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  • Yen Slumps, Dollar Lifts, Euro Zone Recession Restarts Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 8:00 AM ET

    Japan could face aggressive new stimulus moves and the euro zone is back in recession — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • European Markets: Fear Pushes Stocks Lower  Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 6:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as Germany confirms its economy has slowed further in the third quarter.

  • FSA Warns Global Banks Over Bonus Levels Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 6:07 AM ET

    Global banks operating in London have been warned by the top UK bank supervisor that this year’s staff bonuses must reflect the mis-selling and market manipulation scandals that have damaged the sector in the past 12 months. The FT reports.

  • Bank Capital: It’s All the Rage Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 5:28 AM ET

    The more of a bank’s balance sheet is equity, the less room there is for deposits. So what is the “right” level, Moorad Choudhry asks.

  • Euro Zone Slump Will Get Worse: Econ  Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 5:00 AM ET

    Juergen Michels, chief euro zone economist at Citigroup, tells CNBC why signs of weakness in the area suggest the recession will worsen further.

  • Zurich CEO Defends Performance After Profit Drop Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 3:40 AM ET

    Zurich Insurance Group saw its net profit fall 62 percent in the third quarter, short of analysts expectations.

  • Ahold Still Gaining US Market Share: CEO  Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 3:15 AM ET

    Dick Boer, CEO of Dutch retailer Ahold, explains why he sees brighter skies on the horizon in the U.S.

  • Botín Pleads for ‘Essential’ Banking Union Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 2:19 AM ET

    The head of Spain’s biggest bank has made an impassioned plea for Europe to adopt a so-called union of its euro zone banks as an “essential” route out of the region’s crisis. The FT reports.

  • No Further Austerity for Spain, Says Rehn Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 2:01 AM ET

    Spain will need no further austerity measures until the end of next year even though it will easily miss its deficit targets, the EU’s top economic official announced on Wednesday in the clearest sign yet Brussels is backing away from an austerity-focused crisis response. The FT reports.

  • The clouds hanging over European consumers and dampening spending show no sign of lifting, as consumer confidence in the region continues to be the lowest in the world.

  • Europe: Protesters Flood the Streets  Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports millions of workers across Europe went on strike today to protest austerity measures, and stocks headed into red territory.

  • Sotheby’s Art Auction Sets $375 Million Record Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 7:13 AM ET

    Sotheby's staged the biggest auction in its 268-year history on Tuesday, led by a $75 million Mark Rothko and a record-setting $40 million work by Jackson Pollock at its post-war and contemporary art sale.

  • Euro Zone Slumps, Yen Slips, Pound Is Weighed Down Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 6:58 AM ET

    Politics roil the yen and a Bank of England forecast sinks the pound — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • 'Learning and Waiting' for China: Prudential CEO Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 6:43 AM ET

    Asia will continue to drive profits for British insurer Prudential as the continent eclipses its home market , the company’s CEO told CNBC Wednesday, with the company hoping to benefit from growth in China.

  • Global Markets: Euro Zone Crisis Back in Spotlight  Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 6:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as stocks retreat from the previous day's gains.

  • Markets to Spike ‘One Last’ Time: Nomura's Janjuah Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 4:22 AM ET

    U.S. markets may rally once more before slumping for the subsequent six to 18 months, according to a research note by Nomura Strategist Bob Janjuah.

  • Government Ready to Delay Welfare Reform Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 3:05 AM ET

    The government is prepared to delay its flagship welfare reform amid fears the complex changes may need to be more thoroughly tested before being extended to all benefit claimants, the Financial Times has learnt.

  • Goldman’s Blankfein in Warning Over Cuts Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 11:22 PM ET
    Lloyd Blankfein

    The financial industry should not go “overboard” in cutting costs in reaction to current market conditions, the chief executive of Goldman Sachs has warned, a day before the bank is poised to announce one of its smallest ever groups of new partners. The FT reports.

  • Last Call: One Step Ahead of The Law Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 8:57 PM ET

    In honor of John McAfee, who spoke to our own Jeff Pohlman today while he is trying to stay one step ahead of the law in Belize.

  • Are Currency Investors Too Bearish? Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 3:37 PM ET

    This strategist says there are more positive trends out there than investors realize.

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  • Steve Pollard of Marex Spectron says coffee shipments from Brazil have been higher than expected, due to previous years' surpluses.

  • Every time the oil price looks positive or stable "out comes something negative," says Richard Mallinson, analyst at Energy Aspects.

  • Russia has been dominating the news recently and its economy is not looking good. Anastasia Nesvetailova, director at City University's political economy research centre explains more.