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  • European Shares Seen Flat Ahead of Debt Auctions Monday, 10 Jan 2011 | 2:31 AM ET

    European stocks were seen mostly unchanged on Monday, following last week's strong gains, as investors brace for this week's flurry of debt auctions in the euro zone.

  • Campbell: What to Watch in 2011 Friday, 7 Jan 2011 | 10:35 AM ET

    From Portugal and Spain to the state of housing in the US, here are some notable themes to watch for in 2011.

  • European Shares to Pause Ahead of US Jobs Report Friday, 7 Jan 2011 | 2:03 AM ET

    European shares were set to pause after a brisk rally this week, with investors reluctant to take large positions ahead of a U.S. job report that will shed more light on the recovery.

  • In his new book, "HOW TO RUN THE WORLD Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance," Khanna takes a look at the current global chaos and offers up a road-map out of the "Dark Ages."

  • European Stocks Expected to Follow Wall Street Higher Thursday, 6 Jan 2011 | 2:01 AM ET

    European shares were set to edge higher on Thursday, after Wall Street reversed early losses following upbeat U.S. data on jobs creation and services sector growth.

  • European Shares to Track Losses in Commodities Wednesday, 5 Jan 2011 | 2:02 AM ET
    A trader sits in front of a board displaying Germany's share index DAX at the stock exchange in Frankfurt/Munich, western Germany.

    European stocks were seen retreating on Wednesday, losing ground for the first time this year, as heavyweight resource-related shares feel the pinch of a sell-off in commodity prices.

  • Morning Note: Commodity Correction or Bubble Burst? Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | 11:02 AM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on whether today's commodity sell-off is a sign of a deflating bubble or a temporary correction.

  • Supply-Side Obama? Trust but Verify Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | 9:37 AM ET

    The past is not always a prologue to the future. But looking at some of the big winners and losers of 2010 does provide some strong hints of a positive 2011.

  • Morning Note: Europe to Pick Up China's Slack? Monday, 3 Jan 2011 | 11:05 AM ET

    The Fast Money traders unveil their contrarian investment theses for the new year.

  • New Belgian Beers Take on InBev Goliath Friday, 31 Dec 2010 | 5:49 AM ET
    Budweiser Beer

    If any place in the world epitomises the David and Goliath battle that is upending the global beer industry it is Belgium, home to both the world’s largest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, and arguably the famous small-scale “craft” beers, the trappist ales made and distributed by monks, reports the Financial Times.

  • Chadwick: A Look at 2011 Thursday, 30 Dec 2010 | 10:08 AM ET

    The fallout from the global crisis of 2008 will continue to impact economies around the world, but the amplitude will be lower, allowing for a return to a more normalized environment for growth and profits. As health returns to economies, so will investment returns.

  • N. Ireland Holds Urgent Meeting on Water Crisis Thursday, 30 Dec 2010 | 6:48 AM ET
    Ireland

    Northern Ireland's government is holding an emergency meeting Thursday to address the country's water crisis as tens of thousands of people remained without water for a ninth day.

  • Chilly Tests Loom for Euro Zone Bonds Thursday, 30 Dec 2010 | 4:06 AM ET
    lisbon portugal

    January in the northern hemisphere is usually the coldest month of the year and it might prove to be a bitter one for euro zone governments trying to raise money in the capital markets, reports the Financial Times.

  • Euro Zone Banks Reluctant to Return ECB Funds Wednesday, 29 Dec 2010 | 3:53 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    Eurozone end-of-year financial market tensions have been highlighted by the European Central Bank’s failure to reabsorb funds it has spent on buying government bonds to combat the region’s debt crisis, reports the Financial Times.

  • Europe's Economic Pain Re-opens Debate on Currency Tuesday, 28 Dec 2010 | 6:23 PM ET

    Critics once proclaimed that the euro was doomed to struggle. Different countries would pursue such different economic policies, they argued, that it would ultimately place an unbearable strain on the currency and some of its members. Today, many of those predictions are coming true, the New York Times reports.

  • ECB Increases Intervention in Bond Markets Tuesday, 28 Dec 2010 | 4:26 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    The European Central Bank increased its intervention in government bond markets last week, indicating that the euro’s monetary guardian remained wary of an escalation of the eurozone debt crisis, reports the Financial Times.

  • Morning Note: Euro-Zone Debt Crisis Overblown? Wednesday, 22 Dec 2010 | 11:18 AM ET

    The Fast Money Traders debate whether China buying Portugal's debt is a sign of Euro-zone health.

  • Europe Stocks Seen Flat After Hitting 27-Month High Wednesday, 22 Dec 2010 | 2:08 AM ET

    European shares were expected to open little changed Wednesday, with investors avoiding strong bets at the tail end of the year.

  • Fast Money’s Karen Finerman focuses on the stellar earnings of a trucking supplier

  • Fed Extends Program to Ease European Debt Crisis Tuesday, 21 Dec 2010 | 10:29 AM ET
    United States Federal Reserve

    The Federal Reserve extended a program set up earlier this year to ease strains from the European debt crisis.