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  • Oil Groups Set to Export US Crude Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 4:43 AM ET

    Some of the world’s biggest oil companies and traders are poised to export substantial amounts of crude from the US for the first time in decades, as booming output there promises to reshape global energy markets, The FT reports.

  • Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Secretary-General Angel Gurria.

    Spain’s reluctance to ask for a bailout was justified, said Angel Gurria, the secretary general of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), as there were signals that any calls for help by Madrid may be rejected.

  • S&P: Spain's Growth Prospects a Concern     Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 11:11 PM ET

    Jean-Michel Six, Chief Economist for EMEA, S&P says that both Spain's private and public sectors are de-leveraging and its short-term growth prospects are a concern.

  • ‘Market Duress’ Ahead? Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 4:41 PM ET

    Greece is back in the headlines in the wake of a visit by Germany's Angela Merkel. Here's how one expert sees the euro zone's troubles resolving.

  • Weakness Ahead for the Yen? Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 1:48 PM ET

    While currency investors have been busy monitoring the euro zone mess, downward pressure has been building on the yen.

  • Shares Close Higher; Spain Fears Remain Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 11:53 AM ET

    European shares extended gains on Thursday to close higher, after data showed an unexpected drop in U.S. weekly unemployment benefit claims, reviving hopes the world's biggest economy is recovering.

  • Aussie Jumps, Euro Lifts, Korea Cuts Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 8:27 AM ET

    Australians get to work and the euro bounces back — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Altman Focuses on Darkened Global Outlook     Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 7:46 AM ET

    "I think the Federal Reserve and the ECB are exactly in the right place," explains Roger Altman, Evercore Partners chairman & founder, weighing in on Europe's economic crisis, Fed policy, and the worsening outlook on global growth.

  • Altman: VP Biden 'Will Be Very Aggressive'     Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 7:05 AM ET

    "I think it is going to be a very interesting debate--and an important one," said Roger Altman, Evercore Partners chairman & founder, discussing what to expect from tonight's vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP challenger Paul Ryan.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Edge Higher     Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 6:07 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans has the update on all the market moving events from Europe; including a report Standard & Poor's downgraded Spain's sovereign rating to a notch above "Junk."

  • Goldman’s ‘Muppet Hunt’ Draws a Blank Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 5:17 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs has told its board of directors that an internal investigation found little substance to allegations made by Greg Smith, the disaffected employee who claimed the bank has a “toxic environment” where bankers refer to clients as “muppets”. The FT reports.

  • Will S&P Ratings Cut Finally Push Spain Into a Bailout? Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 11:32 PM ET
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    Standard & Poor's decision to cut Spain's credit rating to one notch above junk status is weighing on markets, but analysts see a silver lining.

  • Last Call: PC's Sales in a Tailspin Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 11:18 PM ET
    Bill Gates leaves the G20 Summit on November 3, 2011 in Cannes, France.

    Jamie Dimon speaks out, PC sales are in decline; U.S. sets tariffs on solar panels and Spain is downgraded by the S&P for the third time this year.

  • Under Chinese, a Greek Port Thrives Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 10:34 PM ET
    The Vemaoil XXIII cargo ship, center, sits moored beyond containers at the commercial terminal of Piraeus Port, operated by Piraeus Port Authority SA, in Athens, Greece, on Tuesday, June 12, 2012.

    As the Greek government contemplates shedding state-owned assets to help pay down staggering debts, it could consider leasing or even selling the rest of the port to China, the New York Times reports.

  • Brazil to Slash Rates     Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 6:35 PM ET

    Tony Volpon, Strategist for Latin America, Nomura says that Brazil will need to cut interest rates this week.

  • Optimism Priced Into Stocks     Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 6:10 PM ET

    Joe Magyer, Motley Fool Senior Analyst, The Motley Fool says that equities are the best place to be relative to interest rates.

  • Strategists: Currencies' Risk Rally Won't Last Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 11:49 AM ET

    Risk-sensitive currencies have been on a roll, but these strategists say the fun is about to end.

  • European Shares Close Lower on Growth Concerns Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 11:44 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Wednesday for a third consecutive session, with resurging worries about the global economic outlook undermining investor sentiment.

  • Santelli on Deleveraging Europe     Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 11:24 AM ET

    Yra Harris, Partner, Praxis Trading, discusses how to solve Europe's banking crisis, and weighs in on Fed policy and the jobs report, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Dollar Lifts, Euro Dips, the IMF Gets Gloomy Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 7:42 AM ET

    Earnings weigh on risk and the IMF issues a euro zone warning — it's time for your FX Fix.

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