Friday, September 12, 2014
New policy measures announced by the European Central Bank (ECB) last week do not mark a shift towards a more “Anglo-Saxon” style of policymaking in the eurozone, a top ECB official said Wednesday.
Inflation in Germany, Europe's biggest economy, remained stuck at its lowest level in four and a half years in August, according to final data on Thursday.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
In for a penny, in for a pound.
France's finance minister says the country will miss the European Union's deficit target for three more years and he is lowering growth projections for this year and next.
Italy's economy will register “around zero” growth over the course of 2014, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi admitted on Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
London property is hotter than ever, with Asian investors — especially those from Singapore and Hong Kong — and increasingly confident British buyers snapping up units, consultants say.
The outlook for the German economy, Europe's biggest, brightened on Monday when data showed the country's trade surplus hit a new record in July on the back of booming exports.
British trade union bosses said declining living standards will be the battleground for next year's general election after lashing out against the government's austerity measures at their annual conference this week.
Jerome Kerviel, the French rogue trader who brought one of Europe's biggest banks to the verge of ruin with nearly five billion euros in losses, left prison Monday after winning conditional release.
Monday, September 8, 2014
The Cypriot parliament adopted Saturday a controversial bill to streamline bank foreclosures of bad debts, clearing the way for international lenders to release the next tranche of a 10 billion euro loan.