Posts Tagged ‘continent’

DealBook: European Banks Hunt for Ways to Increase Capital

As many of the Continent’s banks face increased financing costs and limited access to much-needed cash, they are selling assets and raising interest rates on customers in an effort to bolster their balance sheets. View full post on Business Stories

Eurotunnel boosts trains for Olympics

BOOMING demand for travel from the Continent to the London Olympics has encouraged Eurotunnel to bring back one of its mothballed passenger shuttle trains. View full post on Business Stories

Carnival cruises up on choppy day for FTSE 100

As anxieties around European debt contagion intensified, the markets sickened, with indices across the continent taking a turn for the worse. View full post on UK Business Stories