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  • Mad Money, August 2, 2011     Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • What if Debt Isn't the Problem?     Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 10:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman take a look at the real problem behind the debt dilemma.

  • IMF Casts Doubt on UK Deficit Plan Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 12:37 AM ET
    Tower Bridge and City of London financial district

    Bad economic news bombarded the UK Treasury on Monday as new International Monetary Fund forecasts cast doubt on the chancellor’s deficit reduction plan, the FT reports.

  • Corporate Layoffs Increase as Economy Sputters Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 7:01 PM ET

    A new wave of corporate layoffs could pick up momentum if the economy does not kick into a higher gear soon.

  • With the debt ceiling crisis looming, we are at risk of losing the momentum America has gained toward energy independence and achieving a cleaner, greener future.

  • Mad Money, July 29, 2011     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • In addition to all the other ignominy heaped upon the US economy comes the latest insult Friday—confirmation of a “growth recession” that foretells a long, ugly road ahead.

  • Out of Work

    Thousands of layoffs were announced in just the past week, and that trend could continue if economic growth does not start to pick up speed.

  • Choudhry on Long-Term Swap and Bond Yields Puzzle Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 9:20 AM ET
    Traders work in the ten-year U.S. Treasury Note options pit at the Chicago Board of Trade in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

    Should the return from a government bond should always sit below that of a bank asset? The almost universal answer to this question is yes, but this is not always the case, writes Moorad Choudhry, Head of Business Treasury, Global Banking & Markets, Royal Bank of Scotland.

  • Mad Money, July 28, 2011     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • What's the Matter with Banks?     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 12:25 PM ET

    Are banks too big? A look at the financial sector and whether shareholders will revolt, with Jesse Eisinger, ProPublica senior reporter.

  • Faber Report: Job Cuts on Wall Street     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 9:39 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber & Herb Greenberg report on work force reduction in the investment banking and big banks sectors.

  • Weekly Jobless Claims: Down 24,000     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli & Jim Iuorio, CME Group break down the economic data.

  • Mad Money, July 27, 2011     Wednesday, 27 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Mad Money, July 26, 2011     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Help-Wanted Sign Comes With Frustrating Asterisk Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 11:16 AM ET
    Help Wanted

    The unemployed need not apply. That is the message being broadcast by many of the nation’s employers, making it even more difficult for 14 million jobless Americans to get back to work. The NYT reports.the New York Times reports.

  • Tower Bridge and City of London financial district

    The claim by the UK Office for National Statistics that the country's second quarter GDP growth could have been as high as 0.7 percent, were it not for 'special factors' like the royal wedding and the Japanese tsunami, has been described as "bizarre" by economist Ruth Lea.

  • Investing Amid US Debt Talks Uncertainty: Analysts Monday, 25 Jul 2011 | 6:04 PM ET

    With the slight dip in the markets attributed to the stalled talks to raise the U.S. debt ceiling and the possibility of a default after the Aug. 2 deadline, analysts were split on whether the U.S. will default and how to play the market if it does, they told CNBC Monday.

  • Mad Money, July 25, 2011     Monday, 25 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • RIM to Cut 2,000 Jobs in Move to Slash Costs Monday, 25 Jul 2011 | 7:50 AM ET
    RIM Headquarters

    BlackBerry maker Research In Motion is cutting 2,000 jobs as part of a cost savings plan announced last month and is shuffling some senior executives.