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  1. Business - Economy - MACROSCOPE

    Uncertainties cloud outlook for UK economy and pound

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:12am by DAVID BROWN

    ... David Brown Britain could become an economic backwater with a doomed currency if Scotland wins independence and the country leaves the EU Uncertainties cloud outlook for UK economy and pound Financial markets have a deep aversion to uncertainty. In the coming months, the British economy and the pound will be sucked into a vortex of the unknown. It is not just a possible shock ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance

    ECB keeps interest rates at record-low as Ukraine casts cloud over Europe

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 04:28am by Reuters

    ... held borrowing rates as it pinned its hopes on lending measures to bolster a struggling euro-zone economy facing further damage from the Ukraine conflict. The ECB left its main refinancing rate ... "The available information remains consistent with our assessment of a continued moderate and uneven recovery of the euro-area economy with low rates of inflation and subdued monetary ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - MACROSCOPE

    Will Europe's banking 'big bang' help loosen lending?

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 05:15am by Reuters

    ... Paul Taylor Central bank's supervision and tough scrutiny of euro zone's battered banks may not be enough to get credit flowing back into the real economy Will Europe ... year's balance sheet. Ironically, some of those issues may come to a head in Germany, Europe's biggest and most robust economy. Despite restructuring, some of the six Landesbanken regional ...

  4. Business - Economy

    Stalling economy highlights tricky Swiss balancing act

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... Catherine Bosley Surprise slowdown points to need to boost exports, but EU-Russia tensions have also boosted the franc amid grim outlook for region Stalling economy highlights tricky Swiss balancing act The Swiss economy unexpectedly stalled in the second quarter of this year as stagnating growth in the euro zone hurt exports. Swiss gross domestic product was unchanged in the three ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Europe's jittery markets find their feet while the economy stumbles along

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 10:03pm by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... Europe's jittery markets find their feet while the real economy stumbles along As 2013 draws to a close, it appears that the worst of the crisis in Europe's ailing single currency area has ... of a tale of two halves. The second half, and the one which is far more troubling, is the state of Europe's economy. While there has been a dramatic improvement in investor sentiment towards ...

  6. Business - Economy

    US economy outshines Europe's despite shutdown saga

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 02:53pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Jump in share prices once political impasse ended reflected optimism about US resilience with Fed seen holding off on end to tapering U.S. economy outshines Europe's despite shutdown saga If Wall Street’s record high on Friday is a signpost, the US economy has every chance of pulling further ahead of a stuttering Europe despite new battles to come ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Trade boost fails to dispel fears over contraction in German economy

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:10am by Reuters

    ... is not seriously hurting Europe's largest economy but failing to dispel concerns of a contraction in the second quarter. Seasonally adjusted imports rose 4.5 per cent in June, their strongest ... to a poll of economists, the preliminary GDP data is expected to show the economy stagnated in the second quarter after powering ahead in early 2014 owing to mild weather. But many economists now ...

  8. Business - Economy

    On the edge of calamity

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Kevin Rafferty As the antics in euro la-la land continue, the region's leaders are putting the global economy and the livelihoods of billions under threat On the edge of calamity ... and European leaders. But the bigger, wider, more dangerous issue is that while the Euroland leaders play their children's games of bluff, they are putting the global economy in danger ...

  9. Business - Companies

    McDonald’s signals weak 2013 as US rivals, Europe economy bite

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 11:34am by Reuters

    ... in Europe. The world’s biggest restaurant chain by sales reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit and said it expects global same-restaurant sales in July to be relatively flat, sending its ... the well-regarded McDonald’s chief executive a pass for a bit longer: “I don’t see an operator in the United States or Europe really tearing it up.” In the second quarter ended June 30, global sales ...

  10. News - World - EUROPE

    Jobless figures reinforce EU's north-south gap

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in London Europe's north-south gap on jobs widens Europe's economic gloom has deepened on the back of news that unemployment in the 17-nation euro zone hit ... to Eurostat, there were 2.2 million more people out of work in September than a year ago in the 17 nations that share the euro currency. Since then, a number of those economies have tumbled back ...




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