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  • Greece Negatives Priced In?     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 9:55 AM ET

    Looking at an under the radar way to play the action in Greece, with Andrew Busch, BMO Capital Markets/Money in Motion currency trader.

  • Bank of England Raises Medium-Term Inflation Forecast Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 6:11 AM ET
    Governor of the Bank of England Mervyn King

    The Bank of England raised its medium-term inflation forecast to just under 2 percent in its May inflation report, potentially paving the way for a November rate rise.

  • Pace of UK Growth Under Threat Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 11:44 PM ET

    Britain's economy is unlikely to grow as fast as before the financial crisis because its most productive sectors have been hardest hit, jeopardising government plans to cut the deficit, reports the FT.

  • UK Example for Euro Periphery Countries: Osborne Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 5:58 AM ET
    Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne holds Disraeli's original budget box as he leaves 11 Downing Street for Parliament.

    Europe should help countries that are in trouble but these countries need to show that they are tackling their deficit problems themselves, like Britain has done, UK Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne told CNBC in an interview Tuesday.

  • Greece Denies Report It Is Seeking New EU Aid Package Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 4:26 AM ET

    Greece on Tuesday denied a Dow Jones report that it expects a new aid package of nearly 60 billion euros ($85.71 billion) to deal with its debt crisis.

  • Fears Over Greece's Debt Threat     Monday, 9 May 2011 | 11:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has the story on Euro Zone officials looking at changes to Greece's bailout program.

  • Commentary: Don't Price in Multiple Euro Rate Hikes Monday, 9 May 2011 | 5:14 AM ET

    Jean Claude Trichet says the European Central Bank wants to remain flexible. Let us hope his flock of hawks and doves means this, because the next few months are going to be a bumpy ride.

  • Roubini Says Euro Exit Beats Recession: Report Monday, 9 May 2011 | 12:48 AM ET
    Nouriel Roubini

    Nouriel Roubini has ruled out anyone leaving the euro zone within the next one or two years but believes that could all change over the next five years, in comments to the Independed.

  • Greece to Leave the Euro, Ridiculous: Economist Monday, 9 May 2011 | 12:31 AM ET
    Euro coin in front of the giant symbol of the Euro outside the headquarters of the European Central Bank.

    Talk of Greece wanting to leave the euro continues to cause nervousness in the markets. But one economist told CNBC why such an idea is “plainly ridiculous.”

  • EU Finance Ministers Meeting on Greece Bailout Friday, 6 May 2011 | 3:32 PM ET
    The Parthenon in Greece

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  • Irish PM: Thanks Europe, Warns Bond Holders Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 12:49 AM ET
    Ireland and European Union

    Ireland’s new prime minister Enda Kenny has thanked both German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet for their backing of the Irish people through the recent financial crisis.

  • Economic growth is not taking hold and current policy is insufficient, Moorad Choudhry, Head of Business Treasury, Global Banking & Markets at the Royal Bank of Scotland writes.

  • Brazil's Rising Inflation Hampers Growth Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 1:09 PM ET
    Mall in Sao Paolo, Brazil

    As the U.S. Fed moves closer to winding down some of its extraordinary easing, in Brazil, the impact of easy money policies in the developed world is felt every day.

  • UK Prime Minister Would Veto Brown IMF Role Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 7:47 AM ET
    Prime Minister Gordon Brown

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron ruled out any bid by former Prime Minister Gordon Brown to take the top job at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday, saying Brown was in denial about the economic crisis.

  • Stop Avoiding Euro Debt Restructuring: Choudhry Monday, 18 Apr 2011 | 3:39 AM ET
    Stacks of 5-Euro bills

    Combine a number of countries into a currency union, and the voices of those proclaiming that sovereign default is akin to the arrival of the four horsemen of the apocalypse get louder.

  • Bank of America

    Greece's lending costs, domestic mortgage rates and the price of consumer goods: all headed higher. The video game industry wishes it could say the same about sales. Here's what we're watching…

  • IMF Takes Aim at U.S.     Thursday, 14 Apr 2011 | 10:50 AM ET

    Discussing whether the IMF could take action against the United States regarding its mounting debt, Vince Reinhart, American Enterprise Institute, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Spain: The Regional Maginot Line? Thursday, 14 Apr 2011 | 5:17 AM ET
    Spain

    Back in 1997, Thailand commenced its own banking crisis. The conventional wisdom was that the Thai economy was too small to affect other countries in the region. Nevertheless, the Asian crisis was soon in full swing, bringing down governments and moving from South East Asia to the whole of the region.

  • World's Financial Stability     Wednesday, 13 Apr 2011 | 9:10 AM ET

    The IMF says the world's financial stability is still fragile and oil prices are a threat., with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • IMF Upbeat on Global Economy     Monday, 11 Apr 2011 | 11:33 AM ET

    The IMF is releasing its economic outlook, saying the global recovery will continue over the next two years, with CNBC's Steve Liesman. But what impact will events in Japan have on worldwide growth?