European Closing Bell


  • How to Make Returns Post-QE  Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    Alex van der Velden, partner & CIO at Ownership Capital, says investors are now looking beyond Fed tapering, and advises buying equities in developed markets with "robust governance".

  • Why Portugal Could Remain Pro-EU  Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    Jose Brandao de Brito, chief economist at Millennium BCP, expects the "political fighting" in Portugal to calm down, and says the outcome will reaffirm its commitment to the Troika program.

  • Egypt on The Brink: Pro  Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    Nader Mousavizadeh, co-founder and partner at Macro Advisory Partners, says Egypt is "on the brink of economic collapse."

  • Egypt: the Stakes Are Very High  Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports from Cairo where the people are waiting on a statement from the armed forces after the President refused to step down.

  • Why London's Housing Market Is Different  Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:45 AM ET

    Andrew Angeli, senior associate at CBRE Global Investors, describes how London's housing market differs from the rest of the U.K.'s.

  • Why Telenor Is Going to Burma  Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Jon Fredrik Balsaas, president and CEO of Telenor, talks about the launch of operations in Burma (Myanmar), where there is a "lot of pent up demand".

  • The 'Fed Is on a Timetable Now': Pro  Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    Mark Parry, senior investment manager at Aberdeen Asset Management, says he is now cautious on equities as the "Fed is on a timetable", and rising bond yields impact on valuation support.

  • European Market Closes Lower  Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares recovered slightly Tuesday after earlier losses, as worrying euro zone signals gave way to better-than-expected U.S. factory orders.

  • Will Bond Yields Rise in the Periphery?  Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    Holger Schmieding, chief economist at Berenberg Bank, explains that despite increased tension in peripheral Europe, he is not too worried about bond yields rising.

  • Egypt Needs Urgent Reforms: Analyst  Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    Anthony Skinner, head of MENA at Maplecroft, discusses the situation in Egypt, how divided the opposition is, and the urgent need for reforms aligned with IMF demands.

  • Opportunities in US, China, Japan: Pro  Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    David Bailin, global head of managed investments at Citi Private Bank, says the market is at an "inflection point", with many good opportunities in the U.S., Japan and China.

  • EU's Mid Caps Are 'Big in Impact'  Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    Maurice Benisty, chief commercial officer at GE Capital EMEA, says Europe's medium-sized companies are "small in number but big in impact", and growing above the market rate.

  • US Economy Has 'Hit Bottom'  Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    The U.S. economy has already "hit bottom" but companies should still look outside the U.S. for opportunities, says Greg Hollis, the CEO of Trinity Protection Services. He suggests investigating Africa.

  • Europe Shares Close Higher on US Data  Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed higher on Monday, shadowing gains on Wall Street, where the Dow bounced above the psychologically important 15,000 level.

  • US Spying No Surprise: Ex-Minister  Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 11:14 AM ET

    Mark Malloch-Brown, a former U.K. government minister and United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, says he "learned to live" with bugging while working at the UN.

  • China Slowdown 'Still Underestimated'  Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, warns that markets still have not fully factored in a slowdown in the Chinese economy.

  • Don't Buy Gold Into the Dips: Pro  Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Sandy Jadeja, chief market strategist at SignalPro, charts gold and advises not to buy into the dips and watch for higher prices.

  • Blackberry Results 'More Than Bad': Pro  Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Sharif Sakr, senior European editor at Engadget, describes Blackberry's quarterly results as "more than bad", due to disappointing sales of its new Blackberry 10 device.

  • Interest Rate Rises Perfect for Gains?  Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, says the recent interest rate rise is not enough to derail the U.S. economy, and how it might actually provide a great buying opportunity.

  • European Market Closes Lower  Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed narrowly lower on Friday, as investors traded cautiously in a choppy session that marked the last day of the second quarter.

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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