Bill English, Deputy Prime Minister & Finance Minister of New Zealand, says the $4.7 billion from sales of state assets will be used to rebuild Christchurch and reinvest in public infrastructure.» Read More
Discussing the impact another round of quantitative easing would have on the markets, with Dan McMahon, Raymond James, and Tim Speiss, EisnerAmper.
Swiss drugs industry supplier Lonza is to buy U.S.-listed Arch Chemicals for some $1.2 billion, creating the world's largest player in the microbial control market, the groups said on Monday.
Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour pulled out of the 2012 presidential race in April but that didn't stop him from sounding like a candidate as he criticized the Obama administration for its economic policies.
CNBC's Brian Shactman has a look at what the shuttle program meant to the U.S. as the final space shuttle launch counts down.
Supporters say it is premature without a replacement to the space craft, while opponents say the returns don't justify the cost.
Is space exploration a wise investment given the nation's budget problems?
Amidst calls for deep government spending cuts, the privatization of the space age may be the solution.
Are Obama's plans to close loopholes, let tax breaks expire and increase taxes on the wealthy job-killing measures? Discussing whether higher taxes can help cut the deficit, with Ben Ferguson, ICON Radio Network, and Greg Valliere, Potomac Research Group.
Former New Jersey governor and MF Global chairman/CEO, Jon Corzine, with final thoughts on the state of the U.S. economy and its prospects for recovery.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports how the end of QE2 might have a negative impact on bank stocks.
A look at market reaction to Greece's austerity plan and what the U.S. needs to do to gain its financial footing, with Shawn Matthews, Cantor Fitzgerald CEO, and Jon Corzine, MF Global chairman/CEO.
Now that the Fed's buying plan is ending, what does that mean for the economy and the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Discussing the many problems facing Greece and the U.S economy, now that QE2 is ending, with Jon Corzine, MF Global chairman/CEO.
We need to add productive capacity in the U.S. economy. Keeping a close eye on equities, Treasurys and the currency markets, as QE2 ends today, with Bob Gelfond, MQS Asset Management CEO.
A look at the end of the Fed's $600 billion bond buying program and its impact on the markets, with Lou Brien, DRW Trading Group, and Nick Bennenbroek, Wells Fargo.
Money market funds have long been a popular haven for conservative investors, but they could become one way that the tremors of the financial crisis in Greece touch the pocketbooks of Americans — about 50 million of them the New York Times reports.
Three states made the top ten (Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska), while seven made the top 15 (add Kansas, Indiana, North and South Dakota). So much for the Sunbelt.
A look at how best to invest at the end of quantitative easing, with Sharon Stark, Sterne Agee & Leach.
For the first time in our five-year old study, states are de-emphasizing their cost of doing business—including taxes and utility rates—while placing more emphasis on quality of life and transportation/infrastructure. So we're adjusting our weightings and point system.
Discussing whether there was an information leak prior to the IEA announcement, with Raymond Carbone, Paramount Options.