Tens of thousands marched in Madrid on Saturday in the biggest show of support yet for Spanish anti-austerity party Podemos ahead of elections.» Read More
Nigel Farage, leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP), tells CNBC's Steve Sedgwick that David Cameron needs to have a proper, sincere negotiation about getting powers back from the EU.
John Haynes, head of research at Investec Wealth & Investment, says that despite knowing that the three global driving economies will grow in 2014, markets are wrongly positioned.
European shares opened slightly higher on Tuesday, ahead of a meeting of European finance ministers in Brussels.
Commerzbank is offering shares at a deep discount in a 2.5 billion euro ($3.3 billion) capital increase aimed at repaying funds it owes to the German government and insurer Allianz.
As disagreement grows over whether a system to wind up Europe's failing banks - a central tenet to region-wide banking union – requires treaty change, France's finance minister told CNBC that Europe should let its lawyers work it out.
Feike Sijbesma, CEO of DSM, talks about the need for companies to "reinvent" themselves and DSM's acquisition strategy.
Christoph Rieger, head of interest rate strategy at Commerzbank, comments on recent bond trends and explains why peripheral bonds are higher despite consolidation in core countries.
Greece plans to sell bonds at some point early in 2014, ending four years of exclusion from international capital markets, the country's PM Antonis Samaras said on Monday.
Pierre Moscovici, France finance minister, says that he is serious about France's economy but that he and the French people "refuse" austerity.
Britain's ruling Conservatives will unveil a draft bill on Tuesday that could make Prime Minister David Cameron's promise of a referendum on Britain's European Union membership legally binding.
Pierre Moscovici, France finance minister, reiterates his view that the European Union does not need a treaty change to implement its banking union.
John Silvia, chief economist at Wells Fargo, discusses the U.K's place in the European Union and the possible implementation of a banking union in the single currency bloc.
CNBC's Mary Thompson explains what is holding back stocks today.
An Italian prosecutor is seeking a six-year jail sentence for former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi for allegedly having sex with an underage nightclub dancer.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today.
Ross Westgate takes you through the European market open where stocks have closed slightly lower.
Peter Spiegel, Brussels Bureau Chief at the Financial Times, tells CNBC that if Germany is unwilling to move on banking union, Brussels will be left without any progress.
Pierre Moscovici, French finance minister, tells CNBC that Europe needs to move fast on banking union and can move very far with the existing treaty.
The world's two biggest fashion retailers backed an accord aimed at preventing a repeat of last month's collapse of a Bangladesh factory building.
Lloyds Banking Group Chairman Win Bischoff is to retire in the next year, handing the reins to a successor who must steer it through a potentially risky multi-billion pound government share sale.
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Sachin Patel, head of U.K. capital markets at Funding Circle, discusses peer-to-peer lending and the benefits of it.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says that there is not enough oil demand growth, which will lead to a continued surplus of supply for the first half of 2015.
Lynnden Brannigan, head of technical strategy at Barclays, discusses currencies and oil movements.