Worldwide Exchange


  • Why Glencore wants to acquire Rio Tinto  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, says there is a "very strong industrial rationale" behind Glencore's potential takeover of Rio Tinto.

  • Is it time to buy junk bonds?  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Larry McDonald, senior director at Newedge USA, says that junk bonds have seen a correction over the last two weeks but if they get "a little cheaper it's a buy."

  • Tech market 'strong' in 2015  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Peter Sondergaard, senior vice president of research at Gartner, says that the global tech market will show strength in 2015, even in Europe that traditionally depresses.

  • There's still risk in Europe: Pro  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Brad McMillan, chief investment officer at Commonwealth Financial Network, says that the Scottish referendum opened a lot of people up to what's happening in Europe and the problem isn't going away.

  • China no longer sole driver of metal prices: Pro  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, says China is no longer the sole driver of base metal prices due to slowing growth and demand.

  • Nicholas Spiro, managing director at Spiro Sovereign Strategy, says Brazil's incumbent Dilma Rousseff is "reform shy" but this has put her ahead in the election race dues to Brailians' "fear of change".

  • Mid-size deals to drive next M&A wave: Pro  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Pip McCrostie, global vice-chair of transaction advisory services at EY, says there is a "bulge" in the M&A pipeline for mid-sized deals after the "sustained" mega deals.

  • No evidence ECB QE will deliver growth: Pro  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Paras Anand, head of pan-European equities at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, says there is "uncertainty" by the ECB about how to pursue quantitative easing with little evidence to suggest it would deliver growth.

  • Good jobs number won't change Fed course: Pro  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, says he is confident the U.S. jobs number will be positive but this will not change the Federal Reserve's policy path.

  • Steve Cohen, investment strategist at BlackRock, says that full-blown quantitative easing "is the big hammer" left in the ECB's toolbox, but added the central bank will hold off from announcing it in case the economic situation deteriorates.

  • Danvers Baillieu, COO of HMA, discusses the use of a virtual private network and how it could give users more privacy online.

  • Oil will hit $108 by end of year: Pro  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Gareth Lewis-Davies, energy commodities strategist at BNP Paribas, says increasing demand for crude oil and a cut in OPEC production will push brent prices up to $108 by the end of the year.

  • Ukraine won't join EU by 2020: Pro  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, says it is unlikely that Ukraine will be able to join the European Union by the 2020 timetable due to the continuing turmoil in the country.

  • Is ECB-German tension blocking full-blown QE?  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, discusses the tension between the ECB and Germany over monetary policy.

  • 'Why was the market disappointed with ECB?': Pro  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Peter Schaffrik, head of European rates strategy at RBC Capital Markets, says he is confused why the market was so confused over the ECB's lack of clarity over its asset backed security purchase program as he doesn't expect a lot of detail on the issue.

  • Should the British get involved in Hong Kong?  Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, says Beijing's proposed process for the 2017 elections is in keeping with the law approved by the British government when they handed the country over in 1997.

  • 'The euro is irreversible': Draghi  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    The rise of euroscepticism is "understandable" but not right, says ECB President Mario Draghi, arguing that countries would have had to make structural reforms even outside the euro zone.

  • Exchange rate is not a policy target: Draghi  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:50 AM ET

    The exchange rate is not a policy target for the ECB says Mario Draghi, president of the ECB, explaining that recent moves are in part due to monetary policy divergence.

  • 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.

About Worldwide Exchange

  • 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."