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  • Mervyn King: Time to Review Inflation Target Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 4:26 AM ET

    The Bank of England's inflation-targeting remit needs to be fine-tuned but should not undergo fundamental change, central bank governor Mervyn King said in a wide-ranging speech on Tuesday.

  • Stephen King, group chief economist at HSBC, tells CNBC that UK trade links with Europe have grown enormously over the last twenty five years in contrast to countries in the emerging world.

  • Cameron Promises Vote on EU After Election Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 3:42 AM ET
    David Cameron

    Prime Minister David Cameron promised on Wednesday to give Britons a straight referendum choice on whether to stay in the European Union or leave within the next parliament if he is re-elected at the next election in 2015.

  • World CEOs Give Their Outlook On Europe     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 2:36 AM ET

    CNBC's Geoff Cutmore has been gathering opinions from CEOs at Davos, who expect 2013 to be another tough year with Europe being singled out as a problem.

  • The Euro Crisis Will Soon Be Back: Professor     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 2:35 AM ET

    Barry Eichengreen, professor of economics and political science at the University of California, Berkeley, tells CNBC that the euro crisis is in remission but the underlying condition has not been cured.

  • We Are 'Slowly' Returning to Better Times: CEO     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 2:30 AM ET

    Nils Smedegaard Andersen, group CEO at A.P. Moller - Maersk, tells CNBC that they see a gradual stabilization in Europe with the poltical tendencies going in the right direction.

  • Barclays Plans to Cut 2,000 Investment Banking Jobs Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 2:10 AM ET

    Barclays has launched a consultation with staff in its investment bank whose jobs are at risk following a strategic review by new Chief Executive Antony Jenkins, the bank said on Tuesday.

  • Pru CEO: I Feel More Positive Than a Year Ago     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 1:55 AM ET

    Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, tells CNBC that the growth in emerging markets continues to come primarily from China as the country has changed to a more consumption driven model.

  • ECB's Draghi: Darkest Clouds Over Euro Have Passed Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 1:39 AM ET

    The euro zone can begin 2013 with more confidence than last year but it is up to governments to carry the bloc forward with reforms while the European Central Bank delivers stable prices, ECB President Mario Draghi said on Tuesday.

  • SAP CEO: Software Industry Being Split in Two Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 1:07 AM ET
    Jim Hagemann Snabe, co-chief executive officer of SAP AG

    German business software maker SAP issued guidance for 2013 operating profit that beat market expectations, and the company's co-Chief Executive Jim Hagemann Snabe told CNBC the software industry is being split into two.

  • Siemens Profit Hit by Delayed Order, Restructuring Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 1:04 AM ET

    Germany's Siemens posted a slight decline in quarterly profit due to charges for a delayed high-speed train order and its new savings program.

  • StanChart CEO: Industry 'Attacked' From All Sides     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 1:00 AM ET

    Peter Sands, CEO of Standard Chartered, tells CNBC that they are glad to have settled the US issues and the bank continues to grow with a focus on Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

  • Fed Should Set Inflation Target Like BOJ: Pro     Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    Jack Bouroudjian, CEO, Bull and Bear Partners says he likes the BOJ's decision to have a 2% inflation target and says the Fed should do the same. He is confident the BOJ's latest moves will pull Japan out of its economic malaise.

  • The Davos Download: Reporting On The Ground Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 3:51 PM ET

    'Prepping' is the key word in Davos today as 'Team Bartiromo' finalized details for the 40+ interviews about to air over the next three days.

  • After Davos: Global Calm, or Profound Change? Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 2:23 PM ET
    CNBC tent in Davos, Switzerland.

    At Davos, there doesn't appear to be an immediate financial crisis. The world looks to be in a state of precarious stability.

  • Consumers Are Changing: Now What? Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    Optimistic shareholder expectations seem out of kilter with weak projections for global economic growth. Companies must grow rapidly to meet analyst expectations.

  • Think CEOs Are Growing More Confident? Think Again Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 12:29 PM ET

    CEOs, many of whom are gathering in the Swiss ski resort of Davos for this year's World Economic Forum, are feeling less optimistic about their companies' growth prospects than last year or the year before, PwC said Tuesday.

  • Markets Close Across Europe     Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports all the major headlines in Europe as the markets close, including new pay cuts that triggered transport strikes in Greece.

  • Business Confidence May be Misplaced: Expert     Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    John Authers, investment editor and head of Lex column at the Financial Times, tells CNBC why he's wary of the belief that disaster within the euro zone has been averted.

  • Cyprus Poses Biggest Euro Risk: IIF     Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Cyprus, rather than Spain or Greece, poses the biggest risk to the euro zone, says Charles Dallara, the director of the Institute of International Finance (IIF).

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