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
Thought August was quiet in the market? You were right, and volumes figures prove it.
A “terrible price” will be paid for the euro zone crisis eventually, whether the European Central Bank (ECB) embarks on mass bond purchases or not, Jim Rogers, investor and co-founder of the Quantum Fund with George Soros, told CNBC Monday.
Nouriel Roubini, the economist known for his gloomy predictions, told CNBC Friday that he is still pessimistic on the outlook for the U.S. — and that he expects a further round of quantitative easing from the Federal Reserve in December.
The notion of a new U.K. state-backed bank targeting lending to small businesses has gained more currency in recent days.
Investing since the start of the credit crisis has often seemed like negotiating a minefield, with hidden dangers everywhere you place your foot. Yet excessive caution could actually be more dangerous at this stage, for both investors and policymakers.
It should have been the ideal public relations gambit for a politician whose ratings are plummeting in the polls.
The powers of the European Central Bank (ECB) over individual banks are set for expansion under plans set to be announced on September 12 by European Commission President José Manuel Barroso – but the question of how much will be another thorny political issue for the region.
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