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  • Santell's Three Wishes For Europe     Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 10:51 AM ET

    Rick Santelli criticizes Europe for moving away from greater austerity. (2:43)

  • Liberty Global is looking to expand its European footprint by acquiring Germany's largest cable television operator, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • 'Moderate Growth' For Economy: Blitzer     Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 8:41 AM ET

    David Blitzer, Managing Director and Chairman of the S&P 500 Index Committee, discusses China's slow economic growth and the outlook on the U.S. economy and markets.

  • Slovenia Buys More Time With Strong Bond Sale Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 7:56 AM ET
    View over Lublijana, Slovenia.

    Slovenia bought itself more time to avert an impending funding crisis on Wednesday as it sold more than twice the amount of government bonds it had hoped to on Wednesday

  • Not So Easy...Tesco Pulls Out of US Stores Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 7:32 AM ET

    Tesco wrote down the value of its global operations by $3.5 billion and announced plans to exit the U.S., after a year in which profit fell for the first time in two decades.

  • CIC: No Need to Panic Over China Growth     Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 6:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon talks with Jin Liqun, chairman of China Investment Corporation, about investing in the U.S. and the outlook on growth in China.

  • Global Markets: European Stocks Decline     Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 6:14 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European markets were dragged lower by miners in morning trading.

  • Putin Threatens to Sack Officials Over Social Spending Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 6:02 AM ET

    President Vladimir Putin threatened to sack senior officials over a failure to fulfill his pledges on social spending.

  • European Markets Open Higher     Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Karen Tso takes you through the European Market open, where stocks have come in higher.

  • Donal O' Mahony, global strategist at Davy Research, tells CNBC that the Irish may have a jobless recovery for some time as it takes a long time to 'train plumbers to become financial analysts'.

  • IMF Deals Blow to UK Optimism Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    The U.K.'s hopes of a meaningful economic recovery in the near-term were dealt another blow by the IMF which singled out the country's fiscal plan for criticism.

  • Tesco CFO on Quitting the US Market     Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Laurie McIlwee, CFO of Tesco, talks to CNBC about why the company failed in the US and what their growth strategy is in Europe.

  • Ford: Making Progress in a Very Difficult Market     Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 2:06 AM ET

    Stephen Odell, executive vice president and president of EMEA at Ford Motor, tells CNBC that there are no signs yet of a recovery in the European car market.

  • Italy Raises Funding Target by 10% on Asian Demand Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 1:10 AM ET

    Italy has raised its debt issuance target for this year by nearly 10 percent and is hoping to tap demand from Asian investors to meet the goal, its head of debt management told Reuters on Tuesday.

  • Global Economy Recovering, Get Into Equities     Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 12:35 AM ET

    Sandro Pierri, CEO at Pioneer Investments sees a positive growth trend in China, U.S. and Europe. He expects growth-sensitive assets to outperform, starting from equities.

  • Judges Seize $2.4 Billion in Monte Paschi Probe Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 9:42 PM ET
    The headquarters of the Monte Dei paschi di Siena bank

    Italian prosecutors said they have ordered the seizure of 1.8 billion euros ($2.4 billion) of assets from Japanese bank Nomura as part of an investigation into a suspected fraud.

  • Britain Bids Farewell to Thatcher Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 8:43 PM ET
    The Ceremonial Funeral Of Former British Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher

    London staged its biggest political funeral in almost half a century as leaders gathered to say goodbye to the former prime minister.

  • Europe Pares Losses After Upbeat US Earnings Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 11:52 AM ET

    European shares closed off their session lows on Tuesday, as U.S. earnings season kicked into high gear following a slew of upbeat earnings reports from heavyweights Goldman Sachs, Coca-Cola, and Johnson & Johnson. U.S. shares were boosted by the news and the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 Index closed provisionally down.

  • European Market Closes Lower     Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed off their session lows on Tuesday, as U.S. earnings season kicked into high gear following a slew of upbeat earnings reports from heavyweights Goldman Sachs, Coca-Cola, and Johnson & Johnson.

  • EU to Gain From Low Commodity Prices: Pro     Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 11:10 AM ET

    Peter Schaffrik, head of european rates strategy at RBC Capital Markets, tells CNBC the recent fall in commodity prices is good for European countries which tend to be net importers of commodities.

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