Worldwide Exchange


  • Beyonce teams up with Topshop as group moves in on US  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 5:22 AM ET

    CNBC's Tania Bryer speaks to Beyonce about her upcoming collaboration with Topshop and chairman of parent group Arcadia, Philip Green discusses his group's U.S. expansion plans.

  • Jimmy Chamberlain, former drummer of Smashing Pumpkins, swapped touring as a musician for startup LiveOne, a social media application which aims builds social, interactive experiences around live events such as concerts.

  • Republicans will pressure the Fed more: Pro  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, managing director of BK Asset Management says the Republicans tend to put more pressure on the Federal Reserve and the U.S. dollar looks much stronger as a result of the Republican win in the midterm elections.

  • Find a cleaner online: Hassle at Web Summit  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Hassle.com, a company which allows customers to find and book nearby cleaners through their website, talked to CNBC at Web Summit. CEO, Alex Depledge said that whilst their Q1 and Q2 took advantage of the "ripe conditions", money seems more ring-fenced towards growth companies in the "hard-tech space".

  • Toyota could overshoot profit guidance: Analyst  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 4:25 AM ET

    Analyst at Japan's Credit Suisse Securities, Masahiro Akita says that there's still "potential" for Toyota to overshoot its annual operating profit guidance, due to its extra cost improvements, pricing and new model launches.

  • Lundin: Confident in oil price turnaround: CEO  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 4:15 AM ET

    CEO of Lundin Petroleum, Ashley Heppenstall says the group will continue to invest in exploration projects despite the oil price decline, as he believes the oil price will turn around eventually.

  • Intuit: Filing your taxes via mobile  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 4:05 AM ET

    CEO of Intuit, Brad Smith says having now served 55 million customers globally, the group wants to provide the "lowest cost solution" to file people's taxes easily. To Intuit, filing your taxes via mobile will be a "huge opportunity".

  • Euro Zone looking 'grim': Pro  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Managing Director of Spiro Sovereign Strategy, Nicholas Spiro says that whilst Spain is doing "relatively well", the overall picture of the euro zone is "fairly grim" as what little growth the euro zone had, is now in danger of being "snuffed out".

  • UK economy: Still doing 'quite well'  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Helia Ebrahimi says that despite the drop in U.K. private sector activity, the U.K's economy is "humming along nicely" compared to the euro zone, and is above trend in growth and employment levels.

  • Sumitomo Metal Mining to build near Fukushima  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Nikkei Correspondent at The Nikkei, Makiko Utsuda says the firm aims to double its production capacity of material which is essential in making electrodes, by building a plant just 15 kilometers south of Fukushima.

  • Ex Apple CEO's low-cost phone business  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Former CEO of Apple, John Sculley says that his new business is launching an affordable smartphone called Obi Mobiles, which will bring "great design" and "good marketing" to younger audiences who want low cost smartphones.

  • Midterms: Parties too 'directionally different'  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 5:40 AM ET

    Managing Director at Manhattan Place Strategies, Tony Fratto says that typically the U.S. governing system works best when one party controls Congress and the other controls the presidency, but there's "too much bad blood" in this case for negotiating U.S. issues.

  • Alibaba earnings: What to expect  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Head of Research at Manhattan Venture Partners, Santosh Rao, says he expects a "solid beat" in this quarter's results, with Alibaba's basic fundamentals coming in strong.

  • Oil price slump is priced into majors: Analyst  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 5:25 AM ET

    Carter Worth, chief market technician at Sterne Agee says the free fall in the oil price has not pushed energy shares to new lows as he thinks the commodity price slump is largely priced into to oil equities.

  • Low-cost oil: Good for tire business: CFO  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 5:15 AM ET

    CFO of Continental AG, Wolfgang Schaefer says that low oil prices encourages more driving and usage, which is "advantageous".

  • Ex-Hailo CEO's new venture: Robots  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 5:05 AM ET

    Founder and former CEO of Hailo, Jay Bregman, says that his new venture is in robotics, saying that the combination of humans and robots will help "solve the toughest problems".

  • Shoppers are finally using mobile to pay: Stripe  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 4:50 AM ET

    John Collison, president & co-founder of Stripe says he welcomes the likes of Apple Pay, arguing they are making online payments more secure as shoppers are now starting to spend a lot more money when using mobile devices to shop.

  • Alibaba will sell to 50% of China: Analyst  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Cynthia Meng, managing director and head of TMT equity research for Hong Kong and China at Jefferies says Alibaba has huge potential and estimates the group will be selling to 50 percent of the Chinese population in 10 years.

  • Glencore's lack of iron ore sets it apart: Analyst  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Paul Gait, senior metals and mining research analyst at Sanford Bernstein says Glencore's focus is now on all the base metals and its lack of iron ore differentiates the group from its peers.

  • Friday's jobs data set to push market higher: Pro  Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    President at Traderaudio.com, Ben Lichtenstein, says jobs numbers out this Friday could be a "catalyst" to seeing the "new higher highs" in the markets.

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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."