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  • Avoiding Greece’s Lehman Moment Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 2:13 AM ET
    A man walks outside the Bank of Greece headquarters during a demonstation against government's austerity measures in central Athens.

    Restructuring Greece’s debt is both desirable and inevitable, despite insistence from European Union officials over the weekend that the idea is off the table, reports the New York Times.

  • Not Comfortable Being Bullish, Says Bull Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 1:02 AM ET
    Global Markets

    Last week spelt the end of the inflation story and this is a reason to be bullish. That is the view of UK-based Michael Browne, a fund manager at Martin Currie.

  • Policymakers Learn a New and Alarming Catchphrase Monday, 9 May 2011 | 11:58 PM ET
    U.S. Savings Bonds

    Another week, another wave of dismal fiscal gridlock in Washington. But as US politicians squabble about how to cut the debt, another concept with a catchy name is quietly starting to creep into the policy debate: "financial repression", according to the FT.

  • Busch: Money In Motion Trade Update Monday, 9 May 2011 | 12:37 PM ET

    On May 4, I recommended shorting the euro against the British pound. Here's an update.

  • Fears Over Greece's Debt Threat     Monday, 9 May 2011 | 11:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has the story on Euro Zone officials looking at changes to Greece's bailout program.

  • Invest in U.S. or Overseas?     Monday, 9 May 2011 | 11:15 AM ET

    Discussing the best place to invest, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson; Ned Riley, Riley Asset Management; Matthew Lloyd, Advisors Asset Management, and CNBC's Sylvia Wadhwa.

  • Busch: Eurozone Debt Asylum Monday, 9 May 2011 | 9:49 AM ET

    Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today said that it has lowered its long- and short-term sovereign credit ratings on the Hellenic Republic and S&P warned it may be cut further.

  • Investing on a Global Scale     Monday, 9 May 2011 | 9:46 AM ET

    New data suggests the real global threat is coming from somewhere other than Greece and Portugal, with Kevin Gardiner, Barclays Wealth head of global investment strategy.

  • Euro Drama     Monday, 9 May 2011 | 9:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has the latest on whether the EU will bail out Greece.

  • Will a Jobs Recovery Boost the Dollar? Monday, 9 May 2011 | 8:42 AM ET

    Friday's better than expected jobs report gave the dollar a lift, and these experts think it could continue.

  • The Parthenon in Greece

    Speculation over the weekend that Greece could leave the euro zone was “utterly unrealistic" and would be a “catastrophe” for the country and for the wider European Union, Yiannos Papantoniou, former Greek finance minister and president of the Centre for Progressive Policy Studies told CNBC on Monday.

  • Euro Gets a Lift, Dollar Lags Monday, 9 May 2011 | 7:45 AM ET

    Greece is gumming up the works in the euro zone again, but that's not hurting the euro. Time for your daily FX Fix.

  • EU Considering Lowering Interest Rates     Monday, 9 May 2011 | 7:34 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details on the EU considering lowering interest rates on Greece and Irish bailouts.

  • Europe Pressured to Revise Bailouts     Monday, 9 May 2011 | 6:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details on the European debt crisis.

  • Commentary: Don't Price in Multiple Euro Rate Hikes Monday, 9 May 2011 | 5:14 AM ET

    Jean Claude Trichet says the European Central Bank wants to remain flexible. Let us hope his flock of hawks and doves means this, because the next few months are going to be a bumpy ride.

  • Risk Off? Don’t Panic, Says Strategist Monday, 9 May 2011 | 3:27 AM ET

    Following a very volatile week for commodities and a weekend of speculation on Greek restructuring, investors are questioning if the risk-off trade is now dominating.

  • David Bloom's 4 Reasons to Buy the Loonie Monday, 9 May 2011 | 2:26 AM ET

    Following elections that return Stephen Harper to power in Canada last weekend, HSBC is outlining four reasons to buy the Canadian dollar

  • 'Bad News' Driving the Euro Again Monday, 9 May 2011 | 2:01 AM ET
    Euro bills and coins

    In recent months the euro has ignored a wall of worry about the health of three of its members and moved higher against the dollar, but this is no longer the case according to Jens Nordvig, global head of G-10 currency strategy at Nomura.

  • For better or worse, the U.S. economy is back on the top of the stock market's watch list, with the European sovereign debt crisis a close second.

  • The Week Ahead     Friday, 6 May 2011 | 6:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.