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  • New Italian Minister of Economy and Finance Fabrizio Saccomanni (L) shakes hands with Prime Minister Enrico Letta during the swearing in ceremony of the new government on April 28, 2013.

    Italy's economy minister said he did not believe additional tax hikes and spending cuts would be necessary in 2013.

  • Boris Johnson the Mayor of London, tells CNBC that it would be "totally mad" for Europe to react to its poor economy by going after "bankers in Britain".

  • Europe Yields Lower on Japan Buying     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:45 AM ET

    Peter Griffin, Head of Global Risk Assessment and Sovereign Fixed Income at Global Interest Rates Limited says the lower yields seen in Europe come on the back of Japanese buying.

  • Markets Approve Japan Easing Moves     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:35 AM ET

    Pankaj Ghemawat, Anselmo Rubiralta Professor of Global Strategy at IESE Business School says there are few sources of global growth and thus markets are cheering Japan's stimulus in hope that the country will come out of 2 decades of stagnation. He also discusses the growth outlook for Asia including China and India.

  • The Chase For Yield     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:07 AM ET

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors expects money to flow into the troubled countries in Europe pushing yields down further.

  • Larger IPOs Are Back…But From a New Place Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Large-scale IPOs have hit record levels year-to-date, as new emerging countries enter the market and investors hunt for higher returns.

  • Moody’s: Bond Market Bubble Fears ‘Overstated’ Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Bond investors can rest easy as there are few signs of debt markets overheating, according to a report by Moody's Investors Service.

  • Lew: Europe Must Balance Austerity and Growth     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    Jack Lew, U.S. Treasury secretary, says Europe needs to find the right balance between austerity and growth and fix its credit market issues to boost its economy.

  • European Markets Close Mixed     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 11:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European stocks were flat on Thursday, as investors react to the the Bank of England's decision to keep monetary policy unchanged.

  • European Market Closes Mixed     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed mixed on Thursday after better-than-expected jobs data from the U.S.

  • EU Regulations Could Hurt Financial Sector: Pro     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    Richard Ward, CEO of Lloyd's, highlights that the European Union is very important to the U.K's financial sector but that some of its planned regulations could hurt.

  • Fracking Moves Closer to London Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 8:34 AM ET
    An anti-fracking protest outside the Houses of Parliament in London on December 1, 2012.

    The only company to have fracked for shale gas in the UK, Cuardilla Resources, is set to begin exploratory drilling for oil 31 miles (50 km) south of London.

  • Sterling To Slip Despite Data: Currency Strategist Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 6:29 AM ET

    Hans Redeker, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Morgan Stanley, said the U.K. economic environment points to a weaker British pound, despite stronger-than-expected economic data.

  • South Africa Hits Out at UK Over Canceled Aid Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 6:27 AM ET
    South African Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan

    South Africa's Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, has accused the UK of trying to "pass the buck entirely onto the South African side" following the fallout from the UK government's withdrawal of aid.

  • Global Markets: China's Core Inflation Weak     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 6:09 AM ET

    Asian stocks fell on worries over rising inflationary pressure in China, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.

  • London's Tabloid World in New TV Series Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 5:41 AM ET

    The world of tabloid journalism, London-style, will be showcased in a new television series executive-produced by CNN host Piers Morgan, who is also a former editor of two of Britain's popular newspapers.

  • Bank of England Holds Back on New Stimulus Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 5:26 AM ET

    The Bank of England left its benchmark rate unchanged at 0.5 percent, a record low, on Thursday. Policymakers also kept the size of the asset purchase program unchanged at 375 billion pounds ($584 billion).

  • Cameron: Stratospheric Unemployment Fuels EU Debate Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 5:11 AM ET
    David Cameron

    U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron has said the debate over the role of the European Union (EU) wasn't surprising given the "stratospheric" levels of unemployment in countries like Spain.

  • Oil Market is Over-Supplied: Pro     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Neil Atkinson, director of energy research and analysis at Datamonitor, expects oil prices to lower as global oil production continues to increase despite "sluggish" demand.

  • Nokia Unveils New $99 Smartphone Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 3:40 AM ET
    A resident speaks on a Nokia Asha mobile phone on a street in Nairobi, Kenya.

    Nokia unveiled a new mid-range Asha phone priced at $99, aiming to prevent consumers, particularly in emerging markets, from switching to Google's Android as they upgrade from basic phones.

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