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  • Cyprus Central Bank Denies Plan to Sell Gold Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 6:20 AM ET

    The Central Bank of Cyprus denied that it will sell 400 million euros ($525 million) worth of its gold reserves as part of the conditions to Europe's bailout of the island state.

  • Soros Tells Germany It Should Leave Euro Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 1:42 AM ET
    George Soros

    Billionaire investor George Soros is the latest person to criticize Germany's role in the euro zone crisis, telling the country that it should consider leaving the euro zone.

  • Goldman Sachs: Time to Short Gold Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 9:07 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs downgraded its 2013 price target for gold and advised investors to short the precious metal, in a commodities report out on Wednesday.

  • Thatcher's Stock Market Boom Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 9:03 AM ET

    U.K. stocks performed better during Margaret Thatcher's tenure compared to any other period of time over the last 50 years.

  • Pimco's Gross Turns Bullish on US Treasurys Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 3:16 AM ET
    Bill Gross

    The world's biggest bond fund manager Bill Gross has had a change of heart on Treasurys, raising allocations to U.S.government bonds.

  • Bitcoin Surges Past $200; Where to Next? Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 10:31 AM ET

    The digital currency bitcoin continued its surge on Tuesday crossing $200, more than doubling in value in just over one week.

  • France Faces 'Devastating Scandal' as Economy Stalls Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 3:11 AM ET

    France's economy is at near-stall speed, trade and budget deficits widened last month and the country is embroiled in increasing political uncertainty.

  • Putin Faces Down Topless Protest in Germany Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 6:14 AM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin and an activist of the Ukrainian women rights group 'Femen' in Hannover, Germany.

    Russia urged Germany to punish a group of women who staged a bare-breasted protest against President Vladimir Putin during a visit to the country.

  • Japan’s Yield Hunters Are Chasing European Debt Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 1:25 AM ET
    A trader monitors the foreign exchange and stocks index in Tokyo.

    Japanese investment in Europe's bond markets are expected to jump following the Bank of Japan's drastic action to ease monetary policy, the FT reports.

  • Did Thatcher's Reforms Pave Way for Euro Zone? Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 12:19 PM ET
    Former British Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher

    Margaret Thatcher's economic reforms were the driving force behind the creation of the euro zone, a senior political analyst told CNBC.

  • Why US Job Market Is Going to Get a Lot Worse Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 4:44 AM ET

    Weak U.S. jobs data resulted in the worst trading week this year, and analysts warn it could get worse.

  • Portugal Fires Warning Shot for Austerity in Europe Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 2:21 AM ET

    The rejection of austerity by Portugal's main court puts new pressure on the country's faltering reform program and the euro zone, analysts told CNBC.

  • Troika 'Blackmailing' Greece: Opposition Party Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 5:16 AM ET

    The economic advisor to Greece's anti-austerity party SYRIZA told CNBC that Greece's international lenders were "blackmailing" his country.

  • Markets Fear 'Loose Cannon' Yellen at Fed: Janjuah Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 3:57 AM ET

    Janet Yellen, a potential successor to Ben Bernanke, is seen as a "loose cannon" and could upset the markets, Bob Janjuah of Nomura told CNBC.

  • Bitcoin Hacked: Price Stumbles After Buying Frenzy Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 6:10 AM ET

    Online currency bitcoin had 20 percent knocked off its price overnight on Thursday as one of its major exchanges became the victim of a hacking attack leading to a sell-off in the virtual currency after reaching an all-time high.

  • Gartman on Jobs Number: 'Yawn and Move On' Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 2:39 AM ET
    Dennis Gartman

    As investors wait for the latest U.S. jobs data to assess the recovery in the world's largest economy, Dennis Gartman told CNBC the numbers don't matter.

  • Mystery Deepens Over Cyprus' Capital Controls Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 4:34 AM ET
    Nicosia, Cyprus

    Has Cyprus extended capital controls by another week? That's the mystery facing the market on Thursday.

  • Bitcoin Showing ‘Aggressive Bubble’ Behavior: SocGen Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    Online currency bitcoin has surged in value since the Cyprus bailout saga sparked global interest in alternatives.

  • Can 10 'Wise Men' Really Save Italy? Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 3:09 AM ET
    The Palazzo del Quirinale where President Napolitano is meeting the panel of "Wise Men."

    Analysts are questioning whether a group of economic "wise men" can save Italy from new elections.

  • Cyprus Crisis Isn't Over Yet: El-Erian Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 6:58 AM ET

    Capital controls have restored a sense of calm in Cyprus. At best, this is a short reprieve if they are not followed by more fundamental decisions, according to Pimco's CEO.