German Government To Cut Economic Growth Forecasts
October 10 2014 4:53 AM
This week the International Monetary Fund slashed its German growth forecasts for 2014 and 2015.
German Recession Fears Mount
October 09 2014 6:59 AM
A slump in exports is the latest sign that Europe's largest economy is faltering amid broader euro zone weakness and crises abroad.
Shadow Banks Could Compromise Global Financial Stability
October 08 2014 10:08 AM
A new report by the IMF finds the world's major banks aren't healthy enough to support the global economic recovery alone.
Catalan Separatist Movement Triggers Fall In Bond Yields
October 06 2014 7:49 PM
The Catalan region of Spain will vote on whether to secede Nov. 9.
Bono Charity Says Rich Donor Countries Failed To Meet Aid Targets
October 06 2014 11:22 AM
Only one third of aid from OECD Development Assistance Committee members went to the poorest countries, according to a new report.
German Factory Orders Fell Nearly 6% In August
October 06 2014 9:45 AM
The drop in factory orders, the sharpest since 2009, was driven by weak foreign demand amid tensions with Russia.
Finance Officials Will Warn Of Global Economic Risk Next Week
October 04 2014 5:10 PM
France Defies EU Partners With 'No Austerity' Budget
October 01 2014 5:06 AM
Previously, France had promised EU partners it would bring its deficit below 3 percent by next year.
UK Clocks Strong Growth In Q2
September 30 2014 5:34 AM
Official data showed Britain's economic output exceeded its peak before the 2008-09 recession in the third quarter of 2013.
Harvard Study Explains Why Income Inequality Isn't Wedge Issue
September 29 2014 2:32 PM
Survey data from Harvard offers clues about why economic inequality isn't a bigger issue in the midterm elections.
Obama Says Islamic State Was Underestimated
September 28 2014 5:29 PM
President Obama told "60 Minutes" he put too much trust into the Iraqi army.
Banks Warned: Guard Against 'Shellshock' Or Risk Huge Losses
September 27 2014 12:08 AM
Banks need to update their software immediately to protect against Shellshock, experts say.
ECB To Keep Loose Policy 'For Long Time:' Draghi
September 24 2014 5:12 AM
Draghi has in recent days signaled the bank was ready to use additional unconventional tools to spur inflation and growth.
Feds' Crackdown On Corporate Tax Avoidance Questioned
September 23 2014 3:43 PM
The new rules won’t keep "inverted" companies from using a number of other techniques to reduce their tax bills.
Thousands Decry 'Biggest Threat To Humanity' At People’s Climate March
September 21 2014 12:27 PM
More than 10,000 were expected at the London installment of the People’s Climate March series around the world Sunday.
Spanish Regional President Calls Vote On Independence
September 21 2014 10:10 AM
The wealthy industrial region of Catalonia could hold a vote on independence similar to the one in Scotland.
EU Welcomes Scotland 'No' Vote
September 19 2014 6:36 AM
EU officials were worried that the Scottish referendum, if it resulted in a "Yes" vote, would set an undesirable precedent and destabilize the region.
If Scotland Had Voted "Yes," What Would Happen To The Economy?
September 18 2014 3:52 PM
Scotland and the UK would have a host of thorny issues to hammer out before the breakaway became official.
Scottish Independence Could Mean Pricier Scotch
September 18 2014 2:51 PM
Scotch whisky prices could see a spike if Scotland votes for independence from the U.K. Thursday.
'Anybody Who Says We’re Not Still Relevant, They’re Wrong'
September 17 2014 2:40 PM
In a gathering that gets smaller every year, about two dozen advocates met on Wednesday for Occupy Wall Street's third anniversary.