BERLIN - Chemical and oil company BASF is warning that its profits will come in below its previous forecast in the wake of slower global economic growth and industrial production.
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks dipped on Friday, as European bank stress test results due at the weekend and New York City's first case of Ebola prompted investors to lock in profits after the best week for shares in well over a year.
UK economic growth slowed in the three months to September, with the economy expanding by just 0.7%, the Office for National Statistics said.
Mannequins in the window display of a department store in Bremen, northern Germany. A survey shows consumer confidence is set to rebound in November.
ew economic forces are more important than commodity prices. When they rise they transfer riches and power from consumers to producers; when they fall, it is as near as anything in economics to a free lunch for consumers.