Sam Meredith is a Digital Reporter for CNBC in London. Having joined in October 2016, Sam writes regular news stories covering politics and macroeconomics across Europe. Previously, he worked as a Broadcast Journalist in Geneva and Riga. Sam graduated from the University of Portsmouth with a BA in Journalism.
European markets closed higher on Wednesday afternoon as investors geared up for a rate decision from the U.S. Federal Reserve and continued to digest earnings reports.
Any Russian response to fresh sanctions from the U.S. is unlikely to cause any major harm for American investors and could merely be a symbolic gesture, according to one political analyst.
Allegations of industry collusion between Germany's car manufacturing industry is not likely to spill over into a major global legal threat, Arndt Ellinghorst, head of global automotive research at Evercore ISI, told CNBC on Tuesday.
European bourses closed higher during Tuesday as investors monitored earnings and awaited the start of a two-day policy meeting of the Fed.
OPEC's efforts to stimulate flagging prices are likely to fail once again, Mouhammed Choukeir, CIO at Kleinwort Hambros, told CNBC on Tuesday.
Some of the biggest technology firms on Wall Street are poised to announce earnings this week though finding a favorite among them is akin to a parent specifying their favorite child, Ben Rogoff, Polar Capital Fund Manager, told CNBC on Monday.
Shares in the top three German carmakers dropped sharply on Monday after it was reported that EU antitrust officials had started investigating a possible breach of regulatory standards.
The deeply flawed Western economic system is contributing to the worst economic recovery the world has ever seen, Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, said on Friday.
European stocks closed mixed on Thursday as investors reacted to the European Central Bank's decision to leave interest rates on hold.
Unilever lifted its full-year margin target on Thursday after seeing a big improvement in the first half, underlying its ability to boost returns as an independent firm after rebuffing a $143 billion takeover bid from Kraft Heinz earlier this year.
Instead of heading to Foot Locker to buy new Nike sneakers, consumers are now going to Amazon and Nike.com to buy direct
TV ratings are falling as we move to viewing content online, how do you value the return on sports sponsorship deals? GumGum's Jeff Katz tells CNBC how.
Is it luck or judgement? Viral vids can increase visibility for brands if done right. CNBC talks to Jamie Bolding, CEO of Jungle Creations to get some tips
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.
Michael Farr of Farr Miller Washington says he is encouraged that earnings and market fundamentals are strong enough to justify current market levels.
Peter Spiegel of the Financial Times explains how new US sanctions on Russia could have a wider impact on all of Europe.
The tech sector is in focus following Alphabet earnings. Jurrien Timmer of Fidelity Investments gives his take.