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CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss new highs in the S&P 500, the crashed Air Algerie flight and new home sales data.
The SEC said it had charged Morgan Stanley with misleading investors about two mortgage-backed securities it issued before the 2008 financial crisis.
The drama at Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo (BES) resumed on Thursday with a former CEO of the bank being held by police in Lisbon.
Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy at Westpac Bank, says the Reserve Bank of New Zealand is trying to "re-connect" its currency with the country's key commodity exports.
Comments from the Reserve Bank of New Zealand suggest a "potential intervention" in the kiwi dollar, says Nizam Idris, Head of Fixed Income & Currency Strategy at Macquarie.
Axel Merk, President and Chief Investment Officer of Merk Investments, says investors are not acknowledging current risks in markets.
New Zealand's central bank raised rates but said it would pause as it looked at the impact of its tightening and watched inflation.
John Rutledge, Chief Investment Strategist at investment firm SAFANAD, explains why investors should remain invested in equities even as the Fed rolls back quantitative easing.
Is inflation there? CNBC contributor Ron Insana, explains why he is skeptical about inflation. Insana says in order for monetary inflation to pick up the velocity of money should be accelerating, but it's still falling.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the floundering market. Traders are looking to see if there's another geopolitical shoe to fall.
The IMF said it expects the U.S. economy to grow even more slowly this year than it predicted a month ago due to weakness in the first quarter.
Settlement talks between Argentina and bondholders not part of the nation's past debt restructuring were pushed back one day, the mediator said.
Islamist terrorism in Nigeria is impeding food production and pushing inflation, a senior central banker in the country warned on Tuesday.
I would bet inflationistas a truckload of scarce limes that inflation pressures are temporary and inflation is about to fall, says Ron Insana.
Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, says the violence in the country has had very little impact on monetary policy, and discusses China's investments on the African continent.
The pre-2008 economy should be viewed as a bubble and growth rates will be much more subdued, Dow Chemical Chairman and CEO Andrew Liveris tells CNBC.
We may be headed into a melt-up, says Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab, sharing her outlook on the markets. And James Paulson, Wells Capital Management, explains why it's time for investors to get more cautious and diversify.
The U.S. unit of German lender Deutsche Bank suffers from ongoing financial reporting problems, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
Zach Pandl, Portfolio Manager & Strategist at Columbia Management Investment Advisers, says underlying inflation trends in the U.S. remain benign and explains what that means for Fed's policy.
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