European Closing Bell


  • Peer-to-peer lending: The new landscape  Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    Sachin Patel, head of U.K. capital markets at Funding Circle, discusses peer-to-peer lending and the benefits of it.

  • Where will oil bottom out?  Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 11:35 AM ET

    Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says that there is not enough oil demand growth, which will lead to a continued surplus of supply for the first half of 2015.

  • Europe ends lower after euro zone deflation deepens  Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European equities closed lower on Friday, with investors reacting to earnings and euro zone inflation and unemployment reports.

  • Talking Technical: Oil and FX  Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    Lynnden Brannigan, head of technical strategy at Barclays, discusses currencies and oil movements.

  • ECB QE will take time to take effect  Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 11:15 AM ET

    Sue Noffke, UK equities fund manager at Schroders, says the European Central Bank's bond-buying program will take time to make an effect.

  • Wine should be tasted, not invested  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 11:45 AM ET

    Alexander Gunz, fund manager at Heptagon Capital says there's a "very limited case for investing in wine," especially due to its "appalling" performance and its inefficiencies attached to the market.

  • Emerging markets: Time to turn the risk-on?  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    Pablo Goldberg, managing director at Blackrock talks about the current state of emerging markets and business strategy.

  • Europe shares close mixed; oil, Fed weighs  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European equities closed mixed on Thursday as oil prices and a slightly hawkish tone from the U.S. Federal Reserve managed to dent investor sentiment.

  • Macron: Greece must respect commitments  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 11:05 AM ET

    Emmanuel Macron, economy minister of France discusses the potential bailout negotiations with Greece, saying it should respect its commitments as part of the European Union.

  • Could Greece complicate Russian talks?  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 11:00 AM ET

    Bill O'Neill, head of the UK investment office at UBS Wealth Management talks about Russia's sanctions and debated whether Greece is using the Russia sanctions as "leverage" in term of debt negotiations.

  • New Russia sanctions: How far will they go? Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 6:39 AM ET

    The grip of Western sanctions around the neck of the Russian economy may be squeezed even tighter this week, as the death toll in Ukraine rises.

  • Nigerian elections: Who could win  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Osita Benjamin Chidoka, minister of aviation in Nigeria, talks to CNBC about the upcoming presidential elections and the impact of oil prices on the economy.

  • Brexit: UK should be a leader, not leaver.  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 11:45 AM ET

    Peter Wilding, director at British Influence, discusses the rise of UKIP, the euro currency and the potential of a 'Brexit' from the EU.

  • European stocks end flat, Greece banks collapse  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European markets ended flat on Wednesday after seesawing for much of the session, with gains in the technology sector helping to offset a continued slump in Greek banking stocks.

  • Invest in cybersecurity: Burbidge  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    Eileen Burbidge, partner at Passion Capital, says that we must bridge the public and private sector in terms of cybersecurity.

  • H&M CFO: 'We're happy' with our business  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 11:20 AM ET

    H&M sales have beaten expectations and is planning on expanding internationally. Jyrki Tervonen, chief financial officer, says that focusing on the customer is essential to the functioning of their business.

  • Will Europe hike rates before Fed?  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 11:00 AM ET

    Discussing the Fed meeting, Karsten Schroeder, chairman at Amplitude Capital, says that the U.S. Federal Reserve will hike interest rates before Europe, it's just a question of when.

  • Shiller sees Greece, Russia buying opportunity Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 7:17 AM ET
    Robert Shiller, Yale University Professor of Economics, co-founder of Case-Shiller Index

    There are still attractive valuations in global stock markets, according to Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller.

  • Russia’s bank rescue plans: Too little, too late? Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 5:41 AM ET

    Russia’s plans to bolster lending to the real economy and create a “bad bank” echo some of the post-credit crisis actions of Western governments.

  • Dubai Airport takes crown from Heathrow: CEO  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    Heathrow has been dethroned by Dubai International as the busiest international air hub. Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, says that "long term vision" is the key to Dubai's city growth and therefore its air traffic.

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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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