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  • IMF Chief Under Investigation in France     Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 2:46 AM ET

    CNBC's correspondent, Stephane Pedrazzi, reports from Paris where IMF chief Christine Lagarde is being questioned for a role in a dispute when she was French finance minister in 2007.

  • 'Huge Milestone' Has Been Passed: Aveva CEO     Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 2:30 AM ET

    Richard Longdon, CEO of Aveva, says he is very confident about the short-term outlook as the Enterprise Solution segment has started to make a profit and its new 3D business is already profitable.

  • ECB Can Expand Its Tools to Fight Crisis: Official Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 2:26 AM ET
    Austrian architect Wolf Prix of CooP Himmelblau gestures during a media tour of the the new European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters on September 20, 2012 in Frankfurt, Germany.

    The ECB recently set up a task force with the European Investment Bank to assess ways to unblock lending to small- and medium-sized businesses, including promoting a market for ABS based on loans for smaller firms.

  • 'We Are Penetrating Our Markets': Investec CEO     Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Stephen Koseff, CEO of Investec, talks about full-year earnings and the company's strategy of diversifying away from capital intensive business.

  • Alan Clarke, CEO of SABMiller, comments on full-year earnings and says that most markets are growing except the U.S. core market which remains under pressure.

  • 'Tectonic Plate Shift' for Markets on Fed Fears Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 1:41 AM ET

    Japanese stocks plunged 9 percent off intraday highs on Thursday as weak Chinese data added to growing fears that the U.S. Federal Reserve may withdraw its bond buying sooner than expected.

  • Why Rich Western Investors Are Returning Home Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 1:29 AM ET

    The world's biggest investors are seeking more stable cash income at home, as aging societies and tighter regulation dull risk appetite.

  • Why Investors Should Be on Bubble Watch     Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 12:45 AM ET

    Lothar Mentel, Chief Investment Officer at Tatton Investment Management says the recent rally shows a confused market and expects some volatility ahead.

  • Soldier Killed in London in Suspected Islamist Attack Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 6:52 PM ET

    A British soldier was hacked to death by two men shouting Islamic slogans in a south London street on Wednesday, in what the government said appeared to be a terrorist attack.

  • EU Gets 3/10 for Handling of Euro Zone Crisis:Schulz Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    European parliament president Martin Schulz gave European Union officials a measly three out of ten for their handling of the euro zone crisis.

  • Cyprus 'Risks Worse Recession Than Expected' Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 11:56 AM ET
    A shop displays a closing down sign in Nicosia, Cyprus.

    Cyprus faces substantial risks to its economic outlook and its recession could be deeper than forecast, the country's central bank governor said in a prepared speech on Wednesday.

  • European Market Closes Slightly Higher     Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed higher on Wednesday, mirroring gains in the U.S. after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke reiterated his commitment to maintaining loose monetary policy.

  • Riots in Sweden: Nordic Welfare Myth? Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    News that the Swedish capital of Stockholm has been hit by three nights of rioting similar to the public disorder seen in Paris and London in recent years has come as a surprise.

  • Millions of Italians Stuck in Poverty: Report Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 9:10 AM ET

    Millions of Italians are too poor to heat their homes, eat adequately or go on holiday, Italy reported on Wednesday.

  • Sterling Slides on Data, IMF Warns UK Over Growth Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 6:38 AM ET
    Pound coin

    Sterling tumbled following minutes released by the Bank of England and disappointing retail sales, as the IMF warned the U.K. is at risk of "permanent damage" if its growth remains persistently slow.

  • Global Markets: Europe Stocks Mixed     Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 6:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors look for signs from the Fed's Bernanke on whether the current stimulus program will be tapered.

  • David Cameron, British prime minister, tells CNBC ahead of the EU Summit on tax fraud that he 'believes in low taxes for businesses' and highlights that international cooperation is crucial to tackle tax evasion.

  • This Bonus Cap May Put Pressure on US Banks Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 5:10 AM ET

    As EU regulators mull introducing the world's strictest bonus cap, the president of the European parliament told CNBC that the plan could put pressure on the U.S. to follow suit.

  • Bonus Limits Won't Reduce Competitiveness: Schulz     Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 4:51 AM ET

    Martin Schulz, president of the European parliament, rejects the idea that implementing tougher bonus limits will reduce European banks' competitiveness.

  • Tax Evasion Dangerous for Europe: Schulz Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 4:27 AM ET

    Martin Schulz, president of the European parliament, has warned that revelations of tax evasion by major companies were leading to a loss of trust among the European public.

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