Europe

brexit vote

It’s more than stocks or currencies: The global economy could be damaged if the U.K. votes to leave the E.U.

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Stay or go, the market may produce the same result following the U.K.’s referendum on its European Union membership this week, strategists say.

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The risk of a Brexit is a concern for the whole world, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde told CNBC.

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Britain has a “fixation” with next week’s vote on whether the U.K. should exit the European Union trading block, Blackstone chief Steve Schwarzman tells CNBC.

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Markets have been complacent for too long about the possibility of a British exit from the European Union, and last week they proved it. On Friday alone, the pound fell 1.5 percent from peak to trough off the back of a single poll, published in London’s Independent, that gave “leave” a significant lead over “stay” …

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Activist hacking group Anonymous have declared this Friday December 11 a “trolling day” against the so-called terrorist group Islamic State (ISIS) as part of its cyber campaign against the militant Islamist group. In an online message, Anonymous asked people to mock ISIS, or “Daesh” as it is also known in the West (a derogatory term …

Brussels on lockdown

Julia Chatterley reports on the lockdown in Brussels.

Police aid in Brussels

Julia Chatterley reports from Brussels where Belgian police conducted a series of raids.

Paris attack ringleader dead

Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the latest developments out of Paris.

Paris after the attacks

The markets show their fragility as the manhunt for suspects in the Paris attacks continues.

Paris attacks & the Fed

Will the attacks in Paris keep the Federal Reserve from hiking interest rates?

Paris mourns

Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports from Paris where the manhunt is still underway for suspects who carried out Friday’s attack.

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Germany may have a reputation as Europe’s economic stalwart, but a new report says the country is at risk of becoming the region’s money laundering capital. A study by the non-profit group European Network on Debt and Development (Eurodad), says that despite recent revelations over corporate tax dodging, the EU still provides a “wide-range” of …

Tsipras wins Greek elections

Greeks gave Alexis Tsipras a second chance, voting to re-elect him as the country’s prime minister.

Europe’s migrant crisis

Thousands of vehicles and delivery trucks are stuck along one of Britain’s main highways.