Wednesday July 01, 2015
The Eurogroup of eurozone finance ministers has agreed that there can be no further discussion of credit for Greece until after Sunday's referendum.
Tuesday June 30, 2015
Puerto Rico's governor is preparing to inform the rest of the US commonwealth that it cannot pay its $72bn (€64bn) debts.
Monday June 29, 2015
Tens of thousands of Greeks rallied today to back their left-wing government's rejection of a tough international bailout.
Saturday February 21, 2015
Malta's Minister for Home Affairs and National Security says it will be up to technical experts to decide if a former Irish naval vessel is suitable for rescuing refugees off its coast.
Friday February 06, 2015
Standard and Poor's has downgraded Greece's credit rating to B-, just one notch above the range indicating vulnerability to a default.
Thursday February 05, 2015
The European Central Bank has given the green light to make up to €60bn in emergency liquidity available to Greek banks, according to a source close to a national central bank.
Wednesday February 04, 2015
The European Central Bank is suspending a waiver allowing Greek banks to use government debt as collateral for loans, depriving the banks of a key avenue to much-needed cash.
Tuesday January 27, 2015
Ratings agency S&P has cut Russia's sovereign credit rating to junk status, bringing it below investment grade for the first time in a decade.
Wednesday January 14, 2015
Tesco received a fresh blow today when Standard & Poor's down graded the retailer's credit rating to non-investment grade, or "junk" status.
Friday January 09, 2015
The downgrading of Tesco's debt to "junk" status could limit its negotiating power on potential asset sales.