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  • Oil prices are 'ahead of fundamentals'     Thursday, 28 Nov 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Eugen Weinberg, head of commodity research at Commerzbank, says Brent prices are "elevated and ahead of fundamentals" and that the spread with WTI currently has "a life of its own."

  • 'Not concerned' about Philippines' GDP     Thursday, 28 Nov 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Jeff Ng, economist at Standard Chartered, expects the Philippines' fourth quarter GDP to be minimally impacted by the typhoon and says 2014 reconstruction could be accretive to the country's growth.

  • German leaders gave 'convincing show'     Thursday, 28 Nov 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Alison Smale, Berlin bureau chief for the New York Times, says the German coalition partners gave a "fairly convincing show" on Wednesday and discusses what the coalition might do next.

  • German coalition: 'There's nothing for Europe'     Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    Marc Ostwald, strategist at Monument Securities, highlights that "there's nothing for Europe" in the German coalition deal and that costs for the government and employers will be "heightened".

  • HP still has 'plenty of work to do': Pro     Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Abhey Lamba, senior equity research analyst at Mizuho Securities USA, comments on HP's results and warns that the group's transition "won't be easy or quick."

  • Bitcoin's Chinese paradox     Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 5:20 AM ET

    Garrick Hileman, economic historian at the London School of Economics, describes China's adoption of Bitcoin as an "interesting paradox" as it helps circumvent the country's strict capital controls.

  • Nina Schick, policy advisor at OpenEurope, says that the German coalition talks on Europe reveal continued reluctance on the banking union front and deeper European integration.

  • Greek EM stocks: Foreign interest has increased     Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Socrates Lazaridis, executive chairman of the Athens Exchange and Maarten-Jan Bakkum, senior emerging markets strategist at ING IM, discuss the impact the downgrade to emerging market status has had on Greek stocks.

  • UK GDP: Is the recovery sustainable?     Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg Bank, reacts to the U.K. GDP figure and says that while it is the start of a long-lasting recovery, it is also fragile as it is driven by domestic consumption.

  • Accor's new strategy will make it 'more agile'     Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Robert Barnard, partner at BDO, discusses Accor's new strategy as the group abandons leases to concentrate on its franchise and management business.

  • Why Europe continues to underperform the U.S.     Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Nick Xanders, head of European equity strategy at BTIG, highlights that Europe is a "safety trade" when there's uncertainty in the U.S. but that it otherwise continues to underperform.

  • Greek port deal paves way for privatization: Minister Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 11:19 AM ET

    The latest deal with China over Greece's largest container shipping port signals strong confidence in the country, the Greek shipping minister said.

  • China gives Tiffany's the 'push it needs': Pro     Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Phil Wahba, retail correspondent at Reuters, expects Chinese consumers to continue to be the main driver for Tiffany's as U.S. modest income earners have been pulling back.

  • Equities: Trade the VIX?     Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    Michael Purves, chief global strategist at Weeden & Co., says markets should be "more interesting" in early 2014 as valuations get stretched and volatility returns.

  • Phil Libin, CEO of Evernote, says it's the "best time in the history of the universe" to launch a startup and discusses Evernote's future, which includes an IPO.

  • Equities in 2014: What to expect     Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Peter Oppenheimer, European equities strategist at Goldman Sachs, outlines his 2014 outlook for equities and says the positive story will continue but that drivers will change.

  • Thailand: 'Tensions are easing'     Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Paul Gambles, managing partner at MGMG International, says there is a "sense of greater calm" in Thailand on Tuesday and explains how it could be an entry point for investors.

  • Greece is now 'overtaxed': Shipping minister     Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:25 AM ET

    Miltiadis Varvitsiotis, Greece's shipping minister, says the Greek economy has stabilized, and that it now needs to attract more investments instead of taxing.

  • Miltiadis Varvitsiotis, Greece's shipping minister, highlights that the Cosco/Piraeus Port deal is the biggest direct investment in Greece since the crisis began and discusses the port's privatization process.

  • Negative rates are 'not very likely': Pro     Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Stephane Deo, global head of asset allocation at UBS, says that while the ECB is unlikely to surprise in the immediate future, "next year will be different."

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