CNBC's Ross Westgate tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.
Alex Kobler, MD & APAC Head of Investment Products & Services at UBS Wealth Management discusses portfolio positioning in a rising rates environment and weighs in on China's credit woes.
As the Senate voted on an immigration bill that would let Silicon Valley companies import engineers, the labor lobby said eligible U.S. workers were being passed over.
CNBC's Ross Westgate tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S., and the White House begins searching for a likely replacement for Ben Bernanke.
Mehmet Simsek, Turkey's finance minister tells CNBC that now that political unrest has come to an end, chances of permanent damage to Turkey's economy are very low.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold started higher, but it wasn't long before it dropped to its lowest level since August 2010. It's likely to continue to fall. Nat gas inventories were way above the normal average for this time of year.
David Burchell, senior lecturer, School of Humanities and Languages at the University of Western Sydney, says the Australian Labor Party elected Kevin Rudd in order to "minimize the scale of the loss" at the next elections.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy was a bit better, in spite of a fairly bearish inventory report and a large build in gasoline.
Italy's treasury denied on Wednesday its use of derivatives as a hedge on its huge debt pile posed any risk to public finances.
Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard has called a leadership ballot for 11.00 CET this morning. Matthew Taylor has more.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A lackluster session in the oil markets today, as oil came down a bit. If the oil supply is up again this week, it will put even more downward pressure on prices.
President Obama announces a wide-ranging plan to tackle pollution and prepare communities for global warming.
President Barack Obama will direct his administration on Tuesday to begin addressing the issue of climate change with executive branch actions, sidestepping Congress.
Sen. John McCain, (R-AZ), weighs in on the NSA scandal and Edward Snowden's pursuit of asylum in China and Russia.
"The status quo is unacceptable," said Sen. John McCain, (R-AZ), discussing the likelihood of passing immigration reform in both Houses of Congress, while "eleven million people" remain living in the shadows.
Jean Claude Trichet, former president of the ECB, speaks to CNBC exclusively about the mandate of central banks and the limit to what they can do.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up more than 1 percent at the close, while gold was down about 1 percent.
Italian judges found former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi guilty of having sex with a minor and abuse of power, giving him seven years in jail and imposing a lifetime ban on holding office.
CNBC's Louisa Bojesen tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.
Wolfango Piccoli, managing director at Teneo Intelligence, tells CNBC that Silvio Berlusconi's Bunga Bunga trial is overstated and will have minimal impact on Italian politics.