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Ralph Silva, Director at Silva Research Network discusses U.K. Chancellor Osborne's plans for reform on the banking industry. He also breaks down UBS earnings.
Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy at Credit Agricole says Europe growth will continue to be weak which will weigh on the euro. He says euro will end closer to 1.25 at the end of the year.
Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors says the recent huge gains in global shares are due for a correction. However he doesn't expect a prolonged slump.
Worries about Europe gave stocks reflux on Monday for the first time in months, and it may be the excuse to take profits from the new year rally.
Discussing what could happen next to the markets amid looming European economic uncertainty, with David Goldman, Former Head of Fixed Income Research at Bank of America and Don Luskin, Trend Macro.
Nick Maroutsos, Founder & Managing Director, Kapstream Capital says it is important to use rating agencies with a pinch of salt. Ratings agencies are a backward indicator rather than a forward-looking one, he adds.
Tyson Foods has performed 18 percent this year, and Valero sits at its highest since June of 2008, with the Fast Money traders; and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, explains how to play Europe's political and economic situation.
Speaker John Boehner blasted President Obama for not having a budget yet, with CNBC's Eamon Javers; Rep. Brad Sherman, (D-CA); and Rep. Andy Harris, (R-MD).
European stocks and the euro are tumbling on political uncertainty and a lackluster euro zone economic outlook, and strategists see the weakness continuing.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Yra Harris, Praxis Trading, about the risks and rewards of funding growth in Europe.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on Monday's market, as political uncertainty sent shares sliding, and investors locked in profits on indexes trading close to multi-year highs.
Frank Gill, senior director of European sovereign ratings at Standard & Poor, tells CNBC why peripheral economies' route to better competitiveness could be through increasing exports.
Angela Merkel told Spain's Mariano Rajoy she had full confidence in his government's ability to push through reforms, brushing aside a growing corruption scandal.
Erik Nielsen, Global Chief Economist at UniCredit, tells CNBC that the corruption allegations engulfing the Spanish government won't have much of an effect on the markets.
Criminal organizations have infiltrated the highest levels of soccer, threatening the integrity of the sport, law enforcement officials said Monday.
Spanish and Italian stocks led markets lower Monday as investors started fretting about the political situation in both countries, with some indexes suffering one of their worst days in months.
Risks to Spain's economy and financial sector remain elevated as it undergoes a difficult process of fiscal and external adjustment, the IMF reported Monday.
Commerzbank, Germany's No. 2 bank, posted a larger-than-expected quarterly loss after a cut in its medium-term profit forecasts had a damaging effect on its tax accounting.
British researchers said on Monday that a skeleton with a cleaved skull and a curved spine entombed under a car park was that of Richard III, solving a 500-year-old mystery about the final resting place of the last English king to die in battle.
A French-owned Luxembourg-flagged tanker with 17 crew members that went missing off Ivory Coast over the weekend is believed to have been hijacked by Nigerian pirates, the International Maritime Bureau said on Monday.
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The FBI have stated that North Korea's government is responsible for the Sony attack. Neil Ashdown, deputy head of Asia analysis at IHS, weighs in, saying that it's difficult to "definitively attribute" a hacking attack to a particular group or state.
What were the main highlights of the EU Summit in Brussels? CNBC's Hadley Gamble gives you the lowdown.
Carnival Cruises earnings have beaten expectations in its fourth quarter, with lower fuel prices being a great help, says David Dingle, UK chairman of Carnival Cruises.