Archive Europe: Economy


  • Greece's deadline is looming

    Steven Englander, global head of G10 FX strategy at Citi, discusses the Greek debt negotiations are how they are impacting markets.

  • How the EU impacts the Fed rate hike

    David Scranton, CEO of Advisors Academy, discusses how Europe's stimulus is affecting the Federal Reserve's decision to raise rates.

  • UK inflation falls again: Reaction

    Annual consumer price inflation in the U.K. came in at 0.3 percent in January -- its lowest level since records began. CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi discusses.

  • Fuel, food driving down UK prices: Economist

    James Knightley, U.K. economist at ING, says that falling oil and food prices were the main factors behind the fall in U.K. annual inflation.

  • How long can Greece stay afloat?

    Discussing Greece's debt negotiations, Azad Zangana, European economist at Schroders, says it's likely there will be some extension to the country's current bailout program.

  • A pro-government rally in front of the Greek Parliament in Athens, Greece on February 16, 2015

    Negotiations between Greece's new government and euro zone ministers all come down to who blinks first.

  • Greek deal likely to materialize this week: BofA

    Adarsh Sinha, co-head of Asia Rates and Currencies Strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, explains why Greece and its international creditors will reach an agreement this Friday.

  • Greece needs a 'material' debt haircut: Pro

    Nicholas Ferres, investment director, Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments, explains why the euro zone may have to accept a haircut or forgiveness of Greece's staggering debt.

  • Protesters gather at Trafalgar Square to support the newly elected government officials in Greece to negotiate a better deal with the European Union with regards to the Greek national debt crisis.

    With the deadline looming, will Greece and the euro zone reach an agreement by the end of this week?

  • This expert is increasing exposure to Europe

    Low risk of a Greek credit crisis and improving fundamentals are reasons to invest in Europe, says David Gaud, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Fund Manager at Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management.

  • Greeks gather on February 16, 2015 in front of the parliament during a pro-government demonstration in Athens.

    Greece rejected a proposal to request a six-month extension of its international bailout package as "unacceptable", stalling talks.

  • The difference that Greece, EU need to bridge

    While Greece will like to keep coming back to the negotiation table, the euro zone is aiming for a "clear cut deal", says Sean Darby, global head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies.

  • Greek talks breakdown sparks market jitters

    Fariborz Moshirian, director of the Institute of Global Finance at the University of New South Wales, says markets fear a repeat of 2008's Lehman Brothers' collapse if the debt talks in Brussels stall.

  • When it comes to Greece, EU will back down: Pro

    The euro zone will likely give more concessions as Greece is symbolic in keeping the single currency bloc together, Michael Yoshikami, CEO and founder of Destination Wealth Management.

  • A citizen passes by graffiti against the IMF on February 10, 2015 in Athens, Greece.

    The word paradox has its roots in Greek – and watching the Greek government’s efforts to negotiate less punishing debt conditions, you can see why.

  • Barroso: Bad to question euro zone rules

    José Manuel Durao Barroso, former president of the European Commission and visiting professor of international economic policy at Princeton University says that it would be "a huge mistake" for the euro zone to allow one country to bend the basic euro zone rules.

  • European markets end lower; Greece down 4%

    European markets ended slightly lower Monday as investors focused on fresh Russian sanctions from the European Union and negotiations between Greece and the rest of the euro zone over its debts.

  • Will Greece and EU strike a deal?

    Discussing the Greek debt negotiations, Michael Gallagher, director of research at Idea Global, says we're getting closer to a deal, hopefully within the next week.

  • The latest additions to the EU's list of those Russians and Ukrainians who have had their European assets frozen, include a famous crooner.

  • Why Greece and the EU won't agree

    Discussing the Greek debt negotiations, Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 FX strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, tells CNBC why he doesn't think a deal will be made on Monday.

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