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Discussing whether the IMF will become the "ultimate funder" to a troubled EU, with Richard LeFrak, The LeFrak Organization, and Wilbur Ross & Co., WL Ross, and the Squawk Box crew.
The sale of Northern Rock bank to a group led by vulture investors Wilbur Ross and Richard Branson is part of a market return to more rational behavior, Ross told CNBC.
Japan, the third-largest economy in the world, is a "very good and very cheap way" to invest in emerging markets, investor Wilbur Ross told CNBC Monday.
Markets are over their fears that the worst will happen in the world economy as investors hope that Europe will finally find some solution to the debt crisis, Wilbur Ross, WL Ross chairman and CEO, told CNBC Friday.
President Obama's jobs plan is a start, but many chief executives told CNBC it doesn't go far enough.
Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross told CNBC Tuesday he was not perturbed by last week's volatile market swings.
Moody's is punishing the wrong EU member by downgrading Ireland, Wilbur Ross Jr., CEO of WL Ross & Co., told CNBC Wednesday. If Moody's "downgrades enough people recklessly, nobody will be able to access the public markets in 2013. I think it's a ridiculous idea."
With Ireland's bank stress test results coming out on March 31st, the announcement of a possible European Central Bank liquidity chess move has the markets bracing for bad news.
Faced with the threat of massive bond defaults, state and local governments have taken proactive steps to deal with their problems and are thus likely to avoid disaster, investor Wilbur Ross told CNBC.