*European Commission, ECB warn Italy on debt commitments. ROME, March 13- Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi could struggle to convince the European Union that his ambitious tax cuts and spending commitments will not threaten pledges to sort out public finances.» Read More
Investors do no see the Euro currency continuing to strengthen and the jobs data is also a big concern on the markets, with Scott Shellady, Manager of Agricultural Products, XFA Futures and Antony Chan, JPMorgan provate wealth.
The latest on Portugal's new government facing a daunting task of austerity with CNBC's Geoff Cutmore.
Commodities will weaken in the short term as the Chinese economy starts to slow, but prices could once again move higher from this fall boosted by power constraints in China, Jim Lennon, head of commodities research at Macquarie Bank told CNBC on Monday.
Europe has not yet had its financial crisis while America is still recovering from its crisis in 2008 according to Jim McCaughan, the CEO of Principal Global Investors.
Having failed to secure a majority in Sunday’s election, the new conservative-led coalition will face a daunting task as it attempts to turn around its country’s ailing finances, according to Barclays Capital.
Whether we like it or not, whether we're the German or French tax payer who has to foot the bill or the Greek, Spanish or Irish citizen who feels the pain of austerity in his or her respective purse – there is no choice!
There is no need for a “plan B” for the economy even if conditions change, senior Conservatives insisted on Sunday as Ed Balls renewed his attack on the government’s “reckless” deficit reduction program, reported the FT.
The dollar has taken a beating over the last week. Here's how to trade it now.
CNBC's Guy Johnson reports the EU, ECB and IMF will provide funding for Greece in July, sending the euro higher against the dollar.
Safe-haven currencies are on a roll. Yes, it's the economy, stupid — time for your FX Fix.
Portugal goes to the polls on Sunday looking to elect a government that will lead them through an austerity package mandated by the European Union and International Monetary fund; but whoever wins will need to defy the electorate and introduce unpopular policies.
Your best euro trade right now is all about your time frame, this strategist says.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on retail trades; and radical fiscal changes proposed in the eurozone send euro higher, with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter.
If the market overreacts on the plus side to any news of a Greek debt deal, here's how to trade.
The Greek people's reaction to the implemented austerity measures should not be ignored, warned Alastair Newton, managing director and senior political analyst at Nomura.
Europe is the place to be, with the euro and the Swiss franc rising, but watch out for falling kiwis — it's time for your FX Fix.
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The latest numbers for UK manufacturing showed a continued weakening, prompting concerns that the economic recovery is likely to be more protracted than forecasts have suggested.
Past voluntary debt reprofilings in Latin America have worked to varying degrees, but "soft" restructuring is not going to solve Greece's debt problems, according to Stuart Culverhouse, chief economist of frontier markets specialist Exotix
The high unemployment rate means the Fed's ultra-easy money policies remain the right course of action, top Federal Reserve officials said on Wednesday.