- Spain Formally Exits 2-Year-Long Recession
October 30 2013 5:46 AM
The economic growth was attributed to developments in the country’s external sector.
- Italy’s Business Confidence Drops In October
October 28 2013 5:49 AM
Business confidence climate saw a decline in the service and retail trade sectors, causing the overall index to fall.
- UK Q3 GDP Growth Highest Since 2010
October 25 2013 7:12 AM
The UK may have grown the fastest among the world's top seven economies in the September quarter, according to analysts.
- German IFO Index Drops Unexpectedly In October
October 25 2013 5:14 AM
The decline highlights the fragile recovery in the euro zone's biggest economy.
- Euro Zone Service Sector Disappoints In October
October 24 2013 6:25 AM
However, the poor performance may be a blip and should not raise doubts about the euro zone's overall recovery.
- Spain Escapes Two Years Of Recession
October 23 2013 4:12 PM
Does Spain's emergence from recession mean its austerity gets the credit? Or did austerity delay the recovery?
- UK H2 Growth Could Beat Previous Estimates
October 23 2013 6:20 AM
The bank's policy meeting also showed concern about the short-term future of the euro zone and the impact of the U.S. government shutdown.
- 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.