Shares in troubled Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo slumped 50 percent on Thursday, after trading in the stock resumed following poor results.» Read More
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.
The European Central Bank's non-action is giving this strategist a trading plan.
Impatient for action, investors immediately sold stocks and the euro, and moved into safe-haven bonds after the European Central Bank failed to deliver an immediate stimulus program Thursday morning.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the lack of clarity in the ECB's plan to help the struggling euro zone countries.
A look at what's next for the euro zone after the European Central Bank's Draghi indicated there are no plans to launch additional bond purchases, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, and Louise Cooper, BGC Partners.
Today’s information supports my view that the market was set-up to be disappointed and on that, I was not disappointed.
James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management chief investment strategist, discusses market reaction to comments from the ECB's Mario Draghi this morning, and weighs in on why austerity alone will not work.
The European Central Bank's president is in the hot seat and things are looking up down under — it's time for your FX Fix.
Thomas Russo, Gardner, Russo & Gardner partner, provides insight on where to find significant value in overseas companies.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including an update from today's meeting of the European Central Bank.
Mario Monti has taken a step towards bridging Europe’s north-south divide over how to support the euro zone’s weaker economies by finding common ground with Finland over the need for concerted intervention to reduce excessively high borrowing costs, the Financial Times reports.
Senior government figures are discussing the possibility of buying out private investors in Royal Bank of Scotland and fully nationalizing it amid mounting frustration at banks’ failure to lend to British businesses, the FT reports.
The governing council of the European Central Bank (ECB) is set to take center stage on Thursday with speculation mounting about what sort of intervention, if any, could be announced.
Weeks after criticizing Nasdaq for the handling of the Facebook IPO, Knight Capital has its own troubles; Green Mountain Coffee "hyper" growth is over; Yelp surges after revenues; the Fed hints the economy may be slowing and traders are watching the ECB meetings tomorrow.
Geoff Lewis, Global Market Strategist, J.P. Morgan Asset Management says that investors need to look to high yields, corporate credits and emerging market debts to add returns in a sensible way. He explains why.
Robert Heller, Former Federal Reserve Governor, CNBC Contributor says the U.S. economy does not need more stimulus, and instead, rules and regulations need to be eased.
Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist, RBS says that although euro zone leaders are working harder, the crisis is getting worse.
Inaction in Washington could hurt overseas, this strategist says.
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Gregory Hartl, at the World Health Organisation, discusses the Ebola virus outbreak, saying health care organizations in Western Africa are under-resourced. He also discusses the risk for developed nations.
Wolfgang Schaefer, CFO at Continental AG, comments on the company's results and outlook, and discusses the impact the strong euro has had on the group's profitability.
Stephen King, chief global economist at HSBC, says that emerging markets are facing "short-term" balance of payment problems, but have long-term strength.