Europe News


  • US Economy Going from Bad to Worse: Roubini Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 4:00 AM ET

    A robust and self-sustaining U.S. recovery is not on the cards, and we should now expect below trend growth for many years to come, according to Nouriel Roubini, the economist famed for his bearish views.

  • Hedge Fund Places Faith in Euro Zone Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 2:01 AM ET
    The "Europe" sculpture by Belgian artist May Claerhout, showing a woman holding up the symbol of the Euro, stands outside the European Parliament building.

    Marc Lasry has never been afraid to go his own way. After betting on Obama in 2008, and on Ford in 2009, the hedge fund owner is now putting his money on a long-term European comeback, the New York Times reports.

  • Cramer: 'There's Nothing Good' in Europe     Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

    In this "Squawk on the Street" excerpt, Jim Cramer, David Faber, Carl Quintanilla, run out of metaphors on Europe's debt problems. They focus on new concerns about Spain.

  • Lingering concern over the sustainability of high Spanish borrowing costs may limit further gains in the oil market despite heightened tensions in the Middle East, according to CNBC's weekly survey of oil market sentiment.

  • European Equity Markets to See Upside: Pro     Sunday, 22 Jul 2012 | 9:15 PM ET

    Andrew Economos, MD & Head of Sovereign & Institutional Strategy Asia, JP Morgan Asset Management explains why he is bullish on the equity markets.

  • Europe Will Not Implode     Sunday, 22 Jul 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    Anthony Scaramucci, Managing Partner at SkyBridge Capital believes the Europeans will mutualize their losses. He expects to see integration and fiscal unity in the euro zone in 2-3 years.

  • The Week Ahead: Watch for US Data     Sunday, 22 Jul 2012 | 6:50 PM ET

    Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank says markets will be watching data from the U.S. this week.

  • Euro to Weaken to 1.20     Sunday, 22 Jul 2012 | 6:35 PM ET

    John Horner, FX Strategist at Deutsche Bank says the euro is heading to about 1.20 against the U.S. dollar but the strength in the greenback may not be sustainable, especially if the Fed embarks on quantitative easing.

  • Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank says that Spain could lose capital market access in 1-2 months, if Moody's downgrades the nation's credit rating.

  • What the Pain in Spain Will Do to Euro Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 4:40 PM ET

    A bailout for Spain may be "only a matter of time," this strategist says, and that's bad news for the euro.

  • Closing Countdown: Stocks Slump Today     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 3:58 PM ET

    Discussing the major catalysts weighing on the stock market, with Alan Valdes, DME Securities, and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.

  • Stay In Domestic Plays?     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 2:17 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the global markets and where investors can find profits now, with Ken Kamen, Mercadien Asset Management, and Andre Julian, Trade Aviator, share their opinions.

  • Preparing for the Fiscal Cliff     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 1:43 PM ET

    Stocks are sliding as the crisis in Europe deepens, and the looming fiscal cliff weighs on investors' minds. Katie Nixon of Northern Trust, offers insight.

  • Libor Scandal Shows Many Flaws in Rate-Setting Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 10:35 AM ET
    A woman leaves a branch of Barclays Bank in central London, Monday, April 23, 2007. ABN Amro NV and Barclays PLC announced Monday they have agreed to merge, in the largest cross-border combination in European banking history. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

    The flaws in the rate-setting process have been exposed by the latest banking scandal. Regulators around the world are investigating whether big banks gamed the rates for their own benefit before and after the financial crisis, the New York Times reports.

  • Euro Zone Approves Spanish Banks Bailout     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 8:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest details on an EU agreement to bailout Spanish banks, while shutting down some small unsustainable financial institutions.

  • Euro Slips, Investors Reach for Yield Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 8:15 AM ET

    Aid to Spain leaves the euro in pain and commodity prices lift the loonie - it's time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European markets are trading lower, despite hopes of further quantitative easing from the Fed and a slew of strong earnings.

  • Tax to Double for French With 4 Million Euros Assets Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 4:12 AM ET

    French residents with assets valued above 4 million euros ($4.9 million) will pay more than double what they had expected in wealth taxes this year, after the country’s parliament voted through an emergency measure to raise €2.3bn for the cash-strapped government, the Financial Times reports.

  • World Braced for New Food Crisis Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 3:46 AM ET

    The world is facing a new food crisis as the worst US drought in more than 50 years pushes agricultural commodity prices to record highs.

  • Sweden Is Hot, Hot, Hot: Strategists Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 3:11 AM ET

    Don't look now, but the Swedish krona is on a bit of a tear.

Contact Europe News


    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    › Learn More

Europe Video