Catherine Boyle reports regularly on CNBC's Capital Connection, Squawk Box, Worldwide Exchange and Closing Bell Europe, and writes for CNBC.com, focusing on the London market. She has covered stories like Pfizer's attempted takeover of AstraZeneca and the News Corp phone hacking trial. Catherine joined CNBC in 2011 after spending most of her career at The Times (of London), where she worked as a business correspondent and edited the City Diary. Her work has also been published in The Guardian, City AM and The Business. She is a graduate of the University of Cambridge and City University. Follow her on Twitter: @cboylecnbc
In the high-stakes game absorbing the euro zone, the stronger economies have got to show their hands to help restore stability, a former central bank official told CNBC Monday.
Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, vowed that the organization, which is part-funding Greece’s bailout, will “never leave the table” with its new government.
JPMorgan’s biggest worry in the wake of the "London Whale" $2 billion trading loss should be losing the trust of Congress, analyst Jim Bianco of Bianco Research told CNBC Tuesday.
The Greek electorate has already bloodied the nose of its centrist parties, and now the number of undecided voters could help determine whether it remains in the euro zone.
The weekend’s summit of leaders from the G8, representing eight of the world’s largest economies, appeared to mark a policy shift away from austerity measures and toward stimulating economic growth – but that could be misleading.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), the state-backed UK bank, reported a pre-tax loss of 1.4 billion pounds ($2.3 billion) on Friday, as charges for own credit adjustments—accounting requirements for credit spreads—hit the bank.
BNP Paribas, France’s biggest bank, reported a better-than-expected rise in first-quarter profit Friday after the sale of shares in real estate investment company Klepierre.
The $120 million Edvard Munch’s The Scream fetched in New York Wednesday night set a new record for the art market, which has returned to growth after a bumpy few years post-credit crisis.
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