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Uwe Parpart is MD & Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets says the relief in the markets at the end of the week has no basis. Investors are holding onto cash and bonds are the favorite investment choice in the current environment.
Tony Nash, Managing Director, IHS says that if Spain receives a full bailout, there will be no funds left for Italy.
Tony Nash, Managing Director, IHS says that the Fed will step up with some sort of policy action by December, if not September, unless there is a major improvement in U.S. data.
As a torrent of faulty trades spewed from a trading program, no one at Knight Capital could stop them. The New York Times reports.
Coming off a week "full of event risk," as one pro put it, the week ahead is relatively light. If Europe can hold it together, this market may just keep pushing higher.
The European Central Bank offered key concessions on Thursday, this strategist says.
If piecemeal responses to the European crisis continue, this strategist says watch out for falling euros.
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Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, and Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial, discuss how fiscal issues, European debt woes and weak jobs data are impact the U.S. economic recovery.
Mark Grant, Southwest Securities, discusses whether the European Central Bank will be able to save the euro zone, with Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist and CNBC's Steve Liesman.
All eyes are on nonfarm payrolls and the dollar is slipping — it's time for your FX Fix.
Norm Ornstein, AEI resident scholar, talks about the outlook on U.S. markets, as Europe's financial woes and voter uncertainty takes its toll on investor confidence, with Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist.
Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist, explains why today's jobs number is so important and whether the U.S. economy is at considerable risk for stalling.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors await jobs data from the U.S.
Europe’s second-biggest insurance company posted disappointing earnings for the first six months of 2012 but the company’s growth prospects were stable , Henri de Castries, chief executive and chairman of AXA, told CNBC.
The surge in grain prices amid the worst drought in the U.S. in more than half a century, has led to livestock farmers demanding the Obama administration reduce or temporarily cancel a federal mandate, which requires part of the corn crop be set aside to produce ethanol for blending into cleaner-burning gasoline.
Richard Harris, Chief Executive, Port Shelter Investment Management thinks there is some room to short the euro and that he will be extremely surprised if it goes below parity.
In an exclusive interview with CNBC, Maria Dolores de Cospedal, president of the Spanish region of Castilla-La Mancha, explained why her country will manage without a EU bailout.
The European Central Bank President’s end game is to very publicly — and very precisely — define single markets on to which the central bank will unleash unlimited firepower in the explicit name of saving the single currency.
Today's inaction by the European Central Bank was doubly disappointing because it had built up expectations.
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The "iconic London building", the Gherkin, has been put on the market for $1.1 billion. Julian Stocks, partner at Deloitte Real Estate, comments on potential buyers and the London office sector.
Carlos Caicedo, principal analyst at IHS Country Risk, says that Argentina defaulting and then restructuring its debt a few months later could lead to capital flight, currency fluctuations and social unrest.
Hans Humes, founder and CEO of Greylock Capital, discusses Argentina's bond woes and says holdout bondholders need "some kind of gesture" from the country.