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BASF Q2 profit dips amid patchy global economy

Chemicals and oil company BASF SE warned Thursday that it will find it more difficult to achieve its full-year profit target as it reported a 4.2 percent fall in second-quarter earnings due to weaker demand in an uneven global economy. Full story

Cramer: Banks Making the Most I've Seen in Ages

   Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses all the headwinds the global economy is facing, and where market opportunities are now. "Bank stocks have been fabulous, and this move is in its infancy," he says.

Stocks Rise on Fed Optimism

   Discussing the global economy and stocks at the start of the Fed meeting, with CNBC's Bob Pisani and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities.

Competition Big Focus at Paris Air Show

   CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Louis Chenevert, United Technologies CEO, about the growing demand for the A350 engine, and provides an outlook on jet fuel prices and the global economy.

DB CEO: Highlights of FIG Conference

   Anshu Jain, Co-CEO, Deutsche Bank, discusses the global economy and his own cautious optimism. He also discusses tapering, and says the normalization of bond yields is very constructive.

German finance minister: euro zone crisis no longer main risk to global economy

AYLESBURY, England (Reuters) - The euro zone crisis is no longer the main risk for the global economy, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Saturday, adding that a "relatively high level of liquidity" could cause problems. Full story

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