CNBC's Simon Hobbs breaks down the performance of European stocks in the month of August, including an outperform for the German bond market.» Read More
Speculation over the weekend that Greece could leave the euro zone was “utterly unrealistic" and would be a “catastrophe” for the country and for the wider European Union, Yiannos Papantoniou, former Greek finance minister and president of the Centre for Progressive Policy Studies told CNBC on Monday.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details on the EU considering lowering interest rates on Greece and Irish bailouts.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details on the European debt crisis.
The boss of the French banking giant has told CNBC that the European banking sector could absorb a restructuring of Greek debt, whatever form it took.
Jean Claude Trichet says the European Central Bank wants to remain flexible. Let us hope his flock of hawks and doves means this, because the next few months are going to be a bumpy ride.
Following a very volatile week for commodities and a weekend of speculation on Greek restructuring, investors are questioning if the risk-off trade is now dominating.
In recent months the euro has ignored a wall of worry about the health of three of its members and moved higher against the dollar, but this is no longer the case according to Jens Nordvig, global head of G-10 currency strategy at Nomura.
Nouriel Roubini has ruled out anyone leaving the euro zone within the next one or two years but believes that could all change over the next five years, in comments to the Independed.
Talk of Greece wanting to leave the euro continues to cause nervousness in the markets. But one economist told CNBC why such an idea is “plainly ridiculous.”
For better or worse, the U.S. economy is back on the top of the stock market's watch list, with the European sovereign debt crisis a close second.
Will the Greeks 'bail out' on the Eurozone? Reports of the Greeks leaving the Eurozone spook investors, even after a very positive jobs number. Also, will a strong jobs report stop the dollar slide, with Joe LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank. And using currencies to play commodities.
A report that Greece is mulling an exit from the euro is pulling down that currency, but this expert thinks it's a long shot.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs with the latest details on reports Greece was considering leaving the euro zone.
Falling commodity prices are hurting some riskier currencies, but they're good news for the dollar — time for your Friday FX Fix.
ECB President Jean-Cleade Trichet offers his outlook on inflation and the dollar, with CNBC's Steve Liesman. Trichet also compares how the ECB and Federal Reserve handle rates.
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the European and US economies with Jean-Claude Trichet, European Central Bank president.
Britain isn’t cutting its structural deficit by enough or doing it quickly enough and may need a bailout from its European partners, investor Jim Rogers told CNBC.
Dramatic headlines on US debt and fears over a Greek restructuring of debt are not worrying one investor, who tells CNBC investors should be focusing on some good news from China, not on the wall of worry.
One of the consequences of ultra-loose monetary policy in the United States has been investors looking for yield in the emerging world.