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Swiss Prepare Army for Euro Zone Fallout

The Alps - Krzysztof Isbrandt

With anti-austerity protests across Europe resulting in civil unrest, Switzerland is taking unusual precautions to prepare its army for a refugee crisis or the possibility of protests at home created by a financial crisis.

UK Inflation Falls to Lowest Since November 2009

Bank England Cash Vault Still

UK inflation fell to its lowest in almost three years in September, easing the pressure on cash-strapped consumers. But there was a sting in the tail for people on benefits, as last month's inflation numbers will be used to set payouts.