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Greenspan on the markets     Fri, 7 Feb '14 | 7:41 AM ET

Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC that stock values are encouraging, but he's worried about two other things.

Benoit Anne, head of emerging market strategy at Societe Generale, says a good jobs number will trigger a selloff in emerging market currencies.

As the tube strikes continue for a second day, London's mayor, Boris Johnson tells CNBC that the U.K. capital remains "open for business" and that investors are not scared by these kinds of actions.

Paul Mackel, Head of Asia Currency Research at HSBC, says the rupee's outperformance during the emerging market selloff could mean that it no longer belongs in the "fragile five."

Should the Netherlands exit the EU?     Fri, 7 Feb '14 | 11:35 AM ET

Mark Pragnell, head of commissioned projects at Capital Economics, argues that the Netherlands would be better off if it exited the euro zone and European Union.

Fisher: Consumers 'frozen' by weather     Fri, 7 Feb '14 | 8:16 AM ET

We've seen a growth in the "diaper category, "Thomas Falk, chairman & CEO at Kimberly-Clark, sharing his thoughts on the pulse of the consumer. Richard Fisher, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, provides perspective on how Mother Nature is impacting the economy, jobs and Fed policy.

Will Sochi boost the Russian economy?     Fri, 7 Feb '14 | 5:20 AM ET

Pavel Laberko, fund manager at UBP, discusses the Olympics' economic impact and points out that over half of the money spent on Sochi was actually used to build or update the region's infrastructure.

While some Japanese tech firms are forecasting record profits this year, Jean-Louis Lafayeedney, Asia Technology Analyst at Ji Asia, explains the unique factors behind Sony's struggle.

Scott McNealy, Wayin co-founder shares his thoughts on social media and reveals which high-tech companies are on his radar.

Helen Zhu, chief China equity strategist at Goldman Sachs, says some of the recent Chinese data "may be transitory" and that the market is "well-positioned for a cyclical upturn."

US jobs: Expect 'significant miss'     Fri, 7 Feb '14 | 5:50 AM ET

Todd Horwitz, author and founder at Averagejoeoptions.com, expects a "fairly significant miss" for the January nonfarm payrolls as the market hasn't seen any significant "top-line growth" in earnings.

Tim Condon, Head of Research, Asia, ING Financial Markets, explains why he doesn't think Asian markets will witness an emerging market crisis.

Eswar Prasad, Senior Professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University, says that there are no viable contenders to replace the greenback as the world's reserve currency.

Martoma found guilty on all charges     Thu, 6 Feb '14 | 4:11 PM ET

CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on the high emotion surrounding the insider trading case for former SAC Capital Advisors hedge fund portfolio manager Mathew Martoma.

Ahead of Sony's third quarter earnings, Bob O'Donnell, Founder and Chief Analyst at Technalysis Research, says the firm should focus more on smartphones.

Amando Tetangco Jr., Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, says the central bank will hold rates steady as long as inflation remains within its target.

Danny Gabay, director of Fathom Consulting, says the European Central Bank needs to engage in quantitative easing and must buy debt from countries that are more stable.

Bernard Charlès, CEO of Dassault Systèmes, says the company is in a good position to expand further into fast growing markets such as India and China.

Pimco's Bill Gross discusses Puerto Rico's troubled debt and shares his Fed forecast, calling the taper "a good thing."

BlackRock's Gerardo Rodriguez says that while short-term volatility should to be expected, exposure to emerging markets is a must. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

Jamaican bobsled team gets gear back     Thu, 6 Feb '14 | 12:45 PM ET

CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports from Sochi, where facility preparation is "mostly done." Also, the gear for the Jamaican bobsled team has arrived after being thoroughly checked in customs.

The Olympic Cauldron is tested by fire crews at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Park in the Costal Cluster on January 27, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

NBC News' Pete Williams is reporting the U.S. government has sent an advisory to airlines flying to Russia warning them of potential explosives in toothpaste tubes, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.

Chatib Basri, Finance Minister of Indonesia, discusses the country's upbeat fourth-quarter growth data and explains the country's progress in achieving a trade surplus.

Sanofi underperformed in EM: CEO     Thu, 6 Feb '14 | 11:24 AM ET

Chris Viehbacher, Sanofi CEO, says the group "didn't perform as well as it should have" in emerging markets but highlights that there are still "fundamentally huge" growth opportunities in these markets.

Saudi Women in the Workforce     Wed, 5 Feb '14 | 7:00 PM ET

Access: Middle East explores how the Saudi government is meeting the challenge when it comes to creating opportunities for women inside the Kingdom.

Antoine Frérot, CEO of Veolia, says that the group has now done all that it "needed to do."

Topshop: Could Kim replace Kate?     Wed, 5 Feb '14 | 4:10 AM ET

There are no plans for a collaboration between Topshop and Kim Kardashian, says Sir Philip Green, owner of Arcadia, refuting claims that their recent meeting could lead to further joint projects.

Why the ECB will hold rates: Berenberg     Thu, 6 Feb '14 | 12:44 AM ET

Christian Schulz, Senior Economist at Berenberg Bank, expects the European Central Bank (ECB) to hold rates on the back of an optimistic growth outlook.

Mark Tinker, Head of AXA Framlington Asia at AXA Investment Managers Asia, says Macau's cashflows and strong fundamentals indicate the gaming sector remains attractive.

Barry Dawes, Head of Resources at Paradigm Securities, explains why he thinks gold stocks will be leading bullion prices higher.