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A euro zone volatility index nears an 8-month low. Is this a signal of a sharp recovery in investor risk? CNBC's Karen Tso reports on global markets.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest detail on a "credit default" event coming out of the otherwise successful Greek bond swap.
Brazil is now the sixth-largest economy, overtaking the UK in growth. Paul Attwood, Huntington Asset Advisors, and Cassio Calil, J.P. Morgan Asset Management Brazil, discuss how investors can take action.
Next week offers a data-heavy week and some key meetings, with Rod Smyth, Riverfront Investment Group, and John Browne, Euro Pacific Capital. "Greece is not over with," says Smyth.
David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, and Jeff Rosenberg, BlackRock, explain why the Greece "credit event" may actually help U.S. credit.
Greece is officially defaulting as expected and the ISDA announced that Greece's restructuring has triggered a "credit event." Robert Pickel, ISDA CEO, explains.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses whether the Greek debt deal could trigger a credit event and prompt other debt-ridden nations like Portugal and Italy to seek similar debt restructuring deals.
The dollar is surging against most major currencies on signals that the U.S. economy is improving. Camilla Sutton, chief currency strategist at ScotiaBank, weighs in on that as well as optimism surrounding the Greek debt deal.
The Squawk on the Street news team breaks down the market moving headlines, including February non-farm payrolls, up 227,000; Greece avoids default after bondholders agree to the debt swap; and Starbucks announces the single cup brewing market, sending shares of Green Mountain down.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the story on Greece's debt swap deal, which is pending execution.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details of the Greek debt swap deal.
Mike Crofton, President & CEO, Philadelphia Trust Company and Steve Quirk, SVP, Trader Group, TD Ameritrade, both voice concerns that despite the high participation rate in the Greek PSI, euro-zone's debt crisis might keep spreading as other nations asking for similar bailout packages.
CNBC's Brian Shactman takes a look at some stocks that are quietly trading higher.
Jordan Kotick, Barclays Capital, explains why investors could see choppy markets in April: "The market is giving signs that it is a little bit exhausted," he says.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has been monitoring the latest headlines from Athens, along with Jose Luis Daza, QFR Capital Management.
At 3pm ET, Athens must secure a deal with its debt-holders as part of the saga that is the financial bailout of Greece. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the story.
In less than two hours, holders of Greek debt will decide whether they'll go along with a debt restructuring deal, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
The Squawk on the Street team have the rundown on the European markets as the trading session closes, including the looming deadline today for Greece's debt swap deal, the euro hitting session highs against the dollar, and the Italian and Spanish ten-year yields; with Bill Herr, Trader Wealth Management.
There are lots of statistics that suggest that M&A should have some activity but it isn't, says Peter Weinberg, Perella Weinberg Partners, who explains why he sees more M&A activity happening towards the end of 2012.
Will enough creditors participate in Greece's debt swap deal? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest from Athens.
Natalie Sauber, consulting analyst at Frost and Sullivan, says that some auto makers are making a comeback, such as Volkswagen, which has a "more aggressive approach" in 2014.
European stocks closed sharply lower on Thursday, continuing a volatile week that has been dominated by concerns over China's growth as well as the crisis in Ukraine.
Brian Hayes, Ireland's deputy finance minister, comments on the country's "very successful" bond auction on Thursday and says investors shouldn't read too much into the negative GDP reading.