Stéphane Pedrazzi is CNBC's Paris correspondent, covering the French markets and key business events.
Before joining CNBC, Pedrazzi worked at Bloomberg Television, where since 2004 he wrote and anchored the daily flagship morning program "Matin Bourse." Pedrazzi is an experienced financial journalist, having also anchored a number of other Bloomberg programs and having reported live from key European business events.
He previously worked for Radio Classique, reporting on business and political news for six years as their London correspondent. He started his career in journalism in 1992 as a presenter on Classic FM in Lyon.
CEOs worldwide may be eyeing China right now, but European business leaders are also concerned about rumblings in an economy closer to home.
BNP Paribas reported better-than-expected profit on Friday, as the strong dollar gave the French bank's earnings a boost.
He may be a socialist, but France's economy minister showed no support on Thursday for Greece's new left-wing government.
Paris prosecutors say 12 people have now died in a shooting that occurred Wednesday at satirical magazine's offices in Paris. French President Hollande called the shooting a 'terrorist' attack.