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"The only people who say that uncertainty doesn't matter are in government or the academic world."
Sharing perspective on what would happen in the global markets if Greece were to leave the euro zone, with Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel and Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill.
France's new president Francois Hollande takes office today, but on his way to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin, his plane was struck by lightning and forced to return to Paris. CNBC's Sue Herera reports.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss positive economic data in the U.S. and how Germany saved the euro zone from going into negative GDP.
Harry Dent, HS Dent Investment Management; and CNBC's Simon Hobbs, Gary Kaminsky, Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli discuss Germany's GDP, a default in Spain and achieving austerity in Europe.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports Germany's GDP numbers helped spur a small rally in Europe, Moody's downgrades 26 Italian banks, FDI inflows to China fell for a sixth month in April, and France's Hollande is sworn in as the country's new president.
Vasu Menon, Vice President, Group Wealth Management, OCBC Bank says that euro zone leaders are worried about Greece exiting the currency bloc.
Ric Spooner, Chief Market Analyst, CMC Markets sees major trendline support for gold at $1,510. He says breach of that level could see gold move down to $1,300.
Arthur Hogan, MD, New Products & Strategy, Lazard Capital Markets says QE3 is still on the table and that the Fed isn't afraid to use it.
Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional director of foreign exchange, offers her view on the euro ahead of the euro zone's Q1 GDP data tomorrow. "There will be continued headlines about the Greek risk," she adds.
Three strategists get 30 seconds to share what they think will move the markets tomorrow, with Stephanie Link, CNBC Contributor; Mark Luschini, Janney Montgomery Scott; and Steve Hammers, Compass EMP Funds.
Jim Rogers, Rogers Holdings chairman, sizes up the global economy, with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo. "2013 is going to be a mess," he says.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Greek political parties will participate in another round of talks tomorrow to try to form a coalition government.
Mark Yockey, Artisan International Fund, shares perspective on where to invest in Europe and what would happen if Greece were to exit the euro zone.
European political concerns, along with worries about U.B. banks have created an abundance of uncertainty in the markets. Robert Doll, BlackRock chief equity strategist says markets will continue to churn in the long term but points to corporate earnings as a source of strength, but stocks will eventually resume their climb.
Currency traders are facing dwindling volatility as the euro gains strength, with Tim Freeman, Elevation principal, providing perspective on Greece, austerity and risk in Europe.
Philip Poole, Global Head of Macro & Investment Strategy, HSBC Global Asset Management says that stocks in China and some in Europe have a good value.
Discussing Europe's debt and political drama, with John Browne, Euro Pacific Capital and Steve Massocca, Wedbush Securities.
Discussing JPMorgan's $2 billion in trading losses and the risks other banks may face, with Barry Sloane, NewTek Business Services president and CEO, and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ equity CIO.
The market can take Greece, France, Spain and JPMorgan and still rally on the day. Wow.
Bitcoin fans learnt that one of the virtual currency's exchanges will enforce customer verification checks from Thursday.
Google is challanging Apple's iPhone with MotoX, the FT reports.
The recent move by the Swiss government to allow banks to sidestep secrecy laws won't prevent them from depositing money in the country.
Alex Donohue, spokesman for Ladbrokes, tells football fans how he thinks they should place their bets for Next Year's World Cup.
Nick Stone, co-founder of FIXR, says his new clubbing app could revolutionize nights out in London.
Alec Young, global equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, says markets are taking the Federal Reserve taper threat in their stride, and focusing more on the improving economy.