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  • 'Leaner and Stronger' Eastern Europe a Buy: Analyst Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 1:28 AM ET
    A tramway pass in the center of Warsaw on June 8, 2011. Poland and Ukraine will co-host the 2012 European Football Championship.

    In 2008, Eastern Europe was in the throes of a major financial crisis. Burdened with public and private debt, Hungary, Latvia and Romania had to be bailed out by the IMF; they faced severe austerity measures and high unemployment. Fast forward three years and Eastern Europe seems in much better shape, while the West faces the most serious financial challenge since the establishment of the European Union.

  • Soccer

    An unheralded Russian club owned by billionaire oligarch Suleiman Kerimov is expected to make Samuel Eto’o the world’s highest paid footballer, the FT reports.

  • Fear-Driven Sell-Off Could Mean Big Returns: Analyst Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 4:04 AM ET

    The question facing every investor on the planet is simple enough: When will this sell-off come to an end? Because when it does, the risk-on trade will mean big returns.

  • Seymour: 'High Flying, Deep Value' EM Plays Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 2:45 PM ET

    Investors have been getting out of emerging markets lately, but has the selling gone too far? Trader Tim Seymour thinks he's found some value.

  • Transaction Tax Might Work if Worldwide: Strategist Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 3:37 AM ET

    The debate over whether a tax should be imposed on financial transactions continued Thursday morning as markets around Europe sank again.

  • Weak Russia Sales Hit Carlsberg's Profits: CEO     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 4:40 AM ET

    "We have some disappointing developments in Russia. Sales have not been growing, and it is clearly because Russian consumers are taking longer to adjust to higher prices," Jorgen Buhl Rasmussen, CEO at Carlsberg, told CNBC.

  • Carlsberg Shares Tumble After Cuts 2011 Outlook Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 3:53 AM ET

    Brewer Carlsberg warned Wednesday that profits for 2011 would be lower than expected after beer sales fell in Russia.

  • Your First Move For Tuesday August 16th Monday, 15 Aug 2011 | 6:44 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • BRICS: CNBC Explains Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 2:58 PM ET

    So what countries make up the BRICS ? How did they come about? What impact do they have? CNBC explains.

  • France, Italy to Ban Short-Selling Thursday Night: Source Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 11:11 AM ET

    Senior government sources tell Class CNBC, CNBC’s Italian partner, that a short-selling ban will be imposed in France and Italy after Thursday's market close.

  • The Value is 'Out There' in Equities: Strategists Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 4:55 AM ET

    After the stock market falls in the past month, it should be possible to pick up some value in equities, market strategists told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Rouble Poses Worrying Parallels for Euro Crisis Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 12:27 AM ET

    By intervening in the eurozone’s bond markets, the ECB has become a lender of last resort. In a world characterised by growing financial panic, that has to be good news, HSBC's Stephen King writes in the FT.

  • Selloff 'Perception Catching Up With Reality': CEO Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 5:31 AM ET
    Businessman with crystal ball

    Thursday's market sell-off, which saw a dramatic 500 point fall in the Dow, is just a case of market perception catching up with reality, the chief executive of one of Europe's biggest insurers told CNBC Friday.

  • Recession-themed newsprint cuttings

    Double dip may be back. It has been three decades since the United States suffered a recession that followed on the heels of the previous one. But it could be happening again, the New York Times reports.

  • Is August an Underestimated Crisis-Prone Month? Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 8:18 AM ET
    Protestors escape tear gas fired by policemen in Athens.

    For Angela Merkel there are few things which are as set as her summer holidays. She always leaves Berlin for two weeks with her invisible husband for a hiking holiday in the Tyrol Alps.

  • Weak Western Markets Curb Metro Sales Growth Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 6:12 AM ET
    Woman bagging groceries

    German retail group Metro saw sales grow only marginally in the second quarter, led by its emerging markets business, as weak consumer spending in Western Europe weighed on its results.

  • People Drink in Tough Times? Not True: Diageo CEO Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 4:54 AM ET

    Developing markets will make up half of the world's biggest liquor maker's revenue in the next three years, as their consumption is rising while in some developed states consumers are suffering, the CEO of Diageo, Paul Walsh, told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • Italian Banks Slump After Bond Purchase Report Wednesday, 27 Jul 2011 | 4:37 AM ET
    Piazza Venezia, Rome, Italy

    Italian bank shares were sharply lower in Wednesday morning trade after Reuters reported German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said the euro zone's rescue fund should only purchase bonds on the secondary market in exceptional circumstances.

  • Europe’s Troubled Economies Join the Rescue Team Monday, 25 Jul 2011 | 10:29 AM ET
    Protestors escape tear gas fired by policemen in Athens.

    Can a bailout fund whose backers include some of the countries it may be called upon to bail out really succeed? The NYT reports.

  • Europe Approves Bailout Plan For Greece, Other Nations Thursday, 21 Jul 2011 | 4:03 PM ET
    Greece

    European leaders on Thursday clinched a new rescue plan for Greece that could push the country into default on some debt but would also give Europe’s bailout fund new powers to aid struggling economies, the NY TImes reports

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