A fifth of British workers expect to be working until at least they're 70 and only half of them believe they'll be better-off than their parents average of 70 percent, new research shows.» Read More
John J. Phelan Jr., a former chairman of the New York Stock Exchange who introduced computer technology to the Big Board in the 1980s and was widely praised for his calming response to the stock market crash of October 1987, died on Saturday in Manhattan. He was 81. The NYT reports.
The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston said that the Fed should again expand its holdings of mortgage bonds and Treasury securities. The New York Times reports.
Daniele Antonucci, European Economist, Morgan Stanley says the slowdown in the EZ core, austerity measures and credit crunch might increase discontent in Italy.
Canadian Trade Minister Edward Fast says EU and Canada have a set of common values.
Refunds of mis-sold payment protection insurance are doing more to boost Britain’s stuttering economy than government initiatives to stimulate growth, official and bank data show, the Financial Times reports.
Richard Solomons,CEO, Intercontinental Hotels Group says $1bn will be returned to shareholders.
New York state accuses Standard Chartered of doing business with Iran; Apple drops Youtube from its new mobile operating system and Caribou Coffee blames Green Mountain for its poor performance.
Les Davis, MD & Founding Shareholder at Silver Lake Resources says that buying Integra creates a $1 billion company and boosts the firm's presence on the ASX.
Kathy Lien, Managing Director, BK Asset Management says the yen could see a bit of weakness against the USD and one of her favorite trades is to go long USD-JPY.
Kathy Lien, Managing Director, BK Asset Management says that the ECB is laying the ground work for some sort of broader rescue plan for Europe.
The euro is grinding higher, and investors who are short the currency are feeling the pain.
This strategist sees a promising trade with the Australian and New Zealand dollars.
European investors shift out of defensive issues as the markets rally, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan, and Rick Santelli.
Independent European financial affairs advisor Graham Bishop told CNBC why he believes closer fiscal union is the key to saving the single currency. Bishop has presented his economic plan to European Council President Herman Van Rompuy.
There are investment opportunities in the delta between the U.S. and Europe, Ralph Silva, director of Silva Research Network, told CNBC.
After Knight Capital Group’s torrent of faulty trades on Wednesday that lost the firm $440 million, an expert warns the same type of glitch will happen again and could potentially afflict any trading firm.
Crisis mode continues in Europe and the Swedish krona is flying high — it's time for your FX Fix.
Robert Kimmitt, former U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary, discusses the difference between the "real" economy and the political one, and weigh in on Germany's role in saving the euro as the European financial crisis continues.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including stocks erasing earlier losses reaching new four-month highs.
Maybe I am too swept up in the Olympic spirit, but whether we see an Olympic boom or bust, I hope we don’t worry too much about the economic impact from this event. Great Britain is surely more than the sum of its latest economic data.
Joshua Klein, author of Reputation Economics, discusses how emerging technology is changing commerce as online reputation and data allow companies to tailor their offer to individuals.
Richard Mallinson, geopolitical analyst at Energy Aspects, discusses the impact the crisis in Ukraine could have on the price of oil and gas, as major pipelines linking Russia to Europe run through Ukraine.
Yuriy Lutsenko, leader of the Ukrainian Lidan Movement, casts doubts on the new Ukrainian government's ability to change the system and fight corruption.