The legislation, which covers funding for the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Treasury Department, the judiciary branch and others, passed the House of Representatives Financial Services Subcommittee and now goes to the full Appropriations Committee. "We cut funding for nearly two dozen agencies that can operate with a little less," said Republican... » Read More
CNBC's Eunice Yoon speaks to Dale Jones, country manager at RMA Myanmar, about the investment opportunities and challenges in Myanmar.
Arun Jaitley, minister of finance of India, says India's stock market has "its own logic" and comments about how stalling reforms are weighing on stocks are "completely unfounded."
Yoon Chou Chong, investment director at Aberdeen Asset Management, Singapore, says Indian shares are taking a breather due to factors like rising valuations and the debate on the minimum alternate tax.
Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Greek MP at the New Democracy Party, says he sees "no conceivable option" for Greece to default, as it would be "a completely catastrophic scenario."
Jan Dehn, head of research at Ashmore Investment Management, says the real upside for India is the domestic economy; adding that the real constraints are the lack of reforms and inefficiencies; all of which India's Prime Minister is addressing.
Anatoli Annenkov, senior European economist at Societe Generale, says that for Greece to pay back all of its loans, there needs to be more progress at the next Eurogroup meeting.
Gavin Parry, managing director at Parry International Trading, attributes the rally in the Hang Seng index to the removal of barriers for mainland money managers to buy H-shares last week.
Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group, discusses Greece's reform plans and the potential risks ahead.
Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group, discusses news that Cloud Live became the first company to default on corporate bond principal in China.
Constantine Michalos of the Greek Chamber of Commerce and Industry, discusses the best course of action to boost Greek business.
Discussing the latest developments with Greece, David Owen, chief European economist at Jefferies International, says that if Greece exits the euro zone, it could be worse for the European stock market than the bond market.
Holger Schmieding, chief economist at Berenberg, discusses what he expects Greece to say and do in terms of reforms in the coming weeks.
The buzz about another possible bailout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac doesn't make any sense, says Dick Bove. Here's why.
The SEC's entire corporate-disclosure operation is based on the written document. That's a huge problem, says this watchdog.
Supermodel, Bar Refaeli says she hopes for a change in Israel following the Likud victory in yesterday's elections.
Talking about the UK budget, Dr. Brian Hilliard, chief UK economist at Societe Generale, says that the UK is "doing pretty well, but there's more to be done."
The last U.K. budget speech before the U.K. general election has taken place. Andrea Leadsom, Economic Secretary to the Treasury of the Conservative Party, gives her reactions.
After the UK budget meeting, Chris Leslie, Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury, gives his reaction, explaining why the Labour plan is better for certain sectors.
A former trader at Rabobank has become the first trader banned from the British financial services industry over Libor interest rate rigging.
Kingsley Jones, founder and CIO at Jevons Global, explains why Hong Kong shares are looking better these days and outlines why India is a standout performer among emerging markets.