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  • Facing a Fiscal 'Nightmare,' Cyprus Approves Bailout Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 12:02 PM ET

    Cyprus's parliament voted to back an EU bailout on Tuesday, tying lawmakers to impose substantial losses on bank depositors, and wind down one of the its biggest banks.

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

    European shares pared gains on Tuesday to close lower, after a raft of euro zone economic data softened earlier rises from positive earnings reports.

  • EU Markets at Odds With Macro Picture: Pro     Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Geoff Wilkinson, says the European market recovery is at odds with fundamentals, and highlights the performance of the banking sector.

  • German Austerity Isn't Deterring Smokers: CEO Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 6:30 AM ET

    Alison Cooper, CEO of Imperial Tobacco, said cigarette and tobacco sales in Germany were "excellent," despite EU weakness.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Mixed     Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as a slew of economic data was released from the euro zone.

  • Soros Battles Top German Economist in Euro Spat Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 5:28 AM ET
    George Soros

    Billionaire investor George Soros has struck back for distorting his arguments on Germany's role in the euro zone.

  • Not What You Thought: Iceland's Real Winner Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 5:21 AM ET
    Sigmundur Gunnlaugsson, leader of Iceland's Progressive Party (L) and Bjarni Benediktsson (R), leader of the Independence Party

    The Independence Party may have won the most votes, but the Progressive Party in Iceland is the real winner of the election.

  • ECB Rate Cut Just Became Even More Likely Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 5:12 AM ET
    ECB headquarters in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

    The odds of a rate cut by the European Central Bank increased significantly on Tuesday after euro zone inflation eased to a two-year low and unemployment hit a new record high.

  • Alison Cooper, CEO of Imperial Tobacco, highlights the rise of illicit tobacco products following quarterly results and explains why it will continue to lobby the EU.

  • Why the Crisis Was Good for European Banks     Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    David Enrich, European banking editor at Wall Street Journal, discusses European banks' quarterly results and says the positive outcome of the crisis is that banks have refocused on core areas.

  • Why Cypriots Are Blaming the ECB for Their Crisis Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 3:56 AM ET

    Increasingly, people on the financially stricken island of Cyprus are focusing their anger on the European Central Bank, the NYT reports.

  • Spain's Economic Siesta Continues Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 3:43 AM ET
    Prime Minister of Spain, Mariano Rajoy.

    Spain's GDP figures were in line with estimates from the Bank of Spain, but the country has now reported seven consecutive quarters of contraction and the government is easing up on austerity measures.

  • European Markets Open Higher     Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

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

  • Even Volkswagen Now Hurt by Europe’s Troubles Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 1:28 AM ET

    The troubled European car market is now dragging down even Volkswagen, the region's leading automaker. The New York Times reports.

  • Spaniards Fleeing Hard Times Pack for Latin America Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 1:18 AM ET

    With Spain in the doldrums, many Spaniards are coming to the Americas, where economic indicators point admirably upward, the GlobalPost reports.

  • Efi Xanthou, International press relations for the Green Party in Cyprus, tells CNBC that she continues to oppose the euro zone bailout as it will destroy Cyprus's financial sector which made up 40 percent of GDP.

  • UBS CEO: Staying Very Cautious & Realistic     Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 1:02 AM ET

    Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, talks to CNBC about the banks profit beat in the first quarter and investor sentiment in the financial industry.

  • UBS CEO: Our Radical Overhaul Is Working Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 1:00 AM ET

    UBS CEO told CNBC Tuesday that the company is reaping the benefits of its radical restructuring, after the company reported a net profit of 988 million Swiss francs, beating expectations of a 510 million Swiss francs profit.

  • Deutsche Bank Unveils Forecast-Beating Earnings Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 12:45 AM ET
    Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt

    Deutsche Bank said it will beef up its balance sheet with a 2.8 billion euro capital increase and unveiled forecast-beating first-quarter earnings following a wave of aggressive cost cuts.

  • ECB Rate Cut Already Priced In     Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 12:30 AM ET

    Willem Nabarro, Head of European Equities for Asia at Exane-BNP Paribas says a 25 basis point rate cut from the ECB is already priced in, adding that the market can actually expect something more.

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