GO
Loading...

European Central Bank

More

  • Trader Christopher Lotito, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, March 19, 2015.

    Markets are transitioning to a limbo period where they wait for more information on when the Fed might hike rates, and in the process could become more volatile.

  • Five themes Asia investors need to know Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 8:50 PM ET
    An Indonesian man looks at a running display showing share prices at the stocks exchange building in Jakarta.

    Volatility has become a market hallmark this year and investors across Asia are grappling with a slew of issues. Here are the top five themes.

  • New round of volatility may be on way—Here's why Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 6:49 PM ET
    Trader Christopher Lotito, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, March 19, 2015.

    Markets are transitioning to a limbo period where they wait for more information on when the Fed might hike rates, and in the process could become more volatile.

  • Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed mixed on Thursday as investors weighed the Federal Reserve statement that indicated a rate hike would come gradually.

  • UK PM: Let's not go backwards on Greece   Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 12:10 PM ET
    UK PM: Let's not go backwards on Greece

    Will Germany and Greece ever find an agreement that works for both of them? CNBC's Julia Chatterley discusses the latest, with responses from Greece's Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, and UK Prime Minister, David Cameron.

  • Can Merkel and Tsipras rise above the tensions?   Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 5:00 AM ET
    Can Merkel and Tsipras rise above the tensions?

    Ahead of EU summit, CNBC's Julia Chatterley, reports about the tensions between Greece and Germany ahead of a EU summit.

  • Euro-dollar parity may be more elusive after Fed Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 6:28 PM ET
    A clerk counts U.S. dollar banknotes at a currency exchange office in Jakarta, Indonesia.

    The Fed tripped up the dollar's rally and may have pushed the greenback into a short-term correction with its forecasts for a slower pace of rate hikes, strategists say.

  • Riots at the European Central Bank Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 1:57 PM ET
    A burning police car is seen during Blockupy movement protests against EUs austerity measures on the day the European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters official opening in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, on March 18, 2015.

    Rising tensions from anti-austerity moves in Europe came to a head when thousands of protesters rioted at the opening of the new ECB headquarters.

  • Europe closes mixed; FTSE rallies after Budget speech   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 12:30 PM ET
    Europe closes mixed; FTSE rallies after Budget speech

    European equities closed mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting and digested the annual U.K. Budget statement.

  • Sweden stocks touch record highs on new rate cut Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 11:38 AM ET
    Swedish Krona currency.

    Sweden's benchmark OMXS30 equity index touched new record highs on Wednesday after the country's central bank cut its key repo rate and expanded an asset-purchase program.

  • Saut on Fed: 'Patience' is 'overdone'   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Saut on Fed: 'Patience' is 'overdone'

    Jeff Saut, chief investment strategist at Raymond James, talks about the impact of the European Central Bank's bond-buying program, while commenting on the Federal Reserve's rhetoric.

  • ECB protests turn violent   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 10:38 AM ET
    ECB protests turn violent

    CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports the latest on anti-austerity protesters blocking the inauguration ceremony of the new offices of the ECB.

  • ECB protest turns violent   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 7:01 AM ET
    ECB protest turns violent

    Thousands of anti-capitalist protesters clashed with riot police in Germany just hours ahead of the ceremonial opening of the ECB's new building.

  • Dollar slides on weak data; investors await Fed Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 3:22 PM ET
    A man walks by a euro sign light installation in Vilnius, Lithuania, on Dec. 31, 2014.

    The dollar fell for a second straight day against major currencies, pressured by weak US economic data as the Fed started a two-day policy meeting.

  • Europe ends lower ahead of Fed; Premier Oil surges   Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 12:30 PM ET
    Europe ends lower ahead of Fed; Premier Oil surges

    European equities finished lower on Tuesday, with the exception of the FTSE 100 which was given a lift by mining stocks, as investors looked ahead to a two-day meeting by the U.S. Federal Reserve and reacted to fresh economic data.

  • This is now when Fed may hike rates: CNBC survey Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Janet Yellen, chair of the Federal Reserve.

    More than two-thirds of respondents to the CNBC Fed Survey see the first interest rate hike coming in August, a month ahead of the prior survey.

  • Dollar pullback? Yes, strategist says Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 1:22 PM ET
    U.S. dollar

    FX strategist Kathy Lien expects a correction in the mighty dollar after this week's FOMC meeting.

  • Surprise! Why US stocks may start beating Europe Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 11:51 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Negative economic surprises in the U.S. versus positive surprises in Europe may be sending a message to markets.

  • Zingales: QE is too important   Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Zingales: QE is too important

    Luigi Zingales, Professor at University of Chicago, says that there's a "60/40" chance of a Grexit in the next 12 months, but adds that quantitative easing is more important than worrying about Greece right now.

  • 'Grexit's' fallout on Italy   Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 6:07 AM ET
    'Grexit's' fallout on Italy

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks with Italian Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan about the likely impact of a Greek exit on Italy.