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  • NEW YORK— U.S. stocks closed slightly higher Tuesday as investors continued to monitor talks between Greece and its creditors in hopes that a deal will be reached to keep the country from falling out of the eurozone. Stock indexes had been lower most of the day, but recovered their losses on reports that progress was being made between Greece and its creditors.

  • How long can Greece stay afloat?  Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Discussing Greece's debt negotiations, Azad Zangana, European economist at Schroders, says it's likely there will be some extension to the country's current bailout program.

  • Barroso: Bad to question euro zone rules  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 11:35 AM ET

    José Manuel Durao Barroso, former president of the European Commission and visiting professor of international economic policy at Princeton University says that it would be "a huge mistake" for the euro zone to allow one country to bend the basic euro zone rules.

  • European markets end lower; Greece down 4%  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European markets ended slightly lower Monday as investors focused on fresh Russian sanctions from the European Union and negotiations between Greece and the rest of the euro zone over its debts.

  • Will Greece and EU strike a deal?  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    Discussing the Greek debt negotiations, Michael Gallagher, director of research at Idea Global, says we're getting closer to a deal, hopefully within the next week.

  • Why Greece and the EU won't agree  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 5:50 AM ET

    Discussing the Greek debt negotiations, Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 FX strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, tells CNBC why he doesn't think a deal will be made on Monday.

  • What to expect from Greek debt talks  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 2:15 AM ET

    Nick Malkoutzis, editor of Macropolis, says the chance for a solid agreement over Greek's debt on Monday is low.

  • QE has helped reduce contagion: Economist  Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg Bank, says QE has played a role in Germany's position when it comes to Greek debt negotiations.

  • Greece is simply 'too big to fail': Yoshikami Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 1:55 PM ET
    Protesters take part in an anti-austerity pro-government demonstration in front of the parliament in Athens February 11, 2015.

    Here's why markets shouldn't be worried about Greece not honoring past debt agreements, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • Stubbs: Will extend, if Greece commits to reforms  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 11:15 AM ET

    Discussing the Greek debt negotiations, Alexander Stubbs, Prime Minister of Finland, says that it's clear that for the euro zone it was "18 to 1", saying that they are willing to extend the program, but Greece must commit to the structural reforms.

  • Europe ends lower as Greece deadline approaches  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European equities ended lower on Wednesday ahead of the meeting of Eurogroup of finance ministers in Brussels to discuss a solution to Greece's soon-to-end bailout program.

  • Cyprus to Greece: Take care where you look for aid  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    Could Greece look to Russia if its debt negotiations fall through with European leaders? Harris Georgiades, Cyprus' finance minister weighs in.

  • Greece & EU: 'Locked in a game of chicken'?  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    John Authers, senior investment columnist at the Financial Times, says that European leaders and Greece are locked in a "classic game of chicken," with both sides too entrenched to find a resolution just yet.

  • Aena CEO expects a Greece deal soon  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 6:35 AM ET

    José Manuel Vargas Gomez, CEO and chairman of Aena, says he expects to see a debt agreement between Greece and Europe soon, and also comments on the recent introduction of sovereign bond-buying in Europe.

  • Forcing a Grexit resolves nothing: Strategist  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Marc Ostwald, strategist at ADM Investor Services, says the Greek debt negotiations aren't just about finances but are geopolitical too.

  • BRASILIA, Feb 10- Brazil's Congress passed legislation on Tuesday that limits the president's ability to reduce pork-barrel spending passed by lawmakers, a setback for President Dilma Rousseff's efforts to fight a fiscal deficit. The bill forces the government to get congressional approval before cutting spending items added to the national budget by...

  • Treasury Secretary Jack Lew signalled that Germany and others in Europe should engage in deficit spending, saying it would not be a "good ride" for the global economy if only the United States was strong. "In Europe, there's a need for more fiscal policy. The meeting of finance ministers and central bankers in Istanbul comes at a difficult time, with major economies...

  • Moscovici: A 'Grexit' must be avoided  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    Pierre Moscovici, European Commissioner for economic and financial affairs, taxation and customs, says that a Grexit is not something the European Union wants to see, but that Greece must respect its debt commitments.

  • Greeks soften tone as Germans stand firm Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 11:37 AM ET
    Pharmacist George Bacacos, right, behind the counter at his drugstore.

    Recommendations from the OECD may form the basis of a deal sought by Greece with euro zone finance ministers.

  • Greece: How should they negotiate?  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 4:50 AM ET

    Daniele Antonucci, senior European economist at Morgan Stanley explains the steps that Greece needs to take so that Europe can be more open to its debt proposals.