European Closing Bell


  • Ukraine weighs on EM assets: Pro  Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Barnaby Martin, European credit strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, says the situation in Ukraine is "delaying perception EM is investable".

  • Ukraine will stay 'difficult for a long period'  Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Taras Kachka, vice president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, says that the situation in Ukraine will "remain difficult for a long period".

  • How to invest in global security  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Sarj Nahal, equity strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, talks about how to invest in the growing global safety and security space.

  • Three things to watch in Ukraine  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Johan Jooste, head of the London investment office of Julius Baer, highlights three things to watch for in the crisis in Ukraine.

  • Europe shares close lower on Ukraine crisis  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks closed sharply lower on Monday, with investor sentiment curbed by the growing instability in Ukraine's Crimea region.

  • IMF to address Ukraine financially  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 11:24 AM ET

    Christine Lagarde, head of the IMF, says that the organization will address the concerns about Ukraine from an economic and financial point of view, not a geopoltical one.

  • Key questions on Ukraine  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    Bartosz Pawlowski, global head of EM strategy at BNP Paribas, looks at the key questions on Ukraine from a market perspective.

  • Russia's actions 'pre-planned': Pro  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Andrew Foxall, director of the Russia Studies Center at the Henry Jackson Society, says that Russia's actions were "pre-planned".

  • Why Crimea matters Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 3:11 AM ET
    A unit claiming to Cossack and other citizen pro-Russian volunteers arrive to take up position outside a Ukrainian miltary base where heavliy-armed unidentifed soldiers have surrounded Ukrainian soldiers inside as Russian flag flies behind in Crimea on March 3, 2014 in Perevalne, Ukraine.

    Crimea may seem a nondescript piece of land to fight over – but its strategic position has made it a battleground between Russia and the West before.

  • What the Ukraine crisis means for markets Monday Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 8:16 AM ET
    A Russian armored personnel carrier, photographed in February 2014

    The prospect of the U.S., Europe and Russia edging ever closer to blows –- diplomatic or otherwise -- over Ukraine looks increasingly real.

  • NATO calls for Russian withdrawal, Kerry to Kiev Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 7:57 AM ET
    Orthodox priests stand among pro-Russian armed men blocking access to the Ukrainian frontier guard base in Balaklava, a small city not far from Sevastopol, on March 1, 2014.

    Ukraine mobilized after Russia's Vladimir Putin threatened to invade in the biggest confrontation since the Cold War.

  • IAG to reach profit goal in 2015: Pro  Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    John Strickland, director at JLS Consulting, discusses why he thinks IAG will reach its profit goal next year.

  • US credit market's 'tight' conditions  Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Jeff Lewis, senior portfolio manager at TIG Securitized Asset Fund, talks about the U.S. housing market and says that the U.S credit market remains tight.

  • Europe shares close flat; Bayer up 3%  Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    European stocks closed flat on Friday, boosted by economic data from the U.S.

  • Career change? Become a lego pro  Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Duncan Titmarsh, the first U.K. Lego-certified professional and co-director of Bright Bricks, talks about building a career as a certified lego professional.

  • Ukraine needs to eradicate corruption: CEO  Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 11:39 AM ET

    Lena Minitch, CEO of Ukraine High Technology & YPO member argues that she was forced to flee Ukraine due to corrupt tax authorities & discusses what the new government needs to do to boost growth.

  • 'Execution is key' for RBS: Pro  Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Mike Ingram, market strategist at BGC Brokers, talks about the problems facing RBS and says "execution is key and it's going to take years."

  • Cameron on Germany: 'It's a win-win relationship'  Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 9:45 AM ET

    U.K. prime minister, David Cameron highlights the strong trading relationship with Germany and says that the European Union faces an "existential economic challenge."

  • Energy prices to rebound in 2016: GDF Suez  Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Jean-Francois Cirelli, vice-chairman and president of GDF Suez talks about the energy outlook for Europe and says he expects a small rebound in prices in 2016.

  • How to 'Get things done'  Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Robert Kelsey, author of "Get things done", explains that his self-help book is different from other as it is written from "the sufferer's angle".

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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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