As home prices rise Americans are becoming more confident in the real estate market, but inventories remain historically low, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Jason Del Rey, Re/code, senior editor, discusses Amazon's Prime subscription price hike and the potential impact on future subscriber growth.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses Virtu Financials' trading claims, and if high-frequency trading is good for the market in the long-term.
Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy at NAB, says Australia's February jobs numbers is 'extremely unreliable', due to a small sample size.
With key economic data showing signs of improvement, Song Seng Wun, Regional Economist at CIMB, says Japan may finally be on the right track of recovery.
Christian Schulz, Senior Economist at Berenberg Bank, says weaker-than-expected retail sales and industrial output on Thursday, showed signs of a gradual slowdown in China's economy.
Kokou Agbo-Bloua, head of European equity strategy at BNP Paribas, expects "pretty significan" upside for European banks over the coming two to three years.
Jens Weidmann, president of the Deutsche Bundesbank, says that the market seems to be "anticipating" the euro zone's progress but warns geopolitical risks could still threaten markets.
Jens Weidmann, president of the Deutsche Bundesbank, says the challenges that Germany faces are "quite considerable" and include its huge demographic burdens and high debt levels.