Worldwide Exchange


  • Don't let Al-Shabaab win in Kenya: Expert     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Nick Anthony, COO at S4Si, discusses the situation in Kenya where the terrorist group Al-Shabaad is enacting a "campaign of terror" and advises investors against pulling out from Kenya.

  • Armin Laschet, deputy leader of the CDU, explains that he is "not optimistic" and "sceptical" about the idea of a coalition with the Green Party but says that they will still hold talks with them.

  • Gerhard Schick, finance spokesperson at the German Green Party, explains that there is no "base for a coalition" with Merkel's CDU and discusses what the election loss means for the party and its future.

  • How 'good sentiment' boosted Merkel     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Elga Bartsch, chief European economist at Morgan Stanley, says the economy and the "good sentiment" helped Merkel secure another term and comments on electricity policy in Germany.

  • Why M&A volume remains low     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Steve Allan, M&A practice leader at Towers Watson, highlights that M&A deals have declined globally except in the U.S. where acquirers have gone on to outperform.

  • European recovery still 'very weak': Pro     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Myles Bradshaw, portfolio manager at Pimco, says the latest IFO number shows that Germany is leading the "subdued" euro zone recovery.

  • Debt threat: just the 'same old song'     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Scott Bauer, senior market strategist at Trading Advantage, says traders have little interest in what's taking place in Washington and adds that retail and banking could lead the S&P "to new highs".

  • Prepare for a US government shutdown?     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 5:40 AM ET

    Jonathan Allen, White House bureau chief for Politico, says a "government shutdown" due to debt ceiling negotiation is possible as there is "little incentives for Republicans" to reach an agreement.

  • Marcus Walker, Berlin correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, highlights that Merkel's negotiations for a junior coalition partner will be tough and what the crucial issues will be.

  • Who said Germans couldn't joke !     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    What's the difference between the Smart Car and the German FDP? Find out with CNBC's Geoff Cutmore and Annette Weisbach who report on "internet humour" triggered by the German elections.

  • Is there an opposition in Germany?     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Bernd Huettemann, secretary general at Network European Movement Germany, says Merkel has "no real opposition" in the Bundestag and discusses Germany's European policy.

  • Chuka Umunna, U.K. shadow business secretary, explains the Labour Party's plan for the economy which include a boost in minimum wage, financial sector tax and apprenticeships.

  • Elena Panaritis, economist and founder at Thought 4 Action, says Greece should reform its governance system to stem the growing social discontent and rise of the far right.

  • Nairobi: 10 people remain hostage     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 4:25 AM ET

    Sporadic gun fire and explosions were still heard in the Nairobi mall throughout the night as government forces moved to "more aggressive position" reports NBC's Rob Allen from Nairobi.

  • Why you shouldn't dismiss the AFD     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 4:05 AM ET

    Andreas Kluth, Berlin bureau chief for The Economist, says the German AFD party has become the protest vote and raised the issue of growing scepticism regarding the EU.

  • Slow EM demand hurting euro zone: economist     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, comments on the euro zone following the release of the latest PMI numbers which show that demand from emerging markets remains subdued.

  • 'Very optimistic' on US stock market: pro     Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Alan Knuckman, senior market analyst at Trading Advantage, explains that there is "still some upside" in the U.S. stock market.

  • Brian Brenberg, assistant professor, explains what economic freedom is and why the U.S. has slipped from the second place worldwide to the seventeenth in one year.

  • Greece: 'social fabric is fraying'     Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 5:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports from Athens on the rise of the far-right party, Golden Dawn, and how politics and economics are "colliding" in Greece.

  • How to find value in equities     Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Andrew Burkly, head of institutional portfolio strategy at Oppenheimer & Co., agrees with Warren Buffet that finding value is getting harder and advises looking "underneath the index".

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