Eurozone inflation slides into ‘danger zone’: ECB Separate figures show that unemployment in the region fell slightly to 11.5% in June compared to 11.6% in May.
German machinery industry says Russia sanctions hinder sales Russia was Germany's 11th-biggest trading partner last year, well behind the top four of France, the Netherlands, China and the U.S.
Sony reports surprise eightfold jump in quarterly profit Analysts surveyed by FactSet had forecast a loss. Quarterly sales climbed nearly 6 percent to 1.81 trillion yen ($17.6 billion).
Argentina defaults for second time in 13 years "Unfortunately, no agreement was reached and the Republic of Argentina will imminently be in default," Daniel Pollack said.