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  • Tracking Euro Appreciation Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 12:45 AM ET
    Tracking Euro Appreciation

    Christian Schulz, Senior Economist at Berenberg Bank says Draghi wants to slow the appreciation of the euro because even though it's a sign of confidence it could pose some downside risks.

  • The Yen is the Macro Threat to Europe Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 12:10 AM ET
    The Yen is the Macro Threat to Europe

    Adrian Mowat, Chief Asian and Emerging Markets Equity Strategist, JP Morgan Securities, Asia Pacific says the German industrial base should be very concerned about the movements in the Yen. He see's downside risk to European exporters earnings.

  • 2013 Recession in Europe: Pro Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 8:00 PM ET
    2013 Recession in Europe: Pro

    Stephen Sheung, Head of Investment Strategist, SHK Private says the European economy is either going into a mild recession or a deeper one this year. He explains why.

  • Fed's Evans on QE & US Debt Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 1:15 PM ET
    Fed's Evans on QE & US Debt

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the details of his interview with Charles Evans, Chicago Federal Reserve Bank president in regards to quantitative easing and fixing the nation's debt.

  • European Shares Turn Negative Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 11:30 AM ET
    European Shares Turn Negative

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on today's trading activity in Europe.

  • Europe Shares Close Lower After ECB Decision Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 11:30 AM ET
    Europe Shares Close Lower After ECB Decision

    European shares closed lower after choppy trading on Thursday, tracking falls on the U.S. equity markets, while a decline in French drugmaker Sanofi also weighed on the region's bourses.

  • Greeks Forgo Winter Heating After Jump in Fuel Tax Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 10:53 AM ET

    With Greeks already struggling under wage and pension cuts imposed by the foreign lenders, many have been forced to brave the winter cold without heating to escape spiraling fuel prices.

  • Irish Deal to Cut Borrowing by 20 Billion Euros Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 10:24 AM ET
    Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny.

    Ireland's bank debt deal with the European Central Bank will reduce its borrowing needs by 20 billion euros over the next decade and cut its fiscal deficit by some 1 billion euros per annum, the country's prime minister said on Thursday.

  • Europe's Economy Still Weak: ECB's Draghi Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 9:09 AM ET
    ECB’s New Bond Plan: OMT! Crisis Averted, for Now

    Economic activity in the euro area will remain weak in early 2013 before gradually recovering later in the year, European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi said on Thursday.

  • Fed's Evans: 'Monetary Policy Will Continue to Be Accommodative'

    CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Charles Evans, Chicago Federal Reserve Bank president, about quantitative easing, unemployment, and fixing the nation's debt.

  • Osborne Drops Taxes to Lure Bolt to London Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 8:29 AM ET
    Usain Bolt

    Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt and other overseas athletes will be able to compete tax-free in this year's London Diamond League event at the Olympic Stadium after the British finance minister agreed to a "one-off" exemption.

  • Bank of England Holds Policy, Will Reinvest Bonds Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 7:55 AM ET

    The Bank of England kept its support for the economy steady on Thursday, voting to reinvest 6.6 billion pounds of bond holdings that mature in March and saying it would provide more stimulus if needed.

  • ECB Exchange Rate Policy Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 7:45 AM ET
    ECB Exchange Rate Policy

    Horst Lochel, professor for economics at Frankfurt School of Finance, tells CNBC why the question of exchange rate policy will be the most pertinent one to come out of Mario Draghi's news conference.

  • Carlyle Group's Buying Spree Continues Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 7:41 AM ET
    Carlyle Group's Buying Spree Continues

    Oliver Sarkozy, The Carlyle Group, discusses the company's recent acquisitions of TCW Group and Duff & Phelps, and weighs in on European risk, opportunities in equities, and the return of the retail investor.

  • Carney Sets High Bar to Bank of England Changes Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 7:38 AM ET
    Incoming Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

    Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, said on Thursday any rethink of how British monetary policy is run should be made carefully but changes should be looked at over time.

  • No Alternative to Sovereign Debt: Analyst Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 7:25 AM ET
    No Alternative to Sovereign Debt: Analyst

    Chris Wheeler, bank analyst at Mediobanca, tells CNBC why it's so difficult to divorce the European banking system from sovereign debt.

  • Election Focuses on Lombardy Battleground Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 5:48 AM ET
    Mario Monti

    Voters across Lombardy, the industrial heartland of Italy, which calls Milan its capital, may well decide the outcome of the election – and the fate of Mario Monti, Italy's technocratic prime minister now seeking a political mandate. The FT reports.

  • Scandal, Economy Push Up Yields at Spanish Auction Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 5:15 AM ET
    Is Spain Facing Japan-Style Stagnation?

    Political uncertainty over a corruption scandal and revived concerns over the economic health of the euro zone forced the Spanish Treasury to pay more to borrow at a triple-bond auction on Thursday.

  • Ben Verwaayen, chief executive officer of Alcatel-Lucent SA

    After five years at the helm of telecoms company Alcatel-Lucent, CEO Ben Verwaayen has announced he is to step, down telling CNBC that the execution required to complete the firm's turnaround may be beyond his abilities.

  • What Big Mac Prices Say About Europe's Economy Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 4:14 AM ET
    Big Mac

    Forget about statistics for employment and industrial production, it is being claimed that the price of a hamburger is showing where Europe's economic reforms are working - and where they are not.

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