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  • Global Markets Update Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 6:10 AM ET
    Global Markets Update

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including Cyprus.

  • Thai Acquisition Puts Prudential in ‘Sweet Spot’

    Prudential, Britain's largest insurer, has been fined 30 million pounds ($45.5 million) for failing to tell the UK financial regulator about its ill-fated takeover attempt of Asian rival AIA.

  • Hey Euro Zone, You Overrate Yourself: Moody’s Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 5:22 AM ET
    E.U. Flags

    The euro zone's awkward handling of Cyprus's bailout puts extra pressure on the bloc's sovereign ratings and shows policymakers overestimate their ability to contain the crisis, credit agency Moody's said.

  • Could Billions of Euros Have Escaped Cyprus? Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 5:05 AM ET
    Could Billions of Euros Have Escaped Cyprus?

    Bill Blain, senior fixed income broker at Mint Partners, explains that while Cyprus is now "a done deal", one of the remaining big issues will be finding out how much money managed to escape the island despite banks being closed.

  • Investing in the Environment Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 4:30 AM ET
    Investing in the Environment

    Nino Tronchetti Provera, CEO of Ambienta SGR, tells CNBC that Europe is leading the way in energy efficiency and these technologies are being exported to the emerging markets.

  • Market Has Become More Defensive: CIO Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 4:00 AM ET
    Market Has Become More Defensive: CIO

    Lucy MacDonald, CIO of Allianz Global Investors, tells CNBC that there could be a big structural shift out of bonds, but there is no evidence it is happening yet.

  • From Finance to Sex Therapy: London Bankers Escape Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 3:44 AM ET

    With thousands of jobs axed and many more under threat in London's financial center, City workers are leading an exodus from the City as they consider alternative careers and dramatic life changes.

  • Europe's Energy Demand Remains Weak: Pro Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 3:15 AM ET
    Europe's Energy Demand Remains Weak: Pro

    Neil Atkinson, director of energy research at Datamonitor, tells CNBC that despite the Cyprus crisis energy demand out of Europe remains weak in contrast to elsewhere.

  • Italy Still Far From Government, New Elections Loom Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 2:13 AM ET

    A new Italian government is still a long way off and the country may be headed for fresh elections, a senior official of Silvio Berlusconi's center-right party said.

  • Germany's Problem: It Exports to Europe Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 2:00 AM ET
    Germany's Problem: It Exports to Europe

    Paul Donovan, global economist at UBS, tells CNBC that two years of negative growth in a row in the euro zone takes 'monumental policy incompetence to achieve'.

  • The Negative Side Effects of Cyprus Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 1:45 AM ET
    The Negative Side Effects of Cyprus

    Ulrich Leuchtmann, Head of FX Research at Commerzbank talks about how the Cyprus situation is affecting FX markets. CNBC's Carolin Roth also joins in the discussion calling in from Nicosia.

  • Cyprus Capital Controls A Strange Precedent Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 1:03 AM ET
    Cyprus Capital Controls A Strange Precedent

    Andrew Freris, Chief Investment Advisor for Asia at BNP Paribas Wealth Management says capital controls in Cyprus sets a strange precedent within they Euro.

  • U.S. Stocks to Perform Well, But Not For The Right Reasons: Pro

    Jim Rickards, Senior Managing Director at Tangent Capital discusses his expectations for the situation in Cyprus. He further explains why he expects U.S. stocks to do well for the rest of the year.

  • Cyprus is a Distraction From Italy: Analyst Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 8:10 PM ET
    Italy A Bigger Problem For Euro Zone: Analyst

    Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura, says the Cyprus situation has distracted markets from the continuing political uncertainty in Italy, which has far bigger implications for the bloc.

  • Cyprus Deal Broke Many Taboos: Pro Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 7:05 PM ET
    Cyprus Deal Broke Many Taboos: Pro

    David Mann, Head of Regional Research for Asia at Standard Chartered, says the Cyprus deal has broken a lot of taboos and sets a dangerous precedent for future bank rescues.

  • See You in Court: Russians May Sue Over Cyprus Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 5:31 PM ET
    Bank of Cyprus employees move demonstration from their headquarters to the Central Bank of Cyprus (the buildings are next door to each other).  They chanted "resign, resign, resign" - calling for the Governor of the Central Bank to step down.

    Russian businesses and banks that face losses from the Cyprus bailout are considering legal action but may have a hard time making a case.

  • Cyprus Bailout: Contagion or Containment? Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 4:25 PM ET
    Cyprus Bailout: Contagion or Containment?

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the crisis in Cyprus, saying banks hope to reopen on Thursday. Anthem Blanchard, Anthem Vault CEO and Stephen Freedman, UBS, discuss what impact the situation is having on global markets.

  • Cyprus Banks to Reopen Thursday Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 2:00 PM ET
    Cyprus Banks to Reopen Thursday

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the crisis in Cyprus, saying more and more of the message of self-reliance and not overspending is being imposed. The "Street Signs" crew reacts.

  • Cyprus Jitters: How It Could Still Go Wrong Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 1:56 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the NYSE

    Although markets initially held up in the face of renewed chaos, market watchers and analysts are warning that the flare up in the euro zone debt crisis could once again curb investor sentiment.

  • Cyprus Extends Bank Closures Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 1:00 PM ET
    Cyprus Extends Bank Closures

    Europe is battling to contain its financial crisis. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the head of the Central Bank and the minister of finance said the capital controls would be lax.

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