Tag: Europe’s economy


Europe’s Economy Contracts as Tough Winter Looms

October 24, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Business activity in Europe fell for a fourth straight month in October, according to new surveys, pointing to a potential slowdown in global economic growth as higher prices and interest rates weaken consumer demand. The surveys come as Europe enters […]

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World shares skid following grim news on US, EU economies

May 1, 2020

Via: ABC News

Shares dropped in Europe and Asia on Friday after the latest data drove home the extent of economic carnage from the coronavirus pandemic. Many world markets were closed for May Day holidays. Britain’s FTSE 100 sagged 2% to 5,781.91 while […]


Business activity plummets, but markets rally on Fed support

March 24, 2020

Via: ABC News

Europe’s economy could shrink by some 10% this year as efforts to contain the spread of the virus outbreak cause a collapse in commercial activity. Yet markets were up sharply on Monday – extending weeks of stunning volatility – as […]