European Markets Shrug Off S&P Downgrades, German Sentiment Jumps

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK

European markets appeared to shrug off a rash of downgrades by the rating agency Standard & Poor's on Tuesday, as improvements in Germany's economic s...

Au Revoir Bazooka: Euro Bailout Fund Downgraded

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK

The eurozone's bailout fund, the European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF) has been downgraded by the rating agency, Standard & Poors (S&P). The mo...

European Bailout Fund Threatened With Credit Downgrade By Standard & Poor's

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK

The European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF), the eurozone's bailout fund, has been threatened with a downgrade by the credit ratings agency Stand...

China News Will Bolster Chancellor's Autumn Statement

Iain Anderson | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Politics
Iain Anderson

One headline this morning is likely to put the biggest smile on the Chancellor's face - news that China is keen to back investment in UK plc.

Markets Rattled As Greece Misses Deficit Target

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 03.12.2011 | UK

Greece has missed a key condition of its bailout package, rattling financial markets and adding to fears that the country will not receive essential a...

The Real Debt Crisis is in the Dis-United States of Europe not the United States of America

Satyajit Das | Posted 11.10.2011 | UK
Satyajit Das

Despite the media and pundit hyperventilation with accompanying hyperbole about the downgrade of US's credit rating, the real issue remains Europe.