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With the Russian economy under severe pressure, Jens Nordvig, global head of FX strategy and co-head of Global Markets Research Americas at Nomura Securities, says that unless there's serious change in its policies on Ukraine, it doesn't look good for Russia.
With FedEx reporting their second-quarter results later today, Arthur Hatfield, transport analyst and managing director at Raymond James, says that many factors will help boost FedEx's second quarter, including a "robust U.S. economy and healthy prep for the holiday season".
Discussing how the price of oil is affecting risk appetite, Kit Juckes, global macro strategist at Societe Generale, says that volatility from several sectors, including oil and EM currencies, was suppressed by the U.S.'s quantitative easing, and is now its back with a vengeance.
Discussing the upcoming Fed meeting, Dennis Gartman, founder, editor & publisher of The Gartman Letter says there will be no change from the Fed and it will continue to say inflation is low and unemployment rates are going in the right direction.
The Bank of England's latest monetary policy meeting shows that they will keep their interest rate at 0.5 percent. Adam Cole, head of currency strategy at RBC weighs in, adding that the next "stumbling block for U.K. policies" will be wage negotiations.
Ahead of Greece's MPs holding a presidential vote today, Miranda Xafa, CIGI senior scholar and CEO of EF Consulting, comments on Greece's possibility of leaving the euro if its next government messes up negotiations with the Troika.
Russia's economy collapsing sends a "whiff of panic" throughout its public, with people stocking up on imported goods. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports with a clip of the Russian Economic Development Minister, Alexei Ulyukayev speaking about future intentions.
The sharp decline in the Russian ruble has led to the public's faith in the ruble evaporating, says Rob Carnell, chief international economist at ING, who thinks the public seem "bearish".
Steven Englander, global head of G10 FX strategy at Citi, echoes his company's warning to investors about getting into trades during this December.
Sydney's Lord Major, Clover Moore says Australia will not be defeated by this hostage event. CNBC's Matt Taylor reports more on how Australia's public has coped.
Discussing the decline in oil and how the Fed will react, Steven Englander, global head of G10 FX strategy at Citi, says that the Fed are more likely to focus on labor market improvements rather than oil price decline.
Martin Richenhagen, CEO of AGCO, an agricultural machinery company discusses, how the falling price of oil is good for his company and how the sector must adapt to changing diets in emerging markets.
Discussing the possibility of introducing full-blown quantitative easing in Europe, Patrick Spencer, MD and Director of International Institutional Equity Sales at Baird, says that if the euro zone economy continues to deteriorate, then central banks need QE, as they don¿t have the tools to fight deflation.
Discussing the latest PMI data for euro zone where France triumphed and Germany's composite PMI slipped. Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, weighs in and discusses how oil affects the manufacturing activity.
With the Russian Central Bank raising its key interest rate to 17 percent, Tatiana Orlova, senior economist for Russia, CIS and Israel at RBS, weighs in on how it will impact market behaviour and exports.
With BT in talks to buy mobile phone operator EE, Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin says while the deal looks good "on paper", people have to be "cynical" about mergers and acquisitions in the telecom sector.
Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England reflects upon the current situation with Russia and how it impacts England's banking sectors.
Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England reflects upon the Bank of England's stress test and discusses their findings, in today's press conference.
The BoE stress tests demonstrate that banks aren't at risk of going bust, yet they are still "un-investable businesses" for clients says Max King, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management.
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.
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