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  • How to Play Europe     Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 1:30 PM ET

    Andrew Slimmon, Morgan Stanley portfolio manager, explains why he is bullish on Europe now.

  • European Shares Close Lower Ahead of Key Week Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 11:33 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Monday ahead of a week of decisive political events in Europe and the Federal Reserve’s key meeting this week.

  • Euro Slips, Japan Slows, Iranian Rial Slides Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 7:55 AM ET

    Japan is slowing and Italy talks tough — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • EU Banks Face Ringfence on Trading Assets Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 2:29 AM ET
    EU building flags brussels

    Europe’s big banks could be forced to ringfence trading assets under a plan emerging as the consensus recommendation of an EU-wide review of the structure of banking, the FT reports.

  • Questions Raised Over Glasenberg U-Turn Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 2:00 AM ET
    The Glencore logo seen in front of the Swiss commodities giant's headquarters in Baar.

    Ivan Glasenberg had argued for months that his offer for Xstrata of 2.8 Glencore shares for each of the London-listed miner's was 'generous', now questions have been raised over his climbdown, the FT reports.

  • ‘Lead or Leave Euro’, Soros Tells Germany Sunday, 9 Sep 2012 | 7:41 PM ET
    George Soros

    George Soros has issued a passionate plea to the German government to lead the eurozone out of recession by boosting growth, creating a joint fiscal authority and guaranteeing common bonds, or itself leave the currency union to save the future of Europe. The FT reports.

  • Mario Monti

    Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti said he has no immediate plans to access the ECB's new bond-buying program, in an exclusive interview with CNBC.

  • Will Bernanke Or Won't He? Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 3:20 PM ET
    Ben Bernanke

    The gloomy jobs report may make quantitative easing more likely - or maybe not. Here is one strategist's trading plan.

  • German Media Hit Back at ECB on Bond Buying Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 9:45 AM ET
    Newspapers

    After Thurday’s announcement by the president of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, in which he detailed the central bank’s pledge to buy government bonds of struggling euro zone countries, newspapers in Germany have hit out at the plan with surprisingly few exceptions.

  • Bank Chiefs Back Draghi's Bond-Buying Plan Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 9:18 AM ET
    Italian president of European Central Bank (ECB) Mario Draghi arrives for a press conference in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany, on July 5, 2012.

    The European Central Bank's bond buying program has been received with skepticism by the Bundesbank and the German press, but Chairmen of two major banks have come out to back Draghi's latest plan.

  • Euro Lifts, Dollar Slips, Nonfarm Payrolls Loom Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 7:56 AM ET

    The European Central Bank's bond buying plan is a hit, and nonfarm payrolls await — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Roubini: If Jobs Number Is Weak, QE3 on Its Way Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 3:38 AM ET
    Nouriel Roubini

    Nouriel Roubini, the economist known for his gloomy predictions, told CNBC Friday that he is still pessimistic on the outlook for the U.S. — and that he expects a further round of quantitative easing from the Federal Reserve in December.

  • Hollande Faces Questions on Tax Pledge Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 2:40 AM ET
    French President Francois Hollande

    President François Hollande’s socialist government was facing mounting questions on Thursday night over whether it was preparing to back down on its controversial 75 percent marginal tax rate for the rich, the Financial Times reports.

  • Investment Banks Eye Europe Job Cuts Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 2:24 AM ET

    Big investment banks in Europe, including Nomura, Credit Suisse and UBS, are stepping up plans to cut jobs as they seek to adapt to a drastic slowdown in revenues and tighter regulation, the FT reports.

  • Is China 'Buying' Egypt From the US? Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 2:18 AM ET
    Egypt, Cairo, Sultan Hussan Mosque at sunset

    The United States is suddenly competing for influence over its most stalwart ally in the Middle East, the Global Post reports.

  • Glenn Beck

    Glenn Beck used his radio show to complain that an American Airline flight attendant treated him rudely because Beck is a conservative. Glenn Beck says he isn't calling for a boycott the airline, the Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Behind ECB's Bond Buying: Mixing Politics and Finance Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 5:21 PM ET
    The guardian of the euro - Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, ECB, behind a glass euro coin.

    In an historic mix of monetary policy and fiscal politics, the European Central Bank plans buy the short-term debt of troubled European governments if they enter a program to solve their debt and deficits problems.

  • How to Trade on the European Central Bank Bond Buy Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 2:37 PM ET

    ECB President Mario Draghi has finally announced a bond buying plan, and now the experts are weighing in.

  • Will the New ECB Bond Program Work? Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 10:29 AM ET

    European Central Bank Chief Mario Draghi has announced a new "unlimited" bond-buying program to help heavily indebted euro zone countries, but will it work?

  • "I'm in for the long-haul; I just bought a bunch of shares a few months ago. I think this company is going to do fantastic in the new world of payments," says Douglas Bergeron, VeriFone chairman & CEO, defending his company's weaker-than-expected third quarter earnings; the slowdown in Europe; and growing competition in the electronic payment space.

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