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  • London, New York Top Cities for Wealthy: Report Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 4:40 AM ET
    London Bridge

    London and New York are still the most important cities for the super-rich despite stiff competition from the emerging economies, a report into attitudes of the wealthy has revealed.

  • Oil Could Hit $150 Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 6:46 PM ET
    Oil Could Hit $150

    Greg Smith, Group CEO, Global Commodities, says forward oil prices are trading below spot prices because they haven't factored in tensions with Iran. He adds that the price could rise to $150 given the risks of conflict with Iran.

  • Buying America, Buy Banks? Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 5:40 PM ET
    Buying America, Buy Banks?

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on whether banks are the best way to play the comeback in the U.S. economy, with the Fast Money traders.

  • The World's Biggest Debtor Nations Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 10:28 AM ET
    Throughout the financial crisis, many national economies have looked to their government and foreign lenders for financial support, which translates to increased spending, borrowing and in most cases, growing national debt.Deficit spending, government debt and private sector borrowing are the norm in most western countries, but due in part to the financial crisis, some nations and economies are in considerably worse debt positions than others.External debt is a measure of a nation's foreign liab

    Some nations around the globe are in considerably worse debt positions than others. Here are nations with the world's greatest debts.

  • Dow to Extend Rally to 13,900: Charts Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 11:35 PM ET
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    The first upside target for the Dow is 13,900, even though many will focus on the psychologically convenient round number target of 14,000.

  • Havana, Cuba

    The pope's visit to Cuba is providing a rare opportunity to see first hand the economic state of one of the last bastions of socialism, and whether or not a few new market-oriented laws are the start of meaningful change.

  • Gov. Jon Corzine of New Jersey

    Jon S. Corzine, the former chief executive of MF Global, was told during the brokerage firm’s final day of business that a crucial transfer of $175 million came from the firm’s own money — not from a customer account, according to an internal email, the New York Times reports.

  • Doing Business with Cuba, Despite Embargo Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 11:54 AM ET
    The Cuban flag flying in Park Central in Havana.

    Hundreds of millions of dollars worth of goods have been exported from the U.S. to Cuba for the past several years, and it's legal—despite the fact that an embargo is still in place.

  • Lost Cellphones Added Up Fast in 2011 Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 11:49 AM ET
    A pile of old cellular phones.

    A new industry report says Americans lost $30 billion worth of cell phones last year, reports USA Today.

  • Building a 'Fully-Integrated Military Marketplace' Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 11:43 AM ET
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    TroopSwap is a full-fledged e-commerce and daily deals site exclusively for veterans, service members and their families. The discount site offers up to 90 percent off on everything from skydiving to legal services, vacations and restaurants.

  • AIG Repays $1.5 Billion, a Year Ahead of Schedule Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 5:07 PM ET
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    The US Treasury Department said AIG has repaid taxpayers $1.5 billion, more than a year ahead of schedule.

  • The Killer Resume: How to Get Hired by the Machines Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 2:49 PM ET
    Man vs. Machine

    If you're still writing your resume for the humans, you’re doing it wrong. You've got to win over the machines if you want to get hired. Here are some tips for winning a robot recruiter's heart.

  • US Housing Market to Hit Bottom Soon: Savills CEO Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 3:35 AM ET

    The housing market in the United States is set to hit a low if monetary policy in the country is tightened, according to the CEO of Savills, John Lyons.

  • DMND Halts Dividend, Plans for Keystone Pipeline Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 5:00 PM ET
    DMND Halts Dividend, Plans for Keystone Pipeline

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg has the story on Diamond Foods halting dividend payments; Insight on why expediting construction of the southern half of the Keystone X-L Pipeline could actually push gas and diesel prices up in some parts of the country, with Philip Verleger, PKVerleger.

  • Portugal to Follow Greece: Roubini's Das Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 7:19 AM ET
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    Europe will see a recession this year and Portugal is likely to follow in Greece’s footsteps as the country struggles with high borrowing costs, according to the Managing Director of Market Research and Strategy at Roubini Global Economics.

  • Trading Oracle's Earnings, HP's Shakeup Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 5:00 PM ET
    Trading Oracle's Earnings, HP's Shakeup

    Dissecting the day's major business news, including HP's shakeup, Oracle's earnings call, the rally in financials, and more, with the Fast Money traders. CNBC's Jane Wells also reports on a victory for Chinese solar stocks.

  • 11 Celebrities Hit by the Taxman Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 4:51 PM ET
    It’s not tax time just yet, but it’s looming uncomfortably on the horizon. The conscientious among us have already filed their tax forms or are in the process of doing so. The rest of us hem, haw and put it off until the last minute.Apart from the punctual and the lackadaisical, another category of taxpayer exists: The taxpayer who, for one reason or another, has failed to accurately disclose all of his or her earnings. Sometimes this is a simple mistake. Sometimes it’s the accountant’s fault. S

    Some celebrities, including Lauryn Hill, fell out of good standing with the IRS, and paid dearly for it. Read ahead to see some of the celebrities who just didn’t get that return in on time.

  • 2012 to Be Another Record Year for Caterpillar: CEO Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 7:44 PM ET
    2012 to Be Another Record Year for Caterpillar: CEO

    Douglas Oberhelman, Chairman & CEO, Caterpillar says he's very optimistic about 2012. Paul Donovan, MD & Deputy Head of Global Economics, UBS joins the discussion.

  • Jim Cramer: Why the US Is the Best Place to Invest Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 6:42 PM ET

    When you put what’s happening in the U.S. in context with what other countries have to offer, the U.S. could be considered the best place invest, the “Mad Money” host says.

  • BofA Rollover & Dividend Investing Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 5:00 PM ET
    BofA Rollover & Dividend Investing

    Dissecting the day's major business news, with the Fast Money traders, including the top non-dividend paying companies with the biggest amount of cash on their books, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial.