European Closing Bell


  • Gionee: The world's slimmest smartphone  Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    At Mobile World Congress, CNBC talks to William Lu, President of Gionee, who has created the world's thinnest smartphone.

  • BMW: Russian market holding up  Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    Ian Robertson, member of the board of management at BMW, weighs in on BMW's markets, in particular Russia, Europe and China.

  • Telenor CEO: World's going digital  Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 11:00 AM ET

    Jon Fredrik Baksaas, CEO of Telenor, says every industry is getting "a touch of digitalisation."

  • FTSE 100 reaches new heights  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    Sandy Jadeja, chief market strategist at Signal Pro, talks through the recent moves in the asset classes.

  • Europe shares close to finish higher ahead of QE  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European equities seesawed before finishing higher on Friday ahead of the European Central Bank's quantitative easing program.

  • Price not a factor for Apple watch?  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    Benjamin Clymer, the founder & executive editor of Hodinkee, told CNBC that people will buy the much anticipated Apple smartwatch regardless of the price tag.

  • Why the dollar is trailing behind equities  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 11:00 AM ET

    Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS Wealth Management, explains why the US dollar is trailing behind a strong performance in equities.

  • Earnings, Yellen help Europe shares end higher  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European equities rallied on Thursday, closing nearly 1 percent higher as investors reacted to a raft of corporate earnings and fresh economic data.

  • ECB: Greek tensions bubble over in Brussels  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    Notis Marias, Greek Independent MEP, explains why he thinks that the European Central Bank is profiting from Greece's debt.

  • Naftogaz CEO: Reports detail gas problems  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:15 AM ET

    Discussing its situation with Russia over gas supplies, Andriy Kobolyev, CEO of Naftogaz, talks about the disruption to its gas supply network, and its impact on the company.

  • StanChart CEO leaves at a 'good time'  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:15 AM ET

    Simon Maughan, head of research at OTAS Technologies, talks about Standard Chartered's latest announcement that their CEO, Peter Sands, is stepping down in June.

  • Naftogaz CEO on Russia and pre-paid gas  Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    Discussing its situation with Russia over gas supplies, Andriy Kobolyev, CEO of Naftogaz, says they always kept a certain amount of pre-paid gas, during the winter season, at the volume they felt was appropriate.

  • Suez Environnement remains positive  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    Suez Environnement reported its 2014 net profit of 417 million euros. CNBC's Louisa Bojesen talks to Suez Environnement 's CEO, Jean-Louis Chaussade.

  • Euronext's respect for its competitors  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Louisa Bojesen talks to Dominique Cerutti, CEO of Euronext, on whether the company can be persuaded to work with a rival organisation, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

  • Europe ends lower as Yellen stays dovish  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European equities ended lower on Wednesday as investors focused on a slew of corporate earnings and a second day of testimony by the U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

  • How will Greece pay their bills?  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Chatterley talks to Yanis Varoufakis, finance minister of Greece, and asks him how Greece will pay their bills and what are their future plans.

  • HSBC has a 'terrible list' of problems  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:05 AM ET

    On the HSBC tax scandal, CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports on what happened at the live grilling of its Chairman and CEO.

  • McCormick: Expect Fed hike in June  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 11:00 AM ET

    Jim McCormick, head of asset allocation at Barclays, says that while the Greece story is going "off the radar," it's more about what the Federal Reserve will do next, in terms of a rate hike.

  • Rubenstein: The dangers of a Fed rate hike  Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    David Rubenstein, co-founder and co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, doesn't see the Fed hiking rates until the fall, as this could strengthen the U.S. dollar further.

  • Rubenstein: Risks in Greece, Russia  Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    David Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, says as a place to invest in, Greece is "very risky". He added that he wouldn't invest in Russia -- pre- or post-sanctions.

About European Closing Bell

  • Join Louisa Bojesen for a fast-paced, dynamic wrap up to the trading day. European Closing Bell gives an in-depth analysis of the day's market action and includes expert analysis from the major players in the European business and financial world. Reporting live from London on the day's financial and business events, Closing Bell also includes live contribution and analysis from across Europe. Get involved in the program and e-mail your questions and comments to the show: Europeanclosingbell@cnbc.com.

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