European Closing Bell


  • Are central banks fuelling equity bubbles?  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    David Marsh, co-founder and managing director at OMFIF, says that due to the low interest environment, central banks have raised their exposure to riskier assets, especially equities.

  • Why Li Keqiang's UK visit is important  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Hong Bo, reader in financial economics at SOAS, discusses China's relations with European countries, and says Li Keqiang's visit to the U.K. might "open the door" for more Chinese investors to come to the U.K.

  • China-UK trade should hit $100B: Premier Li  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 10:58 AM ET

    Cooperation between China and U.K. has "global significance" says Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, adding that bilateral trade should reach $100 billion.

  • UK-China trade at 'record ': PM Cameron  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron says bilateral trade between China and the U.K. is at a record level, and that the two countries signed deals worth £14 billion on Tuesday.

  • England to win World Cup: Deutsche  Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Henrik Gullberg, senior foreign exchange strategist at Deutsche Bank, says that based on the bank's research, England will win the World Cup. France, Switzerland and Portugal are "undervalued".

  • China's Li to visit UK: What to expect  Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    Jonathan Fenby, director of China research at Trusted Sources, discusses the U.K.'s relationship with China ahead of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's three-day visit to the U.K.

  • European market closes lower  Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Monday amid concerns of escalating tensions in Iraq and rising oil prices.

  • UK will be 'guinea pig' for rate hike: Pro  Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Elizabeth Corley, CEO of Allianz Global Investors, says the U.K. will be a "guinea pig" as the Bank of England prepares for an interest rate hike.

  • Dash: The world's first wireless smart headphones  Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 11:35 AM ET

    Nikolaj Hviid, CEO of Bragi, discusses the company's product Dash, the world's first wireless smart in-ear headphones that play music and gives you feedback on your exercise session.

  • Equities cheaper than other assets: Pro  Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Valentijn Van Nieuwenhuijzen, head of strategy at ING, says equities are still attractive and could see a push higher.

  • ISIS a 'terrifying' organisation: Pro  Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 11:19 AM ET

    John Drake, head of global intake and Iraq specialist at AKE, says ISIS has used intimidation to take over areas of Iraq.

  • BoE will hike interest rates in November: Pro  Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says the Bank of England will raise interest rates in November, though better data out of the U.K. could bring the hike forward.

  • Oil rally due to Iraq  Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 1:21 AM ET

    Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says the oil price rally is due to the fear of reduced production in Iraq rather than an actual loss of production.

  • Europe stocks close slightly lower; Iraq eyed  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    European shares closed slightly lower on Friday, extending losses, amid concerns of escalating tensions in Iraq and rising oil prices.

  • How to be an intuitional investor  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Laura Day, author of "How to Rule the World from Your Couch", discusses how big businesses are using intuition to invest money.

  • Fifa brand has been 'damaged'  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Pat Fahy, global digital creative partner at 1HQ, says that the Fifa brand has been damaged and it's taking the focus off the tournament in Brazil.

  • Iraq disruption will be contained  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Yousef Gamal El-Din talks about the violence in Iraq but says that its impact on oil production will be contained.

  • Should you invest in Greece?  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    Socrates Lazaridis, Chairman of the Athens Stock Exchange & CEO of Hellenic Exchanges, talks about the investment opportunities available in Greece.

  • Tax investigation could hurt Ireland's recovery  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    Catherine Boyle talks about the EU investigation into how Apple avoided paying tax through using companies in Ireland and talks about the probe's potential impact on the country's economy.

  • Deutsche Bank could be a good buy: Pro  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Yra Harris, partner at Praxis Trading, says Deutsche Bank could be a good investment if asset backed securities make a comeback in Europe.

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  • 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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