A new survey on job prospects in the UK shows that companies are at their most optimistic about hiring new workers since the onset of recession.
The current economic buzzword is “transition”.
This week Ben Bernanke chairs his last meeting as head of the Federal Reserve – a position that has undoubtedly become the most important job in finance under his tenure.
Interest rates will stay low until Britain enjoys a prolonged period of strong growth, a Bank of England policymaker has said in a speech indicating that historically cheap credit will remain in place well beyond next year.
Bitcoin does not need to replace normal currency in order to have a future, according to an expert on digital currencies from professional services firm Ernst & Young.
Standard & Poor's (S&P) credit ratings agency has lowered its U.S. growth forecast warning of "significant downside risks" from federal spending cuts.
Apple has forced a secure messaging app to remove the ability to send bitcoin payments or be booted off the the iOS App Store.
It's been a good year for the eurozone crisis in the sense that flare-ups have been few and minor.
Britain's economy needs sustained low interest rates to spur growth and repair the stricken banking sector, the Bank of England governor Mark Carney has warned, in a strong rebuttal of critics calling for a rapid rate hike in response to a galloping housing market.
Victims of the biggest theft in bitcoin history tried to put the much vaunted anonymity of the currency to the test as they attempted to recover their stolen money.
Royal Bank of Scotland has warned of a “cataclysmic year” for the global economy, triggered by a slowdown in China, as it urged investors to liquidate all assets apart from high-quality bonds.
Bank of England chief Mark Carney has played down fears that the UK's economic recovery has been based on an unsustainable credit boom.
The price of crude oil could tumble to $20 a barrel in the coming months if China’s currency continues to decline against the US dollar, one of Wall Street’s leading investment banks has predicted.