European stock markets

The Greek market is collapsing – is this a buying opportunity?

Greek stocks have slid by a third in recent months. Matthew Partridge looks at what’s gone wrong, and whether it’s time to buy, or steer well clear.

Forget Russia – here’s where to put your money in eastern Europe

Turkey is a modern, prosperous nation with plenty of interesting stocks, says David Thornton. Here he picks the best way to buy in.

Capital flees Russia – the ruble falls

Russia’s ruble has sunk to new lows this year under the weight of international sanctions.

Good news for investors – the latest effort to save Europe has flopped

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.

ECB rescue: less to it than meets the eye

Mario Draghi surprised markets with a round of stimulus measures – but it was a far cry from full-blown money-printing.

Place your chips in the east

Putin is trying to reassert Russian power, with eastern Europe caught in the sanctions crossfire, but the region has potential, says Matthew Partridge.

Europe takes yet another step closer to money-printing – keep buying

The ECB’s surprise rate cut and debt-buying scheme mean just one thing for investors, says John Stepek: buy European stocks.

Germany bans taxi app Uber

US taxi app Uber has fallen foul of Germany red-tape laws.

Hollande sacks his government

French president François Hollande has sought to quell dissent over the government’s economic policy.

What’s bad for Europe’s workers is good for shareholders

European economies may well go into terminal decline, says Matthew Lynn. But that’s no reason for investors to panic.

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