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European equities ended slightly down on Thursday following a roller-coaster session marked by brisk volume, with rekindled worries about Greece keeping investors on edge.
CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Adrian Miller, GMP Securities, discuss Europe's central banks' decision to leave interest rates unchanged.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on today's market action in Europe; and a look at what's moving U.S. stocks, with Bob Pisani. Also, CNBC's Gary Kaminsky warns investors about shorting bonds.
Investors aren't factoring in the good news in the euro zone, this strategist says.
Investors look for safe havens and await an ECB speech while Australians go to work — it's time for your FX Fix.
A two-tier housing market amongst developed economies has sprung up as some countries have rebounded faster from the global financial crisis than others, according to new research by Goldman Sachs, which warns the situation could lead to several bubbles.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including an interest rate policy announcement from the ECB and Bank of England due later this morning.
Siemens will cut costs and push to concentrate its efforts on its core businesses as it battles against the prevailing weak macro-economic environment, CEO Peter Löscher told CNBC on Thursday.
Europe’s ability to compete against the US as a manufacturing center is being damaged by rising energy costs as North America benefits from cheap natural shale gas, Germany’s biggest companies have warned, the FT reports.
European citizens and political leaders welcomed President Barack Obama’s re-election Wednesday. European money was less enthusiastic, the New York Times reports.
Elsa Lignos, Senior Currency Strategist at RBC Capital Markets says that the Eur will hit 1.32 against the dollar as markets haven't fully priced in the positive impact of Draghi's actions back in August.
Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist, Pension Partners says that the market sell-off overnight had nothing to do with Obama's re-election but instead renewed fears about Greece.
Another European Central Bank meeting is almost upon us, and these strategists are getting ready.
Once again, the news from Europe is disturbing. This is your euro trade update.
European shares reversed course on Wednesday to close lower, after data showed weak German industrial production. European indexes had rallied in the morning session after U.S. President Barack Obama won re-election.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs has the story on Germany's disappointing data and a look at why stocks are down two percent, with CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Warren Meyers, DME Securities.
The dollar drags on Obama's win and the euro sags on German gloom — it's time for your FX Fix.
Activist investor Nelson Peltz has for the first time taken his fight to France after acquiring a stake in Danone, one of the country’s best-known companies, the FT reports.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as stock move higher on President Obama's re-election win, and better-than-expected earnings.
Here is a question that is exercising central bankers everywhere, particularly those that have embarked on asset purchase and “quantitative easing” (QE) schemes. What to do with one’s billions?
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George Buckley, chief U.K. economist at Deutsche Bank, discusses how either outcomes in the Scottish independence referendum will impact markets and whether "sterling-ization" is possible.
Stephane Richard, CEO of Orange, discusses the group¿s offer for Spain's Jazztel and says that the merger between the two would "create a champion in the industry".
European shares closed lower on Tuesday with investors looking ahead to a key Federal Reserve policy meeting this week as well as a referendum on Scottish independence.