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  • M&A appetite in 2015  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    As Shire announces that it will buy U.S. company NPS Pharmaceuticals, Richard Gnodde, co-CEO of Goldman Sachs International, discusses the outlook for mergers and acquisitions in 2015, and says this deal is an "encouraging start."

  • ECB playing catch-up with QE  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    Jan Hatzius, chief economist at Goldman Sachs, says that while a 500-euro quantitative easing program wouldn't be small, "we need a large effort by the ECB" as they should have employed more aggressive monetary easing "a lot earlier."

  • Cyprus' economic reform plans  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 4:20 AM ET

    The European Central Bank could announce a quantitative easing programme that's based on paid-in capital by central banks, a source told CNBC. Annette Weisbach talks to Harris Georgiades, Cyprus' financial minister, about this issue and the country's recovery.

  • Fed's rate hike to be delayed for longer?  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 4:10 AM ET

    Jan Hatzius, chief economist at Goldman Sachs, says that low wage growth in the U.S. is holding down core price inflation, which will delay a U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike beyond June's meeting.

  • Paris shootings: 1000 policemen on the scene  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 5:40 AM ET

    Discussing the ongoing "Charlie Hebdo" situation, CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports what we know about the two gunmen and the security efforts that are currently underway at the hostage situation.

  • Markets: China's a 'good reform story'  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 5:30 AM ET

    China's inflation prices have fallen to a five year low in December. Geoff Dennis, head of GEM equity strategy at UBS discusses why he recommends it for 2015.

  • Is US NFP a 'troubled indicator'?  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 5:05 AM ET

    Ahead of Friday's U.S. jobs report release, Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, discusses whether we'll see further improvement in hourly earnings data.

  • French police: Journalists don't film live  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Discussing the ongoing "Charlie Hebdo" situation, CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports that French police have asked the media to not film live. She discusses the conflicting reports that are emerging.

  • Convertible bonds: The sector to watch  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:45 AM ET

    Convertible bonds are like "a bond with a stock option" says Gustav Sandstrom at Dealreporter, who explains more.

  • Precious metals still sparkle  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    Gold is still a relatively "reasonable safe haven," in comparison to bonds which are "not as safe as you think" says Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group.

  • U.S. unemployment: To rise or decline?  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Ahead of today's U.S. jobs report release, Steven Saywell, global head of FX strategy at BNP Paribas, says that continued strength in U.S. non-farm payrolls is the "key release" that the Fed is looking out for.

  • Paris shootings: Hostage situation at factory  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    Discussing the ongoing "Charlie Hebdo" situation, CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports that at least one person has been taken hostage and that shots have been fired in the area of Dammartin-en-Goele.

  • The Bank of England has announced that it will keep its main interest rate at 0.5 percent. Anthony O'Brien, co-head of European rates strategy at Morgan Stanley, says he expects rates to rise before the end of 2015.

  • Fed Minutes: Bullish or dovish?  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 5:50 AM ET

    Even though inflation dropped sharply at the start of 2015, it will not stop the U.S. Federal Reserve from raising rates during the middle of the year, says Greg Ip, U.S. economics editor at The Economist.

  • 2015: A year of economic divergence?  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 5:30 AM ET

    George Goncalves, head of U.S. rates strategy at Nomura Securities, discusses the latest in the U.S. bond market.

  • Tesco: On the way back up  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 5:15 AM ET

    The recent scandals at Tesco do not reflect the overall business, and now we are seeing Tesco pick itself back up, says Bruno Monteyne, senior analyst of European food retail at Sanford Bernstein.

  • Oil price weighs on Fed's outlook  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 5:10 AM ET

    The U.S. Federal Reserve sees the drop in the price of oil as good for consumers, but what about headline inflation? Tony Fratto, managing director at Hamilton Place Strategies, gives his thoughts.

  • An attack on freedom of speech  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 5:05 AM ET

    As the "Charlie Hebdo" shooting investigation continues, Torbjorn Soltvedt, principal analyst at Verisk Maplecroft, talks about the possible regimes involved and the rationale behind the attack.

  • We must ramp up security  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Events like the recent shootings in Paris are difficult to forecast. Therefore, countries in Europe and the U.S. must continue to place emphasis on security, says Tony Fratto, managing director at Hamilton Place Strategies.

  • Charlie Hebdo: A Day of Mourning  Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    The female police officer who was shot in Montrougue has died. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports the latest.

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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.

  • Seema Mody is a CNBC reporter and host of the "Trading the Twicker" segment on "Fast Money."