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With European Central Bank President Mario Draghi skipping Jackson Hole, this strategist sees a trade.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events from Europe, and its impact on U.S. markets, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson and Bob Pisani.
Judd Gregg, Goldman Sachs international advisor, shares his thoughts on Europe's economic problems and the future of the euro.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi cancels a key speech and Isaac storms ahead — it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including news the ECB's Mario Draghi has dropped his plans for Jackson Hole this weekend.
Hundreds of thousands of public sector workers have received pay increases despite George Osborne’s “pay freeze,” announced in mid-2010, the Financial Times reports.
A top German official at the European Central Bank on Monday defended the bank’s plans to intervene in bond markets to push down borrowing costs for businesses and encourage economic growth. The position puts him at odds with the president of Germany's central bank and highlights a growing split in the country’s policy-making elite.
European markets are called to open in negative territory on Tuesday as the debate continues over how far the European Central Bank (ECB) can, or will, go to save the euro zone.
Near-term risks, fiscal cliff not being priced into market, says Savita Subramanian of BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research.
The forex markets will soon be littered with event risk, this strategist says.
Softening Chinese demand and a swooning stock market is making investors fearful about an economic retrenchment, a prominent China-watcher told CNBC Monday.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving activity in Europe, and a look at why China mega bears may finally be right, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky.
The Jackson Hole confab looms and German business is less bad than feared - it's time for your FX Fix.
Even as U.S. crude prices are expected to touch $100 this week as the strengthening Tropical Storm Isaac threatens to disrupt offshore oil production in the Gulf of Mexico, experts say the upside will likely be short-lived, recommending investors sell into the rally.
CNBC's Rebecca Meehan reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as shares slip and focus turns to new central banks measures to boost economic growth.
Francois Mallet, MD, Head of Equity, Kepler Capital Markets recommends France's Carrefour, which he says will benefit from a new strategy and a new CEO.
Economists have uncovered a hole in Spain’s budget that threatens to allow the country’s regional governments to overspend this year, calling into question the credibility of Madrid’s deficit reduction plan agreed with Brussels, the Financial Times reports.
Spain expects to use about 60 billion euros, or $75 billion, of the 100 billion euros of bank rescue financing offered by European finance ministers in June, according to the Spanish economy minister, Luis de Guindos, the NYT reports.
Germany and China have been criticized for running a surplus, but they have given themselves a cushion and greater flexibility during the crisis, says Nick Carn, founder, Carn Macro Advisors. However, he warns, over-reliance on exports could lead China into trouble.
European markets are called to open cautiously Monday after mixed signals from euro zone politicians and officials over the weekend.
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Deborah Hargreaves, director of the High Pay Centre, says more reforms are needed to rein in executives' pay, as shareholders can't necessarily do it on their own.
Maxime Alimi, economist at AXA IM, says that France's chances of reaching its budget deficit target of 3 percent this year are "pretty slim", as many of the government's measures are "temporary".
European shares closed lower on Wednesday as investors reacted to a slew of earnings news and data released in the euro zone, China and the U.S.