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  • Jim Rogers: Let AIG Go Bankrupt, Not America Tuesday, 3 Mar 2009 | 4:24 PM ET
    Credit Crisis

    American International Group should be allowed to go bankrupt because keeping it and other sick financials alive on government support risks ruining the US economy, legendary investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Stop Trading!: Obama: Enemy of Stocks? Monday, 2 Mar 2009 | 3:41 PM ET

    Cramer looks at the defense, natural gas, coal and utility sectors through a White House prism.

  • Market Tips: Buy Government Bonds Monday, 2 Mar 2009 | 5:30 AM ET

    Government bonds rose across the board on Monday after HSBC launched Britain's biggest-ever rights issue, of $17.75 billion, to shore up its balance sheet after reporting an 18 percent fall in adjusted pretax profit for 2008 and cut its dividend.

  • Pros Say: Play Bonds, Dollar for the Short Term Friday, 27 Feb 2009 | 4:29 AM ET

    Stocks spent the last day of the week in the red Friday, dragged lower by nagging fears about the global economy and financial system. Experts tell CNBC that the dollar and bonds show short-term opportunities during the market volatility.

  • Safe Havens Are Not as Safe as They Seem Thursday, 26 Feb 2009 | 10:56 PM ET

    Market volatility has eased somewhat from last quarter’s peak where we saw the VIX, or more popularly known as the “fear index”, hit an all time high of 89.53. Investors fled to safe havens like cash and Treasurys, driving down the yield on three-month T-bills to under zero percent at a point!

  • Outside the Stocks: Fixed Income Thursday, 19 Feb 2009 | 6:32 PM ET

    Itching to get in the game, but still cautious about putting your money in stocks? Karen Finerman reveals her favorite trade in fixed income!

  • Pros Say: Let Banks Fail Friday, 13 Feb 2009 | 4:58 AM ET

    Friday the 13th proved lucky for global stocks as the spent the day in the green. Financials lead the gains on news of a US subsidy plan for mortgage payments. The improved mood among investors comes ahead of this weekend's G7 meeting of financial leaders.

  • Pros Say: Stimulus Plan is 20% Baggage Thursday, 12 Feb 2009 | 5:02 AM ET

    Global stocks spent another day in the red Thursday as investors questioned whether the $789 billion US stimulus package will restart the economy.

  • Pros Say: Bypass Treasurys, Buy Corporate Bonds Wednesday, 11 Feb 2009 | 4:58 AM ET

    Global stocks were lower Wednesday as investors were disappointed by the lack of clarity in new US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's financial rescue plan. Experts tell CNBC that during the economic slowdown and market uncertainty, the bond market is the place to invest.

  • Stocks and financials fell, while Treasuries and gold jumped at the exact moment Geithner hit the podium. For trading strategies in the wake of this mess, tune to FM tonight.

  • Government Bonds May Be Last Bubble: Jim Rogers Tuesday, 10 Feb 2009 | 5:59 AM ET

    Investors will have to short government bonds at some point despite their current attraction, as the amount of debt issued is "staggering" and inflation risks are down the road, Jim Rogers, CEO of Jim Rogers Holdings, told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Banks Rescue Will 'Make Things Worse': Rogers Tuesday, 10 Feb 2009 | 4:21 AM ET
    Jim Rogers talks commodities at the World Money Show in London.

    The new financial rescue plan may not work and could even make things worse because it plunges the US further into debt and it is designed by the same people who failed to forecast the crisis and take measures, legendary investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Chinese Start Investing More Money Abroad Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 4:52 AM ET

    As Chinese citizens are starting to send more money out of the country, foreign investors are pulling money out too, and slowing the pace of new investment.

  • Feds Deliver A Promise And A Rally Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 4:13 PM ET

    A 4-day rally in the S&P 500 and the NASDAQ, the first 4-day rally since the end of November (Dow only up 3 days in a row). The S&P has rallied 5 percent in that period.

  • The Fed Stays Fluid Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 3:16 PM ET

    The Fed issued a long statement that clearly indicated their policies would be fluid. There was a little bit for everyone in the statement who wanted an aggressive Fed, and some for those who wanted a more conservative Fed.

  • Breaking News: Bad Bank By Next Week? Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 6:11 PM ET

    In late breaking news Steve Liesman reveals that the Treasury could set up a bad bank -- as soon as next week!

  • Baccardax: Bonds Are Still a Screaming Buy Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 9:03 AM ET

    The recent lull in the government bond market's bullish tone only enhances the arguments for ramping-up a portfolio of the heretofore dullards of the financial markets.

  • Ask The Experts: Invest in U.S. Savings Bonds? Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 4:22 PM ET

    Certified financial planner Bill Losey says they make for a low-risk addition to your portfolio.

  • Market Tips: Don’t Give Up on Emerging Markets Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 4:48 AM ET

    As dominant global stock markets continued to decline Friday, are emerging markets better places for investors to put their money? Experts interviewed on CNBC believe so.

  • Your Questions About... USB, Treasuries, & RIMM Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 6:13 PM ET

    Jesse writes, “US Bancorp has been taking a beating this week. Is now a buying opportunity or should I stay away?”