Worldwide Exchange


  • Structural reforms must gain momentum: Draghi  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:40 AM ET

    Other policy areas are needed to strengthen investment and job creation, says ECB President Mario Draghi, urging governments not to "unravel" progress made in structural reforms and fiscal policies.

  • ECB to start buying covered bonds shortly: Draghi  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    The ECB will start buying covered bonds in October, says President Mario Draghi, after the central bank left key rates unchanged. He adds that it stands ready to use unconventional measures.

  • Europe 'faces an uphill climb': Pro  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, says that the European ABS market is not large enough for the ECB to reach its balance sheet expansion target.

  • Russia is open to foreign investors: Deputy fin min  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:45 AM ET

    When the oil price falls, so does the ruble says Alexei V. Moiseev, Russia's deputy minister of finance. He adds that no measures have been taken to close Russia to foreign investors.

  • What Renzi can do for Italian business  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:35 AM ET

    Guglielmo Miani, CEO of Larusmiani, discusses what Italian companies are doing to offset weak domestic consumption, and says that businesses need more labor market flexibility.

  • Lamborghini unveils plug-in hybrid concept car: CEO  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Stefan Winkelmann, CEO of Lamborghini, discusses the company's first plug-in hybrid car, but says there's still a lot of work to do. He also comments on Lamborghini's second-biggest market, China.

  • Hyundai 'regionalization strategy is very firm': COO  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Allan Rushforth, senior vice president and COO at Hyundai Motor Europe, says the group's regionalization strategy gives it durability and stability, and discusses challenges ahead.

  • 'Clearly there is a crisis' in Russia: CEO  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:15 AM ET

    Russia is in the midst of a crisis which is a "huge stimulating factor for change" says Ruben Aganbegyan, CEO of Otkritie Financial Corporation. He also comments on rumors of capital control

  • We 'need some numbers' from ECB: Economist  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Azad Zangana, European economist at Schroders, says investors want the ECB to spell out "solid numbers" on its TLTRO program and discusses the central bank's strategy.

  • Jobs report to 'set the tone' for Q4: Pro  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Lindsey Piegza, chief economist at Sterne Agee, says U.S. markets are "holding their breath" for Friday's jobs report to see if the loss of momentum will continue.

  • Why the Fed is unlikely to tighten soon  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Brian Reynolds, chief market strategist at Rosenblatt Securities, discusses the threat of deflation and says that with U.S. inflation expectations "plunging", it's difficult to see how the Fed "can tighten".

  • 'Very slow recovery' of European car demand: Pro  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Arndt Ellinghorst, partner and head of automotive research at ISI Group, discusses the "slow" recovery in the European auto sector and says it's now "all about the global reach of strong brands".

  • 'Danger' of Labour election: Hague  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 4:32 AM ET

    The U.K. general elections will be a "close-fought battle" says William Hague, leader of the U.K. House of Commons, arguing that a Labour win would mean a "lurch back to all the deficits" of before.

  • How Tesco is 'stuck in the middle'  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Natalie Berg, grocery research director at Planetretail, comments on U.K. supermarkets - such as Sainsbury's and Tesco - and says the challenge for Tesco is that they're not "sure what they're about".

  • French growth dependent on state spending: Pro  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 4:15 AM ET

    Philippe Waechter, head of economic research at Natixis Asset Management, says that France will have more time to reduce its deficit as large cuts in government spending would put growth at risk.

  • ECB should overstep its mandate: Pro  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Lothar Mentel, CIO at Tatton Investment Management, argues that the ECB needs to overstep its mandate and that it should also buy troubled assets.

  • Retain market weight in Hong Kong: Pro  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    John Krey, director at S&P Capital IQ, says investors should continue to have a "market weight" in Hong Kong despite the protests and discusses emerging markets, including India.

  • What to expect from Walgreens  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    George Hill, analyst at Deutsche Bank, discusses Walgreens ahead of earnings and explains his buy rating on the stock following the Alliance Boots acquisition.

  • Should you buy bad bank loans?  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Zak Summerscale, CIO for European high yield ay Babson Capital, says that there are some "great opportunities" in the high yield market - such as buying loans from European bad banks.

  • Apple's Irish tax deal in breach of EU law  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:18 AM ET

    The European Commission has found that Apple's Irish tax deal was in breach of European Union law. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports on the "interesting" timing of the announcement.

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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."