Germany set to back EU Russian sanctions

Burden must be spread across bloc, says Steinmeier

EU banking union faces legal challenge

German constitutional court to rule on validity of arrangement

The west risks collateral damage by punishing Russia

If you want to know how sanctions will affect the global economy, it is best to follow the money

Top UK chairmen back EU renegotiation

Disenchantment with status quo among FTSE 100 groups

Cameron attacked over oligarch’s gift

Miliband says UK prime minister has ‘questions to answer’

EU chiefs back tough new Russia curbs

Van Rompuy and Barroso call for approval of ‘phase three’ sanctions

Grieving Dutch rethink Russian relations

National shock at airline deaths undermines usual pragmatism

German industry softens sanctions stance

Cordes urges Putin to ‘get some influence’ with rebels

US says Russia fired artillery at Ukraine

State department cites ‘new evidence’ linking Moscow to conflict

Service industry gives eurozone a boost

Periphery PMI grows at fastest pace for seven years

Europe needs a lesson in deterrence

Europeans have been slow to recognise the world as it is

ECB hacked in attempt to extort cash

How would Scotland join the EU?

When and how cannot be answered definitively before the vote

EU’s ‘covered bond’ decline is no loss

Regulators want switch to asset-backed securities for bank funding

EU to weigh extensive sanctions on Russia

Bundesbank chief urges UK to stay in EU

Weidmann invokes Churchill in call for ‘European family’

EU energy plan targets Russian gas links

Brussels commission backs 30% efficiency goal for 2030

Obama pressed to act against Russia

US president accused of weakness in Ukraine crisis

EU rifts scupper new Russia sanctions

Push for arms embargo on Moscow fails

Bank union seen as risk to voice at EU

Eurozone project to drain UK influence