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Ahead of the first European Central bank meeting of the new year, Manish Singh, strategist and head of investments at Crossbridge Capital, says that President Mario Draghi will have to address the Greek elections.
With political uncertainty around the world, will investors stick to domestic markets? Michael W. Gurka, founder and president of BruinHill Partners, weighs in.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro heads to China in an effort to boost its partnership with the country. James Lockhart-Smith, associate director of Maplecroft, discusses Venezuela's outlook and relationship with China.
John Blank, chief equity strategist at Zacks Investment Research, discusses how the U.S. Federal Reserve's stress tests will work.
Dan Greenhaus, chief global strategist at BTIG, discusses the impact of global disturbances on U.S. equities.
David Scranton, CEO of Advisor's Academy, gives his predictions about the U.S. bond market during 2015, saying it could continue to look strong.
Discussing the outlook for Russia, Benoit Anne, head of EM strategy at Societe Generale, says that things for Russia could well get worse, and a sovereign rating downgrade may be the next "bombshell."
The drop in oil prices could help drive a gradual, but divergent recovery in emerging markets, according to Benoit Anne, head of EM strategy at Societe Generale.
The debate about if - or when -- the European Central Bank will start buying sovereign bonds continues. Peter Hensman, global strategist at Newton Investment Management, weighs in, saying it's "more of a political decision than an economical one."
Is the U.S. equity market due for a small correction anytime soon? Ben Lichtenstein, president of TradersAudio.com weighs in on the debate.
The markets will always react to geopolitical issues due to its uncertainty, yet Hilary Kramer, president and chief investment officer at A&G Capital remains bullish, as the markets keep thriving through any big issue like Ebola or ISIS.
There have been strong returns in both the U.S. equity and U.S. bond market over recent months - is either one due a correction? Hilary Kramer, president and chief investment officer at A&G Capital, discusses.
US equity markets are relative to the oil price drop, and can be really good for U.S. equity markets in the long run, according to Anthony Chan, chief economist at J.P. Morgan Chase.
The U.S. Federal Reserve want to raise rates because of the improving U.S. economy, rather than face high inflation, says Anthony Chan, chief economist at J.P. Morgan Chase.
Discussing possible presidential candidates of Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi, Pawel Swidlicki, policy analyst at Open Europe, says Renzi he could go for a non-traditional politician.
The factors behind the decline in the Russian ruble - including sanctions and low oil prices - are likely to stay put for now, says Carlo Gallo, founder & director at Enquirisk.
Italy's president says he will step down, could this be a "toxic situation" for Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi in terms on presidential voting? Pawel Swidlicki, policy analyst at Open Europe discusses further saying there's no limit on Italy's presidential votes unlike Greece.
The U.K.'s FTSE 100 was disappointing in terms of performance in the equity market. Andy Brough, fund manager at Schroders explains why.
The oil price drop has not hit the floor yet. Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence explains that the impact of lower oil prices will restrict the growth of production, and encourage a faster rate of demand growth.
Manufacturing PMI data for the euro zone came in below expectations in December at 50.6. CNBC presenters Wilfred Frost and Julia Chatterley discuss the "disappointing" data.
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."