OECD's Tepid Global Growth Outlook
November 19 2013 9:28 AM
OECD blames slower growth on an emerging-market slowdown, a struggling euro zone, and the political and monetary policy uncertainty in the U.S.
Germany Rocks ZEW Outlook Index, Euro Zone Disappoints
November 19 2013 6:04 AM
While economic outlook improved in Germany and the euro zone, readings showed a not-so-bright economic situation in the present.
Developed World's GDP Growth Slowed In Q3
November 18 2013 8:14 AM
The data underlines the global recovery's fragility and the likelihood that central banks will continue economic stimulus.
Euro Zone Trade Surplus Beats Expectations
November 18 2013 6:41 AM
The surplus widened owing to increased exports and slightly lower imports, with Germany leading the gains.
Ireland Completely Breaking Off From Bailout
November 14 2013 9:54 AM
Scratch Ireland from membership in Europe's infamous "PIIGS," an acronym for five economies that had to be bailed out. The Emerald Isle shines again.
Denmark Slowly Recovering From Housing Slump
November 14 2013 6:36 AM
Capital Economics expects the Danish economy to still fall short of its per-crisis level by 2015 and lag behind its Nordic neighbors.
Euro Zone Economic Recovery Loses Momentum
November 14 2013 5:51 AM
Third quarter GDP figures showed that the bloc is not yet ready to tackle high unemployment and deflation risks.
French Economy Shrinks, Germany Holds On To Growth
November 14 2013 3:11 AM
French GDP missed expectations amid slowing household spending and production of goods and services, and mounting trade deficit.
UK Jobless Rate Fall Kindles Hopes Of Faster Job Creation
November 13 2013 6:31 AM
The latest fall in the unemployment rate suggests it could reach the key 7 percent threshold earlier than expected.
Europe Industrial Data Presents Mixed Picture
November 13 2013 5:39 AM
Industrial production in Europe fell on a monthly basis while annual growth rate beat expectations.
Global GDP Will Fall To 2.9% In 2013
November 12 2013 3:51 PM
The recent recession slowed global GDP growth to 3.2 percent in 2012, and it's still falling.
EBRD Region Is Growing Slower Than Expected
November 12 2013 2:30 PM
A report from the EBRD says that eastern Europe's economy is rebounding but may suffer if Russia continues its downward spiral.
Preview: Euro Zone Barely Sustained Nascent Economic Recovery In Q3
November 12 2013 6:28 AM
In Q3, there may have been a modest pickup in consumer spending, supported by higher consumer confidence.
UK Inflation Lowest Since Last September
November 12 2013 6:00 AM
The rise in UK consumer prices in October was lower than estimated, due to a drop in fuel prices and airfares amid a strong pound.
Iran Sanctions Not To Be Lifted Anytime Soon
November 09 2013 4:08 PM
After years of sanctions Iran is getting closer to having them lifted, all while trying to trade oil for produce with China.
And The King Of Europe's Economy Is?
November 08 2013 3:28 PM
A nation you would not expect, and its top rank is due to strong private consumption.
How Much Is A Worker Worth?
November 08 2013 2:28 PM
The economic value of the average worker in the U.S. is not the same as that of a worker in Switzerland.
S&P Cuts France's Sovereign Debt Rating
November 08 2013 9:26 AM
S&P applauds President Hollande's efforts to tighten fiscal oversight but says this does not go far enough.
Europe Trade Data Shows Mixed Results
November 08 2013 7:32 AM
Germany's trade surplus touched a record high and France's data was disappointing while the UK's trade deficit remain steady.
Where Do Billionaires Live?
November 07 2013 3:17 PM
Cue Frank Sinatra's theme song - the one from the latter part of his career.