- Russia's Reliance On Oil Could Cost It Dearly
October 22 2013 3:47 PM
Russia relies on oil for 50 percent of its revenue, so what is it going to do when -- or if -- Iranian oil hits the market again?
- UK Retail Sales Beat Expectations
October 17 2013 6:04 AM
Retail sales in U.K. rebounded, aided by strong consumer spending, underscoring signs of sustained economic recovery in the country.
- Will Governments Start To Come After Your Savings?
October 16 2013 1:30 PM
Five years after the global financial crisis, the IMF is suggesting states place a 10% tax on all households.
- Euro Zone Annual Inflation Slows, Trade Surplus Rises
October 16 2013 6:53 AM
A few days ago, the ECB's Mario Draghi identified base effect, food prices and the exchange rate as causes for driving down inflation.
- How Popular Is Online Shopping In The EU?
October 15 2013 3:29 PM
Nearly 60 percent of EU Internet users make purchases online.
- Budget Minister says Ireland has "A Fair Wind at its Back" for Next Fiscal Year.
October 15 2013 1:21 PM
A positive budget report shows more government cuts and tax increases, which means they're on a bumpy but straight path to exiting bail-out.
- Brazil May Buy Russian Weapons To Secure The World Cup
October 15 2013 6:17 AM
Does Russian defense minister's visit mean that Moscow is in and Boeing is out when it comes to lucrative arms sales to Brazil?
- German ZEW Sentiment At Its Highest In 3 Years
October 15 2013 6:09 AM
While German sentiment shot up, inflation in the UK inched up but not enough to convince analysts to mark the start of an upward trend.
- Aug. Euro Zone, EU Factory Production Beat Estimates
October 14 2013 11:11 AM
Industrial production in 17-bloc euro area and 28-nation European Union topped expectations.
- Richer Getting Richer - Soon There'll Be Trillionaires: Credit Suisse
October 11 2013 6:33 AM
The world will have 11 trillionaires within two generations, according to Credit Suisse research.
- September Inflation Drops In Italy, Spain; Remains Flat In Germany
October 11 2013 6:16 AM
While inflation in Germany, Italy and Spain rose in September on a yearly basis, the rate of increase slowed compared to August.
- Greek Jobless Rate Not Getting Better
October 10 2013 8:27 AM
The July unemployment rate in the struggling nation was 10 percent higher than it was in the same period last year.
- Capital Controls Keep Iceland Hanging On
October 09 2013 12:50 PM
Five years after the financial crisis, Iceland is still struggling with its huge debts, but for now its capital controls are keeping it afloat.
- UK Data Disappoints, German IP Surprises
October 09 2013 8:04 AM
Analysts view weak British industry data as a temporary blip while short-term prospects for German industry are seen to be positive.
- Germany, France Trade Data Beat Estimates
October 08 2013 4:23 AM
Both Germany and France recorded better-than-expected trade balance reports for August 2013.
- The Wacky World Of The Government Shutdown
October 07 2013 3:35 PM
The Canadian border is unguarded, cemeteries in Europe are shut and at least one bank is easing overdraft penalties.
- Greece Predicts Its Emergence From Recession In 2014
October 07 2013 10:00 AM
Greece also plans to return to bond markets in the second half of 2014.
- EU Second-Quarter GDP Growth Revised Down
October 07 2013 5:52 AM
The EU quarterly GDP growth was revised down to 0.3 percent from 0.4 percent, but the euro zone's growth was unchanged at 0.3 percent.
- Wiring Money Home A Lifeline For The Developing World
October 04 2013 11:52 AM
In the next three years, remittances to developing countries will rise by $140 billion as global migration soars.
- Euro Zone Service Sector, Retail Sales Pick Up Pace
October 03 2013 6:08 AM
Euro Zone PMI data showed a steady, Germany-led recovery, and retail sales also soundly beat growth expectations.