Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

World Economy Europe News


  • High-Frequency Traders Face Speed Limits Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 1:33 AM ET

    High-frequency traders are facing "speed limits" on a major trading platform, which is being touted as a template for a regulatory clampdown on computer-driven activity, the FT reports.

  • Italian Government 'Expected': Expert Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 1:30 AM ET
    Italian Government 'Expected': Expert

    David Lea, senior analyst for Europe at Control Risks, says that the makeup of the Italian government has not shown any great surprises but is not likely to last for the long-term.

  • Fed's QE Exit Problem Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 12:45 AM ET
    Fed's QE Exit Problem

    Brendan Brown, Head of Research at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International says the Fed's QE is not stimulating business investment because investors are cautious of an exit.

  • Tracking Market Reaction to Japan's Stimulus Program Sunday, 28 Apr 2013 | 9:05 PM ET
    Markets to Become Less Tolerant of Abe, Kuoda's Aggressive Easing

    Andrew Economos, Head of Sovereign & Institutional Strategy Asia at JP Morgan Asset Management explains why markets will become less tolerant of Abe and Kuroda when it comes to aggressive easing.

  • Two police officers were shot and wounded outside the Italian prime minister's office on Sunday as Enrico Letta's new government was being sworn in around a km (mile) away at the president's palace, RAI state television reported.

  • Icelanders Oust Government Over Austerity Sunday, 28 Apr 2013 | 3:28 AM ET

    Fatigued by years of austerity and swayed by promises of debt relief, Icelandic voters dumped the Social Democrats from power on Saturday,returning a center-right government that ruled over its financial collapse five years ago.

  • Italy Has New Government After 2-Month Stalemate Saturday, 27 Apr 2013 | 7:15 AM ET

    Italy finally has formed a new government, a coalition of Silvio Berlusconi's forces and center-left rivals who forged an unusual alliance to break a two-month stalemate.

  • French Socialists Call Merkel 'Self-Centered' Saturday, 27 Apr 2013 | 12:31 AM ET
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel, speaks in front of a flag of the European Union

    French Socialist Party is pressing President Francois Hollande to toughen his stance towards German Chancellor Angela Merkel who it describes as "self-centered."

  • Will the West Intervene in Syria? Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:40 AM ET
    Will the West Intervene in Syria?

    David Hartwell, senior Middle East and North Africa analyst at IHS, discusses the situation in Syria and says that it would take something "spectacular" to spur the West into a military intervention.

  • Santelli: Whose Euro Is It? Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:35 AM ET
    Santelli: Whose Euro Is It?

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Yra Harris, Praxis Trading, about which European country is really in charge of the euro.

  • European Markets Close Lower Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:31 AM ET
    European Markets Close Lower

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports stocks moved lower after Friday's GDP miss in the U.S.

  • European Market Closes Down Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:30 AM ET
    European Market Closes Down

    European shares closed lower after U.S. growth figures missed expectations pointing to a potential slowdown in the world's biggest economy.

  • Japan Money Repatriation to Impact Europe? Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:05 AM ET
    Japan Money Repatriation to Impact Europe?

    Marc Ostwald, strategist at Monument Securities, discusses the repatriation of Japanese money, as Japanese investors continue to be net sellers of foreign assets, particularly European.

  • Italy Government Could Be Agreed Saturday: Sources Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:31 AM ET

    Italian prime minister-designate Enrico Letta could announce a new government on Saturday and go before parliament to spell out its program early next week, political sources said on Friday.

  • Spain 'Throws in the Towel' on Austerity Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 9:02 AM ET

    Spain will take until 2017 to meet the European Commission's budget deficit target of 3 percent of gross domestic product, the country revealed on Friday.

  • Kenneth Rogoff, Harvard University

    Economists Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff revealed they have received "hate-filled" and "threatening" emails since their influential research on austerity was exposed as containing a error last week.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Lower Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 6:21 AM ET
    Global Markets: European Shares Lower

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on Friday's market moving events from Europe, as stocks shifted lower ahead of first quarter GDP data from the U.S.

  • Trade of the Day: Look for Cyclicality? Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 5:32 AM ET
    Trade of the Day: Look for Cyclicality?

    How do you make money in these markets? Here is what some of the experts on CNBC have been telling us this morning.

  • Why the ECB Needs to Be More Aggressive Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 5:00 AM ET
    Why the ECB Needs to Be More Aggressive

    Chad Morganlander, portfolio manager at Stifel Nicolaus, says the ECB will have to become much more aggressive to match the tone of other central banks in the world.

  • No Such Thing as Austerity in the UK: WPP CEO Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 4:50 AM ET
    Canary Wharf at night.

    The U.K. government has received a damning indictment from the CEO of the world's biggest advertising group, who said that austerity in the U.K. is a falsehood.

Contact Europe News


    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    Please choose a subscription

    Please enter a valid email address
    To learn more about how we use your information,
    please read our Privacy Policy.

Europe Video