The European Central Bank will temporarily pause its asset purchase program.
Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, says corporations in the west are too focused on the short-term.
Squawk Box Live in Europe tracked the latest news after Turkish forces downed a Russian fighter jet which allegedly entered its airspace.
Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbones, says six percent of the European high yield market is junk and many investors are not being compensated for taking these risks.
European equities opened slightly higher Wednesday after stocks came under pressure on Tuesday, despite rising geopolitical tensions between Russia and NATO member Turkey.
U.K. Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn Statement and spending review will seek to deliver a plan to balance the books by 2020. The FT reports.
The U.S. State Department issued a "worldwide travel alert" late on Monday, in the latest security red flag for global tourism.
An online poll shows that Britons are in favor of exiting the European Union.
German business morale unexpectedly improved in November suggesting company executives are more upbeat despite weaker export prospects in EM.
Squawk Box Live watched as Brussels remained on lockdown for a fourth day, with police still hunting for a prime suspect behind the Paris terror attacks.
Guillaume Menuet, European economist at Citi, says tourism and air travel will be most affected by the recent terror attacks in Europe.
Europe must take "decisive action" to tackle the 900 billion euros ($956 billion) worth of non-performing loans (NPLs) the banks have on their books.
A rare public rift emerged at the core of the European Central Bank on Monday as a key policy-setter said she opposed an extension of money printing.
European markets finished sharply lower on Tuesday after Turkish fighter jets shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who's usually seen as Europe's indispensable leader, is in danger of losing that role.
Head of Market Strategy at Swissquote Bank, Peter Rosenstreich says $1.04 is the next significant level for euro dollar.
Squawk Box Live watched as Brussels in Belgium was under lockdown on Monday after late night raids failed to find a Paris attack gunman.
Manufacturing and services output in the euro zone rose above expectations in November despite the series of terror attacks in Paris.
Moritz Kraemer, chief rating officer for sovereign ratings at S&P, reacts to comments by European Central Bank president Mario Draghi which indicate the potential for further monetary stimulus.
Squawk Box Live in Europe listened in on ECB President Mario Draghi's speech to European bankers in Frankfurt.
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