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Where does oil head from here? Gareth Lewis-Davies, senior oil strategist at BNP Paribas, sees a further drop after the start of 2015, but there will be a improvement, after the "greatest period of stock-building is over" in 2015.
Europe is exposed to Russia's market and its economic downfall, however the impact could be "fairly limited" on the EU markets says Otilia Dhand, vice president of Teneo Intelligence.
2014 was a year of "divergence" -- especially in economic outcomes. This will affect policy responses says Abi Oladimeji, head of investment strategy at Thomas Miller Investment.
Did the Fed's meeting and the oil rebound dominate markets last week? Alan Knuckman, chief options strategist at Bulls-Eye Options, disagrees, saying that "profit-taking" was behind the U.S. markets moves last week.
"There's nobody left to buy the dollar, there's nobody left to short the euro" says Steve Sjuggerud, chief strategist at Stansberry Research, when discussing financial trends and 2015 trade predictions.
Brian Reynolds, chief market strategist at Rosenblatt Securities, weighs in about financial engineering driving the markets over the past five and a half years.
'Market Meltdown' is a board-game with a financial twist; giving players a chance to experience their own financial crisis. Will Sorrell, founder of Clarendon Games and creator of 'Market Meltdown', discusses the game's appeal.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, compares the price of oil to "a bungee jump", referring to its volatility in price, saying that the problem is no knowing how many more "bounces" there are in oil until the price is stabilised.
In 2014, U.S. markets have outperformed European ones, however when will U.S. equities start to appear more expensive? Tim Harris, CEO of Harris Capital, weighs in, discussing the introduction of new monetary policies in Europe.
With China's foreign minister offering to help Russia if needed, Neil Shearing, chief emerging markets economist at Capital Economics, discusses how Moscow is fairing, saying 2015 will show a "deep recession" for Russia.
Ben Lichtenstein, president at TradersAudio.com discusses what to expect from the markets today.
Discussing BlackBerry's upcoming quarterly earnings, Nihal Mehta, founding general partner at Eniac Partners, doesn't seem too positive, saying that the company is not as effective as its rivals when it comes to combining hardware with software.
Discussing Facebook and Twitter, Nihal Mehta, founding general partner at Eniac Partners says that Twitter is "dramatically undervalued", whilst consumers are suffering "too much saturation" to take on another app in 2015.
Executives from large corporations are not being held accountable when they break the law, according to Brandon Garrett, author of "Too Big to Jail".
CNBC's Hadley Gamble takes viewers behind the scenes of the EU Summit, whilst the D1920 protests continue to carry on outside the EU summit building.
Xerox has agreed to sell its IT outsourcing unit to Atos for $1.05 billion. Michel-Alain Proch, CFO of Atos, describes it as a "new strategy collaboration."
With the markets being in a "strong seasonal period", Andrew Burkly, managing director and head of institutional portfolio strategy at Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc seems positive that the market will move higher.
Tonight is the most popular night for the Christmas office party. Dustin MacMillan, head of creative at Hix Restaurant Group, shows you how to make a straight up martini, made from cow's milk vodka; and a traditional boozy eggnog to get you in the festive mood.
A sharp fall in any asset price, particularly oil will have a major "knock-on effect" with other asset prices says Paul Sedgwick, head of investments at Frank Investments.
From an investment perspective, how can you find opportunity in popular festive cocktails? Trevor Stirling, European beverages analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, says we've moved away from gummy bear and cookie dough flavoured vodkas, towards flavoured whisky.
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