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  • Europe is preparing to follow the United States in delaying the introduction of stricter rules on bank capital, while it lobbies for a rethink of the U.S. stance, EU sources said.

  • Two-thirds of chief executives and chief financial officers from around the world view the euro zone crisis as an opportunity to gain competitive advantage over rivals, according to a survey by global consultancy firm Accenture.

  • Last Call: Is RIM the Keith Richards of Tech? Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 10:05 PM ET

    Euro zone, IMF reach deal on cutting long-term Greek debt, Lehman to sell Archstone to Equity Residential, US Airways Says Sandy Cost $35 Million in Profits, Facebook shares jump 8.1%, RIM stock has a one month rebound.

  • Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options, JPMorgan Investment Bank says growth in the euro zone could surprise to the upside next year. She advises investors to go long on European peripheral bonds, and to sell bunds and gilts.

  • Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options, JPMorgan Investment Bank says that many investors have "closed shop" for the year as the risk heading into January over the fiscal cliff is too uncertain.

  • Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options, JPMorgan Investment Bank says that no politician wants to be held responsible for driving the U.S. into a recession and that there will be signs of intent to solve the fiscal cliff.

  • IIF: Critical for Economic Growth in Greece     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Charles Dallara, Managing Director, Institute of International Finance says that no amount of disbursement will help Greece, if economy remains stagnant.

  • How to Play the Fiscal Cliff Now Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 1:22 PM ET

    Think the fiscal cliff has been priced into currency markets? Think again, this strategist says.

  • Banks Slide to End 5-Day Europe Winning Run Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    European shares ended a five-day winning streak on Monday as a slump in Barclays after a shareholder sold warrants in the company resulted in it leading both financial stocks and the broader market lower.

  • Catalan's independence vote could come sooner than you think. That may be bad news for the euro's survival.

  • The euro zone may be in recession but the region’s efforts to repair budgets, cut labor costs and improve competitiveness is signaling a more dynamic future for its economy, according to a report commissioned by a European think tank The Lisbon Council and Germany-based Berenberg Bank.

  • The 12 Days of Christmas More Expensive Than Ever Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 9:04 AM ET

    Buying your love each item from the song “The 12 Days of Christmas” will cost more than ever this year.

  • The euro awaits Greek aid and the Bank of Japan has some new doves — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets Update     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including

  • When Mathew Martoma walked onto the trading floor at SAC Capital Advisors six years ago, he represented a new breed of employee at the giant hedge fund. When he walks into Federal District Court in Manhattan on Monday morning, he will represent something else: the latest in a growing list of former SAC employees who find themselves accused of breaking the law, the New York Times reports.

  • Jenkins Urged to Split Barclays Sunday, 25 Nov 2012 | 10:56 PM ET

    Some of Barclays’ biggest investors have urged Antony Jenkins, the bank’s new chief executive, to take an axe to its investment bank. The FT reports.

  • United States Sees Asia's Economic Worth—Finally Sunday, 25 Nov 2012 | 10:31 PM ET

    The fact that East Asia accounted for more than half of American trade deficit in the first nine months of this year is enough to conclude that Washington’s decision to devote a greater policy focus to the fastest-growing segment of the world economy was long overdue.

  • Will It Be Third Time Lucky for Greece? Sunday, 25 Nov 2012 | 9:31 PM ET

    International lenders take a third stab on Monday at reaching an agreement on lowering Greece’s debt to sustainable levels. A positive outcome would pave the way for the release of key aid to Athens and should cement the risk appetite that has resurfaced in markets, well, at least for the short-term, analysts said.

  • Barnier Seeks ‘Political Will’ on Bank Union Sunday, 25 Nov 2012 | 9:13 PM ET
    Michel Barnier, European commissioner in charge of regulatory reform

    EU finance ministers must urgently dispel doubts over their “political will” to create a single bank supervisor so talks do not drag on and upset “fragile markets”, the official spearheading the reforms has warned. The FT reports.

  • Eastern Europe 'Held Hostage' by German Slowdown Sunday, 25 Nov 2012 | 8:47 PM ET

    As the euro zone debt crisis weighs on the German “strong man of Europe”, Germany’s slowdown puts Eastern Europe’s growth at risk too, analysts told CNBC.

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