A Greek compromise deal is not helpful because of structural issues in the country, Generali CEO Mario Greco said.» Read More
Australia's economy grew faster than expected in the first quarter, but analysts were concerned about the quality of the data.
The shale gas revolution will be "very painful for many parts of the world," with the U.S. potentially the new swing producer, the head of BP told CNBC.
For all the money that has been pumped into major economies in recent years, the impact of monetary stimulus remains far from clear.
Despite banning scores of European Union officials, Russia may not face tougher sanctions, former U.S. diplomat Bob Hormats says.
Investors, central banks and governments should be skeptical about Greece's intentions as it flashes the "Grexit" card, strategist Gina Sanchez says.
Nouriel Roubini explains how and why more economic liquidity may have led to "severe market illiquidity."
The Fed's Stanley Fischer also warned against "bankers' backlash," but said opposition to regulation is "making headway."
"Our 40 percent 'grey sky' scenario for European equity returns to end-2016 is based on three key factors," according to Citi.
The Federal Reserve should consider lifting interest rates sooner rather than later to tackle speculative bubbles, Robert Shiller told CNBC.
China should remain the key focus for markets this week, with the release of key manufacturing activity data.
There have only been four flu pandemics since the start of the 20th century, yet concerns are widening about the potential for a new outbreak.
A recent rise in oil prices has lifted Russia's economic prospects but the economy remains headed for a sharp recession, a Reuters poll showed.
BofA Merrill Lynch's David Woo said that we are currently in the middle of a currency war in which the Fed is unable to play.
Greece and its creditors need to quickly agree on a deal to address the crisis and then work out the details, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said.
Nigeria's new president was sworn in on Friday and faces a tough battle to diversify an economy reliant on oil and hampered by terrorism and corruption.
India's economy grew at a faster rate than its Chinese counterpart for a second straight quarter, but concerns remain over the government's new way of calculating its data.
Japan data painted a divergent picture, with industrial production and inflation beating forecasts, but consumers kept their wallets shut despite a better jobs picture.
China is pulling out all the usual easing props to counter its slowing economy, but the old hats don't appear to be working as well as they used to.
Why is Fed Chair Janet Yellen skipping the Fed's annual symposium in Jackson Hole? Ron Insana weighs in.
Global gambling revenues climbed to more than $450 billion in 2014, predicted to reach $525 billion by 2019, according to industry report.