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  • Is the Euro Debt Plan Really 'Stupid'? Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 2:31 PM ET

    Just when you thought it might be safe to tiptoe back into risk-on currencies, along comes Wolfgang Schauble to trash the European debt plan.

  • This has been a great year for baskets of stocks, or exchange-traded funds , because of the macros headlines, but investors will slowly come back to fundamentals if the euro zone crisis is resolved, according to the managing director of Guggenheim Investments, Mark Bronzo.

  • A New Clue to the Euro's Direction Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 12:26 PM ET

    Looking for a euro-dollar trading strategy among the torrent of European news reports? Here's an idea.

  • Europe Set to Vote on Tougher Rules for Currency Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 10:46 AM ET

    Amid a debt crisis that threatens to engulf the global economy, the European Union this week will try again to address a serious flaw in the construction of the euro: the lack of fiscal rules tough enough to provide a foundation for the currency.

  • Finns Vote, Euro Traders Wait Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 7:35 AM ET

    Encouraging comments from a top EU official lift the euro, but all eyes are on the "euro-skeptic" Finns — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • 10 Reasons the Euro Zone Rescue Fund Could Fail Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 7:13 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    Stocks have rallied in recent days on hopes that European Union leaders and policy-makers are close to an agreement that would significantly increase the firepower of the European Financial Stability Fund (EFSF)-- essentially the euro zone's rescue fund for troubled member states -- so that it can help deal with the zone's long-simmering debt crisis.

  • Greece? Does Anyone Care East of the Danube? Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 5:43 AM ET

    I've been to three European countries in three days and have not seen one newspaper headline on Greece, or the debt crisis. In fact, the topic when raised elicits yawns.

  • How Do You Prevent Global Economic Meltdown? Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 4:46 AM ET
    Market Meltdown

    Investors worldwide are taking fright at significant downside risks they perceive on both sides of the Atlantic, aided and abetted by what they deem to be ineffectual and directionless policy-making from Western governments.

  • Euro Bailout Fund Must Guarantee Initial Loss: Analyst Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 2:04 AM ET
    EU building flags brussels

    The European bailout fund—known in official parlance as the European Financial Stability Facility, or EFSF—should be used to guarantee the first hit of losses on vulnerable European government bonds, a financial commentator told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Broker works the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange.

    The stock market's three-day rally is at risk of tripping up on new hurdles from Europe.

  • Investors Remain Nervous? Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 4:06 PM ET
    Investors Remain Nervous?

    Discussing what investors should make out of reports of a split over terms of a Greek bailout, with James Bianco, Bianco Research and Larry Kantor, Barclays Capital.

  • Split Opens Over Greek Bailout Terms Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 3:47 PM ET

    A split has opened in the eurozone over the terms of Greece’s second 109 billion euro bail-out with as many as seven of the bloc’s 17 members arguing for private creditors to swallow a bigger writedown on their Greek bond holdings.

  • Vince Farrell: So, Now You Want to Save the Euro? Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 1:00 PM ET
    Euro coin in front of the giant symbol of the Euro outside the headquarters of the European Central Bank.

    The good news is that European leaders are banding together to save the Euro by borrowing from the European Central Bank. The bad news is, its still the same as borrowing from the member states, says blogger Vince Farrell.

  • UK Needs Growth Not Just Austerity: Opposition Leader Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 11:56 AM ET
    Ed Miliband, UK Labour party leader

    The UK needs a new economic plan for the 21st century that rewards the real wealth creators and not just "predators who are just interested in the fast buck", the Labour party leader  - the UK’s main opposition party  -  Ed Miliband said on Tuesday.

  • Europe: Light at the End of the Tunnel? Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 11:31 AM ET
    Europe: Light at the End of the Tunnel?

    CNBC's Silvia Wadhwa has the latest details on Tuesday's meeting between Greek Prime Minister Papandreou and German Chancellor Merkel, and a look at whether Europe will be able to overcome its debt crisis, with Rich Ross, Auerbach Grayson; Louise Cooper, BGC Partners; and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Europe's Woes Could Cause US Recession: Former Fed Gov. Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 11:24 AM ET

    If Europe's financial problems continue they could lead to a U.S. recession, Columbia University economics professor Frederic Mishkin warned Tuesday.

  • Will Greece Make Good on Its Debt? Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 10:34 AM ET
    Will Greece Make Good on Its Debt?

    European markets coming back from big losses but will Greece meet all of its commitments under the international bailout plan? CNBC's Sylvia Wadhwa has the details.

  • How to Trade on a Possible European Debt Plan Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 9:49 AM ET

    Think the potential European debt plan will give the euro a significant lift? Think again, this strategist says.

  • China, Price of Gold Pointing to New Lehman? Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 7:54 AM ET
    What's Next?

    The price movements that have emerged over the past two months in gold (and silver) prices have proved fascinating, writes Simon Derrick, head of currency research at Bank of New York Mellon.

  • Dollar Slips, Riskier Currencies Lift on Europe Hopes Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 7:50 AM ET

    It's all about the potential European debt plan today - time for your FX Fix.