• Trader's Buzz: Will the US Bailout Europe?     Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 6:43 AM ET

    A look at what traders will be watching ahead of ECB's decision on interest rates, with Scott Bauer, Trading Advantage senior market strategist.

  • National Interests Threaten EU Bank Reforms Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 1:46 AM ET
    EU building flags brussels

    When officials in Brussels unveil new proposals on Wednesday to give the EU’s banking regulators summary powers to wind up failing banks – while keeping taxpayers off the hook – they will cast them as an “embryonic” version of the much vaunted “banking union”, the Financial Times reports.

  • Trader's Buzz on the Markets     Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    A check on the latest market moves and what traders are watching, with Alan Knuckman, OneStopOption.com chief trading advisor.

  • Cheap Investments to Watch: Subprime Assets     Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 7:44 AM ET

    Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital managing partner, provides insight on where investors can find buying opportunities in non-correlated assets, such as the subprime space.

  • Spain Seeks Centralized Budget Control Sunday, 3 Jun 2012 | 9:22 PM ET

    Mariano Rajoy, Spain’s prime minister, has called for centralized control of national budgets in the eurozone in an unexpected gesture to mollify Brussels and Berlin on the eve of what is expected to be a crucial week for Madrid. The FT reports.

  • Charting the Markets: Crude Realities     Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 7:32 AM ET

    Stephen Schork, "The Schork Report" editor and Ben Lichtenstein, TradersAudio.com, discuss the outlook on oil futures and whether consumers can expect an increase in gasoline prices.

  • Trader's View of the Markets     Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 6:41 AM ET

    A look at what traders will be watching, ahead of the market's open, with Joe Kinahan, TD Ameritrade.

  • A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans.

  • Spain Reveals 100 Billion Euro Capital Flight Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 2:41 AM ET

    Madrid was dealt a double blow on Thursday after it emerged that almost €100bn in capital had left the country in the first three months of the year and the head of the European Central Bank lambasted its handling of Bankia, the troubled Spanish lender.

  • Morgan Stanley Chief Defends Facebook Role Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 3:42 AM ET

    James Gorman, Morgan Stanley chief executive, has defended his bank’s performance as lead underwriter on Facebook’s public offering, despite waves of criticism from investors and a potential legal review of the deal’s marketing, the Financial Times reports.

  • JPMorgan to Spin Out ‘Special Investments’ Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 1:00 AM ET
    JP Morgan London Offices

    JPMorgan Chase is spinning out the “special investments group” from its troubled chief investment office as executives clean up the division that caused $2bn trading losses, say people familiar with the matter. The FT reports.

  • Luxury Shopping a Sign of Poland's Growing Wealth Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 11:46 AM ET
    Castle Square in Warsaw old town, 30th July 2010. (Photo by Luis Davilla/Cover/Getty Images)

    Millionaires are still rare in Poland, but  luxe goods are no longer a rare sight in Warsaw's shops and streets.

  • Madrid in ‘Game of Chicken’ With EU Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 2:31 AM ET

    When Mariano Rajoy climbed the victory podium in November, having won the biggest electoral majority in his party’s history, he would never have imagined that six months later his country’s destiny could be slipping out of his hands. The FT reports.

  • ECB Rejects Madrid Plan to Boost Bankia Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 1:17 AM ET

    A Spanish plan to recapitalise Bankia, the troubled lender, by indirectly tapping the European Central Bank for cash, was bluntly rejected as unacceptable by the ECB, European officials said, the Financial Times reports.

  • Trader's Buzz from the Floor     Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 10:35 AM ET

    Lincoln Ellis, Strategic Financial Group, weighs in with the latest market-moving activity and how to profit from it.

  • Trader's View of the Markets     Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 6:42 AM ET

    A look at what traders will be watching ahead of the opening bell, with Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management.

  • Funds Cut Exposure to Euro Zone Banks Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 1:30 AM ET
    A one Euro coin stands on a map of Brussels.

    Faced with so much market volatility and uncertainty, fund managers say they have sharply scaled back their exposure to countries in the euro-era “periphery”. They have, moreover, become highly selective about investing in banks, the Financial Times reports.

  • Newedge to Leave Greek Stock Market Monday, 28 May 2012 | 4:16 AM ET

    Newedge, a leading broker, is abandoning the Greek stock market in a sign of mounting concern over the country’s future in the eurozone, the FT reports.

  • Draft EU Report Attacks Italy on Economy Monday, 28 May 2012 | 1:45 AM ET
    Mario Monti

    The technocratic government of Mario Monti has made significant progress towards overhauling Italy’s economy since it came to office last year, but has not done enough to combat tax evasion and the country’s sizeable black economy, an EU finding to be released this week has determined, the Financial Times reports.

  • Olive Oil Price Dip Adds to European Woes Monday, 28 May 2012 | 1:06 AM ET

    Spain, Italy and Greece, already fighting a financial and economic crisis, are now facing an oil crisis. Olive oil, that is. the Financial Times reports.

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