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Economic Regions The European Union

  • Global Markets Update

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

  • Cyprus to Open Banks

    Cyprus banks are expected to open tomorrow, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • European Markets Close: Cyprus Bailout Debate

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the debate about what the Cyprus bailout means for banks in other countries.

  • Securing Small Deposits is Key: MEP

    Gunnar Hokmark, member of the European Parliament, tells CNBC that the most important repercussion from Cyprus is proof of the need to guarantee deposits below 100,000 euros.

  • Was Cyprus the Right Time to Take a Stand?

    Daniel Morris, global strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management, tells CNBC that Cyprus demonstrated the EU's dilemma between wanting stability and wanting growth, but questions whether now was the right time to take a stand.

  • Exceptional Measures for an Exceptional Situation?

    Virginie Maisonneuve, head of global and international equities at Schroders, tells CNBC that the an 'exceptional' situation in Cyprus ended up with an exceptional solution, one that was making the best of a bad job.

  • Austerity is grinding Portugal down. The risk is that improving exports alone will not be enough to restore growth.

  • Is the ECB Facing Bailout Fatigue?

    Larry McDonald, Newedge Group, discusses the long-term side effects of the Cyprus bailout, and why the situation is more significant than most investors realize.

  • EU Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.

    It might be possible for large uninsured depositors to be "bailed-in" as part of the future resolution of a bank under a new draft EU law, the European Commission said on Tuesday.

  • The Bank of Spain in Madrid

    Spain's economy will sink deeper into recession this year, the Bank of Spain said on Tuesday, sending a stark message to the government as it prepares to revise its own growth forecast.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Firm But Fears Remain

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, and takes a look at the trading action in Wolseley and Kingfisher.

  • A Bank of Cyprus branch in Nicosia, Cyprus

    Cyprus's Finance Minister said on Tuesday big depositors in Cypriot banks could lose about 40 percent of their deposits as part of an international rescue plan.

  • Investors are prone to add unnecessary significance to the latest piece of fast-moving market noise, while underestimating or missing large and slow-moving shifts that have huge impact, say Alexander Friedman and Kiran Ganesh from UBS.