Worldwide Exchange


  • Watch tech sector on Friday: Pro     Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Bob Iaccino, chief market strategist at Tehthys Partners, expects U.S. trading to be flat on Friday, but says the Microsoft earnings beat could pull the tech sector higher.

  • Microsoft: Cloud focus is positive     Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Norman Young, senior equity analyst at Morningstar, says Microsoft has the resources to compete in the "land-grab" for cloud business, and that the shift to a cloud- and mobile-led strategy is positive.

  • Baltics to be hit by Ukraine crisis: SEB CEO     Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Annika Falkengren, CEO of SEB Bank, comments on the bank's activity in Ukraine, Russia and the Baltic countries, and says activity in Sweden and Germany is picking up.

  • US stock market to push higher?     Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Michael Purves, chief global strategist at Weeden & Co., discusses U.S. earnings and says the market is "pretty resilient", signalling that further upside is possible.

  • Cyberattacks growing in volume: Pro     Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 4:45 AM ET

    James Kretchmar, CTO for EMEA at Akamai, discusses online security and how it's becoming an increasingly important trend as cyberattacks are getting higher in volumes.

  • Inflation: Is Japan losing momentum?     Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Andrew Sullivan, director of Asian sales trading at Kim Eng Securities, says the latest Japanese inflation data is a "little bit disappointing" and shows that momentum is slowing slightly.

  • UK retailer becoming more optimistic: Pro     Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Bryan Roberts, retail insights director at Kantar Retail, says the U.K. is seeing a "tepid uplift" in consumer activity and that retailers are becoming more optimistic about the year ahead.

  • Daniel Gleeson, mobile analyst at IHS, says that Microsoft's control over Nokia's software and hardware businesses gives the group greater ammunition to challenge Android and iOS leadership.

  • Why S&P downgraded Russia's credit rating     Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Christian Esters, senior director for sovereign ratings at Standard and Poor's Ratings Services, says the reasons behind Russia's credit rating downgrade include capital outflows and increased risks of slower growth.

  • Facebook: Time to invest?     Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Victor Anthony, managing director at Topeka Capital Markets, says Facebook is performing "exceptionally well" with engagement at an all-time high and revenue growing for the third quarter in a row.

  • Apple moving into EM: Pro     Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Grigoris Kouteris, general manager at Upstream, says one of the key lessons from Apple's results is the focus on emerging markets and the company's "move beyond the developed world."

  • Stay away from Apple?     Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Pedro Noronha, managing partner at Noster Capital, explains that he remains "not terribly excited" about Apple in spite of the positive quarterly numbers.

  • Indian market not at all-time high: Pro     Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Samir Arora, fund manager at Helios Capital Management, says the strong turnout for the Indian elections signals that "everybody wants a change" and discusses the impact on the domestic stock market.

  • Barclays: US branch paid better?     Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Chirantan Barua, senior research analyst for U.K. banks at Sanford C. Bernstein, comments on Barclays ahead of shareholder votes on pay.

  • Should you invest in Turkish banks?     Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Apostolos Bantis, credit analyst at Commerzbank, says that Turkish banks face much slower growth but highlights that overall, "most pressures have been priced in."

  • Volatility will come through before summer: Pro     Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Johnny Mehta, CIO at Axis Investment Management, says the rise in M&A activity is a good sign for the equity market and explains that volatility should increase in the coming months.

  • Revenue decline was expected: Ericsson CEO     Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Hans Vestberg, CEO of Ericsson, says that the decline in revenue in the first quarter was very much expected and expects sales in the mobile infrastructure business to increase as the year progresses.

  • Obama tours Asia: What to expect     Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Martin Schulz, senior economist at Fujitsu Research Institute, says the U.S. and Japan need to strengthen their economic relations and that the Trans-Pacific Partnership will be the main issue of this visit.

  • US stock markets to reach new highs?     Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    MacNeil Curry, head of global technical strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, expects gains in the U.S. stock markets to continue and for the S&P 500 to reach new highs.

  • BoE meetings to be more interesting: Pro     Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    David Tinsley, U.K. economist at BNP Paribas, discusses the minutes of the Bank of England's rate-setting meeting and says that, with unemployment falling, these get-togethers could get "more interesting" and "fractured."

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."