LONDON, March 7- European Union lawmakers will consider toughening up the bloc's cap on bankers' bonuses after lenders have begun softening its impact by awarding extra "allowances" to top up fixed pay.
European stocks opened slightly lower on Friday, continuing a move lower after investors were left disappointed with the European Central Bank (ECB) holding back on any further stimulus measures on Thursday.
Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 10:03 PM ET
George Pearkes, analyst at Bespoke Investment Group, explains the investment strategy of short-selling over the Lent season.
Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 1:52 AM ET
John Studzinski, senior managing director and global head at Blackstone Advisory Partners, talks about the spat between PIMCO's Bill Gross and departing CEO Mohamed El-Erian.