Sovereign debt among many countries in Europe is running dangerously high. If any country defaults, it poses a threat to the rest of the eurozone and to the single currency itself. And if the euro collapses, it would have enormous consequences for world markets, the global economy - and your wealth.
The eurozone’s problems all stem from the single currency, says Bengt Saelensminde. What Europe needs is a handicapping system.
A third recession in the eurozone could be on the cards, economic data continues to disappoint.
There are plenty of things that could be to blame for the markets’ current slump. But one thing stands out, says John Stepek. The eurozone crisis is back.
The eurozone is starting to resemble Japan as the currency union’s feeble recovery takes a turn for the worse.
The European Central Bank’s latest plan to boost the economy has failed. That means opportunities for investors. Matthew Partridge looks at two ways you could profit.
Ireland’s growth rates resemble its glory days a decade a go.
Mario Draghi surprised markets with a round of stimulus measures – but it was a far cry from full-blown money-printing.
The ECB’s surprise rate cut and debt-buying scheme mean just one thing for investors, says John Stepek: buy European stocks.
The Italian government has come under renewed pressure to reform as the economy lapses back into recession.
The collapse of Banco Espirito Santo has raised fears there could be other nasty surprises lurking in Europe’s banking sector.