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  • Global Markets Update: Draghi Cancels on Fed     Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including news the ECB's Mario Draghi has dropped his plans for Jackson Hole this weekend.

  • Public Sector Beats Osborne’s Pay Freeze Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 3:09 AM ET

    Hundreds of thousands of public sector workers have received pay increases despite George Osborne’s “pay freeze,” announced in mid-2010, the Financial Times reports.

  • A top German official at the European Central Bank on Monday defended the bank’s plans to intervene in bond markets to push down borrowing costs for businesses and encourage economic growth. The position puts him at odds with the president of Germany's central bank and highlights a growing split in the country’s policy-making elite.

  • European markets are called to open in negative territory on Tuesday as the debate continues over how far the European Central Bank (ECB) can, or will, go to save the euro zone.

  • BofA Top Analyst: Time to Lock In Profits     Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 5:17 PM ET

    Near-term risks, fiscal cliff not being priced into market, says Savita Subramanian of BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research.

  • Fasten Your Seatbelts, FX Investors Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 1:33 PM ET
    Betty Davis in 'All About Eve'

    The forex markets will soon be littered with event risk, this strategist says.

  • Investors Fear ‘Hard Landing’ in China: Pro Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 1:33 PM ET

    Softening Chinese demand and a swooning stock market is making investors fearful about an economic retrenchment, a prominent China-watcher told CNBC Monday.

  • Markets Across Europe Close Higher on Fed Hope     Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving activity in Europe, and a look at why China mega bears may finally be right, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky.

  • Euro Catches Updraft, Dollar Drifts Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 8:08 AM ET

    The Jackson Hole confab looms and German business is less bad than feared - it's time for your FX Fix. 

  • Oil to Hit $100, but Experts Say Sell the Rally Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 6:57 AM ET

    Even as U.S. crude prices are expected to touch $100 this week as the strengthening Tropical Storm Isaac threatens to disrupt offshore oil production in the Gulf of Mexico, experts say the upside will likely be short-lived, recommending investors sell into the rally.

  • Global Markets Update     Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 6:18 AM ET

    CNBC's Rebecca Meehan reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as shares slip and focus turns to new central banks measures to boost economic growth.

  • Which Stocks to Buy in Europe?     Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 3:15 AM ET

    Francois Mallet, MD, Head of Equity, Kepler Capital Markets recommends France's Carrefour, which he says will benefit from a new strategy and a new CEO.

  • Budget Hole Undermines Spain’s Plans Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 2:13 AM ET
    Spain

    Economists have uncovered a hole in Spain’s budget that threatens to allow the country’s regional governments to overspend this year, calling into question the credibility of Madrid’s deficit reduction plan agreed with Brussels, the Financial Times reports.

  • Spain, Euro coin

    Spain expects to use about 60 billion euros, or $75 billion, of the 100 billion euros of bank rescue financing offered by European finance ministers in June, according to the Spanish economy minister, Luis de Guindos, the NYT reports.

  • Germany and China have been criticized for running a surplus, but they have given themselves a cushion and greater flexibility during the crisis, says Nick Carn, founder, Carn Macro Advisors. However, he warns, over-reliance on exports could lead China into trouble.

  • European Markets Cautious On Euro Zone Uncertainty Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 1:10 AM ET

    European markets are called to open cautiously Monday after mixed signals from euro zone politicians and officials over the weekend.

  • F&N Shareholders Offered $3.2 Billion Tiger Sweetener Saturday, 25 Aug 2012 | 7:59 AM ET
    Beer Bar

    Fraser and Neave, the conglomerate at the center of the battle for Asia Pacific Breweries, will hand shareholders S$4 billion ($3.4 billion) from the sale of its stake in the maker of Tiger beer to Dutch brewer Heineken. The FT reports.

  • Markets Across Europe Close Flat     Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 11:33 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving activity from Europe.

  • Gold Bars

    The Republican Party’s idea to return to the gold standard is ludicrous and nonsensical and is simply a plan put forward by the political opposition to score points, according to analysts.

  • It's All Greek to the Market     Friday, 24 Aug 2012 | 6:50 AM ET

    Mujtaba Rahman, Eurasia Group analyst, weighs in on action from the European Central Bank and whether some euro zone countries will seek exemption for their banks.

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  • Evangelos Mytilineos, CEO of Mytilineos, says Greece has now seen the worse and that it's now easier for businesses to get funding. He adds that the weaker euro is also helping

  • David Stubbs, global market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, says U.S. assets remain attractive following the latest Fed meeting and discusses European assets.

  • European shares closed higher on Thursday after an announcement from the European Central Bank on how it will make key decisions in the future.