Economic Regions The European Union

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    The upcoming European Summit is weighing on the euro, and this strategist has a plan to play the sour mood.

  • Merkel to Euro Bond Deal: 'Nein!'

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared there will be no euro bonds in her lifetime, and a look at what moved U.S. and European markets, with CNBC's Brian Shactman and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist.

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    Amid all the European turmoil, the euro has been trading in a range, but this strategist expects that to change.

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    Spain and Italy pay up and the European Union summit looms - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • The unresolved euro zone crisis, slowing growth prospects and currency depreciations have created a risk-off environment that makes investors think twice about emerging markets, Pablo Goldberg, Global Head of Emerging Markets Research at HSBC told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Europe”.

  • Global Markets Update: Warning Signals from Bond Markets

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including a look at Spain's short-term debt auction of 3.08 billion euros, paying the highest rate since November.

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    The European Union would gain far-reaching powers to rewrite national budgets for eurozone countries that breach debt and deficit rules under proposals likely to be discussed at a summit this week, according to a draft report seen by the Financial Times.

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    The German Finance Ministry has estimated the cost of a euro zone breakup, and it's not pretty.

  • EU to Ban the Buying of Iran's Oil

    In one week, a EU-wide ban on Iranian oil goes into effect along with EU-wide ban on insuring any ship carrying Iranian oil, with John Hofmeister, Shell's former president & CEO.

  • Stocks Drop on Growth Worries, Europe

    The euro has taken another leg lower and investors remained worried about global growth concerns, with the FMHR traders. Meanwhile John Rutledge, Rutledge Capital, says that although China is slowing, it will not see a hard landing.

  • Cashin: 'It's About a Global Slowdown'

    "When the dollar rallies, almost everything else goes down," says Art Cashin, UBS, discussing growing concerns of a global slowdown, as investors take flight to safety.

  • 'Risk-Off' Trade is On!

    Discussing the gain in Treasury bonds as investors seek safe havens ahead of the EU summit, with John Brynjolfsson, Armored Wolf managing director.

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    As Angela Merkel packs her bags for yet another European summit, the question which has been plaguing her for the past year remains: how far will Germany go to prop up the euro zone?

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    Summit worries weigh on the euro and India's rupee can't get a break — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Fear Driving Trading Week

    Mark Grant, Southwest Securities, and Barry Knapp, Barclays, discuss what's moving the markets ahead of this week's European summit.

  • Global Markets Update: Spain Requests Bank Aid

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including Spain's formal request for European aid for its banks, and an update of EU leaders gathering in Brussels later this week for an anxiously awaited summit.

  • Just a few days before another “crucial” summit, hopes should again be tempered, even without the rather inconclusive Merkel, Monti, Hollande and Rajoy meeting on Friday.  It's worth reminding ourselves what in market terms, “decisive action” might look like.

  • EUR Looks Vulnerable

    John Noonan, Senior FX Analyst at Thomson Reuters says that markets are short on the euro and that if there is no good news from the European Summit this week, the single currency looks vulnerable.

  • Euro Bonds Unlikely in the Near Term

    Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research, Reorient Financial Markets says that the issuance of Euro Bonds is unlikely anytime soon.

  • American Europe Map

    Markets are bracing for the Supreme Court ruling on health care and it could give stocks a boost if it's overturned. But any pop is expected to be short-lived for one reason: Europe.