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Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options, JPMorgan Investment Bank says that no politician wants to be held responsible for driving the U.S. into a recession and that there will be signs of intent to solve the fiscal cliff.
Charles Dallara, Managing Director, Institute of International Finance says that no amount of disbursement will help Greece, if economy remains stagnant.
Think the fiscal cliff has been priced into currency markets? Think again, this strategist says.
European shares ended a five-day winning streak on Monday as a slump in Barclays after a shareholder sold warrants in the company resulted in it leading both financial stocks and the broader market lower.
Catalan's independence vote could come sooner than you think. That may be bad news for the euro's survival.
The euro zone may be in recession but the region’s efforts to repair budgets, cut labor costs and improve competitiveness is signaling a more dynamic future for its economy, according to a report commissioned by a European think tank The Lisbon Council and Germany-based Berenberg Bank.
Buying your love each item from the song “The 12 Days of Christmas” will cost more than ever this year.
The euro awaits Greek aid and the Bank of Japan has some new doves — it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including
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.
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Dan Morris, global investment strategist at TIAA-CREF, says he is overweight equities outside of the U.S.
Jim Strugger, derivatives strategist at MKM Partners, says 2018 or 2019 could be the end of the current U.S. economic cycle.
Jessica Simmonds, owner of Okishima and Simmonds, shows you how to make your own Christmas wreath.