The triad of China's economy, trade war and the Fed's policy is a false alarm — the main problems are America's dangerous security challenges around the world involving military confrontations with China and Russia, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
Italian banks have gone through mergers, fund-raising measures and a great deal of effort to reduce the level of their bad loans since the euro zone sovereign debt crisis of 2011.
Wall Street has to understand that the Fed's focus on price stability is the best policy to maintain and enhance sustainable growth of demand, output and employment, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
The U.S. economy will continue to grow in the months ahead, and the Fed will change little, if anything, to its present accommodative stance, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
El-Erian argues that the central bank under Chairman Jerome Powell made an error in changing the number of potential interest rate hikes next year.
Boris Schlossberg, managing director of FX Strategy at BK Asset Management, speaks to CNBC's "Squawk Alley" as the european markets close.
Japan keeps kicking the can down the road instead of coming to grips with its existential problems of society, economy and peaceful neighborly relations, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
Given their record over the last two years, Washington strategists seem to know nothing about the extent to which an improving trade balance increases business investments, profits, employment creation and more, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
The latest wave of heavy selling in financial markets offers a clear sign of things to come, according to a new report from the BIS.
U.S. government debt prices rose on Friday as traders digested fresh economic data out of China and looked ahead to next week's Federal Reserve meeting.
Stocks fell sharply on Friday after weaker-than-expected data in China and Europe exacerbated concerns of a global economic slowdown.
The euro fell broadly on Friday as the euro zone economy showed more signs it's beginning to sputter, while the dollar made some headway as investors turned nervous about a slowdown in China.
Shares in Asia closed lower on Friday as China reported a slew of economic data that missed expectations, deepening worries about headwinds facing the world's second largest economy.
Paul Donovan of UBS Global Wealth Management says it's important for the ECB to consider how to manage the liquidity of the European financial system if the U.K. has a hard exit.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach joins 'Squawk on the Street' to report the details of ECB President Mario Draghi's news conference.
At the same time the ECB's governing council has confirmed it will stop quantitative easing (QE) purchases from the end of December.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks about the effect of geopolitical uncertainty, protectionism and market volatility on the European economy.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is speaking at the institution's headquarters in Frankfurt following its latest monetary policy decision.
Michael Krautzberger, head of European fixed income at BlackRock, discusses the European Central Bank's latest monetary policy decision.
CNBC’s Wilfred Frost reports on U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May’s confidence vote victory amid uncertainty around the future of her leadership and Brexit.