Gemma Acton is a CNBC news anchor and correspondent. Acton joined CNBC as a producer in 2015 after eight years working in investment banking and asset management for Goldman Sachs, PIMCO and Merrill Lynch between London, New York and Dubai. Acton gained her MBA/MA from The Lauder Institute at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and is a CFA Charterholder.
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The customer potential of the millennial (age 25 to 35) is much-hyped and for certain industries, such as luxury, deservedly so.
"Banks are better placed to face deteriorating operating conditions over the next 12-18 months," Andrea Usai, senior vice president at Moody’s Investor Services, told CNBC.
CNBC's Gemma Acton discusses RBS' earnings beat; CFO Ewen Stevenson highlighted that it had swung back to a first-half profit for the first time in three years.
CNBC's Gemma Acton speaks about RBS' second-quarter results, which overall reveal an optimistic picture after a challenging decade for the bank.
RBS reported a large earnings beat on Friday morning with the U.K. lender highlighting that it had swung back to a first-half profit for the first time in three years.
CNBC's Gemma Acton weighs in on RBS, a bank 72 percent owned by the U.K. government, and its second-quarter earnings.
RBS CFO Ewen Stevenson speaks about his bank's second-quarter results, saying that it is awaiting further guidance from the U.S. Department of Justice.
CNBC’s Gemma Acton expects Bank of England governors to call a 6-2 vote to keep interest rates the same at today’s meeting of governors.
CNBC's Gemma Acton and Andrew Sheets, Morgan Stanley Chief Cross-Asset Strategist, discuss concerns that the Bank of England faces.
CNBC's Gemma Acton speaks about factors that could impact the Bank of England's interest rate decision.
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
Drew Matus of MetLife gives his take on buying stocks while considering news out of Washington and overseas.
A massive manhunt is underway in Spain for the terrorist who drove a van into a crowd of pedestrians in Barcelona yesterday.
Jeff Kleintop of Charles Schwab says so far, markets have been tracking earnings instead of political headlines, although tax reform would provide a boost.