Europe's recovery this year will not be straightforward, according to Axel Weber, the chairman of UBS, who warned against complacency in the euro zone with banking stress tests and anti-EU sentiment waiting to derail modest growth.
Bitcoin investors were left frustrated Thursday as a planned resumption of withdrawals from major exchange Mt Gox hit a hitch with the Tokyo-based company blaming a security breach for the delay.
Storage company Shurgard has revealed that three quarters of Brits say property prices mean they cannot afford the space they need.
The U.K. unemployment rate rose in the three months to December, edging up to 7.2 percent compared with 7.1 percent in the three months to November, according to the Office for National Statistics.
Asking prices for U.K. houses jumped above £250,000 ($419,050) in February, up 6.9 percent on the same time last year, marking the highest annual increase for more than six years in a fervent UK property market, according to a new study.
Major bitcoin exchange Mt Gox announced on Monday that users should soon be able to withdraw funds from their accounts amid growing tensions and a price collapse for the virtual currency.
Heavy storms that have flooded around 6,000 U.K. homes could knock more than 1 percent off economic growth, a U.K. economist told CNBC on Monday.
The U.S. is at risk of becoming a "Downton Abbey" economy, as the gap between the top 1 percent and the poor widens, former US treasury secretary Larry Summers has warned.
While operating more than an entire percentage point below its potential growth rate, the U.S. economy still raised its business sector employment by nearly 2 million people over the last twelve months.
Suspension of the debt limit and a series of tough economic reports are setting the stage in DC for the midterm elections, POLITICO's Ben White says.
The economy has had a sluggish start to the year, a business lobby group has said.
It will probably be “no change” at the Bank of England this week, with policymakers expected to keep interest rates at their historic low again.
US economic growth missed expectations in the fourth quarter, reinforcing fears that the Federal Reserve was too hasty last month when it raised rates for the first time in almost a decade.