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European equities ended lower on Thursday after the European Central Bank put more pressure on Greece.
Mark Mobius has backed Greece's plans to restructure its debt, adding that the investment outlook for the country's banks is attractive.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open, ahead of key media company earnings and after the ECB put more pressure on Greece's new government.
European equities closed lower on Friday with investors reacting to earnings and euro zone inflation and unemployment reports.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open on Friday, ahead of the first estimate of how much the U.S. economy grew in the final quarter.
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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.