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  • How to Trade Greek Drama Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 6:44 PM ET
    Greek Labor Unions Strike

    The clock is ticking on Greece's efforts to pass austerity measures. Here's how to trade the drama.

  • Ackermann on Europe's Fiscal Woes     Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 4:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo discusses the best way to restore the ailing Euro economy, with Josef Ackermann, Deutsche Bank CEO.

  • BofA Invests in BRICs Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 3:47 PM ET
    A Bank of America branch.

    Bank of America has been investing and building its corporate and banking business in the BRIC countries over the past few years. Investing in the emerging markets has been a priority and BofA will continue to do that.

  • A man walks outside the Bank of Greece headquarters during a demonstation against government's austerity measures in central Athens.

    The world's financial markets should take some of the blame for creating the precarious situation in Greece and the other troubled nations in the euro zone, Deutsche Bank CEO Josef Ackermann told CNBC Friday.

  • Deutsche Bank's CEO: Greece Impact on Eurozone Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 3:17 PM ET

    The talk of the second bailout of Greece is getting louder and louder. Greek Prime Minister Papandreou reshuffled his cabinet today appointed Evangelos Venizelos as finance minister, replacing George Papaconstantinou. Deutsche Bank’s CEO Josef Ackermann has been a leadership voice in the Eurozone on this issue. Maria Bartiromo spoke to Ackermann in a CNBC Exclusive about the implications of this bailout.

  • How to Trade Decision Time for Greece Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 11:54 AM ET

    A deal for aid to Greece has to be stitched together in the next few days, strategists say. Here's how to trade now that it's decision time.

  • Wall Street Gets Lift from Less Greek Drama     Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 11:30 AM ET

    Insight on what stock gains and a solution for Greece means for your investments, with J.J. Burns, JJ Burns & Company and Hank Smith, Haverford Investments.

  • IMF on Financial Risks     Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 10:17 AM ET

    The agency says that financial risks have risen since April partly because of debt sustainability in Europe, with Jose Vinals, IMF monetary & capital markets director.

  • Greece's crisis is roiling global currency markets,  but bitcoins - yes - are unscathed. Time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • Euro Stress: Crisis Reshuffle     Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 7:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the latest on Greece's new finance minister and CNBC's Ross Westgate has a check on the impact on London markets.

  • Greek Reshuffle Fails to Boost Confidence: Official Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 6:57 AM ET
    A protester kicks a riot police officer during a general strike against government austerity plans, in Athens.

    Greece's hasty cabinet reshuffle has failed to boost confidence both domestically and internationally in the ability of the Greeks to help themselves out of the deepening debt crisis, Konstantinos Michalos, president, Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, told CNBC Friday.

  • Russia and China Best of BRICs: Jim O’Neill Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 6:39 AM ET
    Jim O'Neill

    Russia and China are the most attractive BRIC countries at the moment, according to Jim O’Neill, Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

  • Spanish Firewall 'Illusion' in Danger: Fund Manager Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 2:08 AM ET
    Spain

    Following a disappointing bond auction in Madrid on Thursday, the firewall that markets thought existed between Greece, Portugal and Ireland and the much bigger and systemic economies of Spain and Italy is in danger of being shown to be an illusion, according to Mike Riddell, a fund manager at M&G in London.

  • Greece

    The sluggish state of the U.S. economy will once more be the grist for markets, if Greece's short term financing needs are met.

  • What Happens If Greece Defaults? Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 5:14 PM ET
    If Greece defaults on its sovereign debt, the effects will be global. Everyone from Japanese savers to US retirees is likely to feel the effects. Let's run through the dominoes that could fall after a Greek default.

    What happens if Greece defaults? Everyone from Japanese savers to US retirees is likely to feel the effects. Learn more.

  • Is a Euro Zone Liquidity Problem Brewing? Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 4:28 PM ET
    Betty Davis in 'All About Eve'

    More Greek drama: rapid price changes in a corner of the currency markets suggest banks are worried about an interbank lending freeze, absent a rescue plan for Greece.

  • Bouroudjian: Finding Opportunity in the Greek Crisis Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 2:13 PM ET
    Riot policemen push back demonstrators as they try to approach the finance ministry in Athens.

    When you have a country with a debt-to-GDP ratio that rises above 150%, historically that country defaults. I bring this up because the debt-to-GDP ratio in Greece is somewhere in the neighborhood of 160%.

  • Greece Strikingly Similar to Lehman, Says Its CEO Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 1:25 PM ET
    Greek riot policemen clash with protestors in the center of Athens on May 5, 2010.

    The executive in charge of restructuring Lehman Brothers sees some "striking" similarities between his company and Greece, he told CNBC Thursday.

  • Greek Contagion Spreads Through Euro?     Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    Sean Egan, Egan-Jones Ratings Company president, says the massive debt burden in Greece could bring down other European banks and choke Euro economy.

  • A World Awash in Debt Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 11:47 AM ET

    Regardless of whether there is another Greek “save”, preventing the actual default that still seems inevitable, the fact remains that adding debt to try and solve a debt crisis is a moronic approach when your interest costs already exceed your tax revenues (as is currently the case in Greece).

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