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  • One Spark: Crowdfunding for startups     Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Peter Rummell, chief founder of One Spark crowdfunding festival, says the aim of the event is for "bright young people" to realize that access to capital is possible for their startup ideas.

  • Expect 'meaningful' pull-back in summer: Pro     Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, says the recent sell-off in markets is just a "removal of froth" and explains why he expects a more "meaningful" pull-back in the coming months.

  • What to expect from Nigeria     Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 4:45 AM ET

    Anna Rosenberg, sub-Saharan Africa analyst at Frontier Strategy Group, discusses what the implications of Nigeria becoming the biggest African economy are for the country and the continent.

  • Mikio Kumada, global strategist at LGT Capital Partners, says Chinese equity indices have been trading sideways and are likely to do so until some issues are resolved ¿ such as the excessive credit expansion.

  • What's driving demand for Greek debt     Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Marius Daheim, senior government bond analyst at Bayerische Landesbank, discusses the successful Greek bond sale and why investors are so quick to buy European peripheral debt.

  • Elena Panaritis, economist and founder at Thought 4 Action, says that while the Greek bond auction signals the country is doing better, the country needs to continue with its structural reform programs.

  • US banks well-positioned right now: Pro     Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Tim Harris, CEO of Harris Capital, says U.S. banks are looking increasingly interesting and that while a couple European lenders still have to prove their "balance-sheet worth", the sector has pulled through the worst.

  • BoE rate hikes will be very cautious: Pro     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    David Owen, chief European economist at Jefferies International and Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, discuss what the "new normal" for U.K. interest rates will be once they start rising.

  • Mind Candy to release new games shortly: CFO     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 6:30 AM ET

    Divina Knowles, CFO and COO at Mind Candy, says the company plans to follow the success of Moshi Monsters with new products that'll show investors it's a "predictable" and sustainable business.

  • Where M&S is going wrong     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 6:15 AM ET

    Jessica Ground, U.K. equities fund manager at Schroders, says questions remain over Marks and Spencer's online strategy and clothing ranges.

  • Golf: Who will win the US Masters?     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Ed Fulton, spokesman at Sporting Index, says Tiger Wood is unlikely to win the US Masters and discusses stronger contenders for the title.

  • How badly did weather hit US retail?     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Jharonne Martis-Olivo, director of research at Thomson Reuters, says the harsh weather had a big impact in U.S. retail in the first quarter, and that analysts have lowered their expectations.

  • Fed 'has been testing' the market: Pro     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at Rockwell Global Capital, says the minutes revealed the Fed is testing the market and that interest rates won't be raised "anytime soon."

  • Can Forza Italia survive without Berlusconi?     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Francesco Galietti, founder and CEO of Policy Sonar, likens Italian politics to a "Machiavellian play" ahead of Berlusconi's court hearing and discusses the impact the electoral reform could have.

  • UK housing: Low supply squeezing prices     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Simon Rubinsohn, chief economist at RICS, highlights that while there's been a rebound in activity in U.K. housing, it's still a third down from its peak and lack of supply remains the main issue.

  • M&S: 'Heavy discounting' boosted clothing     Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Bryan Roberts, retail insights director at Kantar Retail, says M&S results show "savvy data-management" and a lack of clarity on some areas, such as clothing.

  • Nicholas Spiro, managing director at Spiro Sovereign Strategy, says the rally in southern European bonds, Greece especially, is "the stuff of fiction" and proves sentiment is disconnected from fundamentals.

  • Fed cautious on supply side?     Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Steven Englander, global head of G10 foreign exchange strategy at Citi, says the Fed minutes might reveal a more hawkish side, as well as concerns over the supply side of the U.S. economy.

  • Could carmaker recalls get bigger?     Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 5:40 AM ET

    Seijiro Takeshita, director at Mizuho International, comments on Toyota auto recall and says this is part of a trend in which recalls will become larger because manufacturers use the same parts across a range of models to cut costs.

  • Beer cheer for Constellation?     Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Nik Modi, managing director at RBC Capital markets, discusses Constellation Brands ahead of earnings and says there is still a lot more momentum and upside for the group, led by the beer business.

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