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European Markets Tumble

Reuters | Posted 12.16.2014 | Business

* FTSEurofirst 300 falls 1 pct, hits 13-month low * Euro zone banking index falls 2.7 percent * Getinge slumps 15 pct af...

What They Aren't Telling Us About European Unity

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 03.23.2013 | World
Gemma Godfrey

Huge strides forward in Europe and subsequent market rallies have raised hopes for the region. So is the road to recovery now clear or are significant risks still present? Crucially, what are the key areas of conflict we should be watching closely and which are 'red herrings'?

Stocks Plunge As Europe Reveals Bad Economic News

Reuters | Posted 11.07.2012 | Business

* Energy shares weak after election result * Investors turn focus to looming fiscal cliff * Indexes off:...

China Stimulus Package Spurs Stock Surge

AP | PAN PYLAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — Stock markets in Europe and Asia rebounded Wednesday amid mounting hopes that China will soon announce a big stimulus package that coul...

US-Style Capitalism Criticized, Europeans Take Comfort In Social-Market Economy

Wall Street Journal | JOELLEN PERRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A day after Chinese and Russian leaders blamed a free-wheeling U.S. financial system as the source of the global economic crisis, Europeans here are t...

World stocks lower on recession fears

AP | PAN PYLAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — World stock markets were mostly lower Tuesday on renewed fears about the U.S. economy after a number of high-profile U.S. companies war...

Markets Enter Second Week Of Global Turmoil

AP | TOBY ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — Global market turmoil extended into a second week as European and Asian markets tumbled Monday in the wake of Wall Street's drop on Fri...

Congress Seeking New Stimulus Package To Jolt Slumping Economy

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — House Democratic and Republican leaders appeared close to agreement with the White House Wednesday night on a significantly reworke...

World Markets Still Volatile

AP | TOBY ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — European shares dropped sharply Wednesday while Asian shares rose in a volatile market mix as investors digested the U.S. Federal Reser...