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  • Investors Offload South African Miners Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 3:31 AM ET
    Striking mine workers demonstrate as they protest over wage demands outside the Nkageng informal settlement on August 16, 2012 in North West, South Africa.

    Leading international fund managers have reduced their holdings in South Africa’s natural resources sector since fighting at Lonmin’s Marikana mine resulted in the deaths of 44 people last month, with some investors making a strategic decision to unwind their exposure in the country indefinitely, the Financial Times reports.

  • BAE-EADS Faces Tougher US 'Firewall' Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 2:14 AM ET

    BAE Systems will have to agree more rigorous US security arrangements if its 38 billion euros ($49.9 billion) deal to combine with EADS is to pass muster in Washington, a former senior US official has warned, the Financial Times reports.

  • European Lenders Hooked on Central Bank Cash Sunday, 16 Sep 2012 | 11:01 PM ET
    Euro bills and coins

    European banks are failing to wean themselves off central bank money, even though steep falls in the cost of collateralised borrowing over the summer mean some now have the option of funding via public markets. The FT reports.

  • No Easy Answers on How to Fix the Banks in Europe Sunday, 16 Sep 2012 | 9:20 PM ET
    A European Union, left, and a Hungarian national flag, fly outside the Magyar Nemzeti Bank, Hungary's central bank, in Budapest.

    Beleaguered countries like Spain have been counting on a quick and neat way to fix their banks without taking on more crippling debt. The New York Times reports.

  • How to Trade the Euro's Rise Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 4:12 PM ET

    The euro has been on a tear, but don't just look at it against the dollar, this strategist says.

  • Endeavor CEO: Start-Ups Can Help Greece Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 2:15 PM ET

    Endeavor Global, a company that supports entrepreneurs in emerging markets, is focusing on Greece. Is the nonprofit crazy for jumping into the struggling nation?

  • A tour bus passes the Wall Street bull in the financial district January 22, 2007 in New York City.

    In one of the first market forecasts for 2013, Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s chief U.S. equity strategist sees stocks having a bumpy ride next year before ending with the S&P 500 up 10 percent to an all-time high.

  • Shares Close at 14-Month High on Fed Stimulus Move Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 12:24 PM ET

    European shares closed higher on Friday setting a new 14-month high, as growth-linked stocks were boosted by the U.S. Federal Reserve’s decision to roll out a third round of quantitative easing (QE3).

  • Euro Soars, Dollar Sags, Risk Appetite Grows Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    QE3 dings the dollar and the euro gets a lift — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • China's Vice President Xi Jinping

    The absence from the public stage of Xi Jinping, the next Chinese president, highlights the problems China faces in finding political stability at a time when its economy needs it most, economists and analysts told CNBC on Friday.

  • Trichet: Draghi Program Will Work  Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 7:14 AM ET

    Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president, explains why Europe's financial crisis is a crisis of advanced economies as well, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Marc Faber: If I Were Bernanke, I Would Resign Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 7:04 AM ET
    Investor Marc Faber

    Central bankers are “counterfeit money printers” and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke should resign for messing up the U.S. economy so badly, Marc Faber, author of the Gloom, Doom and Boom, told CNBC on Friday.

  • Gold Set for Even Bigger Bernanke Boost Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 6:49 AM ET
    Gold coins and bar

    The price of gold could be the biggest winner from the Federal Reserve’s announcement of a third round of quantitative easing (QE3) on Thursday, according to analysts and gold investors.

  • BAE Warns on Political Influence in EADS Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 1:32 AM ET

    BAE Systems has insisted it will walk away from talks with EADS unless the combined European champion in aerospace and defence was allowed to operate as a normal company without political interference. The FT reports.

  • Still Upside in European Equities  Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 8:50 PM ET

    Willem Nabarro, Head European Equities (Asia) at Exane-BNP Paribas says that European equities have outperformed U.S. stocks tremendously and that there is still more upside.

  • Could the Dutch Poll Result Be Good for Housing? Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 3:59 PM ET
    Amsterdam, the Netherlands

    The economy took center stage in the Dutch election campaign, as the euro zone's fifth-largest economy is set to slide back into recession in the second half of the year. Unemployment stands at a seven-year high of 6.5 percent but the biggest problem may not have even fully unfolded yet: the shaky grounds of the housing market.

  • Your Currency Trade on QE3 Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 3:31 PM ET

    The other shoe has dropped and QE3 is upon us. Here's your currency trade on the news.

  • Should This Floor Be Supported? Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 2:14 PM ET

    The Swiss National Bank has left its euro-Swiss franc floor in place. Is this really necessary?

  • Mariano Rajoy, Prime Minister of Spain.

    Europe's four-year old debt crisis seems to be in remission allowing Spain to delay requesting a full bailout, but some analysts are growing worried the country's sanguine attitude could come back to haunt Europe.

  • Europe Shares Close Lower Ahead of Fed Decision Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 11:49 AM ET

    European stocks closed lower on Thursday after a day's thin trade, as investors await to see if the U.S. Federal Reserve will unveil further stimulus measures which could add fresh fuel to the market's sharp three-month rally.

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