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  • Market Has Become More Defensive: CIO  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Lucy MacDonald, CIO of Allianz Global Investors, tells CNBC that there could be a big structural shift out of bonds, but there is no evidence it is happening yet.

  • From Finance to Sex Therapy: London Bankers Escape Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 3:44 AM ET

    With thousands of jobs axed and many more under threat in London's financial center, City workers are leading an exodus from the City as they consider alternative careers and dramatic life changes.

  • Europe's Energy Demand Remains Weak: Pro  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 3:15 AM ET

    Neil Atkinson, director of energy research at Datamonitor, tells CNBC that despite the Cyprus crisis energy demand out of Europe remains weak in contrast to elsewhere.

  • Italy Still Far From Government, New Elections Loom Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 2:13 AM ET

    A new Italian government is still a long way off and the country may be headed for fresh elections, a senior official of Silvio Berlusconi's center-right party said.

  • Germany's Problem: It Exports to Europe  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Paul Donovan, global economist at UBS, tells CNBC that two years of negative growth in a row in the euro zone takes 'monumental policy incompetence to achieve'.

  • The Negative Side Effects of Cyprus  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 1:45 AM ET

    Ulrich Leuchtmann, Head of FX Research at Commerzbank talks about how the Cyprus situation is affecting FX markets. CNBC's Carolin Roth also joins in the discussion calling in from Nicosia.

  • Cyprus Capital Controls A Strange Precedent  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 1:03 AM ET

    Andrew Freris, Chief Investment Advisor for Asia at BNP Paribas Wealth Management says capital controls in Cyprus sets a strange precedent within they Euro.

  • Jim Rickards, Senior Managing Director at Tangent Capital discusses his expectations for the situation in Cyprus. He further explains why he expects U.S. stocks to do well for the rest of the year.

  • Cyprus is a Distraction From Italy: Analyst  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura, says the Cyprus situation has distracted markets from the continuing political uncertainty in Italy, which has far bigger implications for the bloc.

  • Cyprus Deal Broke Many Taboos: Pro  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 7:05 PM ET

    David Mann, Head of Regional Research for Asia at Standard Chartered, says the Cyprus deal has broken a lot of taboos and sets a dangerous precedent for future bank rescues.

  • See You in Court: Russians May Sue Over Cyprus Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 5:31 PM ET
    Bank of Cyprus employees move demonstration from their headquarters to the Central Bank of Cyprus (the buildings are next door to each other).  They chanted "resign, resign, resign" - calling for the Governor of the Central Bank to step down.

    Russian businesses and banks that face losses from the Cyprus bailout are considering legal action but may have a hard time making a case.

  • Cyprus Bailout: Contagion or Containment?  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 4:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the crisis in Cyprus, saying banks hope to reopen on Thursday. Anthem Blanchard, Anthem Vault CEO and Stephen Freedman, UBS, discuss what impact the situation is having on global markets.

  • Cyprus Banks to Reopen Thursday  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 2:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the crisis in Cyprus, saying more and more of the message of self-reliance and not overspending is being imposed. The "Street Signs" crew reacts.

  • Cyprus Jitters: How It Could Still Go Wrong Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 1:56 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the NYSE

    Although markets initially held up in the face of renewed chaos, market watchers and analysts are warning that the flare up in the euro zone debt crisis could once again curb investor sentiment.

  • Cyprus Extends Bank Closures  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    Europe is battling to contain its financial crisis. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the head of the Central Bank and the minister of finance said the capital controls would be lax.

  • European Markets Close: Cyprus Bailout Debate  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the debate about what the Cyprus bailout means for banks in other countries.

  • Securing Small Deposits is Key: MEP  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    Gunnar Hokmark, member of the European Parliament, tells CNBC that the most important repercussion from Cyprus is proof of the need to guarantee deposits below 100,000 euros.

  • Was Cyprus the Right Time to Take a Stand?  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    Daniel Morris, global strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management, tells CNBC that Cyprus demonstrated the EU's dilemma between wanting stability and wanting growth, but questions whether now was the right time to take a stand.

  • Main Risk to Widening Spreads Is Removed: Expert  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 12:05 PM ET

    Charles Diebel, head of market strategy at Lloyds Bank Wholesale Banking and Markets, says the main risk to widening spreads has been removed with the Cyprus deal but that we could still see an 'initial knee jerk reaction' in peripheral countries that could be most affected by capital flight.

  • Exceptional Measures for an Exceptional Situation?  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    Virginie Maisonneuve, head of global and international equities at Schroders, tells CNBC that the an 'exceptional' situation in Cyprus ended up with an exceptional solution, one that was making the best of a bad job.

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