Socrates Lazaridis, executive chairman of Athens Exchange SA, reacts to the European Central Bank's interest rate cut and expresses his desire for a more centralized European public-deficit authority. Lazaridis also talks about why he thinks now is a good time for foreign investors to look to Greece. Says Lazaridis, Greece's economic restructuring is bringing about "many opportunities, and there are many foreign investors that are looking closely at the Greek market." - Katie Roof
Investment bank Berkery, Noyes & Co. hired Vineet Asthana (an avid squash player) as a managing director in the telecom, media and technology group. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.
If Warren Buffett is right that investors should be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful, it's time to be greedy-at least with oil and gas stocks. And two big oilfield services mergers are creating perhaps the best bets. More video