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  • Most French People Want 'Les Rosbifs' to Leave EU Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 3:50 AM ET

    The British Prime Minister threw down the gauntlet on EU membership last week, announcing a referendum on U.K. membership of the EU by 2017. Now a new opinion poll in France shows a majority of the French population favor an exit by the British - "Les Rosbifs" - from the Union.

  • European Markets Open Flat     Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Karen Cho takes you through the European market open where stocks have opened flat.

  • UK Polls Show Boost for Cameron After Speech Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 2:55 AM ET
    David Cameron

    Nick Clegg, leader of the junior party in Britain's ruling coalition, denounced David Cameron's pledge to hold a referendum on quitting the European Union, as polls on Sunday indicated the prime minister's move may gain him votes.

  • Berlusconi Defends Mussolini, Sparking Outrage Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 2:17 AM ET
    Silvio Berlusconi (L), Benito Mussolini (R).

    Former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi triggered outrage from Italy's political left on Sunday with comments defending fascist wartime leader Benito Mussolini at a ceremony commemorating victims of the Nazi Holocaust.

  • Bank of America

    Bank of America has begun moving more than $50bn of derivatives business out of its Dublin-based operation and into its UK subsidiary, according to people close to the operation.

  • ECB's Draghi, Germany at Odds Over Cyprus Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 1:19 AM ET
    European Central Bank president Mario Draghi.

    The head of the European Central Bank (ECB) has clashed with Germany's finance minister over Cyprus, arguing that failure to bail out the tiny island nation could endanger the wider euro zone.

  • Credit Suisse Could Owe $2 Billion Over Fraud: Judge Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 1:12 AM ET

    Credit Suisse Group Inc faces a potential $2 billion of exposure over fraud that occurred a decade ago at National Century Financial Enterprises, a result of a federal judge's determination on how to apportion responsibility.

  • Monte Paschi Seeks New Investor as Storm Deepens Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 10:30 PM ET
    Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena

    Monte dei Paschi di Siena said on Sunday it was seeking a financial investor as the political storm over a derivatives scandal at the ailing bank intensified ahead of next month's Italian election.

  • Markets to Move Up Further: ABN Amro     Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 6:15 PM ET

    Han De Jong, Chief Economist, ABN Amro says markets are ripe for a pullback but they're still at the early stage of a very significant move up.

  • Are Financial Markets in a Virtuous Cycle?     Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 6:10 PM ET

    Han De Jong, Chief Economist, ABN Amro says the global economic situation has changed over the last few months and financial markets have moved from a vicious to virtuous cycle.

  • Aftermath of the Gas Plant Siege in Algeria     Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 5:50 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Managing Director, IHS discusses the ground level risks that energy firms face. He says companies are taking a more disciplined and methodological approach to risk.

  • Amid the increasingly crowded space of social media and social commerce businesses, what does it take to stay on top and stand out in the tech startup arena? Brand loyalty and exclusive products, said one Silicon Valley executive to CNBC.

  • Davos: Was the Mood Too Good to Be True? Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 12:36 PM ET
    Axel Weber

    Business leaders and policymakers cautioned against complacency amid optimism that the euro zone is emerging from the crisis.

  • Worst Not Over for Europe Yet: Canada Bank Official Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 10:38 AM ET
    Incoming Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

    Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney warned against an emerging consensus among delegates at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the worst of the euro zone debt crisis was over.

  • Europe's Crisis Not Over Say Bankers, Policymakers Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 9:33 AM ET
    Christine Lagarde at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

    International bankers and finance ministers warned on Saturday that Europe's crisis was not over even though the euro currency is now stabilized.

  • Cheap Energy Luring Manufacturing Back to the US Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 3:20 AM ET
    FILE -- A  May 28, 2008 file photo shows the Dow Chemical Co. industrial site is seen in Midland, Mich.  Dow Chemical Co.‘s second-quarter net income fell 34 percent as weaker demand led to lower prices, the company reported Thursday July 26, 2012.   (AP Photo/Steven Simpkins, file)

    Corporate chieftains gathered in Davos, Switzerland this week see reason to be optimistic that the shale boom can re-industrialize the US economy and drive not only U.S. but also global growth.

  • Bill Gates: Malaria Can Be Eradicated Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 7:02 PM ET
    Bill Gates at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

    Deadly diseases like malaria, tuberculosis and HIV that afflict the world's poorest the most can be eradicated, Microsoft founder Bill Gates said, but he worries austerity measures could clip some public funding.

  • RIM Will Do ‘Muhammad Ali Thing in Round 8’: CEO Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 6:29 PM ET

    "I'm very confident that we will do the Muhammad Ali thing in round 8…Wednesday is round 8," RIM's CEO said at a debate in Davos. Ali won a fight with a knockout in the eighth round.

  • Henkel CEO: Has EU Turned a Corner?     Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 11:54 AM ET

    Henkel CEO Kasper Rorsted questions whether Europe has completely turned the corner on its economic and political woes.

  • Euro Is Probably Overvalued: Eni Chair     Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    It is difficult to export and compete with the U.S. due to the high euro/dollar exchange rate, which should be around parity, says Giuseppe Recchi, chairman of Italy's Eni.

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