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Lee Sachs, Alliance Partners founder & co-CEO, shares perspective on what the nation has learned from the financial crisis and what Europe can learn from it as well, with Laurence Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO.
"Politics is playing a much more substantial role in the direction of the marketplaces." says Laurence Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO, discussing the shape of the global markets; the strength of the U.S. economy; and making the case for investing in stocks.
Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill & Partners chief strategist, discusses the impact of Europe's debt problem on the overall U.S. economy and the future of record low interest rates.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including Spain's attempt to raise two billion euros in debt, and all eyes are on the U.S. Fed to see what they will do to keep the U.S. economy stable.
"The way the euro project was constructed was a mistake, but they [the EU] are stuck with it now," Martin Feldstein, George F. Baker professor of economics at Harvard University and president emeritus of the National Bureau of Economic Research, told CNBC at the IIF Spring Conference.
Jon Peace, Senior Analyst, European Banks, Nomura says that Spain's banking system might need a cash infusion of some 60 billion euros.
Is the global economy at risk, and how can we avoid a financial tsunami? Robert Zoellick, World Bank president, shares his opinions.
David Hale, Chairman, David Hale Global Economics says the Fed is not going to make a decision this week based on Europe and that it remains focused on US economy.
Stephen Wood, Chief Market Strategist at Russell Investments says Facebook's investors didn't do as much homework as they thought they had done.
Stephen Wood, Chief Market Strategist, Russell Investments says sentiment might have turned on Europe, and there is optimism that European nations are coalescing around the idea of fiscal union.
James Grant, Grant's Interest Rate Observer founder, discusses whether the U.S. is going the way of Europe and headed for recession.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving activities from Europe, and its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky and Brian Shactman.
Despite the selloff in Treasurys following ECB head Mario Draghi's comments, Kevin Craney, RJO Futures senior commodities broker, says Treasurys remain a good buy.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective on the European Central Bank's decision to keep rates unchanged.
Gillian Tett, Financial Times managing editor and John Rutledge, Rutledge Capital chairman, discuss the debt crisis in Europe and the outlook for global growth, amid fears of a slowdown in China.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on what measures need to take place to save Europe from its economic crisis.
CNBC's Becky Quick reports the latest decision on interest rates from the European Central Bank, and discussing whether the largest European banks are "too big to save," with Jim Millstein, Millstein & Company CEO and Stephen Roach, Yale University senior fellow.
"When you have policymakers come together, whether they're in Europe, or the G7, or the G20, I think the world needs clarity in terms of the response and commitment in dealing with tough issues and we're not getting that from any of our policymakers around the world," says Stephen Roach, Yale University senior fellow, discussing the crusade to fix Europe.
Will policymakers at the European Central Bank keep pressure on governments and cut interest rates? CNBC's Silvia Wadhwa reports the latest details from today's ECB meeting.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including an update from the ECB on interest rates, and Moody's credit downgrade of six German banks and three Austrian banks, despite relative strength in both economies.
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Jan Dunning, CEO of St Petersburg-headquartered hypermarket chain Lenta, says the situation in Ukraine has had no impact on the group, as consumer confidence remains unaffected in Russia.
Vincent Deluard, European strategist at Ned Davis Research Group, says the strong euro is a problem for the region's companies, especially for the large exporters.
European shares closed higher on Thursday as investors brushed aside concerns regarding Ukraine and focused instead on Wall Street earnings and the latest U.S. jobs data.