This Saturday, investors will tune in to see if India's Narendra Modi delivers on the reforms he's promised as he unveils the country's annual budget.» Read More
Global equities have strong momentum behind them as they enter 2015, with the first five months looking "especially good for the markets", according to Tim Hayes, chief investment strategist at Ned Davis Research.
Two of Libya's key oil terminals have been closed after clashes broke out, disrupting the country's crude export capacity. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports.
Shale plays are starting to become "uneconomic" at $60 per barrel, and a further drop would only make things worse, says Stewart Glickman, equity analyst and group head of energy and materials at S&P Capital IQ.
As plummeting oil prices hit markets, Carter Worth, chief market technician at Sterne Agee, discusses whether it's just oil that's spooking investors.
The French government has announced they will ban Uber service Uberpop from January 1st 2015. CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi discusses further.
With Uberpop being banned in France from 1st January 2015, Nicolas Brusson, co-founder and COO of BlaBlaCar, discusses how his company differs by focusing on long distance journeys.
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's labour reforms are a "step in the right direction", according to Anatoli Annenkov, senior European economist at Societe Generale, who argues that much more is needed, nevertheless.
Discussing China's growth targets changing from 7.4 percent to 7.1 percent, Jason Pidcock, manager at Newton Asian Income fund, says it's "the direction that matters, not the number".
Discussing the unfolding events of the Sydney hostage situation, Benjamin MacQueen, senior lecturer of Politics and International Relations at Monash University, discusses whether the Australian government could have predicted this event.
New South Wales (NSW) police commissioner, Andrew Scipione told a news conference that the force was continuing to investigate not speculate, and "we're doing all we can" to solve this current hostage situation in Sydney.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's landslide election win means he can now focus on structural reforms says Derek Halpenny, European head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo, Mitsubishi.
Ahead of the U.S. market open, Todd Horwitz, author & founder of Averagejoeoptions.com talks about the market's volatility and how oil has impacted it.
Over the last year, there's been a severe escalation in cyber attacks and 2015 will not be any different, with multiple devices being affected around the world, says Raj Samani, CTO for EMEA's McAfee.
The declining price in oil is certainly having an effect and it is "common sense" for lower oil prices to filter down to the consumer says Martin Leclerc, chief investment officer and portfolio manager at Barrack Yard Advisors.
Discussing the possibility of a flip from deflation to inflation in Japan will inevitably cut into corporate margins say Jesper Koll, managing director and head of Japanese equity research at JPMorgan Securities, yet for the next year, low oil prices will help.
Uber's service has been facing some tough critics in recent weeks. Despite negative coverage, Eileen Burbidge, partner at Passion Capital, says investors won¿t be put off, with Baidu potentially investing more money in the country.
As Japan braces itself for a snap election, Jesper Koll, managing director and head of Japanese equity research at JPMorgan Securities says that PM Shinzo Abe's "grip on economic power" and parliament will lead to consistent policies for the next two years.
The continual drop in oil prices is good for the consumer and is a "great opportunity" for heavy oil importers in emerging world, like Indonesia, says Marc Ostwald, strategist at ADM Investor Services.
After ECB's data on the take-up of TLTROs, Boris Schlossberg, managing director at BK Asset Management says this could be "euro-positive", as it creates the idea of a delay in full QE.
The European Central Bank allotted 129.84 billion euros ($162 billion) in the second round of its targeted long-term refinancing operation (TLTRO). Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, discusses the results.
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