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  • The Streets of Tripoli     Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 6:00 AM ET

    Footage from the rebel takeover of Libya's capital city, Tripoli.

  • Fear-Driven Sell-Off Could Mean Big Returns: Analyst Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 4:04 AM ET

    The question facing every investor on the planet is simple enough: When will this sell-off come to an end? Because when it does, the risk-on trade will mean big returns.

  • Bernanke Announcement Will Offer No Panacea     Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 4:00 AM ET

    "It's difficult to see what Bernanke could say on Friday that hasn't already been said or done before. They could tinker around with reactivating a bond programme, but as we saw with QE2, which wasn't exactly a resounding success, it is not really so much a liquidity problem with the markets; it's a debt problem, and therefore, a confidence problem," Stephen Davies, chief executive at Javelin Wealth Management, told CNBC.

  • Euro Bond: Wrong Answer or Critical for Europe? Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 2:23 AM ET
    EU building flags brussels

    Euro bonds are exactly the “wrong answer” to the current crisis and would merely lead the euro zone to a "debt union" rather than a “stability union” according to German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

  • Angela Merkel

    Europe’s economic and monetary union as constructed does not work and the euro zone needs some collective and determined leadership according to Jim O’Neill, the chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

  • Europe Haunts the Market     Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 7:15 PM ET

    The European debt crisis continues to weigh heavily on global stocks and the economy, with Russ Koesterich, BlackRock, and Robin Harding, Financial Times.

  • CNBC.com Market Outlook     Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The week's top business news and investment advice, including how to trade Europe, US financials, HP's sharp drop and the run-up in gold.

  • Rotblut: Don't Rely on a Single Indicator Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 3:56 PM ET

    I always encourage investors to look at a variety of indicators. By itself, any single indicator can lead you astray. More importantly, many indicators sound like they would be predictive, but are actually not very profitable.

  • An Interview with Richard Fisher Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 12:24 PM ET

    He believes the Fed has created enough liquidity, but it's tax and regulatory barriers that have blocked growth and job creation. He also responds to GOP attacks on the Fed.

  • President Obama's 2011 Summer Reading List Revealed Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 12:01 PM ET

    Ann and David Le Breton preside over Edgartown Books, a thirty-year old shop in a restored whaling captain's home on Martha's Vineyard. The pair have once again put together a summer reading for President Obama and the First Family to enjoy over the summer vacation.

  • Fed's Dudley on the Economy     Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 9:00 AM ET

    NY Fed President William C. Dudley talks to the Meadowlands Chamber of Commerce in New Jersey about the economy and what he thinks should be done to improve the jobs situation.

  • Spain to Unveil More Austerity Moves Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 6:04 AM ET

    Spain will announce further austerity measures on Friday in a bid to fend off debt market attacks but avoid the kind of drastic cuts that could damage the ruling Socialists' chances in November's general election.

  • The Deflationary M2 Explosion Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 4:05 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Fears over the safety and solvency of European government debt and banks are haunting the stock market.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Think Euro Zone Peace Is at Hand? Think Again Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 12:53 PM ET

    Even as France and Germany were proposing new euro zone reforms, Finland was inking its own deal with Greece. Now others want in.

  • Henes: The Top 5 Questions for the US Consumer Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 10:41 AM ET

    Consumers drive the American economy. However, as of late, they feel less like drivers and more like passengers on a runaway train. As the train barrels dangerously down the tracks, here are the five questions U.S. consumers should consider.

  • Bashing EPA Is New Theme in GOP Race Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 10:33 AM ET
    Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) addresses the Blackhawk County Republican annual Lincoln Day Dinner in Waterloo, Iowa.

    The Environmental Protection Agency is emerging as a favorite target of the Republican presidential candidates, who portray it as the very symbol of a heavy-handed regulatory agenda imposed by the Obama administration that they say is strangling the economy. The New York Times reports.

  • Transaction Tax Might Work if Worldwide: Strategist Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 3:37 AM ET

    The debate over whether a tax should be imposed on financial transactions continued Thursday morning as markets around Europe sank again.

  • Markets Set for Steep Drop and Rapid Recovery     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 2:40 AM ET

    "I could see a special formation known as a V formation a V shaped recovery and that means a step drop and a fast recovery and this formation started at 6,000 on the SMI and would end up at 6000. We¿re at 5,330 and the formation is still good as long as we don¿t break to the down side then the formation is not valid anymore," Daniel Stillhart, portfolio manager and technical analyst, LB Swiss, Frankfurter Bankgesellschaft Zurich told CNBC.

  • Transaction Tax Could Prove Stabilising     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 2:00 AM ET

    "There are lots of arguments against any tax, as we know. On the other hand, even a free marketer like me worries transacting has become so costless, so instant that it has become destabilising," Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist at Diapason Commodities Management, told CNBC.

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