Tina Fordham, senior political analyst at Citi, comments on the U.S.'s decision to arm Syrian rebels and says that while leaders agree that tax issues need to be tackled, it will be very difficult for them to agree on a common framework.» Read More
How do you make money in these markets? Here is what some of the experts on CNBC have been telling us this morning
Nigel Seeley, media manager at Bet Butler, explains why Tiger Woods is the bookies' favorite and the man to beat at the U.S. Golf Masters.
A look at what's driving the surge in tech stocks, with CNBC's Seema Mody.
Clarence Tsui, Asia bureau chief for The Hollywood Reporter, talks to CNBC about Chinese censorship of foreign films and says film cancellations are "arbitrary."
Jason Gammel, head of European oil and gas research at Macquarie Securities, says oil prices will remain subdued in the short-term due to weak global demand and a surge of production in the U.S, Canada and Brazil.
Derek Halpenny, european head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, tells CNBC that the dollar/yen will push through the 100 level given the current momentum in the market.
Peter Thal Larsen, asia editor for Reuters Breakingviews, discusses the bird flu outbreak in China and the impact it could have on stocks.
Alistair Thronton, china economist at IHS Global Insight, , tells CNBC Chinese exports data for March is "absurd" and was probably inflated.
Olly Burrows, senior banks analyst at Rabobank, comments on the head of the IMF's warning that big banks are still under threat and on the situation in Slovenia.
Tony Fratto,managing director at Hamilton Place Strategies and Ben White, chief economic correspondent at POLITICO, discuss the U.S. Budget and agree that it will result in yet another short term deal.
Dr. Judith Rodin, president of the Rockefeller Foundation, explains what Impact Investing is, and says it's for investors who are looking to have a social impact while also getting some financial returns.
John Nelson, chairman at Lloyd's, tells CNBC that the insurance market is attracting capital at the moment as the general picture for general insurance is subdued.
Mike Yip, assistant vice president at CIMB, talks to CNBC about the outlook for the solar industry and says that while the general market is improving there are still some overcapacity issues.
Alessandro Tentori, head of developed markets rates strategy at Citi, tells CNBC that Italian bonds are priced more on trend than on fundamentals and says the market is not currently pricing in all the financial and political risks.
Jake Stratton, director of Control Risks, discusses the situation on the Korean peninsula and says that North Korea is conforming to its usual pattern of threat but that a war is an "unlikely scenario".
Jim Maceda, NBC's correspondent, discusses the potential North Korean missile launch and the steps neighbouring countries and the U.S. have taken to protect their territories.
Julian Callow, chief international economist at Barclays, tells CNBC Chinese data is hard to interpret and that growth in the country is not quite as strong as it looks like.
Aldo Mazzaferro, senior steel, metals and mining analyst at Macquarie Securities, says Alcoa's results are not enough to "spark excitement in the share" as he expects aluminium prices to come down due to strong supply growth in China.
Richard Cosse, managing partner at Perigee Finance Group, describes how competitive the global shipping sector is and what impact the slowdown in lending from banks will have on the sector.
Mary Jo Jacobi, former assistant secretary of commerce and special assistant to the President, talks to CNBC about Margaret Thatcher's European vision and how some of the issues she raised are still relevant today.