ECB stimulus surprise sends stock markets sliding
European stock markets have fallen and the euro has soared following the economic stimulus measures announced by the European Central Bank. After initially rising following the broader than expected package, Frankfurt closed down 2.3%, Paris ended ...
ECB cuts eurozone interest rate to zero to jump-start economy
The 12 hottest Nordic fintech startups
... countries ? Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, and Finland ? also have a flourishing scene. The region is already home to a so-called fintech "unicorns" ? startups worth over $1 billion. We've rounded up the 12 most exciting fintech businesses ...
UK apprenticeships plan attacked by key employer groups
But as an initial consultation on the levy closes on Friday, two leading business groups have expressed scepticism. One main concern is that employers could rebadge existing jobs as apprenticeships to meet training targets and recoup the costs of the levy.