BRUSSELS, Oct 4- Nineteen EU member states have requested opt-outs for all or part of their territory from cultivation of a Monsanto genetically-modified crop, which is authorised to be grown in the European Union, the European Commission said on Sunday. Although widely grown in the Americas and Asia, public opposition is strong in Europe and...» Read More
Having just spent a week in the US I can confirm Americans and the British share an awful lot in common.
Could there really be a "Green" German Chancellor one day? What would that mean? How "green" can Germany get? ... Questions I am being asked rather often these days - even and especially from outside Germany, says CNBC's Silvia Wadhwa.
What does the 2102 US election have to do with the S&P downgrade and warning? Everything. Since Obama announced on April 4, the president's numbers have gone down in every poll conducted during that period according to The Hill.
Widespread expectations of a Greek debt deal are clouding the outlook for the euro. But it might not be as painful as some investors think.
So, who is expected to be the richest in attendance at the royal wedding of Prince William to college sweetheart, Kate Middleton? Click to find out.
On last Friday's Money In Motion show, I recommended a trade - selling the U.S. dollar against the Norwegian krone. Here's an update.
The Canadian dollar is soaring on the wings of a strong inflation report, and yesterday's euro slide has halted — it's time for your FX Fix.
Combine a number of countries into a currency union, and the voices of those proclaiming that sovereign default is akin to the arrival of the four horsemen of the apocalypse get louder.
The euro has been bouncing around $1.45 for the past several days. How much further can it run? Here's what the experts say.
The Greek government on Friday outlined plans aimed at avoiding a restructuring of its debt, but said detailed measures would only be revealed after Easter.
No one's sure whether to go forward or pull back in this soft patch. Either way, the trigger pullers are recalibrating their world view, says Cramer. And people are saying things have turned for the worse. Fortunately, Cramer has a different take.
In 2009, as the financial crisis entered its darkest days, G20 leaders descended on London for a meeting aimed at bringing the world economy back from the brink.
Politicians are finally waking up to deal with the issue of the deficit. But ultimately, there's a right way and a wrong way.
Loose monetary policy will not solve the euro zone’s structural imbalances and the ECB needs to focus on price stability to help rein in commodity-led inflation, according to incoming ECB Board Member Peter Praet.
As austerity measures kick in and the euro zone debt crisis begins to really bite voters where it hurts, in the pocket, extreme political parties are becoming mainstream, warns Dylan Grice, a strategist at Societe Generale in Paris.
Risk-on has been investors' favored approach to currencies for several weeks now. But one top strategist says the time for risky business is ending.
Rising commodity prices mean investors should stay clear of consumer discretionary stocks, according to Nomura strategist Ian Scott.
I know it has been a long and cherished tradition to blame the Germans for just about anything from the end of fox hunting to the trials and tribulations of the euro, but as popular as it may be, trust me, it is not always true, writes CNBC's Silvia Wadhwa reports.
Now that Portugal has capitulated and asked for financial assistance, traders are fixated on the potential for its problems to spread.
The plot thickens even more this weekend as European finance ministers meet to work out the terms of a rescue plan for Portugal. Brian Kelly, Kanundrum Capital, tells viewers why the Euro contagion was contained, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.