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  • 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.

  • Euro Zone Factory Prices Fall, Mirror Inflation Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 5:06 AM ET
    The European Central Bank headquarters in Brussels.

    Euro zone factory prices fell for the second month in a row in December, mirroring the trend in consumer inflation and leaving room for a possible European Central Bank interest rate cut to revive the weak economy.

  • Bumi Chairman Steps Up Battle With Nat Rothschild Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 5:01 AM ET
    Nathaniel Rothschild, founder of NR Investments and Samin Tan, chairman of Bumi PLC

    The fight for control of London-listed Bumi heated up on Monday, with the company's Chairman Samin Tan and co-founder Nat Rothschild taking to the airwaves ahead of a key extra-ordinary general meeting (EGM) due on Feb 21.

  • UK to Separate Retail Banks From City Traders Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    U.K. Chancellor George Osborne said on Monday that banks in Britain will have to separate retail banking from riskier investment banking activities.

  • European Markets Open Higher  Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open, where stocks are edging higher.

  • UBS CEO: Risk Appetite 'Extremely Low' Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 2:35 AM ET
    Sergio Ermotti, UBS Chief Executive Officer

    UBS CEO Sergio Ermotti warned on Tuesday that risk appetite remained low among clients after reporting weak client inflows.

  • Banks in Euro Zone Getting Act Together  Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 12:50 AM ET

    Daniel Harden, Senior Commercial Dealer at Global Reach Partners says the euro zone looks healthier as banks have stopped borrowing emergency funds and have started paying back their loans.

  • Investing in Europe  Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 12:10 AM ET

    Nicholas Ferres, Investment Director, Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments discusses his calls in the European market.

  • Global Recovery Is Sustainable  Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 10:35 PM ET

    Mikio Kumada, Executive Director & Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners tells CNBC's Cash Flow which global markets he thinks are hot right now.

  • UK Sets Out New Law to Break Up Errant Banks Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 10:27 PM ET

    British banks that fail to guard their day-to-day banking from risky investment activities will face being dismantled, finance minister George Osborne is set to say later on Monday.

  • Kingsley Jones, Founder and CIO, Jevons Global says countries with high levels of sovereign debt is an ongoing story. He says Argentina may not be the only country trying to find ways to lessen its debt burden.

  • Silvio Berlusconi

    Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi announced his "last great electoral and political battle" on Sunday.

  • Spain's PM Mariano Rajoy Denies Corruption Charges Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 10:54 AM ET
    Mariano Rajoy, Prime Minister of Spain.

    The Spanish PM has strongly denied claims that he and other members of the governing party received secret payments. "I have never received or distributed 'black money', it's false," he said, stressing that he would not resign.

  • France On Track for Growth Target: Minister Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 10:31 AM ET

    French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici on Sunday said the government believed it could reach its 2013 economic growth target of 0.8 percent.

  • Hedge Funds Up Bets Against Italy's Monte Paschi Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 9:24 AM ET

    London hedge funds Odey Asset Management and Egerton Capital are among those upping their bets against Monte dei Paschi di Siena in recent days, after revelations the troubled Italian bank faces heavy losses.

  • New Measures to Lift Veil on Banks' Capital Ratios Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 9:17 AM ET

    The game may soon be up for banks that have made themselves look healthier by understating how risky their businesses are, which should help pension funds, savers and companies to decide which institutions to invest in.

  • Inflation Nears ECB Goal Amid Record Joblessness Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 1:37 PM ET

    Euro zone inflation fell to a two-year low as companies cut prices at a time of record joblessness, potentially giving the European Central Bank more scope to lower interest rates.

  • European Markets Extend Gains  Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on EU markets moved higher on Friday after the U.S. released its jobs report.

  • Denmark's Nokia Moment on $100 Billion Stock Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 6:37 AM ET
    Copenhagen, Denmark

    Denmark is facing its "Nokia moment"; drugmaker Novo Nordisk has ballooned into a $100 billion giant, dominating its home stock market just as the Finnish firm did at the height of the 1990s tech boom.

  • Banks Slow Crisis Money Repayment to ECB Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 6:07 AM ET
    European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany.

    Banks will pay back another 3.5 billion euros next week of the emergency 3-year loans they took from the European Central Bank a year ago, further deflating the ECB's balance sheet after they paid back a whopping 137 billion euros this week.

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