European Closing Bell


  • OPEC's unity is 'pretty thin': CEO  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    After OPEC's decision to hold oil production, Bill Farren-Price, CEO of Petroleum Policy Intelligence, says that the organization will inevitably hold another meeting if prices continue to decrease.

  • Investing in film: Who makes the cut?: CEO  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Lionsgate UK CEO Zygi Kamasa finances around 15 to 16 films annually, including both blockbuster hits and independent films.

  • Europe shares close mixed; DAX up for 10th session  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed mixed on Wednesday, with the German DAX clocking up its tenth straight session of gains.

  • Xmas shopping online? Just say no  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    How secure do you feel with online shopping? 77 percent of people in a recent survey said they didn't feel completely safe, according to NCC Group's director of trust, Paul Vlissidis.

  • Latvia's airline market is still promising: CEO  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Martin Gauss, CEO of Air Baltic, talks about the environment for airlines in Latvia currently, given the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.

  • Europe closes mixed after US GDP beats expectations  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed mixed on Tuesday as investors digested revised third quarter gross domestic product (GDP) data from the U.S., which showed the economy grew more than previously thought.

  • OPEC: We're concerned about investment  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Sedgwick talks about the upcoming OPEC meeting with Venezuelan Foreign Minister Rafael Ramirez, who says investment is of great concern.

  • Deflation is not a major risk: Bundesbank  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Claudia Buch, deputy president at the Bundesbank, says the central bank doesn't think a disinflationary scenario in the euro zone is "imminent".

  • US thrived under QE, ECB should follow: OECD  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    Angel Gurria, secretary general of the OECD, talks about how quantitative easing helped the U.S. thrive, and goes on to recommend "lengthy" monetary stimulus for the "sluggish" euro zone.

  • Oil: Do we need $100 per barrel?  Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reflects upon the upcoming OPEC meeting and discusses efforts to push the oil price to $100 per barrel.

  • Russian links to EU far right exposed by French loan Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 8:25 AM ET

    National Front, the French far-right party, took out a 9 million euro ($11.2 million) loan from a Russian-owned bank backed by the Kremlin.

  • 3D printing helps robotics 'shine'  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Limor Schweitzer, founder of RoboSavvy discusses the different uses of 3D printing, saying the technology could have a big impact on education and really make robotics "shine".

  • Was Hagel's resignation a surprise?  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Eamon Javers, Washington Correspondent for CNBC said U.S Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's resignation may have appeared a "surprise", but President Barack Obama had known about this situation for a few months.

  • Miliband on rogue job agencies  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    Kate Shoesmith, head of policy at the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, responds to U.K. Labour Party leader Ed Miliband's comments that he will not tolerate rogue employment agencies undercutting wages.

  • Europe closes mixed after German data  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed mixed on Monday, as sentiment was boosted by speculation of more credit easing in the euro zone and better-than-expected data from Germany.

  • Investor confidence boosts M&A  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    Sriram Prakash, head of M&A Insights at Deloitte talks about the rise in large M&A deals, saying that investor confidence has been coming back to generate global "mega-deals".

  • Chuck Hagel confirms resignation  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    U.S. secretary of Defence, Chuck Hagel says it's been "the greatest privilege of my life" to lead the defence department.

  • Obama: Hagel will stay until we find a successor  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    U.S. President Barack Obama gives his thoughts on the U.S.'s Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's resignation, saying that he's "grateful" that Chuck Hagel will stay on until a successor has been found.

  • Are you ever too young to trade?  Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    John Ducas, founder at Ducas Capital Management talks about his financial research firm and his assessment processes including using social media platforms for decision-making.

  • China surprises world with broad-based cut  Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    Douglas Morton, head of Asia research at Aviate Global discusses China's recent moves to cut interest rates and how it was a surprise to many because it was such a "broad-based interest cut".

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