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A promising start but disappointing end to the trading day, Fitch reaffirms Rating on the U.S., as share price climbs traders are turning to options to trade stocks like Apple, Apple removes its green certification, Yoga instructor fired for enforcing cell phone ban at Facebook.
Richard Green, Asia Head, Structured Credit Insurance at Marsh tells CNBC that while European banks are being forced to scale down their banking activities in Asia, they are increasingly using structured credit insurance to remain competitive in the region.
Patrick Legland, Global Head of Research at Societe Generale says that debt continues to swell in the Euro Zone as growth stagnates.
Gareth Berry, FX Strategist at UBS Investment Bank says that the euro could hit 1.15 against the USD by year end.
Is the U.S. Dollar Index too strong now? Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets; and Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management, share their opinions. "At some point in time, the [strength in the dollar] becomes a significant tailwind," says Hogan.
The countries with the least to lose from leaving the euro aren't the ones you think - and that could be bad news for the euro.
Even though it’s only July, car enthusiasts are already looking ahead to next year’s models to determine price, fuel economy and durability.
In the wake of Friday’s disappointing jobs report, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer thinks investors need to prepare for the possibility of a recession.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on Europe's extended gains amid ESM hopes, and the impact on U.S. markets, with CNBC's Brian Shactman.
What can investors expect this earnings season? Steven Wieting, Citigroup U.S. economist, weighs in with the data.
Economic reports coming from China and Australia are creating a trading opportunity, this strategist says.
Euro zone disappoints again and British workers are on a roll — it's time for your FX Fix.
"I think people want to see a real severing between the link between the sovereigns and the banks in Spain, so lend the Spanish banks the money and don't have the Spanish government on the hook for it, that would be helpful in Europe," says Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ, discussing the latest signs of financial crisis in the euro zone, and weighing in on ways to ease the fiscal problems there.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including EU ministers setting the parameters of an aid package for Spain's ailing banks, allowing an extra year to cut deficit to 3 percent by 2014.
Conservative euroskeptics MPs are to unveil a lengthy shopping list of proposed reforms to the UK’s relationship with the EU as part of an attempt to return powers from Brussels, the Financial Times reports.
As big banks face the fallout from a global investigation into interest rate manipulation, American and British lawmakers are scrutinizing regulators who failed to take action that might have prevented years of illegal activity, the New York Times reports.
Second quarter earnings data released today in the U.S. is set to disappoint investors, John Butters, Senior Earnings Analyst at FactSet told CNBC.
Another tough Monday for the markets but Alcoa starts earnings season on a positive note; USDA reports the drought is getting worse; Denny’s is heading to China and the 2012 Kentucky Derby winner is heading to Japan.
Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy at Westpac Bank says that Germans are close to saying no to the ESM as its liability on Germany is unknown.
Marchel Alexandrovich, Senior Economist at Jefferies says that uncertainty is keeping Asian investors out of Europe's debt markets.
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Bruce Jenkyn-Jones, head of listed equities at Impax Asset Management, says geopolitical events have shown the need for energy diversification. He selects his top "green" picks.
Jon Fredrik Baksaas, CEO of Telenor, discusses the group's exposure to Ukraine and Russia and says that "economic parameters tend to shift" back into positive mood after big negative events.
European shares closed higher on Wednesday amid corporate earnings news and ongoing turmoil in Gaza and Ukraine.