Asian markets provided a negative lead overnight, slumping on heightened concerns about the health of China's economy

Stock markets fall amid economic uncertainty

20 Aug European stock markets have fallen once again today, as traders reacted to China's economic problems, the outlook for US interest rates, Greek action over its bailout, as well as sliding oil prices.

EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager is investigating whether the deal would lead to higher prices for consumers

EU opens anti-trust probe on FedEx plan to buy TNT

31 Jul The European Union has opened an anti-trust probe into plans by US delivery service giant FedEx to buy Dutch rival TNT Express for €4.4 billion, a key tie-up for the e-commerce delivery business.