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The economic advisor to Greece's anti-austerity party SYRIZA told CNBC that Greece's international lenders were "blackmailing" his country.
Euro zone sentiment fell for a second consecutive month in April due to concerns over the Cyprus bailout, Sentix research group said on Monday.
Dan Greenhaus, chief global strategist at BTIG, tells CNBC that investors in the U.S. think the euro zone periphery "doesn't matter" and are more interested in Japan.
Andrew Balls, head of European portfolio management at PIMCO, talks to CNBC about the situation in Portugal and the deteriorating outlook for the euro zone.
After causing the collapse of the U.K.'s oldest investment bank, spending several years in a Singapore jail and over a decade reinventing his tattered image, Nick Leeson is finally back on the financial market.
Italy's main center-left party is divided over whether to consider a government with its nemesis, Silvio Berlusconi.
Greg Davies, head of behavioral and quantitative finance at Barclays, explains why investors should be using the recent market pullback to get back in.
European shares rebound from lows as investors look ahead to a week of high profile meetings between European leaders and officials.
Alastair McCaig, senior trader at IG, discusses events that could impact the market such as Portugal's court ruling on austerity and Slovenia's possible bailout.
The rejection of austerity by Portugal's main court puts new pressure on the country's faltering reform program and the euro zone, analysts told CNBC.
Neil Dwane, CIO for equities for Europe at Allianz Gloabl Investor, tells CNBC that despite offering little value, bonds remain attractive to investors because "Draghi has their back".
CNBC's Kelly Evans, reports from Brussels ahead of the U.S. Treasury Secretary's visit.
Luciano Jannelli, chief economist at MIG Bank, discusses Portugal's situation and possible solutions after a court ruled key austerity measures were unconstitutional.
Portugal's prime minister told his country Sunday to brace for even harder times after a court ruling forced his government to find more savings through steep spending cuts.
The Cyprus bailout shows banks can be wound down despite difficulties, European Central Bank policymaker Jens Weidmann said in an interview on Sunday, adding the situation on the island had stabilized.
Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian says the key assumptions of a Cyprus reform program that recently came out of the troika are already outdated.
Bank chiefs at HBOS, once one of Britain's biggest banks, were condemned as a "model of self-delusion", in a damming report by Britain's Banking Standards Commission on Friday.
European shares closed lower on Friday after U.S. jobs data came in well below expectations, raising concerns that the recovery in the world's largest economy is weakening.
Successive Slovenian governments have refused to privatize the country's banks, which made disastrous loans to politically connected business interests and now threaten to drag the country center stage in the euro zone debt crisis.
Buoyed by new opinion polls showing a lead for his center-right coalition, Berlusconi said on Friday Italy must return to the polls quickly unless the center left agrees to govern with him.
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Vincenzo Scarpetta, political analyst at Open Europe, discusses what you need to know about this weekend's Spanish regional elections.
Christoph Schmidt, chairman of the German Council of Economic Experts, discusses Germany in relation to the ECB's monetary policy.
European equities closed mixed on Friday as investors focused on a central bank meeting in Portugal and a speech from U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.