European Closing Bell


  • Lloyd's 'attractively priced right now': Pro     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    Erin Davis, senior equity analyst at Morningstar, discusses Lloyd's Banking Group's results and says that while the bank will probably pay a very small dividend in 2014, it will then "quickly ramp it up".

  • EDF will beat expectations: CEO     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Henri Proglio, CEO of EDF, says he is very confident that the group will beat expectations in 2014.

  • Are you suffering from 'infobesity'?     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Dave Coplin, chief envisioning officer at Microsoft U.K., argues that many people should be more careful about how they use technology.

  • Ebola: Next few days are 'quite critical'     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Manji Cheto, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, discusses the outbreak of the Ebola virus in Western Africa, the risk of contagion to other countries and the economic impact.

  • European market closes lower     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Wednesday, as investors reacted to fresh sanctions against Russia and corporate earnings, while looking ahead to a monetary policy decision by the U.S. Federal Reserve.

  • Oando 'very excited' about Nigerian deal: CEO     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:23 AM ET

    Adewale Tinubu, group chief executive at Oando, comments on the group's deal to acquire ConocoPhillips's Nigeria upstream business and what it means for the group.

  • Dark pools: There's 'already been changes'     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Rebecca Healey, senior analyst at Tabb Group, discusses the importance of dark pools and says the focus should be on providing greater clarity.

  • Peugeot turnaround plan starting to deliver: CEO     Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Carlos Tavares, PSA Peugeot CEO, says the group's turnaround plan is showing its first good result but adds that he remains cautious on Europe.

  • Relief rally? Russia markets shrug off sanctions Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 5:23 AM ET

    Russia's MICEX Index rallied 2 percent in morning trade, despite news of the toughest sanctions against the country since the end of the Cold War.

  • Is Argentina on the brink of collapse?     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    Carlos Caicedo, principal analyst at IHS Country Risk, says that Argentina defaulting and then restructuring its debt a few months later could lead to capital flight, currency fluctuations and social unrest.

  • European market closes higher     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed higher on Tuesday, as investors reacted to corporate earnings while keeping an eye for fresh sanctions against Russia.

  • Argentina: Bond holders want 'gesture'     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Hans Humes, founder and CEO of Greylock Capital, discusses Argentina's bond woes and says holdout bondholders need "some kind of gesture" from the country.

  • Renault-Nissan alliance bearing fruits: Pro     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Eric Hauser, autos analyst at ISI Group, comments on Renault's quarterly results, which he describes as "light on cash generation".

  • EU hits Russia with new sanctions     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Andrew Lilico, director at Europe Economics, and Carlo Gallo, director of Enquirisk, discuss how the EU economic sanctions against Russia will impact the country.

  • CNBC Disruptor: Pure Storage     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Scott Dietzen, CEO of Pure Storage, says the company has under-cut traditional data storage by using technology which allows for a faster, simpler user experience.

  • European market closes lower     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Monday, with investors focused on corporate earnings as well as developments in Ukraine and Gaza.

  • Spanish yields fall to record low     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Marcus Ashworth, head of fixed income at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, discusses European peripheral bonds, after the Spanish 10-year yield fell below 2.5 percent for the first time ever.

  • Spanish economy is improving: Bankia CFO     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Spanish lender Bankia announced a near-doubling of quarterly net profit on Monday. CFO Leopoldo Alvear joins CNBC to discuss.

  • Are there still opportunities in Russia?     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    David Owen, chief European economist at Jefferies International, and Simon Quijano-Evans, head of emerging markets research at Commerzbank, discusses investing in emerging markets - and Russia in particular.

  • Big Mac Index: Dollar is going strong     Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    The Big Mac Index compares how much a Big Mac costs in 38 countries, explains Edward McBride, finance editor at The Economist. He outlines which currencies are the most under- and over-valued.

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