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Belize’s bondholders have formed a creditors committee out of concern that the Central American country will become the next sovereign to default on its debts, the Financial Times reports.
The former long-standing UK prime minister, Tony Blair, a self-professed pro-European, said the risk of unrest applied to Europe as a whole, the Financial Times reports.
Jamie Dimon faces the Senate Banking Committee; Dick Clark Productions up for sale; Greek bank withdrawals increase ahead of the election; Spain credit rating is slashed; Tim Geithner discusses jobs growth.
Bankers’ bonuses across the European Union are set to be limited by law, with many bank lobbyists admitting in private that they have lost the fight against a European Parliament initiative to limit the size of bonuses relative to salary, the Financial Times reports.
Ali al-Naimi, Saudi Arabia’s highly influential oil minister is once again the center of attention at OPEC's meeting this week, with reporters hanging on every word from a man some describe as the ‘Central Banker of Oil’.
Prices for a range of goods, including cotton, copper and gasoline, have fallen in recent weeks, a sign of faltering demand. The New York Times reports.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow reports Spain has been hit with a double downgrade by Moody's. Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors; Michael Ozanian of Forbes Magazine; and Jeff Kleintop, LPL Financial, weigh in on the pulse of the global markets. "I have no doubt we will be in a recession by the end of this year," says Ozanian.
Sebastien Galy, Senior Currency Strategist, Societe Generale says not to be Euro-dollar short.
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.
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.
Why the “Mad Money” host thinks the contrarian mindset is wrong for most investors.
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.
Bill Smith, President, SAM Advisors says there is paralysis among investors due to the EU debt mess.
Bill Smith, President, SAM Advisors says Jamie Dimon was 'exceptional' at the Senate Committee hearing because his replies were direct and transparent.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on remarks made by Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner regarding Europe's debt crisis.
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.
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.
"I'm nervous about this unprecedented policy of near-zero interest rates," says Sen. David Vitter (R-LA).
In case you're feeling short on bad news from the euro zone, this strategist is watching an ominous capital shift.
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The FBI have stated that North Korea's government is responsible for the Sony attack. Neil Ashdown, deputy head of Asia analysis at IHS, weighs in, saying that it's difficult to "definitively attribute" a hacking attack to a particular group or state.
What were the main highlights of the EU Summit in Brussels? CNBC's Hadley Gamble gives you the lowdown.
Carnival Cruises earnings have beaten expectations in its fourth quarter, with lower fuel prices being a great help, says David Dingle, UK chairman of Carnival Cruises.