• Cramer: Don’t Thank the Fed for Market's Rally Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012 | 6:07 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve headquarters in Washington, DC.

    The markets may have rallied Wednesday, but don't think it's all thanks to comments from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.

  • Hollande Seeks Wider EU Fiscal Pact Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012 | 5:03 AM ET
    Francois Hollande, Socialist Party (PS) candidate for the 2012 French presidential election, speaks in a gymnasium during a visit on January 29, 2012 in Paris, during the traditional Chinese New Year festivities in the French capital.

    François Hollande, the French Socialist presidential candidate, is not seeking to unpick the European fiscal pact but wants to complete it with tools to promote economic growth, one of his senior advisers signalled on Tuesday. The FT reports.

  • Trader's View of the Market     Tuesday, 24 Apr 2012 | 6:41 AM ET

    A look at what traders are watching ahead of the market's open, with Yra Harris, Praxis Trading.

  • Cramer: Don’t Blame Europe for Wall Street Losses Monday, 23 Apr 2012 | 7:42 PM ET

    A lot of times, it’s futures trading that’s driving the market down, he said.

  • IMF Sees Banks Deleveraging by $2.6 Trillion Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 2:09 AM ET

    A drastic contraction of European bank balance sheets during the next 18 months could jeopardise financial stability and economic growth in Europe and beyond, according to forecasts from the International Monetary Fund. The FT reports.

  • Gartman on Spain's Bond Auction & Oil Futures     Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    The FMHR traders discuss their thoughts on Chesapeake Energy. The stock is down 21% year-to-date. Also, Dennis Gartman, The Garman Letter, weighs in on the Spanish bond auction tomorrow and how it could impact oil futures and the U.S. dollar.

  • Reaction to Obama's Oil Speculator Clamp Down     Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 11:35 AM ET

    The CNBC news team highlights the President's address on curbing energy speculators in the market, with reaction from the trading floor and CNBC's Gary Kaminsky.

  • Trader's Outlook on the Markets: Eye on Spain     Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 6:20 AM ET

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

  • Spanish Monarchy Faces Jumbo Crisis Sunday, 15 Apr 2012 | 10:21 AM ET

    Public disenchantment with Spain’s rulers deepened at the weekend when it emerged that King Juan Carlos was hunting elephants in Botswana weeks after saying he could not sleep because of youth unemployment in an increasingly grave economic crisis.

  • EU Seeks New Curbs to Cap Bank Bonuses Friday, 13 Apr 2012 | 2:22 AM ET

    Bankers’ bonuses across Europe would be capped at no more than their fixed salaries under strict new curbs sought by senior lawmakers in response to continued public anger over financial sector pay. The FT reports.

  • Where Has All the Trading Gone? Volume Hits 4-Year Low Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 1:22 PM ET
    NYSE trader

    It’s one of the biggest mysteries on Wall Street. How can stocks be in their fourth year of a bull market and trading activity be so low?

  • With employees hogging the Internet networks at work with heavy video and audio files unrelated to their jobs, more companies like Procter & Gamble are shutting off streaming sites or limiting access. USA Today reports.

  • Morgan Stanley Tries to Stave Off Ratings Cut Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 2:53 AM ET
    Morgan Stanley

    James Gorman, Morgan Stanley’s chief executive, has been in discussions with Moody’s in an attempt to maintain its credit ratings and stave off a downgrade that could diminish the bank’s ability to buy the rest of Citigroup brokerage Smith Barney, according to people familiar with the matter. The FT reports.

  • Last Call: The Future Looks Bright For JPM Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 10:15 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon

    Sharpen your pencils, it's Last Call quiz time.

  • Gold Falls Hard: Era of Cheap Money Over? Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 12:26 PM ET

    Gold fell hard Wednesday, as markets digested the idea that the era of cheap money might be coming to an end, again.

  • Last Call: Taking Burger King Public Again Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 10:21 PM ET

    Sharpen your pencils, it's Last Call quiz time.

  • Argentine President Attacks Falklands ‘Injustice’ Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 11:36 AM ET
    A flag with the image of the Falkland Islands (Malvinas) hangs on a fence guarded by the police near the British embassy in Buenos Aires.

    Amid a recent escalation of tensions, the UK reasserts the islands independence while Argentina warns companies off oil exploration there.

  • Last Call: 2 April Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 9:33 PM ET

    All the world loves a clown, except on the taxpayers dime.

  • Spring Stock Rally?     Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    JJ Kinahan, TD Ameritrade, says there are many people who think markets will move higher this spring.

  • Big Banks Prepare to Pay Back LTRO Loans Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 3:21 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    A clutch of Europe’s biggest banks are preparing to return a chunk of the cheap three-year funding they recently took from the European Central Bank as early as this year. The FT reports.

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