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CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the crisis in Cyprus, saying banks hope to reopen on Thursday. Anthem Blanchard, Anthem Vault CEO and Stephen Freedman, UBS, discuss what impact the situation is having on global markets.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the crisis in Cyprus, saying more and more of the message of self-reliance and not overspending is being imposed. The "Street Signs" crew reacts.
Although markets initially held up in the face of renewed chaos, market watchers and analysts are warning that the flare up in the euro zone debt crisis could once again curb investor sentiment.
Europe is battling to contain its financial crisis. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the head of the Central Bank and the minister of finance said the capital controls would be lax.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the debate about what the Cyprus bailout means for banks in other countries.
Gunnar Hokmark, member of the European Parliament, tells CNBC that the most important repercussion from Cyprus is proof of the need to guarantee deposits below 100,000 euros.
Daniel Morris, global strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management, tells CNBC that Cyprus demonstrated the EU's dilemma between wanting stability and wanting growth, but questions whether now was the right time to take a stand.
Charles Diebel, head of market strategy at Lloyds Bank Wholesale Banking and Markets, says the main risk to widening spreads has been removed with the Cyprus deal but that we could still see an 'initial knee jerk reaction' in peripheral countries that could be most affected by capital flight.
Virginie Maisonneuve, head of global and international equities at Schroders, tells CNBC that the an 'exceptional' situation in Cyprus ended up with an exceptional solution, one that was making the best of a bad job.
Austerity is grinding Portugal down. The risk is that improving exports alone will not be enough to restore growth.
Larry McDonald, Newedge Group, discusses the long-term side effects of the Cyprus bailout, and why the situation is more significant than most investors realize.
It might be possible for large uninsured depositors to be "bailed-in" as part of the future resolution of a bank under a new draft EU law, the European Commission said on Tuesday.
Spain's economy will sink deeper into recession this year, the Bank of Spain said on Tuesday, sending a stark message to the government as it prepares to revise its own growth forecast.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, and takes a look at the trading action in Wolseley and Kingfisher.
Steve Allam, M&A practice leader for EMEA at Towers Watson, says worries over the economy and the risk of losing money have led to a significant drop in global M&A deals this quarter with Europe continuing to underperform.
Nathan Sheets, global head of international economics at Citigroup, discusses the possibility of capital flight out of Cyprus and the wider euro zone area. He also discusses Federal Reserve stimulus which he believes will start slowing in the second half of the year.
Cyprus's Finance Minister said on Tuesday big depositors in Cypriot banks could lose about 40 percent of their deposits as part of an international rescue plan.
Investors are prone to add unnecessary significance to the latest piece of fast-moving market noise, while underestimating or missing large and slow-moving shifts that have huge impact, say Alexander Friedman and Kiran Ganesh from UBS.
Donal O'Mahony, global strategist at Davy, tells CNBC that when the dust settles on Cyprus investors will be left thinking about what Europe didn't do.
Karen Tso takes you through the European market open where stocks have come in higher, with European officials doing there best to calm investor fears over Cyprus.
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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.