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
Duncan Clark, managing director at BDA China, comments on social media in China following the announcement of a deal between Sina's Weibo and Alibaba.
Michael O'Sullivan, head of portfolio strategy and thematic research at Credit Suisse Private Bank, discusses the U.S. market and explains why he has downgraded his stance on equities to neutral.
Mark Sebastian, chief operating officer at Option Pit Mentoring and Consulting, says that due to lack of volumes and news, traders are now concentrating on the upcoming Fed's minutes.
Ajay Sunder, senior director, ICT Practice for Asia at Frost & Sullivan, discusses the impact the ITC ban will have on Samsung.
Simona Gambarini, associate director of research at ETF Securities, expects the upcoming USDA crop report to stay bearish.
Antonio Garcia Pascual, chief southern European economist at Barclays, discusses the better-than-expected Greek GDP and how exports are "pointing in the right direction".
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, explains that the group remains defensive over uncertainties about tapering.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, says he is less worried about the global economy than he was four years ago and that rising interest rates are a positive for the insurance sector.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, comments on the group's dividend rise and why it's in an "ideal position" to do M&As.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, discusses quarterly results and what makes their current position very "advantageous".
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, explains why the weakness in emerging markets has little impact on Prudential and why fears of a Chinese slowdown are "overdone".
Charlie Parker, investment editor at Citywire, comments on a survey on global fund managers' sentiment which shows increased confidence for South Africa but lower for China.
Andrew Sullivan, director of Asian sales trading at Kim Eng Securities, explains why despite a lower than expected quarterly GDP figure, Japan continues to move "in the right direction".
Ramon Vega, founder at Vega Swiss Asset Management, discusses whether football teams can make money by buying the best players in the world.
Robin Bienenstock, senior analyst for European and Latin American telecommunications at Sanford C Bernstein, says Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's bid for KPN is all about Germany.
Manoj Menon, partner and managing director at Frost and Sullivan, tells CNBC that fights between Apple and Samsung have had no material impact on the market position of either of these companies.
Jiong Shao, chief China strategist at Macquarie, tells CNBC that most of the numbers out of China are in line with expectation.
John Jannarone, writer for the Wall Street Journal, tells CNBC that mobile advertising is a tough transition for advertisers to make but they need to catch up.
Makis Voridis, New democracy MP and former transport and infrastructure minister, tells CNBC that traditionally the US and Greece have a strong and friendly relationship.
Michael Purves, chief global strategist at Weeden & Co, tells CNBC that the economic experiment in Japan is very important but if there's no follow through the Nikkei won't break out of its current range.