"We are not worried about Italy, we think this is a panic and unfounded fear," Oliver Baethe, chief financial officer at Allianz told CNBC. He added Allianz's exposure to the peripheral debt was now "fairly limited." "We have about 5 billion euros in exposure to the peripheral countries, the largest one of that left is Spain. On all the other ones its much smaller the net unrealised losses on all of the periphery portfolio is around 700 million," he said.
Before getting too excited about the modest uptick in net job creation and a slight downward move in the unemployment rate, it’s probably worth a look under the hood.
The social networking website swings to a second quarter profit in its first earnings report since going public almost three months ago. Insight with Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn CEO.
Making sense of the global sell-off, with Mohamed Ed-Erian, PIMCO CEO/co-CIO.
A breakdown of the July employment report. The numbers shows unemployment down to 9.1 percent and non-farm employment is up 117,000 in July vs. 46,000 in June. Insight with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Mark Olson, Treliant Risk Advisors, and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
The housing bubble and its subsequent ripple effects on consumers and financial institutions are at the top of the list. The direct economic impact from 12.5 million foreclosures is something the US has not experienced.
Unemployment is still high and the economy uncertain, but job seekers aren't giving up—they're logging on, said Gary Swart, CEO of oDesk, an online freelancing site for contract workers.
Breaking down the numbers, which came in as expected, with Peter Yastrow, Pastrow Origer and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
A look ahead of tomorrow's jobs report, with Matt Ferguson, CareerBuilder CEO, who says 60 percent of workers laid off last year have a new job.
Weighing in on the online contracting job market, with Gary Swart, oDesk CEO, who says companies are looking for talent outside their local market.
Discussing whether the U.S. economy is headed for a double dip, with Ward McCarthy, Jefferies.
Private sector payrolls rose at a faster pace than expected in July, but a surprising increase in layoffs helped push the number of announced jobs cuts to a 16-month high, separate reports showed.
A breakdown of the July employment numbers, with Joel Prakken, Macroeconomic Advisers; CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli.
July job cuts were the highest monthly total since March 2010, says John Challenger, Challenger, Gray & Christmas CEO, who says major cuts have been made in iconic organizations in strong areas like technology, pharmaceuticals and retail.
The bear market is on its way back, economist and contrarian investor Marc Faber, the editor and publisher of The Gloom Boom & Doom Report told CNBC Tuesday.
A new wave of corporate layoffs could pick up momentum if the economy does not kick into a higher gear soon — and that has traders thinking Friday's US jobs report may be a huge disappointment.
Bad economic news bombarded the UK Treasury on Monday as new International Monetary Fund forecasts cast doubt on the chancellor’s deficit reduction plan, the FT reports.
A new wave of corporate layoffs could pick up momentum if the economy does not kick into a higher gear soon.
With the debt ceiling crisis looming, we are at risk of losing the momentum America has gained toward energy independence and achieving a cleaner, greener future.