Worldwide Exchange


  • India: Can a new government boost growth?     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Siddharta Sanyal, chief India economist at Barclays, explains why the possibility of a coalition government in India is no worry and adds that growth forecasts could be revised up if the coalition is seen as strong.

  • Luis Costa, emerging markets debt strategist at Citi, discusses the Indian elections and says the markets are likely to continue trading "with a positive tone", on the back of a positive outcome.

  • Julie Anna Needham, senior reporter at DealReporter, comments on the deal between cement makers Lafarge and Holcim and says the merger could be completed in the second half of 2015.

  • Euro zone inflation has reached its bottom says ECB Vice-President, Vitor Constancio, adding that the ECB would only act if the period of low inflation started to impact its medium-term scenario.

  • ECB Vice-President, Vitor Constancio comments on the relationship with the IMF and says that while the details on quantitative easing have not been discussed, the ECB is committed to using unconventional tools if needed.

  • US private jobs at highest since recession?     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Patrick O'Keefe, director or economic research at CohnReznick, expects nonfarm payrolls to come in above 200k and says it should push U.S. private employment to a record high in March.

  • Luigi Zingales, professor at the University of Chicago, says that American people no longer trust the financial system and that while the U.S. is recovering, it's not "healthy growth."

  • Is the US caught in a QE trap?     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Richard Koo, chief economist at Nomura Research Institute, explains why as the economy recovers, central banks who did not use quantitative easing are more "relaxed" than those who did.

  • Grand National: Which horse to bet on     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 4:50 AM ET

    Ciaran O'Brien, corporate affairs director at Ladbrokes, says that the Grand National is as good as it gets for bookmakers and comments on some of the horses in competition.

  • Can the India elections boost the economy?     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Jahangir Aziz, head of EM Asia economic research at JP Morgan, says India needs more infrastructure and corporate investments to get out of its current growth range and discusses red tape.

  • Brazil challenges are manageable: Expert     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Luciano Coutinho, president of the Brazilian Development Bank, says the challenges Brazil faces, such as its inflation and adjusting the fiscal policy are manageable and comments on the elections.

  • PC market moving to mobile: Lenovo     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 4:10 AM ET

    Gianfranco Lanci, senior vice president and president of EMEA at Lenovo, discusses the group's acquisitions and strategy to move more and more into mobile and devices

  • Gianfranco Lanci, senior vice president and president of EMEA at Lenovo, says Italy is moving in the right direction under Mateo Renzi, but that some structural reforms need to be implemented in the coming months.

  • US jobs: Don't focus too much on number     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Ian Harnett, European strategist at Absolute Strategy Research, says the direction for U.S. jobs is "broadly positive" and explains how rising wages could be good for companies' margins.

  • Weak domestic demand, geopolitics and insufficient structural reforms remain the main risks to the European economic outlook says ECB president Mario Draghi.

  • ECB will act 'swiftly' if needed: Draghi     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    ECB President, Mario Draghi, explains why the bank chose to keep its rates unchanged and adds that it stands ready to use "unconventional" tools to cope with the risk of a "too prolonged period of low inflation."

  • ECB has 'armory of instruments': OECD chief     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Angel Gurria, secretary general of the OECD, says the European Central Bank has an "armory of instruments" to consolidate growth in Europe.

  • US job creation pace can't foster growth: Pro     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Lance Roberts, CEO of STA Wealth Management, explains why the job creation pace in the U.S. remains too slow and highlights that most new jobs are either part-time or low wage.

  • Birgit Hansl, lead economist for the Russian Federation at the World Bank, says Russia is navigating an economic downturn and need to restore investor confidence with structural reforms.

  • Oil: Geopolitical risk has lessened     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Gareth Lewis-Davies, senior oil strategist at BNP Paribas, says that some geopolitical risk has come out of the oil price and discusses the new Iran and P5+1 talks.

About Worldwide Exchange

  • CNBC's global business programme brings the business and investing world together. Each weekday Julia Chatterley considers 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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