LONDON Lithuania will keep increasing military spending after hitting NATO's recommended level of 2 percent of economic output in the next two years, its finance minister said, as Russia builds up capabilities on the borders of its Baltic neighbors.
LONDON Sterling strengthened versus the dollar and the euro on Monday, bouncing back from a three-week low as investors eyed coming inflation data that could revive bets on eventually tighter Bank of England policy.
LONDON Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau said on Friday he could not judge the likelihood of the United States introducing a new border tax following meetings with U.S. officials this week.
LONDON Major central banks need to plan ahead and work more closely together to ensure the world's bank funding markets do not freeze up again in future financial crises, the Bank for International Settlements said on Thursday.
LONDON World stocks dipped on Friday as investors locked in some of the more than 6 percent gain that has given them their best start to a year since 2012, while the dollar inched towards what could be its strongest week of 2017 so far.
LONDON European stocks have had their best week in over a year as fading faith in the Trump trade has pushed investors across the Atlantic to where the euro and the region's economy may be heading higher.
LONDON, March 30 South Africa's rand recouped some losses on Thursday from a three-day dive as the future of the country's finance minister remained uncertain, while Czech crown watchers were waiting for signals on when its peg to the euro might be removed.
LONDON S&P Global saw no surprises in the launch of Britain's divorce from the EU, and nothing has happened in recent months to make the agency rethink its negative rating outlook on the country, its top sovereign analyst said on Thursday.
LONDON Euro zone stocks and bonds rallied on Thursday as banks snapped up almost quarter of a trillion euros of interest-free European Central Bank cash in what the ECB hopes will be the last outing for one of its main crisis-fighting tools.
LONDON With the Czech Republic's 3-1/2-year old currency cap expected to be removed within months, 'fair value' calculations suggest the crown will not rise much more than 5 percent against the euro.