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  • Saudi: Global oil bank no more?  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    After the OPEC meeting, Saudi Arabia clearly no longer wants to be the global "central bank for oil" says John Stephenson, president & CEO of Stephenson & Company Capital Management.

  • Hackers are thankful for scamming season  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 4:50 AM ET

    Thanksgiving was first day of the "holiday scam season", whereby hackers attempt to confuse and steal money from consumers, says EJ Hilbert, managing director at Kroll; whilst Thursday's newspaper attack was "propaganda-based".

  • New direction for Brazil?  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Brazil's new finance minister, Joaquim Levy is a "fiscal hawk" yet making a lot of bold promises may make his work difficult says Bhanu Baweja, global head of emerging market cross asset strategy at UBS.

  • AstraZeneca on failed Pfizer deal  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 4:35 AM ET

    The tax inversion announcement seriously reduced the likelihood of the Pfizer AstraZeneca deal going ahead says CNBC's Catherine Boyle.

  • Place your bets on Canadian dollar  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Recent evidence shows a divergence between the correlation of crude oil prices and the Canadian dollar, says Derek Halpenny, European head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd.

  • Credibility 'critical' for emerging markets  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Improving credibility of India's policymakers is "critically important" especially for emerging markets says Shweta Singh, senior economist at Lombard Street Research, ahead of India's Q3 GDP data release.

  • Tactical moves at the OPEC meeting  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 4:05 AM ET

    Due to the OPEC meeting's result, no OPEC member country wants to see oil under $80 per barrel, yet countries are "tactically" forcing other members to "share the burden" says Jason Gammel, oil & gas equity analyst at Jefferies.

  • ECB will fulfil its mandate: France's Macron  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    The European Central Bank will fulfil its mandate in the next weeks, says Emmanuel Macron, French economy minister, adding that France will put forth further reforms to parliament.

  • Markets will soon discuss the European Central Bank's credibility issues according to Alessandro Tentori, head of rates strategy at Citi.

  • OPEC meeting: Shale oil adds difficulties  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Ahead of the OPEC meeting, Jamie Webster, senior director of Global Oil Markets at IHS Energy says he thinks there won¿t be a cut, whilst shale oil poses extra challenges for the OPEC meeting.

  • The Christmas Creep begins  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    When does Black Friday actually begin? CNBC's Courtney Reagan talks about the "Christmas Creep" and when retailers decide to start their sales season to beat competition.

  • Do all oil ministers want short-term fixes?  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 5:35 AM ET

    Ahead of OPEC meeting, CNBC talked to various oil ministers on their opinions about future oil cuts.

  • OPEC exec vs CNBC's Sedgwick  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Ahead of the OPEC meeting, CNBC looks at Steve Sedgwick's encounters Saudi Arabia's oil minister, Ali Al-Naimi.

  • Asian stocks hit one month high  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Have we missed the rally to jump into Asian markets? Maya Bhandari, director of multi asset allocation at Threadneedle Asset Management discusses further.

  • Banks in pain from oil market exposure?  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    When considering the oil markets and its falling oil prices, banks must be considered as a risky area for 2015 says Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank.

  • A Thanksgiving in London? Why not?  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 4:50 AM ET

    London restaurants are welcoming U.S. tradition this Thanksgiving. Jonny Ensall, deputy editor of Time Out London suggests places to dine in London this Thanksgiving.

  • Monitise: We'll be profitable by 2016  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 4:45 AM ET

    Monitise connects banks with mobile operators and technology companies, so people can use their phones for bank details and purchasing goods globally, says Alastair Lukies, Co-CEO of Monitise.

  • 'The stage is set' for higher equities in Japan  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 4:35 AM ET

    Central bank policies are a hot topic globally. Hans Goetti, head of Investment Asia at Banque Internationale à Luxembourg talks about the current state of China and Japan's economies.

  • Things haven't changed with Naimi  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 4:05 AM ET

    Ahead of the OPEC meeting, CNBC's Steve Sedgwick receives a muted response from Saudi Arabia's oil minister, Ali Al-Naimi.

  • Oil isn't the best investment opportunity  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Investment opportunities could be better elsewhere. Ana Cukic Armstrong, CEO of Armstrong Investment Managers says the recent change in Japan's GPIF policy could have a huge influence on the market.

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  • CNBC's global business programme brings the business and investing world together. Each weekday Julia Chatterley, Wilfred Frost and Seema Mody consider the business stories that have global significance. With reports from CNBC's correspondents from around the world, Worldwide Exchange delivers essential, actionable information for any investor, anywhere who wants to be part of a global business conversation.

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  • Chatterley is CNBC’s European reporter covering key business and political events, as well as regular Eurogroup and EU leaders summits in Brussels.

  • Wilfred Frost is anchor of Worldwide Exchange, joining CNBC in 2014.

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