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At Davos, Sir Mike Rake, President of Confederation of British Industry (CBI) and chairman of BT Group says that the benefits of staying in the European Union outweigh the costs.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a big lift for European stocks following the ECB'S QE announcement.
Worries about a Syriza win in the Greek elections sparking a euro-zone contagion of sovereign default are overhyped. Here's why.
BRUSSELS, Jan 23- The European Union will discuss on Tuesday increasing the bloc's emergency aid to Ukraine to as much as 2.5 billion euros, more than the 1.8 billion euros already proposed by the European Commission, diplomats said. EU finance ministers will consider raising the amount at their meeting in Brussels. The medium-term loans would be for this year...
It's a start, but Europe's bond-buying plan won't cure the Continent's deepening economic stagnation.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the formal announcement of European quantitative easing.
The ECB's Mario Draghi, reveals the central bank's asset-buying program, and interest rate decision.
The ECB's Mario Draghi, discusses the structure of the European Central Bank's bond-buying program.
CNBC's Steve Liesman and Steve Sedgwick, discuss what they expect to hear from the ECB's Mario Draghi when he makes his comments on European QE.
Robert Diamond, Atlas Merchant Capital CEO, shares his thoughts on the ECB's bond-buying program.
With quantitative easing on the cards, Europe's already low interest rates are set to fall, but some believe the continent offers the best bond returns.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a preview of tomorrow's ECB statement.
Valdis Dombrovskis, vice-president for euro and social dialog at the European Commission, says that the institution has not lost credibility and is still committed to getting budget deficits down.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including ECB QE on Thursday and the Greek elections on Sunday.
BRUSSELS, Jan 20- European Union antitrust regulators have set a Feb. 23 deadline for a decision on whether to clear General Electric's planned purchase of most of French engineering group Alstom's power equipment business. The European Commission said on Tuesday the companies requested approval for their deal on Jan. 19. U.S. conglomerate GE received the...
TRENTON, N.J.— Drugmaker AbbVie Inc. said Monday that its new, all-pill hepatitis C combo treatment has been approved for patients in the 28 European Union member countries. The company said the European Commission granted marketing authorization for the combination of Viekirax and Exviera. It's already approved in EU nonmembers Switzerland, Norway, Iceland...
BERLIN, Jan 19- No clear majority has so far emerged among EU states for a free-trade agreement between the European Union and the United States and both sides need to explain the benefits of such a deal, the EU's health chief said. Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged the 28- nation EU to speed up negotiations with the United States on what would be the world's...
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including where Swiss stocks and the euro stand ahead of the European Central Bank's meeting next Thursday.
LONDON, Jan 16- Employees should have a say on their bosses bonuses and long-term investors should be rewarded with additional powers and benefits, a senior European Union lawmaker has proposed. The 28- country bloc is revising its rules on shareholder rights to put pressure on companies to focus on long-term sustainable growth and not short-term gains to...
CNBC's Simon Hobbs takes a look at how European markets are responding to the Swiss central bank's foreign exchange move.