Greece's Parliament early on Sunday approved a budget for 2014 which predicts a timid return to growth. The New York Times reports.» Read More
European shares ended lower for a fourth straight session on Monday, with mounting uncertainties related to a looming U.S. fiscal crisis and the next tranche of aid for Greece hurting investor sentiment.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European markets are still worried about Greece, while CNBC's Gary Kaminsky compares Apple against RCA. Also, an update on mid-session trading, with CNBC's Bob Pisani.
The U.K. government should avoid trying to help businesses, technology group Aveva’s CEO said on Monday, because government intervention inevitably leads to more legislation and red tape.
As the Euro group of finance ministers meeting in Brussels on Monday announced that a final aid decision for Greece is not possible prior to a full debt analysis, a former European Central Bank (ECB) official told CNBC that Europe needs to help Greece with more time and less debt.
Greece bites the bullet and Japanese GDP sags — it's time for your FX Fix.
Jeff Kilburg, Killir Kapital Management, and David Joy, Ameriprise Financial, provide their top trades, as the markets await a clear solution to the fiscal cliff problem. "I still would take some risk off the table," added Joy.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as worries about Greece's debt problems were offset by strong trade data from China.
Iran launched large-scale air defense drills in the country's eastern half on Monday, Iranian media reported, amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over a military incident in the Gulf reported last week.
KKR—the private equity group immortalized as the Barbarian at the Gate—is launching two investment funds to be distributed to individuals by Charles Schwab, the US brokerage. It is the latest sign of the pressure on private equity firms to become more like traditional asset management firms, the Financial Times reports.
The number of Spanish families facing eviction is mounting at a dizzying pace, and when they can’t move in with relatives, they often take over empty homes, and there are plenty of them. The NYT reports.
Why did Diageo spend over $2 billion to buy a majority stake in India's United Spirits? It's simple math, CEO Paul Walsh told CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."
US prosecutors are probing whether Barclays made any improper payment to win a banking licence in Saudi Arabia, adding to the mounting investigations that the bank is facing. The FT reports.
European stocks trimmed losses on Friday to close narrowly in the black after a batch of positive U.S. data suggested the world's largest economy grew more than initially estimated in the third quarter.
"The coming year is going to be the year where the mobile device links the digital world to the physical world," said John Donahoe, eBay president & CEO, talking about growing online sales in Europe and making money in mobile applications, with CNBC's David Faber,
Northern European economies feel a chill and China reins in the yuan — it's time for your FX Fix.
A look at what CNBC's Ross Westgate learned from going to spy school.
Richard Cookson, global chief investment officer at Citi Private Bank, says the problem with Spain is a broader European issue. Spain's problems--or Greece's--can't be solved without a fundamental debt restructuring, he says.
Can stocks reverse a recent trend or will they go deeper in the red for the week?
Euro zone leaders face a new round of brinkmanship over Greece’s €174bn bailout after international lenders failed to bridge differences on how to reduce Athens’ burgeoning debt levels, pushing the country perilously close to defaulting on a €5bn debt payment due next week. The FT reports.
Although stocks fell again Thursday, Jim Cramer noted there was a pro for every con plaguing the market.
Bitcoin fans learnt that one of the virtual currency's exchanges will enforce customer verification checks from Thursday.
Google is challanging Apple's iPhone with MotoX, the FT reports.
The recent move by the Swiss government to allow banks to sidestep secrecy laws won't prevent them from depositing money in the country.
Alex Donohue, spokesman for Ladbrokes, tells football fans how he thinks they should place their bets for Next Year's World Cup.
Nick Stone, co-founder of FIXR, says his new clubbing app could revolutionize nights out in London.
Alec Young, global equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, says markets are taking the Federal Reserve taper threat in their stride, and focusing more on the improving economy.