European Closing Bell


  • Why businesses need to adapt to climate change  Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 11:45 AM ET

    Anthony Hobley, head of climate change at Fulbright Norton Rose, says that if businesses do not adapt to climate change, the crisis faced will make the current one "look like a tea party".

  • European market closes down  Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed down on Friday, as a growing political crisis in Italy weighed on sentiment, combined with continual U.S. debt worries.

  • Where are the EM opportunities?  Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    Slim Feriani, CEO of Advance Emerging Capital Limited, explains that there are a lot of opportunities in emerging markets at the moment, especially in China, Russia and South Korea.

  • Should you be wary of European equities?  Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    Lothar Mentel, CIO, Paradigm Group at Tatton Investment Management, says European equities are "quite a risky play" at the moment and they only look cheap because problems are being ignored.

  • Sharon Bowles, chair of the EU's Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, comments on the U.K.'s challenge to the EU regarding bankers' bonuses cap.

  • Could Italy be downgraded?  Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, discusses what the risks are for Italy and Greece as political instability returns.

  • H&M having a 'very good third quarter': CFO  Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Jyrki Tervonen, CFO at H&M, comments on the company's strong third quarter, how it remains a "small player" in China and therefore has "huge potential" there, and on the group's online strategy.

  • European market closes mixed  Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed mixed on Thursday, as political uncertainty in Italy weighed against positive U.S. data, which ended five days of losses on Wall Street.

  • Why you should invest in medium-sized firms  Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    Nick Hungerford, CEO of Nutmeg, advises investing in medium-sized companies in the U.S., Europe and the U.K., as they are growing "much quicker" than other companies and are driving the recovery.

  • Bundesbank: We're against OMTs  Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 11:10 AM ET

    Joachim Nagel, member of the executive board at Deutsche Bundesbank, explains why the Bundesbank is against the use of OMT by the European Central Bank.

  • French business chief slams 2014 budget Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 7:25 AM ET

    Despite the pro-business tone of France's 2014 budget, the country's largest business lobbying group said the proposals presented by the government on Wednesday were a blow for competitiveness, growth and jobs.

  • Should you 'take your money and run'?  Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, advises on how to position for a government shutdown and advises how to position.

  • European market closes lower  Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Wednesday with investor sentiment still subdued as concerns weighed about U.S. borrowing.

  • 'Everyone' knows banks need more capital: Pro  Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 11:20 AM ET

    Olly Burrows, a senior banks analyst at Rabobank, discusses European banking, after a report revealed that the majority of global capital shortfalls comes from Europe.

  • How stock prices move on interest rates  Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Andrew Goldberg, global market strategist at JP Morgan Funds, explains the correlation between interest rates and stock prices.

  • Fears France's budget will hit its economy Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 7:12 AM ET

    France presented its budget for 2014 introducing far-reaching spending cuts and shifting the tax burden from French businesses to households.

  • Labour reveals its plans for the UK  Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 11:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Tom Mackenzie recounts U.K. opposition leader Ed Milliband's conference speech, and his plans for the economy should the Labour Party win the next national elections.

  • Will Russia approve use of force in Syria?  Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Ayham Kamel, Middle East analyst at Eurasia Group, discusses the U.S./Russia talks over Syria and how Western countries need to appear strong.

  • European market closes higher  Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks closed modestly higher on Tuesday after the release of economic data from Germany.

  • Is the US heading for a correction?  Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    Franscesco Filia, CEO and CIO at Fasanara Capital, says a market correction is "long overdue", especially in expensive markets like the U.S.

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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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