The European Commission hailed the overnight agreement by finance ministers for a new system to deal with failing banks as an "unprecedented" achievement.
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Sunday 24 February 2013
Saturday 16 February 2013
Tension builds over Japan's efforts to drive down yen, but ministers resist crackdown
Friday 15 February 2013
Global finance ministers braced for more skirmishes today in a week of simmering tension over “currency wars” as the G20 gathered in Moscow.
Tuesday 12 February 2013
Monday 11 February 2013
The world’s biggest nations will struggle to raise an extra $8 trillion (£5.1 trillion) in badly needed investment without “far-reaching reform” of the global financial system, a panel of international experts warned today.
Thursday 07 February 2013
The former Anglo Irish Bank is to be liquidated after emergency laws were enacted in Ireland overnight.
Tuesday 05 February 2013
Monday 04 February 2013
Spain was yanked back closer to the danger zone as financial markets reacted badly to accusations of corruption made at the weekend against Mariano Rajoy's ruling Popular Party.
Friday 01 February 2013
Recent months have seen a marked calming of the crisis that, as recently as last summer, threatened to pitch Greece out of the eurozone and its remaining members – if not the entire world – into chaos.
Saturday 26 January 2013
Europe banks rally and sterling takes tumble in latest blow to Chancellor
Friday 18 January 2013
North Sea drilling revival
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
Tom Daley ‘is gay because his father died’ says UK evangelist
Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
David Cameron takes his biggest gamble yet as he gets tough on Europe over immigration
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
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