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Cyrille Lachevre, economics editor at Le Figaro, tells CNBC why Pierre Moscovici has been hauled back into a meeting with the French Prime Minister, but that the government should struggle on for the time being.
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said on Monday that Europe should looks to give the European Central Bank more powers, in answer to a question on the Bank of Japan's stimulus measures.
Can "credit continue expanding at zero-percent interest rates?" asks Bill Gross, Pimco founder and co-chief investment officer, discussing the changing global investment landscape.
Two of Greece's biggest banks face nationalization after failing to attract private investment and a surprise move by the state to suspend their merger deal.
UPS has appealed the European Union's decision to block its 5.16 billion euro (4.36 billion pounds) bid for Dutch competitor TNT Express, a UPS spokeswoman told Reuters on Sunday.
Margaret Thatcher, the British prime minister between 1979 and 1990, died this morning following a stroke, according to Lord Bell, her spokesman.
Russia urged Germany to punish a group of women who staged a bare-breasted protest against President Vladimir Putin during a visit to the country.
This is the Treasury Secretary's second international trip, reports CNBC's Kelly Evans, as European shares rebound and investors look ahead to a week of high profile meetings between European leaders and officials.
As Treasury Secretary Jack Lew kicks-off his first official visit to Europe, analysts said efforts to coax euro zone leaders to pursue growth-generating policies may fall on deaf ears.
The economic advisor to Greece's anti-austerity party SYRIZA told CNBC that Greece's international lenders were "blackmailing" his country.
Euro zone sentiment fell for a second consecutive month in April due to concerns over the Cyprus bailout, Sentix research group said on Monday.
Dan Greenhaus, chief global strategist at BTIG, tells CNBC that investors in the U.S. think the euro zone periphery "doesn't matter" and are more interested in Japan.
Andrew Balls, head of European portfolio management at PIMCO, talks to CNBC about the situation in Portugal and the deteriorating outlook for the euro zone.
After causing the collapse of the U.K.'s oldest investment bank, spending several years in a Singapore jail and over a decade reinventing his tattered image, Nick Leeson is finally back on the financial market.
Italy's main center-left party is divided over whether to consider a government with its nemesis, Silvio Berlusconi.
Greg Davies, head of behavioral and quantitative finance at Barclays, explains why investors should be using the recent market pullback to get back in.
European shares rebound from lows as investors look ahead to a week of high profile meetings between European leaders and officials.
Alastair McCaig, senior trader at IG, discusses events that could impact the market such as Portugal's court ruling on austerity and Slovenia's possible bailout.
The rejection of austerity by Portugal's main court puts new pressure on the country's faltering reform program and the euro zone, analysts told CNBC.
Neil Dwane, CIO for equities for Europe at Allianz Gloabl Investor, tells CNBC that despite offering little value, bonds remain attractive to investors because "Draghi has their back".
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Jan Dunning, CEO of St Petersburg-headquartered hypermarket chain Lenta, says the situation in Ukraine has had no impact on the group, as consumer confidence remains unaffected in Russia.
Vincent Deluard, European strategist at Ned Davis Research Group, says the strong euro is a problem for the region's companies, especially for the large exporters.
European shares closed higher on Thursday as investors brushed aside concerns regarding Ukraine and focused instead on Wall Street earnings and the latest U.S. jobs data.