Jenny Cosgrave is a writer/producer at CNBC.com covering the buy side, economics and markets. Previously she worked as a correspondent for Investment Week, covering the U.K. asset management industry.
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The record level of growth seen in the UK housing market slowed in March after data showed an 8 percent rise in property prices year on year.
Deutsche Bank's co-CEO has said the bank's plans to raise $11 billion, will "take advantage of the very significant changes in the operating environment" it sees coming.
Spanish, Italian, Greek and Portuguese stocks tumbled on Thursday, after euro zone growth data disappointed and uncertainty prevailed over the prospect of the ECB announcing stimulus measures soon.
Global investors have hiked their cash holdings close to a two-year high and cut equity exposure as volatility dominates markets.
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The latest episode of CNBC Meets features Lauren Bush Lauren, founder and CEO of FEED, niece of former President George W. Bush and the granddaughter of former President George H. W. Bush.
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to niece of former U.S. President George W. Bush, and founder of social business FEED, Lauren Bush Lauren.
In part two, Bush Lauren talks about some of the early FEED products first released and the challenges she faced launching the group back in 2007.