United Kingdom


Fugitive Peruvian judge captured in Spain

A fugitive Peruvian Supreme Court justice accused of leading a criminal group that infiltrated the country's judicial system was captured in Madrid on Friday and held on remand by Spanish authorities.

EU urges deeper cuts to France's long-term deficit

The European Commission told France, Spain, Belgium, Portugal and Slovenia on Friday that their 2019 budget proposals did not meet recommended targets for cutting longer-term deficit cycles, but Paris played down the criticism.

Fed minutes, supply push up euro zone bond yields

Government bond yields across the euro area rose on Thursday, pushed up by hints of more rate hikes from the U.S. Federal Reserve and in anticipation of a wave of fresh supply from France, Spain and Italy.