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Economic Regions The European Union

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    The annual talkfest put on by the Aspen Institute is now in its eighth year, the festival is a favorite with global elites. Here's why.

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    With a key European Union summit looming, the euro may not have priced in a truly dramatic outcome.

  • Cyprus Ready for EU Presidency: Finance Minister

    "Cyprus has been preparing for the rotating presidency of the European Council for quite some time. It's quite ready to take this challenge," Vassos Shiarly, Cyprus finance minister, told CNBC. He added that the fact that this happens when Cyprus asked for aid from the EU was "irrelevant."

  • Santelli: Europe, Holy Grail or Fail?

    CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on why he's frustrated by Europe's inability to get their financial house in order.

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    The euro steadies ahead of the summit and the British go shopping - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Lower Expectations as EU Leaders Begin Summit

    How is uncertainty in Europe stalling U.S. markets? Roger Altman, Evercore Partners chairman & founder, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, discuss.

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    Euro zone policymakers have a small window of opportunity to save the disintegrating bloc and an orderly Greece exit could save the currency union from total collapse, Gina Sanchez, Director of Equity and Asset Allocation Strategy at Roubini Global Economics told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Bank Bailouts Are 'Forever': Economist

    Garett Jones, Senior Scholar at George Mason University, Mercatus Center says that bank bailouts are constant diet for rich countries and that they are here to stay.

  • Ahead of a two-day EU summit traders were looking for signs to determine whether the market was about to surge or nose-dive. Trader Steve Cortes may have found something.

  • Money in Motion: Trading the EU Summit

    The energy sector has fallen over 6 percent in the past week, with the FMHR traders; and George Davis of RBC Capital Markets, discusses the direction of the euro.

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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.