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When Mathew Martoma walked onto the trading floor at SAC Capital Advisors six years ago, he represented a new breed of employee at the giant hedge fund. When he walks into Federal District Court in Manhattan on Monday morning, he will represent something else: the latest in a growing list of former SAC employees who find themselves accused of breaking the law, the New York Times reports.
Some of Barclays’ biggest investors have urged Antony Jenkins, the bank’s new chief executive, to take an axe to its investment bank. The FT reports.
The fact that East Asia accounted for more than half of American trade deficit in the first nine months of this year is enough to conclude that Washington’s decision to devote a greater policy focus to the fastest-growing segment of the world economy was long overdue.
International lenders take a third stab on Monday at reaching an agreement on lowering Greece’s debt to sustainable levels. A positive outcome would pave the way for the release of key aid to Athens and should cement the risk appetite that has resurfaced in markets, well, at least for the short-term, analysts said.
EU finance ministers must urgently dispel doubts over their “political will” to create a single bank supervisor so talks do not drag on and upset “fragile markets”, the official spearheading the reforms has warned. The FT reports.
As the euro zone debt crisis weighs on the German “strong man of Europe”, Germany’s slowdown puts Eastern Europe’s growth at risk too, analysts told CNBC.
Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research, Reorient Financial Markets says that bringing Greek debt down to 120% of GDP by 2020 or even by 2022 cannot be achieved under present circumstances.
Antonio Fatas, Professor of Economics, INSEAD says the discord over Catalonia's election not only disappointed separatists, but will also undermine Spanish policies as a whole.
Marco Bardelli, CEO, UBI Capital Singapore says Europe lacks a clear leadership to steer the region through the debt crisis.
The euro has rallied against the Australian dollar, but this pro says it can't last.
Stocks rallied in the U.S., and Europe had its best week this year. Dissecting today's market action, with Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital; Michael Binger, Gradient Investments; and CNBC's Rick Santelli and Mary Thompson.
Checking the pulse of the market, with Ben Willis, Albert Fried & Company. "Look for a pullback, and I think we go higher before the end of the year," he says.
Rounding up the market action from Black Friday today, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, and Rich Peterson, Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
Despite the European Union budget struggles, this pro sees the euro hitting $1.35 by year end.
The consumer is in better shape than he or she was one year ago, says CNBC's Steve Liesman. Discussing how investors should position themselves going into the end of the year, with Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
European shares posted their best weekly gain so far this year after rising for a fifth day on Friday, boosted by strong German data and growing expectations Greece will soon get the next dose of financial help.
The Greek drama plays on and the Brazilian real crosses a line — it's time for your FX Fix.
Anshu Jain, co-chief executive of Deutsche Bank, has a problem with his job – it’s ever so slightly embarrassing.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as the EU budget summit is set to reconvene later in the day.
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The FBI have stated that North Korea's government is responsible for the Sony attack. Neil Ashdown, deputy head of Asia analysis at IHS, weighs in, saying that it's difficult to "definitively attribute" a hacking attack to a particular group or state.
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