The euro has remained stubbornly strong amid a slew of obstacles, and some analysts said the European Central Bank has kept it higher.» Read More
AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France- Annual "Davos in Provence" meeting. Speakers:- IMF chief Christine Lagarde, ECB Executive board member Benoit Coeure, Bank of France Governor Christian Noyer and France Finance Minister Michel Sapin.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a down day for the euro on the dollar's payroll surge and Sweden's central bank cuts rates.
There is "nothing compelling" to justify recent investor enthusiasm in the peripheral European economies, especially Spain, says John Kray a director at S&P Capital IQ.
FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement and a news conference- 1145 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Swedish Central Bank announces interest rate decision. HOBART, Australia- RBA Governor Glenn Stevens addresses the Australian Conference of Economists and the Econometric Society Australasian Meeting in Hobart- 0100 GMT.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as U.K. home prices surpass their 2007 peak, and gains for the auto sector.
WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gives Michel Camdessus lecture at an event hosted by the International Monetary Fund in Washington- 1400 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Swedish Central Bank holds Monetary Policy meeting. LONDON- RBA Assistant Governor Guy Debelle gives a speech to the Financial Times Camp Alphaville Conference in London- 1105 GMT.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including how BNP's massive fine affected its dividend and volatility for Portuguese blue chips.
WASHINGTON- The US-China Business Council will host a conversation with U.S. The Wall Street Journal's Sudeep Reddy will moderate the discussion. LONDON- Bank of England Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent speaks at Adam Smith Institute' Power Lunch'.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs takes a look at what sectors are leading the decline in European stocks.
*Leveraged buyouts in Spain last year half of 2007 level. LONDON, June 30- In Spain, an uncertain economic outlook and high levels of company debt mean a trickle of private equity deals are unlikely to turn into a flood just yet. "The current hype is huge- everyone wants to get a deal," said Alex Wagenberg, managing director of Carlyle Europe Partners in Spain.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs explains why European equities had such a bad week and U.K. home builders rallied.
*Pressure on France to boost links to Spain. BRUSSELS/ PARIS, June 26- Russia's cut in gas supplies to Ukraine has driven European Union leaders to debate how to bridge the gaps in Europe's grid urgently, replacing decades of fragmentation with a single, united energy market.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a jump for U.K. home builders and a drop for Barclays on news of a "dark pool" lawsuit.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including the trading action in Barclays after the bank was slapped with accusations of securities fraud by NY AG Schneiderman.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including big activity in banking and Abu Dhabi's Etihad buys a 49 percent stake in Italy's Alitalia.
MELBOURNE, Australia- RBA Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at a conference on "Strengthening the G20's Accountability and Effectiveness"- 0300 GMT. FRANKFURT- Bundesbank board member Carl-Ludwig Thiele gives update on Single Euro Payments Area- 0900 GMT.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including evidence the euro zone economy is losing momentum and gains for the airlines.
NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the Economic Club of New York- 1205 GMT.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including, a sell-off in Greece and a dip for Italian banks.
*Production mostly in east Europe, Spain for lower price points. It's a manifesto on wheels for the brand's move down-market as parent PSA Peugeot Citroen struggles to return to profit. That frees Citroen to hone its funky-but-frugal image while stablemate Peugeot tackles mid-market Volkswagen head-on.