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Monetary policy normalization and an emerging market slowdown are two trends that pose sizable downside risks to the global economy, the IMF warned.
In a report assessing how individual national policies could interact to undermine the world economy, the IMF also warned the conflict between Russia and Ukraine could reverberate to the rest of the region if sanctions against Russia escalate, hitting natural gas supplies to Europe and weakening European banks.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the EU sanctions against Russia and what brought out the sellers today.
Marc Faber has been predicting a major selloff in stocks for the past three years—when he hasn't been calling for global economic collapse or war.
Don't look now, but European bond investors are sending yields to lows unseen in at least 200 years.
Despite the lack of economic good news, euro zone countries are finding it increasingly easy to borrow thanks to record-low bond yields.
Assuming Israel gets the quiet it wants, what does it intend to do with Gaza?, asks former Israeli foreign minister Shlomo Ben Ami.
RABAT, Morocco— The International Monetary fund has announced a new, two-year $5 billion credit line for Morocco to support reform efforts. The new support follows up on an earlier two year credit agreement approved in 2012 to protect Morocco from shocks of the global economic crisis as it struggled in the aftermath of the Arab Spring.
CNBC's Julia Chatterly reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as Deutsche Bank and UBS report quarterly numbers.
LONDON, July 29- Copper prices slipped on Tuesday, as prospects of growing supplies overshadowed encouraging signs of health in the global economy, while zinc hovered at three-year highs on expectations of a tightening market. Three-month copper 0.3 percent to $7,099.50 a tonne at 0925 GMT.
The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day.
The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy was lower on both sides of the Atlantic, nat gas was down again today, as temps remained mild across the country. And gold was flat on the day.
The U.S. will join the European Union this week in slapping new economic sanctions on Russia for its continued support of separatists in Ukraine.
The world’s negative perception of Nigeria is a “tragedy”, a senior political official from the country told CNBC.
Argentina will likely default on its debt for the third time in 28 years on Wednesday, which could cost U.S. hedge funds millions.
China's extended rally and two mega-mergers are helping cap the downside of a suddenly dour market.
1 in 5 people in developing regions continue to live on less than the international poverty threshold of $1.25 a day, according to the United Nations.
The Israeli stock market is a good test for the old saying that war is good for the economy. Is it investing maxim or enduring myth?
There have been several hearings on stock trading since "Flash Boys," but this one is a little different. Here's why.
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