The dollar gained against the euro and the British pound on Tuesday as an increase in U.S. existing-home sales and expectations for higher core inflation improved investors' outlook for interest rates.
MOSCOW�The Russian ruble slid to yet another all-time low against the dollar and the euro as investors wait for the latest report on the country's creditworthiness from Standard & Poor's Inc., expected later Friday.
DUBLIN (Reuters) - European bank stress tests have found that Ireland's permanent tsb (PTSB) had a capital shortfall of 800 million euros (630.14 million pounds) to 850 million euros (669.53 million pounds) at the end of 2013, a source familiar with ...
The euro-area economy may have moved one step away from another recession. A Purchasing Managers' Index showed manufacturing in the region unexpectedly grew this month, while Spain's economy showed signs of a further recovery, with third-quarter ...
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The ECB's president warned divided euro zone leaders on Friday they risked "a relapse into recession" if they failed to press ahead with structural economic reforms, a message welcomed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
THE euro crisis never seems to end. From an acute phase of worries about public debt and whether the single currency might break up it has moved on to a chronic condition of near-zero growth and fears of deflation.
(James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own). By James Saft. Oct 23 (Reuters) - The euro, long the beneficiary of central bank reserve buying, may be seeing that support ebb and possibly reverse.
BRUSSELS, Oct 24 (Reuters) - The ECB's president warned divided euro zone leaders on Friday they risked "a relapse into recession" if they failed to press ahead with structural economic reforms, a message welcomed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone leaders sought on Friday to bridge stark differences over how to avoid economic stagnation and deflation in the bloc, with Germany facing fresh calls to soften its budget rigor and spend more.