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  • Exclusive: Hedge fund managers pick top 2015 ideas Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 2:30 PM ET
    An M346 aircraft produced by Alenia Aermacchi SpA, a unit of Finmeccanica SpA, performs at the Farnborough International Air Show last July.

    The results are in for this special investing contest, judged by top hedge fund managers.

  • Swiss abandons peg on franc  Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs takes a look at how European markets are responding to the Swiss central bank's foreign exchange move.

  • *Italy launches new 30- year bond to tap yield hunt. LONDON, Jan 15- French and Belgian bonds underperformed their euro zone peers on Thursday after the Swiss National Bank unexpectedly dropped its limit on the franc's exchange rate against the euro, meaning it will buy less euro-denominated debt. Analysts ruled out a more pronounced selloff, saying the SNB move...

  • Jan 15- The European Central Bank will almost certainly embark on a sovereign bond purchase program, and possibly announce one as soon as next week, according to economists in a Reuters poll. After exhausting almost every other policy tool- interest rates are rock-bottom, banks have been flooded with cheap cash and financial securities snapped up- buying...

  • *Faltering euro zone and China, disinflation biggest risks. BENGALURU, Jan 15- Global economic growth will be modest at best in the coming year as weak inflation persists, Reuters polls showed on Thursday, while a faltering euro zone and China could restrain it further. Economists polled over the past week by Reuters say the biggest risk to the global economy this...

  • European markets close: Copper slammed  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:24 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the major hit to copper and London's market.

  • Italy's Renzi 'wants a poodle' for president  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:15 AM ET

    With Giorgio Napolitano stepping down as Italy¿s President, CNBC's Julia Chatterley talks to Francesco Galietti, CEO of Policy Sonar. Galietti says that Renzi needs an "expert and a veteran," but wants a "poodle."

  • A potential power shift in Italy?  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    Discussing Giorgio Napolitano stepping down as Italy's president, Jacopo Barigazzi, journalist and policy analyst in Milan, says that Italy needs a "strong figure" as president, as Italy still needs to overcome its economic crisis, and the president has more power than its prime minister.

  • World Bank cuts 2015 forecast  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 6:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports there's lots of speculation about the ECB ahead of next week's big meeting.

  • Italy's next president needs to be a unity figure: Pro  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 1:15 AM ET

    Italian president Giorgio Napolitano is expected to resign on Wednesday. Alberto Carnevale-Maffe, professor of strategic and entrepreneurial management at SDA Bocconi School of Management, discusses the qualities the next candidate needs to have.

  • European shares roused by rally in retailers Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 12:31 PM ET

    LONDON, Jan 13- Retail shares led European equities higher on Tuesday, with expectations of new economic stimulus measures from the European Central Bank also helping to prop up stock markets. German retailer Metro AG climbed 4.5 percent after strong Christmas sales. British supermarket operator Morrison also advanced 4.5 percent as investors welcomed the...

  • ECB bond judgment  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a comeback for Greece and a pending ECB bond judgment.

  • DETROIT, Jan 12- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne said his company is in talks with other automakers to share the costs of developing new vehicles and technology, particularly to cut greenhouse gas emissions, and called on the United States to ease fuel economy targets for 2025.. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will review...

  • Greece outperforms before elections  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a dip for the oil majors and a rebound for Greek stocks.

  • Paris attack: Front pages from around the world Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 2:45 PM ET
    The covers of German newspapers 'Berliner Zeitung,' 'Bild,' 'Neue Presse' 'Die Welt' and 'Frankfurter Rundschau,' headlining the terrorist attacks yesterday in Paris.

    Here's how newspapers around the world reacted to Wednesday's attack at Paris' Charlie Hebdo magazine.

  • Europe's strong rally  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a big conversation on QE and a dip for German industrial orders.

  • Euro zone officially enters deflation  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the ECB's plans for QE and the Greek 10-year exceeds 10 percent ahead of the election.

  • ECB's 3 options for public QE  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the upcoming Greek election and the ECB's options for public quantitative easing.

  • Invest abroad? Keep eye on crude  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 8:17 AM ET

    Jason Trennert, Strategas, shares his thoughts on investing in overseas markets and the oil sector.

  • European markets close: Nasty session  Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 11:33 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including heavy losses in Italy, Germany and Greece.