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An eleventh-hour deal in Cyprus helped Asian and European markets higher on Monday, but analysts warn that "risk-on" may be short lived, with downside risks remaining.
Christopher Pissarides, professor of economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science, says the Cyprus deal is terrible for the island as it will destroy SMEs and the financial services sector which accounts for 40% of GDP.
Silvio Berlusconi repeated a demand on Monday to be included in any new Italian government, but there was no sign his center-left rival would renege on a promise not to ally with the tycoon as a way out of political stalemate.
House prices in England and Wales posted their biggest month-on-month gain in three years in March, driven by increases in London.
Lothar Mentel, CIO of Tatton Investment Management, tells CNBC that the Cyprus situation was known for a while and that the Europeans played brinkmanship in the way they handled it.
Karen Cho takes you through the European market open, where stocks have come in higher on the Cyprus deal.
CNBC's Squawk Box discusses whether the messy Cyprus deal will cast doubt over future Troika deals.
Philippe Gijsels, head of research at BNP Paribas Fortis Global, tells CNBC that he is still positive on equities and the markets remain in a 'sweet spot'.
Cyprus and its international lenders on Monday reached a last-minute rescue deal to resolve the country's financial crisis. But what are the implications for the country?
Christian Schultz, Senior Economist at Berenberg Bank says Cyprus is too small for markets to be worried about.
Clem Chambers, CEO at ADVFN says Cyprus's economy is based on finance and no one will be going into that sector going forward, even with the deal agreed upon.
British police searched for radiation and chemicals at former Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky's home near London on Sunday but found none, and said there was no evidence anyone else was involved in his still unexplained death.
Jesper Bargmann, Head of G11 SPOT FX, Asia Pacific at RBS Global Banking & Markets says while Cyprus has avoided a default, there are plenty of issues in Europe that could cloud the outlook for the single currency.
In an exclusive interview, CNBC's Julia Chatterley asked Cypriot Finance Minister Michael Sarris what the island's bailout deal means for Russia.
Benjamin Pedley, Executive Director and Head of Investments at UBS Wealth Management Australia discusses Cyprus's last-minute rescue deal to resolve the country's financial crisis.
Richard Iley, Chief Economist, Asia, BNP Paribas discusses the importance of Cyprus as an economy despite its minimal weight in Europe's overall GDP.
Seng Wun Song, Regional Economist at CIMB and Gary Dugan, CIO, Asia & Middle East, Coutts talk about capital controls just as Cyprus reaches a bailout deal with its international lenders.
Marc Lansonneur, Regional Head of Investment and Market Solutions at Societe Generale Private Banking, Asia Pacific, discusses why he thinks the Eurogroup will do its best to keep Cyprus as a member of the bloc despite its size.
Michael Spence, Professor of Economics at the Stern School of Business at New York University, explains why he thinks China may unveil a set of fairly large system reforms in the next few months as the country attempts to rebalance its economy.
Cyprus plans to contact international lenders on Monday evening to invite them to the island for final talks on a comprehensive aid package for the Greece- exposed island, officials said.
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George Kakarelidis, senior lecturer at the Technological Educational Institute of Patras, says the Greek coalition government has one purpose only: to try to renegotiate Greece's bailout terms.
Vicky Pryce, chief economic adviser at CEBR, talks about the future of Greece in the euro zone.
CNBC's Phil Han reports on which international airport is winning the race to see the most passengers pass through its gates.