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  • UK growth is sustainable: Pro     Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Bill O'Neill, head of CIO wealth management research U.K. at UBS, says that while the period of growth acceleration is over for the U.K., the current rate should be sustained in the quarters to come.

  • Bonds: Some European yields below US yields     Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Tim Haywood, investment director at GAM, discusses European debt and highlights how Spanish five-year yields are below their U.S. equivalent.

  • AstraZeneca gets US approval for new drug     Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 4:05 AM ET

    The FDA approval of AstraZeneca's new heart disease drug will help it mount a defense against Pfizer's takeover bid -- but it's not really expected to be a blockbuster, CNBC's Catherine Boyle explains.

  • FedEx expanding in Europe: EMEA president     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    David Binks, EMEA president of FedEx Express, says the group has been building up its presence in Europe over the past two years and that there is a "lot of very good signs" for the region's economy.

  • Indonesia: What next for the rupiah?     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 4:35 AM ET

    Saktiandi Supaat, head of global foreign exchange strategy at Maybank, comments on the Indonesian economy and the rupiah, following Monday's slightly disappointing GDP number.

  • Paul Wilcox, chairman for Europe at Nissan, says the group is very confident about its all-electric van and explains why it choose Barcelona as the global "mother plant" for the new model.

  • Vladimir Mau, director at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, discusses the Russian economy and says the slow growth rate is not due to recent political events.

  • Seoul subway trains collide     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Two subway trains collided in the South Korean capital, Seoul, leaving more than a hundred commuters injured.

  • Pfizer needs to up AstraZeneca's offer: Pro     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Savvas Neophytou, pharmaceutical analyst at Panmure Gordon, says Pfizer's increased offer for AstraZeneca is a significant step and explains that a third bid is to be expected.

  • US private jobs at record high: Pro     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, discusses U.S. jobs and says that "the bottom is in" and that momentum is now gathering.

  • Japan: Base salaries are rising     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Uwe Parpart, head of research at Reorient Financial Markets, says retail data from large Japanese department stores show the impact of the sales tax hike is not as bad as expected, due to better wages.

  • Uncertainty remains on RBS: Pro     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 4:19 AM ET

    George Hay, European financial editor at Reuters Breakingviews, says the RBS stock surged following earnings because, for the first time in a while, the group did not present "a new strategy or a new disaster."

  • Ian Bond, director of foreign policy at the Centre for European Reform, comments on Ukraine following the launch of the government's operation to retake control in eastern parts of the country.

  • Pfizer raises bid for AstraZeneca     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 4:04 AM ET

    American pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has hiked its takeover bid for British rival AstraZeneca to $106.5 billion. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.

  • It's nearly time to get out of Europe: Pro     Friday, 2 May 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    James Butterfill, global equity strategist at Coutts, says that earnings are becoming more important with each quarter, and that so far for Europe it has been a "earnings-less recovery."

  • Should you 'sell in May and go away'?     Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Martin Leclerc, CIO and portfolio manager at Barrack Yard Advisors, says investors shouldn't necessarily sell in May and go away but take the opportunity to look at their portfolio and reposition for the coming months.

  • Oil: Majors should focus on exploration     Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Daniel Lacalle, senior portfolio manager at Ecofin Ltd, says the light at the end of the tunnel is in sight for energy stocks but that more needs to be done to get earnings going up and selects his top picks.

  • How to play the US dollar     Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Marvin Barth, head of foreign exchange research for Europe at Barclays, says the U.S. dollar will appreciate in the long term, but will be challenged soon.

  • Can Sony reprogram for recovery?     Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 4:50 AM ET

    Manoj Menon, partner and managing director at Frost & Sullivan, comments on the news that Sony has slashed its profit outlook by over two thirds and says the good news is that the group is getting out of the PC business.

  • Booking a car park space? Here's the app!     Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    ParkJockey is an app that allows users to find and book car park spaces in advance, explains Umut Tekin, CEO of ParkJockey. The app, which is already available in London and Miami, will launch in six other cities before year-end.

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  • 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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  • 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."