Gemma Acton is a CNBC correspondent with a focus on the alternative asset and wealth sectors in Europe. 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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Italy's banking stocks led equity markets higher on Monday as investors reacted enthusiastically to the rescue of two failing banks.
CNBC's Gemma Acton breaks down how activist investor Third Point wants Nestle to develop its business, including improving operations and reorganizing its portfolio.
CNBC's Gemma Acton discusses the latest developments in the Italian banking sector.
U.S. bank stock valuations continue to be hit by the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the industry in recent years, says a banking analyst.
Sterling is on course to trend towards parity with the U.S. dollar and the euro, Beat Wittmann, partner at Porta Advisors, has warned.
The OPEC-led output cut deal extended last month until February 2018 is unlikely to survive beyond that, says Macquarie's oil research head.
The U.K. cannot hope to retain its financial passporting benefits if it pursues a hard Brexit, says European Commission vice president Valdis Dombrovskis.
Traders were assessing on Wednesday the potential impact upon the oil price of the leadership change within Saudi Arabia's ruling family.
British Land has launched “Storey”, a new flexible workspace space service which hopes to fill a gap in the London office market. British Land CEO Chris Grigg discusses the news.
British Land CEO Chris Grigg talks about how the company is reacting and adapting to the rise of e-commerce giant Amazon and its influence in the consumer market. Added comment on Brexit.
Far from being the "coloring in department," responsible for making people want to buy products, marketing now has a broader remit than ever.
Alibaba CMO Chris Tung talks to CNBC's Marketing.Media.Money on China’s creativity crossing borders at Cannes Lions.
Diageo Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer, Syl Saller and Mark Sandys, global head of beer and baileys at Diageo, talk about how they’ve sometimes failed at defining brand purpose and what they’ve done about it.
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.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon and former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick meeting in Washington, DC, on Monday
Steven Englander, head of research and strategy at Rafiki Capital Management, says the health care bill should only impact the markets if it passes.
Activist investor Dan Loeb is making his biggest bet ever on Nestlé.