PARIS - The euro zone economy grew slightly faster than expected in the last three months of 2013, an official report showed on Friday, bringing welcome news for the global economy amid signs of slowing in the United States and China.
The euro climbed to its highest point against the dollar in more than two years Friday, building on strong gains after the European Central Bank's interest-rate decision and news conference Thursday dimmed expectations for further monetary easing.
LONDON, March 6 (Reuters) - German government bond yields rose and the euro hit a 10-week high against the dollar on Thursday after the European Central Bank took no fresh steps to ease monetary policy in the face of persistently low inflation.
The pound weakened the most in more than a month against the euro as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi raised forecasts for euro-area growth this year, boosting the relative allure of the shared currency. U.K. 10-year bonds fell with German ...