Hans Vestberg, CEO of Ericsson, says that the decline in revenue in the first quarter was very much expected and expects sales in the mobile infrastructure business to increase as the year progresses.» Read More
Josef Schuster, founder of IPOX Schuster, does not expect the Hilton stock to pop much after the IPO, as it's "neither a value or growth stock."
Pete Selleck, chairman and president of Michelin North America, explains why the group has decided to open its ninth plant in South Carolina and its strategy behind new facilities.
Brian Reynolds, chief market strategist at Rosenblatt Securities, explains why credit investors "don't care about tapering."
Stephen Cohen, head of investment strategy at iShares EMEA, discusses money flow trends and says that the reallocation into European equities has been "the story of the past six months".
Kevin Corrigan, head of credit at Lombard Odier, discusses the fixed-income market and stresses there are "important reasons" to be careful of the high-yield market.
Frédéric Mazzella, CEO of Bla Bla Car, discusses his car-share service and how one of the criteria the company uses in setting up drivers with passengers is whether people are talkative or not.
Paul Robson, currency strategist at Royal Bank of Scotland, explains that the Swiss National Bank should keep its rates unchanged for the "foreseeable future" as euro area remains weak.
Commenting on President Putin¿s state-of-the-nation speech, Liza Ermolenko, emerging markets economist at Capital Economics, warns that Russia needs to reform to attract more investment as growth slows down.
China Mobile has started taking pre-orders for Apple iPhone 5S, despite telling CNBC that negotiations are continuing and a deal has yet to be reached, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.
Charlie Morris, head of absolute return at HSBC Global Asset Management, says gold is in a bear market since 2012 and that price should continue to go down through 2014.
Ed O'Keefe, congressional reporter at The Washington Post, comments on the U.S. budget proposal and what it means for the country's economy.
Danae Ringelmann, co-founder of Indiegogo, discusses the platform's expansion into equity crowdfunding.
Martin Fridson, CEO of FridsonVision, says the U.S. budget deal is a step forward but not a permanent fix and explains why it's best to stay short on Treasurys.
Allegra Perry, managing director at Cantor Fitzgerald, highlights the "big FX impact" Inditex had to weather but says that in the long-term, there is "still significant scope" for the company behind clothing chains Zara and Pull & Bear to expand.
Guy de Blonay, fund manager for the Financials Opportunities Fund at Jupiter Asset Management, says that while a common European banking standard is good, it is wrong to believe banks will cause another crisis.
Francesco Galietti, CEO of Policy Sonar, describes Italy's new confidence vote as a "medical check-up" for Letta and explains why the electoral reforms are not "priority number one."
Robert Quinn, chief European equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, discusses European banks and expects the sector to be the best performing one in 2014.
Joseph Vaclavik, president of Standard Grain, says that corn prices are tumbling and that he isn't optimistic for next year's market outlook.
Joe Coradino, CEO, Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust says that the Internet is here to stay and property-owning retailers need to embrace it.
Gareth Leather, Asia economist at Capital Economics, says elections in the "fragile five" economies in 2014 could raise short-term concerns for the impact of currency markets and explains why he has high hopes for reform in Indonesia.