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  • Oil Price Fall Driven by 'Speculation': OPEC Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 5:59 AM ET

    The recent fall in the price of oil has been partly caused by speculation in the oil market, Abdalla Salem El-Badri, Secretary-General of the Organization of the Petroleum-Exporting Countries (Opec), told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Cheap Yuan Unfair: US Ambassador     Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 5:45 AM ET

    The undervalued yuan gives China an "unfair advantage", Gary Locke, US ambassador to China, told CNBC.

  • Looking for Work? Willing to Move to the UAE? Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 2:52 AM ET
    Dubai Construction

    With the jobless rate in the United States holding steady at 9.1 percent and the market showing no signs of near-term recovery, many Americans are considering looking abroad to combat their unemployment problem at home.

  • Stocks Close Lower, but Pare Earlier Losses Monday, 19 Sep 2011 | 4:12 PM ET

    Stocks staged a strong comeback in the final hour of trading Monday, cutting their losses by more than half, following a report that the Greek finance minister official said the debt-ridden nation may be close to a deal with its international lenders, according to Reuters. Still, stocks ended lower, snapping a five-day winning streak.

  • Futures Skid Amid Euro Zone Debt Jitters Monday, 19 Sep 2011 | 9:12 AM ET

    Futures tumbled Monday as investor sentiment was dragged lower amid renewed concerns over Greek debt and disappointment over the results of a meeting of European finance ministers over the weekend.

  • 'Most Dangerous Decade Since the 1950s': Strategist Monday, 19 Sep 2011 | 6:00 AM ET
    Caution

    Over the 100 years from 1950 to 2050, this decade will be seen as the "inflection decade" as both the developed and emerging economies make radical changes to adapt to a more dominant Asia, Anil Gupta, professor of strategy at University of Maryland told CNBC Monday.

  • Stocks Close Strong on 5-Day Win Streak Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 4:02 PM ET

    US stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street Friday, after strong gains in the previous session, as investors waited nervously for news from a meeting of global finance ministers this weekend.

  • Futures Pare Losses on Hopes for Banks Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 9:05 AM ET

    US stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street Friday, after strong gains in the previous session, as investors waited nervously for news from a meeting of global finance ministers this weekend.

  • Rim Will Outperform: Telecom Analyst     Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 5:20 AM ET

    "The headline results look uninspiring, but actually there are some positive signs," Kevin Smithen, senior telecom analyst at Macquarie Research, told CNBC, referring to Canadian mobile phone maker, Research in Motion (Rim).

  • Delta One Desks Are Big Moneymakers Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 3:43 AM ET
    NYSE trader

    The $2 billion trading loss that has rocked the Swiss banking giant UBS has also cast a spotlight on a relatively unknown but increasingly profitable corner of Wall Street — Delta One desks.

  • Boehner: Job Creators in America are ‘On Strike’ Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 4:44 PM ET
    U.S. Minority Leader Rep. John Boehner

    House Speaker John Boehner is calling for tax reform. In a speech today at the Economic Club of Washington, Boehner stressed the need to close loopholes and not raise income taxes that would hurt job growth.

  • Stocks Rally for 4th Day on Europe Bank Hopes Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 4:38 PM ET

    Stocks closed sharply higher for a fourth-consecutive session Thursday following news that major central banks across the world agreed to lend U.S. dollars to European banks, taking pressure off funding issues across European banks.

  • Futures Rally on New ECB Liquidity Measures Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 9:17 AM ET

    Futures jumped sharply Thursday following news that the ECB took a coordinated effort with the Federal Reserve to boost dollar liquidity.

  • GM, Chrysler Extend UAW Contracts After Talks Slow Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 6:45 AM ET

    General Motors and Chrysler agreed to extend labor contracts with the United Auto Workers on Thursday as the union's negotiations failed to produce the expected breakthrough on pay for 113,000 autoworkers.

  • Why Europe Worries Barack Obama Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 5:19 AM ET
    Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., answers a question during the first Democratic presidential primary debate of the 2008 election hosted by South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, S.C., Thursday, April 26, 2007. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner will travel to Poland on Thursday for a meeting with euro zone finance ministers set for Friday and attempt to push them to show leadership and get ahead of the euro zone crisis.

  • Have We Learned From Lehman? If So, Watch Out Bears Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 2:16 AM ET

    Stock markets rallied significantly on Wednesday following a joint statement from Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy on defending Greece and such political action could pose a big threat to stock bears, according to Philippe Gijsels, the head of research at BNP Paribas Fortis Capital Markets in Brussels.

  • US Behind Europe: Strategist     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 1:00 AM ET

    "Europe is in a better position than US from a fiscal and growth point of view," Thanos Papasavvas, fixed income & currencies strategist at Investec Asset Management, told CNBC.

  • World Bank President Robert Zoellick     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    World Bank President Robert Zoellick tells CNBC's Larry Kudlow the world has entered a new economic danger zone.

  • Stocks Log 3-Day Rally Amid Greece Optimism Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 4:44 PM ET
    Delivering Alpha - presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor

    Stocks closed off their best levels but were still sharply higher Wednesday in another volatile session after Greek, French and German leaders renewed their pledges to aid Greece, soothing investor fears over recent rumors of a default.

  • Banks Brace for a Season of Fall-Offs Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 11:24 AM ET

    As if the troubles in Europe were not enough, two months of the most turbulent markets in decades are expected to hurt trading results for the nation’s largest banks,  the New York Times reports.

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