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Economic Regions The European Union

  • Strategist: No Breakup of Eurozone

    Roman Scott, Chairman, Calamander Group and economic spokesperson for the British Chamber of Commerce, says he is getting more positive on Eurozone on Berlin's ability to act and ECB's bond-buying programs.

  • IMF's Lagarde on Greece's Plan

    Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, says she would rather have a difficult, yet a credible program for Greece.

  • Europe Needs More Leadership

    William Rhodes, President & CEO of William R. Rhodes Global Advisors says that more leadership is needed to stabilize the European region.

  • Germany to Give Greece More Time to Implement Austerity

    Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy, NAB says that Germany is likely to give Greece more time to meet its austerity promises.

  • Lagarde: Austerity Upon Austerity Doesn't Work

    IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde talks to CNBC's Maria Bartiromo about the impact of extreme austerity on Europe and whether Greece can get a better deal.

  • EU Wins Nobel Peace Prize

    The Treasury confirmed the government deficit topped $1 trillion, and the Nobel Peace Prize goes to the European Union, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs. James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, weighs in.

  • Biden's Chuckle vs. Ryan's Smirk

    The European Union has won the Nobel Peace Prize, and Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan (R) had a "face-off" in Thursday night's vice presidential debate. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Neil Weinberg, American Banker editor-in-chief, weigh in.

  • Central Banks Can't Inflate Market Prices Forever: El-Erian

    Central bankers have re-inflated the wedge between weak fundamentals and high market prices, but there is a limit to how long prices can deviate from fundamentals, Pimco's CEO says.

  • Nobel Peace Prize

    The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the European Union the Peace Prize for its long-term role in uniting the continent and said the union had contributed to the advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights on the continent.

  • Vice Presidential Showdown

    Dick Armey, FreedomWorks Co-Chairman, weighs in on last night's debate.

  • Aussie Jumps, Euro Lifts, Korea Cuts

    Optimism lifts the euro and China lets the yuan lift — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • S&P:  Spain's Growth Prospects a Concern

    Jean-Michel Six, Chief Economist for EMEA, S&P says that both Spain's private and public sectors are de-leveraging and its short-term growth prospects are a concern.

  • Giving Spain More Time Is Appropriate: OECD's Gurria

    Angel Gurria, Sercetary General, OECD shares his views on tackling the euro zone crisis with CNBC. He thinks it's crucial that the IMF and OECD provide support to the bloc to ensure it doesn't spread to regions like Asia.

  • Greece is back in the headlines in the wake of a visit by Germany's Angela Merkel. Here's how one expert sees the euro zone's troubles resolving.

  • IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said the harsh austerity measures European officials are pushing could produce the opposite effect on struggling eurozone nations like Greece and Spain.

  • Roger Altman

    The weakened global economy may not yet have seen the worst of Europe’s rolling debt crisis, which could take at least another two years to resolve, Roger Altman, founder and CEO of Evercore Partners, told CNBC Thursday.

  • Aviva, the U.K.’s largest insurer, has a new boss at the helm and a new strategy.

  • Altman Focuses on Darkened Global Outlook

    "I think the Federal Reserve and the ECB are exactly in the right place," explains Roger Altman, Evercore Partners chairman & founder, weighing in on Europe's economic crisis, Fed policy, and the worsening outlook on global growth.

  • Altman: VP Biden 'Will Be Very Aggressive'

    "I think it is going to be a very interesting debate--and an important one," said Roger Altman, Evercore Partners chairman & founder, discussing what to expect from tonight's vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP challenger Paul Ryan.

  • Spain Faces Uphill Battle to Resolve Crisis: Standard & Poor’s

    S&P, which cut Spain's credit rating by one notch, warned the country faces an uphill battle because of a worsening recession and doubts over bank recapitalization.