Moores in line for England job

2014-04-04 16:00

Lancashire coach Peter Moores has emerged as a leading contender to become the new England cricket coach.

ECB readies back door step to loosen policy

2014-03-03 20:00

The European Central Bank is poised to take action to loosen lending conditions and drag inflation out of a "danger zone" threatens the eurozone's recovery

England 'better off' without KP

2014-02-28 07:34

England's dressing room will be a better place without Kevin Pietersen after the batsman was sacked, Matt Prior has said.

ECB's virtual deterrent still effective

2014-02-12 19:02

The European Central Bank's chosen weapon to preserve the euro remains intact despite sharp criticism by Germany's constitutional court.

ECB to gain sweeping powers over banks

2014-02-07 17:55

The European Central Bank will attain significant powers over the eurozone's commercial banks once it becomes their supervisor later this year.

England call up uncapped trio

2014-02-06 16:31

England have called up the uncapped Moeen Ali, Stephen Parry and Harry Gurney for their ODI tour of the West Indies.

KP's England career is over!

2014-02-04 21:09

Kevin Pietersen's England career came to an abrupt end after ECB officials announced they want to rebuild the side without him.

Giles to succeed Flower?

2014-02-01 09:19

England Cricket Board chairperson Giles Clarke has hinted that Ashley Giles could succeed Andy Flower as Test coach.

The EU's flawed design

2013-11-21 07:25

Leopold Scholtz on why Germany is in the dog box for being too successful.

ECB cuts rates to new low

2013-11-07 18:40

The European Central Bank has cut interest rates to a record low, saying it could take them lower to prevent the eurozone's recovery from stalling.

ECB to put banks and itself to the test

2013-10-17 14:00

The European Central Bank will lay its credibility on the line when it outlines how it will test the health of top eurozone banks, according to a report.

Morris ditches ECB top job

2013-08-26 11:30

Hugh Morris is to stand down as the managing director of England cricket, the England and Wales Cricket Board has said in a statement.

Dollar slips against yen in Asia

2013-07-10 10:37

The dollar has slipped against the Japanese yen in Asia as markets looked for fresh insights on the Federal Reserve's stimulus tapering plans, analysts say.

Monetary divide to drive dollar surge

2013-07-05 19:57

The world should brace for a protracted dollar surge, more strains for developing economies and volatility in global markets, according to a report.

ECB turn down Kaneria appeal

2013-07-02 21:54

The England & Wales Cricket Board has upheld a life ban against Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria for attempted match fixing.

England to host 2019 CWC

2013-05-27 14:09

The International Cricket Council has announced that England will be the host country for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

ECB holds rates at record low

2013-04-04 14:12

The European Central Bank has kept its interest rate at a record low of 0.75%, as it waits to see whether the economy stabilises or start of another downturn.

Patient Cypriots queue as banks reopen

2013-03-28 17:54

Cypriots have queued calmly at banks as they reopened under tight controls imposed on transactions to prevent a run on deposits.

Kaneria seeks compensation

2013-03-07 16:35

Pakistan cricketer Danish Kaneria will seek compensation from English authorities for delaying his appeal against a life ban for fixing.

ECB 2012 net profit increases

2013-02-21 18:47

The European Central Bank says its net profit rose strongly last year, as a result of interest earned on its portfolio of bonds from crisis-ridden countries.

ECB warns of low interest rates

2013-02-18 18:38

The European Central Bank outlined the risks of keeping interest rates low for a long period, suggesting that it is unlikely to slash rates further.

Oil up in Asian trade

2013-02-07 08:01

Oil was up in Asian trade as investors awaited the results of a European Central Bank meeting and the release of trade data from China.

KP signs full England contract

2013-01-09 15:58

Star batsman Kevin Pietersen has rubber-stamped his return to the England set-up by signing a full central contract with the ECB.

ECB depicts bleak 2013

2012-12-06 20:08

The euro zone economy is likely to shrink next year as it has in 2012, the European Central Bank predicts.

Lenders fail to strike Greek debt deal

2012-11-21 07:58

After nearly 12 hours of talks through the night, Greece's international lenders failed to reach a deal to get the country's debt down to a sustainable level.


ECB holds course in face of deflation

2014-04-03 15:01

The European Central Bank has kept interest rates steady despite a fall in inflation to its lowest in over four years.

More Flower power for England

2014-03-03 17:20

Former England coach Andy Flower was appointed England's technical director of elite coaching by the ECB.

England call on Collingwood

2014-02-12 22:08

Former Test batsman Paul Collingwood will join England's coaching staff for their upcoming tour of the West Indies.

KP axed over Cook concerns

2014-02-10 08:18

Kevin Pietersen's England career was brought to an end due to concerns about his support for captain Alastair Cook, the ECB revealed.

ECB remain coy over KP axe

2014-02-06 20:31

England national selector James Whitaker has refused to reveal why Kevin Pietersen's international career had been cut short.

ECB holds rates at record low

2014-02-06 16:07

The European Central Bank has left interest rates unchanged, holding off fresh policy action to combat the threat of deflation.

ECB backs ICC shake-up

2014-02-04 19:38

ECB chairman Giles Clarke has defended the ICC's decision to give Australia, England and India more power in the sport.

England Test legend dies

2013-11-27 20:00

The oldest surviving player to have played in an England Test match, Reg Simpson, has died at the age of 93.

The EU's flawed design

2013-11-21 07:23

Leopold Scholtz on why Germany is in the dog box for being too successful.

Root rewarded with contract

2013-10-22 20:06

Yorkshire and England batsman Joe Root is the new addition as the ECB announced their 11 centrally contracted players for 2013/14.

Strauss for top England job?

2013-09-12 16:30

Andrew Strauss is contemplating applying for the post of the England and Wales Cricket Board's managing director of cricket.

'Low rates build risk for fragile banks'

2013-07-17 11:42

Keeping interest rates low might save the Eurozone's fragile banking system from short-term pain, but it undermines long-term profitability, a report says.

Greece nears new deal for rescue funds

2013-07-07 14:22

Officials say the EU, the IMF and the ECB are in agreement with Greece over a deal aimed at clearing the way for the next instalment of the bailout funds.

Dollar, euro under pressure in Asia

2013-07-04 09:03

The dollar and euro have come under pressure in Asia as political turmoil in Portugal and Egypt sent investors to the safe-haven yen.

ECB not changing rates soon

2013-06-25 18:52

The European Central Bank says it has no intention of altering eurozone interest rates for the time being, as economic conditions remain weak.

Broad: batsmen hold the key

2013-05-14 20:10

Stuart Broad believes England's top-order batsmen hold the key to victory in their upcoming two-Test series with New Zealand.

Elworthy gets top ECB job

2013-04-04 11:17

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has promoted Steve Elworthy to the position of MD of global events and marketing.

Cyprus leader seeks support for bailout

2013-03-18 10:01

President Nicos Anastasiades will attempt to persuade Cypriot lawmakers to back an EU bailout deal that slaps a levy on bank savings, amid fears of a run on accounts if he fails.

Increment contract for Panesar

2013-03-07 15:48

Spinner Monty Panesar has been given an England increment contract for 2012-13 as a reward for his fine recent form.

Fresh unrest erupts at Greek protests

2013-02-20 18:31

Police in Athens have fired tear gas at stone-throwing protestors as thousands of Greeks walked off the job to join the debt-ridden country's first general strike this year and oppose austerity measures.

ECB holds rates despite French concerns

2013-02-07 17:00

The European Central Bank held its key interest rates unchanged despite French concerns that a strong euro could pose a threat to economic recovery.

Asian shares pause, caution before ECB

2013-02-07 07:49

Asian shares and the euro have paused, with investors seeking clues from European Central Bank president Mario Draghi on eurozone growth prospects.

Kaneria's appeal adjourned

2012-12-10 19:16

Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria's appeal against the lifetime ban has been adjourned until the new year.

Giles named Eng ODI coach

2012-11-28 14:32

Ashley Giles will take over as England limited overs head coach, the England and Wales Cricket Board has announced.

Broad adds to England's woes

2012-11-05 11:08

England fast bowler Stuart Broad has suffered a bruised left heel and his progress will be observed over the next couple of days.

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