Europe News


  • Risk-On Trade Is Back   Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 7:10 PM ET
    Risk-On Trade Is Back

    Arjuna Mahendran, MD & Head Investment Strategy Asia at HSBC Private Bank says that carry trade is back in vogue and that the Euro is a one-way bet. It's either going to stay where it is or decline.

  • Europe: Time to Buy?   Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 5:45 PM ET
    Europe: Time to Buy?

    Matthew Fine, Third Avenue Management, weighs in on his best European stock bets.

  • The 11 Global Olympic Sponsors Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 3:38 PM ET
    McDonalds has been an Olympic Sponsor since 1976 and their current agreement extends their sponsorship through 2020. Even before they were a sponsor McDonalds was supporting Olympic athletes by flying food to the athletes at the 1968 games in Grenoble, France. This year four temporary McDonalds have been built throughout Olympic Park staffed by over 2000 people ready to serve the athletes, coaches, spectators, for all 19 days of the games. Also, if any other food venue wants to serve fries they

    Who has a stake in the games? Some big name sponsors for sure. Eleven of the 2012 Olympic Game sponsors belong to the TOP Program.

  • European Shares Hit 15-Week High   Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 11:30 AM ET
    European Shares Hit 15-Week High

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports Spain's 5-year borrowing costs hit new euro-era highs, as European markets closed higher on earnings reports. Also, CNBC's Bob Pisani provides an update on U.S. markets.

  • Next Steps for Europe   Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 10:04 AM ET
    Next Steps for Europe

    CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with two former Treasury Secretaries, Robert Rubin and Henry Paulson, about the economic problems in Europe.

  • U.S. Economic Data Looms, Aussie Dollar Lifts Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 8:00 AM ET

    Spain feels pain and the Australian dollar lifts — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Rate Probe Turns to Big Bank Quartet Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 4:53 AM ET

    Regulators are focusing on at least four of Europe’s biggest banks as they investigate the attempted manipulation of the region’s benchmark interest rate, The Financial Times reports.

  • Greece Bets on Tourism Turnaround Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 4:23 AM ET
     Greece Is Great Value for Money: Tourism Minister

    Greece's tourism industry has suffered a serious decline in revenue over the past year as political instability and questions over whether the country would exit the euro saw holiday makers opt for other destinations instead, but with a new coalition government in place, the industry is fighting back.

  • Bulls Lock on to Emerging Market Promise Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 2:19 AM ET
    Beijing, China

    There are plenty of investors and analysts who are optimistic. After three straight months of outflows, emerging market equity funds tracked by EPFR Global attracted more than $700m of investments in the first two weeks of July, reports the Financail Times.

  • ‘Huge Value’ in Global Equities: Pro Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 2:12 AM ET

    Significant value can be found in the global equities market by looking out for upcoming catalysts, according to Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group.

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    After the unveiling of Libor rate-rigging practices among banks, eyes are turning to other markets, worrying that the manipulation would not be limited to Libor rates, the New York Times reports.

  • Emerging Markets Bonds As 'Safe' Bets   Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 7:20 PM ET
    Emerging Markets Bonds As 'Safe' Bets

    Jim Cielinski, Head of Fixed Income, Threadneedle says that there's no value in developed nations' bonds and he prefers emerging markets' debt.

  • Another Rally on Wall Street   Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 7:15 PM ET
    Another Rally on Wall Street

    The global economy is slowing, and investors are wondering how this could impact corporate profits, and the Fed's decision to take action. Neel Kashkari, PIMCO head of global equities, and David Malpass, Encima global president, provide perspective.

  • ADB Cuts Growth Outlooks   Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 7:10 PM ET
    ADB Cuts Growth Outlooks

    Lei Lei Song, Senior Economist, Asian Development Bank says that Asian economies are becoming more integrated, helping them cushion a slowdown in the West.

  • Honeywell CEO on Natural Gas & Europe   Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 6:25 PM ET
    Honeywell CEO on Natural Gas & Europe

    Dave Cote, Honeywell Chairman/CEO, discusses his company's recent growth, how he thinks the government should handle natural gas, and where he thinks the global economy is headed.

  • Goldman CEO Warns on Fiscal Cliff, Urges Compromise Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 5:33 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Lloyd Blankfein pointed to the uncertainty in the nation's capital as a major drag on the world economy.

  • FSOC Submitted Annual Report   Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:33 PM ET
    FSOC Submitted Annual Report

    The FSOC annual report says the euro zone, housing market and fiscal uncertainty continue to weigh on the economy, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Qualcomm Q3 EPS $0.85 vs $0.86 Est.   Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:08 PM ET
    Qualcomm Q3 EPS $0.85 vs $0.86 Est.

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the details of Qualcomm and IBM's earnings reports.

  • Can the Euro Survive?   Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 2:16 PM ET
    Can the Euro Survive?

    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says he thinks the euro will survive, and Louise Cooper, BGC Partners analyst, provides perspective. "A banking system and a financial system need to be strong, for a country to be strong politically," she says.

  • Tide Is Turning in Europe: Investing Guru Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 1:26 PM ET
    Traders work in the ten-year U.S. Treasury Note options pit at the Chicago Board of Trade in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

    Underappreciated changes are starting to take hold, says a major hedge fund chief.

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Europe Video

  • Fed hike? Expect volatility in bonds

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