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The split on a European banking union resurfaced this weekend, with Germany's finance minister warning that the creation of a single banking supervisor and rescue fund for European banks would "take time," while the head of the Eurogroup hoped of a deal before summer.
Harris Georgiades, the Cyprus Finance Minister, tells CNBC that there greatest priority remains doing away with the capital restrictions and they are eager to repair their relationship with Brussels.
Global hotel brands' aggressive expansion in the Arabian Gulf is helping to drive profits and offset markets hit by the Arab uprisings, hotel group CEOs told CNBC.
James Halstead, senior associate at Aviation Economics, discusses the growing interest in airlines as the sector's consolidation is supportive of future price increases.
European shares opened mixed on Monday as European finance ministers were due to meet in Brussels.
Joe Rundle, head of trading at ETX Capital, explains why despite expectations of very slow growth in the UK, the market will continue going higher.
The least lucrative strategy for the investment banks and stockbrokers is "buy and hold" and it's the "buy and hold" investors who have made most of the money so far since those 2012 lows. Steve Sedgwick, Anchor at CNBC Europe writes.
ECB governing council member Ignazio Visco told CNBC that the central bank is "technically prepared" to introduce negative deposit rates.
Peter Toogood, investment services director at OBSR, Old Broad Street Research, comments on the mining sector and explains why mining stocks should never be seen as long-term secular hold.
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta warned his center-right coalition partners on Sunday that the future of the government was at risk following a furious row over Silvio Berlusconi's attacks on magistrates in a rally at the weekend.
Henning Meyer, senior visiting fellow for the department of government at London School of Economics, discusses whether a treaty change is necessary for a European banking union.
Ulrich Leuchtmann, Head of FX Research at Commerzbank says the BoJ's expansionary moves will inevitably mean high yields for Japan.
Mikio Kumada, Executive Director & Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners, discusses his strategy for China and predictions for Europe's economy.
Antonio Fatas, Professor of Economics at INSEAD says a lot of the political debates in Europe have gone away little by little. He says it is time to find ways to bring growth back to Europe's economy.
Over the weekend, Group of 7 (G7) finance officials discussed the low interest rate environment and whether it is posing a risk to global growth. EuroGroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem spoke to CNBC's Julia Chatterley about his thoughts.
Debt-riddled euro-zone nations like Italy have been given some leeway but the pressure is on for them to push through aggressive structural reforms.
The world's largest auction houses will host "blockbuster" sales of contemporary art this week, as buyers' tastes shift away from pre-19th century "Old Masters", a fine art expert told CNBC.
The market recovery which has brought Italy's borrowing costs down over recent months is unlikely to be sustained for long, billionaire investor George Soros said.
The president of the Eurogroup said France must accelerate its reform program after the country was given an extension to meet deficit targets.
The force is coming to Britain. George Osborne, the U.K. finance minister announced on Friday that the next "Star Wars" film will be made in the country.
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Zsolt Papp, global head of emerging market debt portfolio strategies at JPMorgan Asset Management, discusses how emerging markets might react to an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve.
European stocks finished higher on Wednesday after a bumper day of earnings.
Daragh Maher, FX strategist at HSBC, discusses when the Federal Reserve might raise interest rates.