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European shares opened higher on Tuesday, brushing off the slump in oil prices.

Looking for dividend? Retail stocks are key  Tue, 16 Dec '14 | 2:30 AM ET

Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, says there is a "risk of de-rating" in staples, and investors should look at food and general retail companies offering a high dividend yield.

Will gold ever regain its shine?  Tue, 16 Dec '14 | 2:10 AM ET

Guy Wolf, global head of market analytics at Marex Spectron, and Beat Wittmann, senior advisor at Raiffeisen Switzerland, discuss why there is "no place for gold" in today's trading environment.

Co-operative Bank has failed a key test of how it would perform in a financial crisis by the Bank of England. CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi discusses the results and what it means for Britain's banks.

Iain Stealey, fixed income fund manager at JPMorgan Asset Management, says quantitative easing by the European Central Bank will happen and this will force yields on bonds in the periphery lower.

Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says that the oil price could push $100 by the end of 2015, given the potential for a bounce back in demand.

BT enters talks over $19.5B EE mobile deal  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 7:00 PM ET

BT announced that it has entered into exclusive talks with Deutsche Telekom and Orange to acquire their mobile business EE. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore and Wilfred Frost discuss.

European shares closed sharply lower on Monday with earlier gains seen in the price of oil reversed after heavy gunfire was heard outside a Sydney cafe where hostages were being held.

Uber missteps in Sydney hostage drama  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 10:00 AM ET

CNBC's Phil Han reports on how Uber started charging customers higher fares because of the Sydney hostage crisis, and then backtracked.

Sydney siege: Here's the complete timeline  Sun, 14 Dec '14 | 7:00 PM ET

The New South Wales Police has tweeted that the Sydney Siege is over. Here is the timeline of the past 16 hours that have gripped Australia and the world.

Libyan oil terminals forced to close  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 5:25 AM ET

Two of Libya's key oil terminals have been closed after clashes broke out, disrupting the country's crude export capacity. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports.

Can Malaysia Airlines recover?  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 7:15 AM ET

CNBC's Phil Han reports on Malaysia Airlines' restructuring plan that will hope to see the airline recover financially.

2015: A good year for equities?  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 5:40 AM ET

Global equities have strong momentum behind them as they enter 2015, with the first five months looking "especially good for the markets", according to Tim Hayes, chief investment strategist at Ned Davis Research.

Shale plays are getting close to bottom  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 5:20 AM ET

Shale plays are starting to become "uneconomic" at $60 per barrel, and a further drop would only make things worse, says Stewart Glickman, equity analyst and group head of energy and materials at S&P Capital IQ.

Is oil the only asset spooking investors?  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 5:00 AM ET

As plummeting oil prices hit markets, Carter Worth, chief market technician at Sterne Agee, discusses whether it's just oil that's spooking investors.

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's labour reforms are a "step in the right direction", according to Anatoli Annenkov, senior European economist at Societe Generale, who argues that much more is needed, nevertheless.

China's economic growth could slow in 2015  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 4:30 AM ET

Discussing China's growth targets changing from 7.4 percent to 7.1 percent, Jason Pidcock, manager at Newton Asian Income fund, says it's "the direction that matters, not the number".

Abe's structural reforms to be the focus  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 4:00 AM ET

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's landslide election win means he can now focus on structural reforms says Derek Halpenny, European head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo, Mitsubishi.

Uberpop is a 'danger' to French customers  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 4:50 AM ET

The French government has announced they will ban Uber service Uberpop from January 1st 2015. CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi discusses further.

How BlaBlaCar differs from Uber  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 4:45 AM ET

With Uberpop being banned in France from 1st January 2015, Nicolas Brusson, co-founder and COO of BlaBlaCar, discusses how his company differs by focusing on long distance journeys.

Discussing the unfolding events of the Sydney hostage situation, Benjamin MacQueen, senior lecturer of Politics and International Relations at Monash University, discusses whether the Australian government could have predicted this event.

New South Wales (NSW) police commissioner, Andrew Scipione told a news conference that the force was continuing to investigate not speculate, and "we're doing all we can" to solve this current hostage situation in Sydney.

European situation worse than Japan: Pro  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 3:30 AM ET

Tony Morris, global head of quantitative strategies at Nomura, says that on some economic measures, Europe is worse than Japan, but there are opportunities for investors.

Jacques Cailloux, chief European economist at Nomura, says he is concerned that the European Central Bank's easing measures won't meet the investment needed by the euro zone economy.

Roberto Henriques, head of financials credit research at JPMorgan, says European banks have a credit problem, not liquidity issues, and the European Central Bank's TLTRO program will not solve this.

Danske Bank takes $1.5B write-down  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 3:05 AM ET

Henrik Ramlau-Hansen, CFO of Danske Bank, explains why the company will book 9 billion kroner ($1.5 billion) worth of goodwill impairments, adding that the lender has "not been forced" to do it by regulators.

Didier Duret, CIO at ABN Amro Private Banking, says the low oil price will be a boost for the global economy, while Patrick Legland, global head of research at Societe Generale, argues it could spark a "massive" sell-off across asset classes.

Australian law enforcement has responded well to the continuing hostage situation in a Sydney cafe, according to Peter Jennings, executive director at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute.

Europe opens lower as Sydney siege continues  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 3:00 AM ET

European shares followed their Asian counterparts lower on Monday, after oil hit 5-1/2-year lows and attention focused on a developing hostage incident in Sydney, Australia.

Here's why you should short the Chinese yuan  Mon, 15 Dec '14 | 2:30 AM ET

Chris Morrison, strategist at Omni Macro Fund, says a slowing Chinese economy and easier monetary policy will see the yuan weaken.

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