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  • Solyndra Owes Over $500 Million to Taxpayers     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 7:28 PM ET

    Solyndra was the first renewable energy company to receive a federal loan from the 2009 Stimulus Act, and has left taxpayers on the hook, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • Regulating US Banks     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 7:18 PM ET

    Sam Chandan, President & Chief Economist, Chandan Economics says that a 'blunt ' instrument like the Volcker rule will not be broad enough to contain any unexpected shocks in the U.S. banking system.

  • Sam Chandan, President & Chief Economist, Chandan Economics says Spain and Italy are going to see a dramatic widening of spreads.

  • Contrarian Investing? Forget About It, Cramer Says Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 6:53 PM ET

    Why the “Mad Money” host thinks the contrarian mindset is wrong for most investors.

  • Seeing Production Surplus in Oil     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 6:47 PM ET

    John Kilduff, Founding Partner; Again Capital says that OPEC is seeing a production surplus. He expects WTI oil to break the $81.50 level, and possibly decline to $74.95.

  • Paralysis Among Investors on EU Crisis     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 6:20 PM ET

    Bill Smith, President, SAM Advisors says there is paralysis among investors due to the EU debt mess.

  • Jamie Dimon Was 'Exceptional' in Senate Hearing     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 6:13 PM ET

    Bill Smith, President, SAM Advisors says Jamie Dimon was 'exceptional' at the Senate Committee hearing because his replies were direct and transparent.

  • Breaking News: Geithner Comments on Europe     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 5:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on remarks made by Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner regarding Europe's debt crisis.

  • Can President Obama Blame Bush?     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 4:41 PM ET

    President Obama is heading to the key swing state of Ohio tomorrow to deliver what the White House is billing a major economic speech, with Morris Reid, BGR Group, and Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies.

  • Euro Zone Crisis = U.S. Crisis?     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 4:30 PM ET

    Discussing whether euro zone fears are overblown and whether the U.S. is heading towards its own European-style crisis, with David Kotok, Cumberland Advisors, and Tim Kane, Hudson Institute; and CNBC's Jeff Cox.

  • Inflation Could Become a Problem: Vitter     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 4:27 PM ET

    "I'm nervous about this unprecedented policy of near-zero interest rates," says Sen. David Vitter (R-LA).

  • Is Capital Fleeing the Euro Zone? Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 4:13 PM ET

    In case you're feeling short on bad news from the euro zone, this strategist is watching an ominous capital shift.

  • Corker: 'It Was a Good Hearing'     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Sen. Bob Corker, (R-TN), assesses Jamie Dimon's testimony today and discusses whether more regulation is needed on Wall Street.

  • Mausner: Euro Crisis Presents Buying Opportunities Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 2:31 PM ET
    Euro coin in front of the giant symbol of the Euro outside the headquarters of the European Central Bank.

    Emotional sell-offs related to the fears of any country's exit or other euro zone related issues are tremendous buying opportunities for high quality multinational U.S. stocks — they are extremely cheap, their businesses are growing and the entirety of the euro zone, generally speaking, makes up less than 20 percent of U.S. exports.

  • Printing Money 'Only Solution': Euro Insider     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 1:27 PM ET

    Antoine Drean, Triago, says the worst is still to come for Europe's economy, adding that Hollande could be dangerous for Europe and printing money may be the only solution.

  • Dimon: TARP 'Forced Upon Us'     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin offers highlights from Jamie Dimon's testimony on Capitol Hill, including comments that TARP was "forced upon" the bank.

  • Europe's 'Worst Crisis' Requires Fiscal Union: Spain Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 8:12 AM ET
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    Europe needs a fiscal and banking union if it is to survive “the worst crisis” since the European Union’s creation, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said in an open letter to leaders on Wednesday.

  • Greece's election hangs over the market, but the Aussie is undaunted — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Meet BlackRock's New Vice Chairman     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 7:30 AM ET

    Philipp Hildebrand, BlackRock's newly appointed vice chairman, discusses his new role at BlackRock and how he intends to help clients deal with the difficult investing environment. He also weighs in on Europe's current fiscal fragmentation and why it's important to get a clear read on the banks' balance sheets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Squawk Takes a Stand on Banks     Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 6:54 AM ET

    The "Squawk Box" news team and Sallie Krawcheck, Motif Investing, provide perspective on damaged balance sheets at Europe's big banks and the impact on governments.

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