Automated guided vehicles transport shipping containers at the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Survey data showed Tuesday that eurozone manufacturing slowed in September.
LONDON�Britain's budget deficit widened in August compared with a year earlier, a sign the nation's economic recovery has yet to be felt in its public finances.
LONDON (Reuters) - Profit warnings and share-price slides at top UK companies this week have delivered a wake-up call to investors over Britain's persistent valuation premium relative to the rest of Europe.
Barclays has been fined �37.7m for failing to safeguard its clients' money in the largest of more than a dozen penalties handed out by the UK regulator to financial institutions over this issue.
London London's ascendency to first place was put down to big increases in office rents and the pound's strength against the dollar.