Gemma Acton is a CNBC news anchor and correspondent. Acton joined CNBC as a producer in 2015 after eight years working in investment banking and asset management for Goldman Sachs, PIMCO and Merrill Lynch between London, New York and Dubai. Acton gained her MBA/MA from The Lauder Institute at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and is a CFA Charterholder.
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CNBC’s Gemma Acton breaks down the key details from BNP Paribas’ latest set of earnings and the challenges the company faces, with comment from its CFO Lars Machenil.
CNBC’s Gemma Acton takes a look at the recent earnings by BNP Paribas, with comment on the company’s retail banking outlook and Brexit.
France's largest bank BNP Paribas announced Friday that it delivered a top and bottom line beat in the second quarter, against consensus estimates.
Francois-Henri Pinault tells CNBC that the company's success is not as fickle as fashion itself.
Kering CEO Francois-Henri Pinault speaks about how his fashion brands remain relevant, as well as his business' performance among Chinese consumers.
Francois-Henri Pinault, CEO of luxury fashion group Kering, explains why his company has not looked into buying designer shoe brand Jimmy Choo.
In 2017 alone, Chinese firms have made 200 acquisitions globally, according to MergerMarket. CNBC’s Gemma Acton discusses the M&A sector.
"Cartel" elements of the German car industry being investigated by the European Commission are a concern for investors, Maurits Heldring, senior equity research expert at ABN AMRO Private Bank said.
UK International Trade Secretary Liam Fox should discuss how the US will open its market up to Britain, Barry Gardiner, shadow secretary of state for international trade, said.
The broader conversation on UK-US bilateral trade agreements should consider small businesses, Jeffries Briginshaw, CEO at BritishAmerican Business said.
Instead of heading to Foot Locker to buy new Nike sneakers, consumers are now going to Amazon and Nike.com to buy direct
TV ratings are falling as we move to viewing content online, how do you value the return on sports sponsorship deals? GumGum's Jeff Katz tells CNBC how.
Is it luck or judgement? Viral vids can increase visibility for brands if done right. CNBC talks to Jamie Bolding, CEO of Jungle Creations to get some tips
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
Julian Emanuel, UBS executive director of U.S. equity and derivatives strategy, says the only thing you have to fear is lack of fear itself.
Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors President, explains what went wrong in Amazon's latest quarter.
Victor Anthony, Aegis Capital internet analyst, weighs in on Amazon's earnings miss.