Chris Pickard, chairman of the Latin American Travel Association, says the World Cup stadiums in Brazil will be safe and ready for the tournament after a construction accident killed two people in Sao Paulo.» Read More
Klaus Probst, CEO of Leoni, highlights the group's desire to grow its business in emerging markets, especially in the BRICs.
Dominique Moisi, special advisor at the French Institute for International Relations, agrees with the U.S. that Syria is "too late to be credible" and discusses the risks of delaying an international intervention.
Wolfgang Gerke, president of the Bavarian Finance Center, says the success of Bavaria and Germany is due to the "very good bureaucracy" and innovative entrepreneurs.
Some solar stocks and ETFs have been surging. Is this just another swing of the pendulum, or has something fundamental changed?
Alan Knuckman, senior market analyst at Trading Advantage, comments on the expected U.S. lower-open on Friday following the Nasdaq glitch and what the market¿s focus will be.
Darren Schuringa, founder & portfolio manager at Yorkville Capital Management, explains that the best and safest way to invest in the "U.S. shale revolution" is by investing in infrastructure.
Jan Kniffen, CEO of J Rogers Kniffen, comments on GAP's quarterly earnings, and the surprising dividend raise.
Kevin Gardiner, CIO Europe at Barclays, says that structural growth prospects in emerging markets remain best in the world and advises being exposed to export-led emerging countries.
Jonathan Robinson, research manager at Frost & Sullivan, expects investments in renewables to grow and discusses how positive solar overcapacity is for the sector.
Tanuja Randery, CEO of MarketPrizm, discusses the financial transaction tax and explains why the countries that have implemented it are losing out.
Melanie Baker, U.K. economist at Morgan Stanley, comments on the U.K's second quarter GDP and explains what the key indicators for signs of improvements are.
Luca Silipo, chief economist for Asia Pacific at Natixis, says the package introduced by the Indonesian government to stimulate the economy is just "window-dressing".
Wendy Liu, head of China equity research at Nomura, discusses expectations for the Chinese equity market and says it is going through a transition as the country tries to upgrade its economy.
Peter Schaffrik, head of European rates strategy at RBC, expects the 10-year U.S. Treasury to test the 3% level within the next two weeks.
The international response to the events in Syria has been varied reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din, as the U.S. have said they would only get involved with their international partners.
Neil Irwin, economics columnist at the Washington Post, says the Jackson Hole meeting should not be as news-worthy as it was in the past due to long absentee week.
Jonathan Selwyn, managing director at Lark Energy, discusses the solar industry in the U.K., its future and highlights the "nice, stable" policy framework.
Jerry Webman, chief economist at Oppenheimer Funds, says the market is confused about what it wants the Fed to do following the release of the "cautionary" minutes.
Timothy Lam, vice president for utilities and alternative energy at Citi, says the very strong solar panel demand coming from Asia should continue in the second half and selects his top picks.
Simon Powell, head of oil and gas research, Asia at CLSA, talks about Chinese oil and gas companies, PetroChina and Sinopec, following quarterly earnings.