The Eurozone got a modest lift Thursday as new surveys showed the economy picking up speed in October, thanks mainly to a rebound in Germany.
Spain's unemployment rate fell to the lowest since the end of 2011 in the third quarter as its economy turned into one of the fastest-growing in the euro region.
Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc., the world's largest fertilizer producer by market value, posted third-quarter profit that was less than expected as lower crop prices eroded farmers' purchasing power.
... * Q1 sales 2.037 billion euros, up 2 pct like-for-like. * Eyes 2014/15 underlying profit growth of 1-3 pct. * Eyes gradual improvement in FY sales in difficult climate.
Tesco Plc (TSCO) Chairman Richard Broadbent will leave after the U.K.'s biggest supermarket company said accounting irregularities started before this year and will impact profit in the second half.