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  • New Rules for PE Players?     Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 7:35 AM ET

    John Castle, Castle Harlan chairman & CEO, discusses how private equity investors reduce and eliminate risk exposure. "Unlike perhaps people who are in public markets, speak of gambling and so forth, every investment we make is a very serious decision," he says.

  • Don't Buy into Slow Growth: Challenger     Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 7:33 AM ET

    John Challenger, Challenger, Gray & Christmas CEO, says job creation in the private sector is accelerating. "Unless there's a major shock to the economy.. I'm not buying into that slow growth story."

  • DP World Starts Trading in London Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 6:44 AM ET

    DP World, Dubai’s global port operator, began trading on the London Stock Exchange on Wednesday as the company seeks to tap into global liquidity.

  • Prepare for More Money Printing: Analyst Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 6:42 AM ET

    Investors should prepare themselves for a third round of quantitative easing, Simon Maughn, co-head of European equities at MF Global, told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Commentary: Intolerable Choices For the Euro Zone Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 5:15 AM ET

    The eurozone, as designed, has failed. It was based on a set of principles that have proved unworkable at the first contact with a financial and fiscal crisis, according to the FT.

  • Stock Headwinds Should Keep Investors on Defensive Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 4:48 AM ET
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    Buying defensives that make cash and hand money back to shareholders via buybacks and dividends is a popular strategy at the moment, as macro headwinds keep the bulls at bay.

  • Will Silver Shine Brighter? Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 3:41 AM ET
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    There’s been a lot of attention paid to more glamorous and expensive gold, but could silver prices be about to have a resurgence?

  • IMF Not Paying Greek Tranche Seems Certain: Report Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 3:16 AM ET
    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) headquarters building is seen in Washington, DC.

    It seems certain the IMF will not pay its share of an aid tranche to Greece at end-June but the global lender is seen taking part in a new programme, a German newspaper reported on Wednesday without quoting any sources.

  • New Greek Plan the Same as Failed Old Greek Plan Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 3:00 AM ET
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    Confidence in the new plan to save Greece is misplaced according to Carl Weinberg, the chief economist at High Frequency Economics.

  • Strongest Case for Stocks – No Alternatives Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 2:47 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The strongest case for stocks is a lack of alternatives but investors should be prepared for setbacks and get into defensive shares like consumer staples and healthcare as global growth has peaked, according to Philipp E. Baertschi, the chief strategist at Sarasin in Zurich.

  • UK Consumer Recovery to be Slowest in 180 Years Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 2:19 AM ET

    The UK economy is set to experience the slowest pick-up in consumer spending of any post-recession period since 1830, according to a Financial Times analysis of official forecasts.

  • Central Europe Stock Exchange Looking to Buy: CEO Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 12:45 AM ET
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    The CEE Stock Exchange Group, consisting of the Vienna, Budapest, Ljubljana and Prague stock markets, is interested in buying more stock exchanges in the region, Michael Buhl, CEO of the CEE Stock Exchange Group, told CNBC.com in an interview.

  • Lightning Round     Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 6:40 PM ET

    You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.

  • Call of Duty Black Ops

    'World of Warcraft' is the ultimate video game goldmine: its 11 million subscribers pay $15 monthly for the service, giving Activision Blizzard a nice, steady revenue stream from the massive multiplayer PC game. Now, Activision Blizzard is trying to apply the same business model to its console hit, "Call of Duty."

  • Mad Money, May 31, 2011     Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

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

  • Stocks End Sharply Higher, But Down for May Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 5:15 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher for the day on optimism over prospects of a Greek bailout package, despite several reports of economic weakness, but the gains weren't enough to erase a month of losses.

  • Fast Money, May 31, 2011     Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • Talking Numbers: Short Summer Rally?     Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 4:44 PM ET

    Sam Stovall, Standard & Poor's chief investment strategist takes a look at the low volatility factor in the market and what that indicates for the summer.

  • Hangover 2

    The good news: After fumbling earlier this year, the box office is back on track, thanks to a massive holiday weekend. This was a record-setting Memorial Day weekend — attendance hit 35 million, more than 10 million higher than a year ago, as Americans spent $280 million on movie tickets over the weekend, beating the record set in 2007 of $255 million.

  • Cashing in on Commodity Volatility     Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 4:18 PM ET

    A look at trades to play in a volatile metal and oil market, with Kent Moors, Duquesne University, and Peter klein, Fifth Third Asset Management.