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As Greece's leaders tried to finalize the details of its new coalition government, Pavlos Yeroulanos, Minister of Culture and Tourism in the current regime, told CNBC that leaving the single currency would not solve its problems and ruled out a referendum on Greece's membership of the euro zone in the near future.
Europe must learn again that welfare is a joint responsibility between state and citizen; that governments cannot redistribute wealth that doesn’t exist; and, that welfare follows from hard work, writes Zoltán Cséfalvay, Minister of State for Economic Strategy for Hungary.
The Group of 20 is seeking to meet again, possibly before Christmas, with the aim of resurrecting a deal to provide an international firewall around Greece, G20 sources have told the Financial Times, saying negotiators at the Cannes summit had been close to an agreement.
With no end in sight to the euro zone debt crisis, events in Athens and Rome are likely to dominate investor sentiment over the coming days.
Those looking for firm action in the final G20 communique would have had a hard time finding much to get their teeth into.
James White, Senior Analyst, Investment Markets Research, Colonial First State Global Asset Management says a Greek default is needed to remove the uncertainty hanging over markets.
Europe is officially in crisis mode, but the euro is hanging tough. Here's how to prepare if uncertainty seems primed to rise on Monday.
"I think we might get a little more focused on the headlines out of D.C.," one trader said.
Discussing the Greek's PM confidence vote win, and whether banks are at risk of a systemic contagion, with Josh Rosner, Graham Fisher & Co.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details on Greece, the IMF, and how the country plans on getting financial relief.
A look at the past week and what's ahead for the markets, with Kim Caughey Forrest, Fort Pitt Capital Group.
Greece is going from broken to fixed to broken again faster than you can say "Papandreou," creating a nearly impossible environment for investors trying to come up with a long-term strategy.
President Barack Obama discusses what is on the G20 summit agenda, including work to avoid another depression.
Jefferies CEO Rich Handler has at least one prominent supporter — noted banking analyst Meredith Whitney, who said the company is run conservatively and unlikely to get hammered by exposure to European debt.
Most likely outcome of the Greek confidence vote: An interim government that immediately approves the EU package. The most pressing issue is money — Greece has run out. They need the 8 billion euros ($11 billion) from the troika fast. If they don't clearly approve the European Union package, they don't get the money, which means they will face an immediate crisis even before they are able to hold an election.
The future of Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou's government looked increasingly doubtful as it prepared for a confidence vote Friday, with markets facing continued uncertainty in the euro zone.
Australia goes downbeat, and Greek no-confidence vote gives none - it's time for your FX Fix.
When future financial historians look back at the early 21st century, they may wonder why anybody ever thought it was a good idea to repackage subprime securities into triple A bonds. So, too, in relation to assumptions about the “risk-free” status of western sovereign debt, according to the FT.
The only thing that determines why a stock goes up on any given day is what’s going on in Europe, Cramer says.
It's harder than ever to trade on headlines from Europe. Here's a way to profit from the region's longer term prospects.