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  • Russian businesses 'seeing some pain': Pro     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    Philip Uglow, chief economist at MNI, says that business confidence in Russia dipped in March, fueled by events in Ukraine and a big fall in exports number.

  • Why investors will want a piece of Candy Crush     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Francis Gaskins, research director at Equities.com, discusses gaming company King Digital as it prices its shares, highlighting that the company is profitable and generating growing traffic.

  • Facebook buys virtual reality company Oculus     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Mark Little, principal analyst at Ovum, comments on Facebook's $2 billion acquisition of virtual-reality company Oculus and discusses how it could be used by the social media giant.

  • Bitcoin is still a sound platform: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Peter Pezaris, founder and CEO of Glip, says that his business accepts payment in bitcoin because despite concerns about companies dealing with the currency, as a service, "the ideas are still sound."

  • US power vacuum creates new risks: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    David Murrin, author of 'Breaking The Code of History' and CEO of Emergent Asset Management, says that events in Ukraine reveal the "decline of the West" and the power vacuum left by the U.S.

  • S&P downgrades Brazil to near-junk     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 6:45 AM ET

    S&P downgraded cut Brazil's credit rating to one notch above junk, citing weak growth and rising debt levels.

  • Time to jump back into Russia?     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 6:45 AM ET

    Yannick Naud, portfolio manager at Sturgeon Capital, discusses whether it is time to step back in to Russia, after large capital outflows.

  • Japan 'well-prepared' for sales tax hike: Pro     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 6:30 AM ET

    Motoshige Itoh of the University of Tokyo says the reaction to the sales tax hike in Japan will be "modest" as the country is "well-prepared".

  • Euro gain a 'deep concern': Pro     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    Sebastian Galy, senior currency strategist at Societe Generale, says the appreciation of the euro is of "deep concern" for the European Central Bank, with fears of a Japan-style low inflation environment.

  • David Crowe, chief economist at the National Association of Homebuilders, says "pent up demand" will drive new home sales in the U.S. up 30 percent - but first-time buyers are still struggling.

  • India ahead of other BRICs: Pro     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Richard Titherington, CIO of emerging market equities at JP Morgan Asset Management, says India has stabilized its currency, and elections could provide a reform-driving government.

  • Sugru: The new wonder material?     Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 6:40 AM ET

    Jane Ni Dhulchaointigh, developer at Sufru, introduces Sugru, a new product hailed as a new wonder material and says the "magic part" is that it bonds to almost any material.

  • China: Currency volatility has big impact     Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 6:30 AM ET

    Ian Stannard, head of European foreign exchange strategy at Morgan Stanley, warns that recent volatility in the Chinese currency market is having a "significant negative impact" on credit conditions.

  • Is China a risk to world growth?     Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    Charles Diebel, head of market strategy at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, says that the rebalancing of the Chinese economy is a headwind for world growth.

  • Market can now focus on economic news: Pro     Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Scott Bauer, senior market strategist at Trading Advantage, says that volatility will remain high this week and that markets should continue to climb higher.

  • US economy doesn't warrant rate hike: Pro     Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Matt McCormick, portfolio manager and banking analyst at Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel, says the Fed is unlikely to raise rates until mid-2015 and advises how to invest in a continued low-rate environment.

  • Time to get back in Russian bonds?     Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Apostolos Bantis, credit analyst at Commerzbank, argues that valuation of Russia bonds is "particularly appealing" right now and says that beyond geopolitical risks, there is little downside for the Russian economy.

  • Is France finally 'joining in the recovery'?     Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, comments on the latest PMI data for the euro zone, which were the "strongest since 2011" for most countries and saw a strong rebound in French activity.

  • Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, comments on the U.S. bank stress tests but warns that they haven¿t stress tested for cross-holdings.

  • Chris Gadd, grain and oilseed analyst at Macquarie Group, discusses agricultural commodities after research found the price tag for breakfast has risen by 25 percent since the beginning of the year.

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."