Worldwide Exchange


  • PetSmart facing 'intense competition': Pro     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Michael Lasser, hardline retail analyst at UBS, says PetSmart is facing "intense" competition from online retailers.

  • Fed doesn't want to 'disrupt the apple cart': Pro     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    George Goncalves, head of U.S. rates strategy at Nomura Securities International, says tapering will continue and the U.S. Federal Reserve will keep interest rates low.

  • Burberry needs to reinvent itself again: Pro     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Benjamin Voyer, consumer psychologist and marketing professor at ESCP Europe Business School, says Burberry needs to reinvent itself again to appeal to the new Chinese consumer.

  • Time to take profit on sterling?     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Adam Cole, head of currency strategy at RBC, says he is "constructive" on sterling.

  • Europe still in 'middle' of crisis: EU lawmaker     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 4:15 AM ET

    Franziska Keller, a member of the European Parliament, says the euro crisis is not over and this has to be overcome to give people "hope".

  • Thailand martial law bringing order: Pro     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Apostolos Bantis, credit analyst at Commerzbank, says martial law in Thailand could lead to a resolution in the political deadlock in the country.

  • Can Urban Outfitters turn around?     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Stacey Widlitz, CNBC retail analyst, discusses U.S retailers, including Urban Outfitters, Home Depot and TJX and explains why TJX is her favorite pick.

  • Microsoft to unveil new Surface tablet?     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    John Biggs, east coast editor at TechCrunch, comments on Microsoft ahead of the group's event on Tuesday in which a new Surface tablet is expected to be unveiled.

  • US stock market pricing in growth again: Pro     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Brad McMillan, CIO at the Commonwealth Financial Network, says the U.S. equity market is starting to price growth back in and discusses Treasurys.

  • Will Brazil benefit from the World Cup?     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 4:50 AM ET

    Michael Henderson, emerging markets economist at Maplecroft, says the economic impact of the soccer World Cup will be small for Brazil and that the country needs to implement "painful reforms."

  • Is Nigeria a safe place to invest in?     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Anna Rosenberg, Africa analyst at Frontier Strategy Group, says security concerns in Nigeria are not deterring investors as the country "has always faced volatility."

  • UK: Concerns over housing imbalances remain     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    James Ashley, chief economist at RBC Capital Markets, says that inflation should stabilize and warns that there are "underlying structural fragilities" in the U.K economy such as the "imbalances" in the housing market.

  • Guy Peddy, senior analyst for telecoms and media at Macquarie Group, comments on Vodafone's results and says that while challenges remain in Europe, it is growing "far more strongly" in emerging markets.

  • Thailand: It's a coup ... 'of sorts'     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 4:05 AM ET

    Paul Chambers, professor and military analyst at Chiang Mai University, discusses Thailand and describes the army's actions as a "halfway coup" as it is "legally acceptable" for it to declare martial law.

  • Execution risk and the disruptive element of Pfizer's offer on AstraZeneca's pipeline were also taken into consideration before rebuffing the U.S. giant, Leif Johansson, chairman at AstraZeneca, tells CNBC.

  • Leif Johansson, AstraZeneca's chairman, says the group engaged with shareholders before rejecting Pfizer's offer and included their price conditions for a deal after "very strong feedback" from shareholders.

  • Rotation to large caps is 'healthy': Pro     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks MacDonald, discusses the momentum stocks sell-off and the rotation from small caps into large caps.

  • Chuka Umunna, U.K. shadow secretary of State for business, innovation and skills, says that, in some cases, governments should intervene to protect domestic companies from foreign takeovers.

  • ECB rate cut will push euro lower: Pro     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, managing director at BK Asset Management, says the German flash PMI data out this week will be "absolutely critical" as a poor figure would escalate chances of ECB action.

  • Deutsche Bank 'very focused' on US: Co-CEO     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 5:16 AM ET

    Anshu Jain, co-CEO at Deutsche Bank, says the bank is very "focused" on its U.S. strategy and that it has a targeted plan to narrow the "competitive gap" there.

About Worldwide Exchange

  • 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."