THE HAGUE, Netherlands— Ukraine's president has strongly defended a pact his country signed with the European Union, calling it "the last farewell to the Soviet Union, the last farewell to Communism." Petro Poroshenko's comments Thursday came during a visit to the Netherlands, which is holding a non-binding referendum next year on whether the Dutch government...» Read More
The problem facing euro zone policy makers as we head into what could be another eventful summer for the global markets is surprisingly simple, yet very unpalatable.
Ireland’s new prime minister Enda Kenny has thanked both German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet for their backing of the Irish people through the recent financial crisis.
Stocks started May on a softer footing, in a day of mixed signals from markets.
Robust earnings reports and new money from fund managers may put a bounce into stocks at the start of the week, but the focus will quickly turn to economic news, especially Friday's April jobs report.
A detailed look at currency trading, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The European Union’s antitrust investigations into derivatives will very likely demonstrate how banks use regulations to stifle competition.
Germany ends work restrictions on some citizens from the new, former communist European Union members torn between fears of a wave of immigration and hopes for help in its booming construction sector.
Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding is about to showcase a Royal Britain to billions of TV viewers around the world. But the real truth behind Windsor Money is as surprising as any fairytale.
When Europe’s political elite created the single currency in the 1990s the chances of an Italian running the newly-formed European Central Bank would have been seen as very low.
Should we congratulate or commiserate? .....That the Federal Resereve does it too now. That the Fed has decided to flank its policy decisions by regular press briefings from now on.
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.