What Investors Should Know in Europe

  • Pound Poised for UK Budget Shakeup Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 5:51 AM ET
    Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne poses for photographers outside 11 Downing Street.

    Monetary policy could be set to change in the U.K. when George Osborne unveils his latest budget, but any alterations to the Bank of England's remit could sink the sterling even further, analysts told CNBC.

  • Is China Trying to Take Apple Down? Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 12:11 AM ET

    A Chinese state television program on Apple raised concerns that the company has less fair phone-replacement policies in China than in other countries. The Global Post reports.

  • Cyprus Just a 'Small Blip' for the Euro Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 9:25 PM ET

    The Cyprus impact is a minor blip on the weekly euro/dollar chart. The upside target for the pair in a rebound from $1.29 is the previous resistance level near $1.34.

  • 'You Have to Be Bullish' on US Stocks: Whitney Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 4:38 PM ET
    Meredith Whitney

    The bailout in Cyprus that rattled the markets and rekindled fears of the European debt crisis will be beneficial for U.S. stocks, analyst Meredith Whitney told CNBC.

  • How Tiny Cyprus Could Still Have Big Market Impact Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 1:43 PM ET

    Investors took a subdued reaction Monday to the bailout chaos in Cyprus, but expect that to change significantly should policy makers stumble further.

  • Carl Sheldon, chief executive officer of Abu Dhabi National Energy

    Africa offers interesting investment opportunities for energy companies, CEO of Abu Dhabi National Energy told CNBC, while the Middle East is no riskier than Europe.

  • Will Cyprus Turn the Tide for Gold? Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 12:23 AM ET

    Save-haven Gold hit a two-and-a-half week high on Monday as a controversial bailout plan for Cyprus sparked fresh uncertainty in the euro zone.

  • Why the Gold Trade Is Not Over Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 2:58 PM ET

    Some big names in investing are saying the great gold rally is over, but these experts see central banks cutting interest rates, and beg to differ.

  • Proxy Fight: Why Activists May Be Good for Investors Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    With annual shareholder meeting season getting underway, long-term investors should applaud activist shareholders trying to agitate for change.

  • How to Avoid Identity Theft During Tax Season Saturday, 16 Mar 2013 | 5:36 AM ET

    Identity-thieving tax schemers are proliferating like never before, so it's important to know how to avoid them.

  • Fed Will Drive the Herd as Bulls Run Toward Record Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 8:41 PM ET

    The Fed could add fuel to the market rally in the week ahead, keeping the Dow on track for its best first quarter since 1998.

  • Apple to Make 'Dramatic' Cash Move: Pro Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    Apple may finally do something big with some of its $137 billion cash pile, said Legg Mason Capital's Bill Miller.

  • How to Play the Market Pullback That's Coming: Analyst Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    Even as the S&P 500 edges toward its all-time closing high, strategists are recommending investors think about stocks to play during a pullback.

  • Some Banks Returning as Significant Dividend Payers Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 9:52 AM ET

    The bank capital return plans: Some banks returning as significant dividend payers.

  • Asian Stocks to Jump Up to 20% on Earnings: HSBC Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 7:16 AM ET
    Investors watch the electronic board at a stock exchange hall in Huaibei, China.

    Asian equities could deliver gains of 20 percent by the end of the year, according to HSBC.

  • Why the Markets Aren't Worried About Italy   Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 5:05 AM ET
    Why the Markets Aren't Worried About Italy

    Giada Giani, economist at Citigroup and James Walston, professor at the American University in Rome, discuss the political situation in Italy where elections for speakers in both the upper and lower houses of Parliament start today, and the reasons behind the markets' lack of reaction to the stalemate delivered by elections in the country.

  • 'Abenomics’ Is Going to Fail: Mr. Yen Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 9:40 PM ET

    "Abenomics" will not be able to achieve the two percent inflation target in Japan, Eisuke Sakakibara, former vice finance minister of Japan told CNBC on Friday.

  • S&P Pulls Back at This Level: Brian Kelly Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 5:33 PM ET
    Expect S&P 500 Pullback Here: Brian Kelly

    Here's what the end of the stock rally will look like, Brian Kelly of Shelter Harbor Capital says.

  • When to Sell the Euro: Pro Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 3:42 PM ET

    The austerity focus at the European Union summit is weighing on the euro, and this strategist doesn't see much near term relief for the currency.

  • Emerging Markets Being Left Out of Global Rally Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 2:57 AM ET

    Emerging markets appear to be losing out as investors pile into developed markets on hopes of better economic conditions.