European Closing Bell


  • Arrigo Berni, CEO of Moleskine, talks about the Livescribe Notebook which allows notes written on paper to be transferred onto a digital device.

  • Moleskine CEO on 30% share price drop  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    Arrigo Berni, CEO of Moleskine, says investors need time to understand the business model of the company. Shares in Moleskine have fallen 30 percent this year.

  • Correction ahead if fundamentals 'crack': Pro  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, says there could be a stock market correction ahead if there are "cracks" in the fundamentals of the U.S. economy.

  • Europe shares close higher; easyJet shares soar  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed higher on Friday, bouncing back after yesterday's sell-off, after they were buoyed by better-than-expected nonfarm payrolls data from the U.S.

  • Low wage growth will keep Fed on hold: Pro  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    John Silvia, chief economist at Wells Fargo Securities, says the lack of wage growth will keep the Federal Reserve "on hold" for longer in terms of an interest rate hike.

  • Draghi can't help the euro zone alone: Pro  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Jacques Cailloux, chief European economist at Nomura, says ECB President Mario Draghi cannot increase inflation in the euro zone alone, and needs countries to enact structural reform.

  • Hong Kong: 'No easy way out'  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Andy Liu, China analyst at Teneo Intelligence, says nothing will come out of the Hong Kong chief executive's speech and that an agreement between protesters and government would be "quite difficult".

  • Russia to become more transparent: Putin  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Russian President Vladimir Putin told the Russia Calling conference that the Bank of Russia can still practice currency intervention, and that the country is working on delivering more transparency for businesses.

  • Di Montezemolo on his time at Ferrari  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Luca Cordero Di Montezemolo, outgoing Ferrari chairman, talks to CNBC about his 23 years at Ferrari and the progress the company has made since he first started working there.

  • European market closes lower  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed sharply lower on Thursday, after a press conference by ECB President Mario Draghi left investors wanting more details about its asset purchase program.

  • Expect more outflows from Pimco: Analyst  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Thomas Seidl, senior research analyst for European insurance at Sanford Bernstein, discusses the change of management at Pimco's mother company - Allianz - and what to expect from Pimco.

  • Is the ECB preparing for 'outright QE'?  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Fredrik Nerbrand, head of global asset allocation at HSBC, and Jeremy Stretch, head of foreign exchange strategy at CIBC, discuss the latest ECB meeting and euro zone inflation expectations.

  • Putin: Russia will remain open economy Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 6:28 AM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin

    Russian President Putin pledged Russia would continue to develop as an open market - but stop using the US dollar for trade.

  • Russia capital controls? ‘Impossible’: Minister Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 2:57 AM ET

    Russia will definitely not impose controls to stop the flow of money out of the country, its Minister of Economic Development told CNBC on Thursday.

  • Prepare against the next big pandemic: Pro  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Sarbjit Nahal, head of thematic investment strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch, talks about global pandemics and discusses investment strategies.

  • European market closes lower  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Wednesday, with investors reacting to fresh economic data from the euro zone and the U.S., and looking ahead to Thursday's ECB meeting.

  • We're 'fully hedged' on currency effect: BMW  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    BMW is "fully hedged" against the falling euro says Ian Robertson, head of sales and marketing at BMW, adding that the weaker currency should not affect the group's 2014 performance.

  • ECB to become more aggressive?  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, says the ECB will have to take a more "aggressive" approach going forward as demand for credit remains weak and spare capacity is "very significant".

  • UK's Cameron promises tax relief if re-elected Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 7:44 AM ET
    British Prime Minister David Cameron

    David Cameron said a re-elected Conservative government would raise the threshold for the country's 40 percent rate of income tax

  • Russian budget: Is Putin facing reality? Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 3:48 AM ET
    Russian President Vladimir Putin

    Russia’s first post-sanctions budget suggested the Kremlin is more hopeful than most about the country’s economy.

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