Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves, says the country doesn't need quantitative easing because its economy is in good shape.» Read More
European Central Bank executive board member Peter Praet, says innovation and reform rather than the level of the euro, are the solution to the euro zone's competitiveness issues.
The minutes for the Fed's latest meeting will shed some light on its plans, but we will probably have to wait until the fall for a fuller picture, says John Canally, investment strategist at LPL Financial.
We expect tourism to grow steadily in Croatia, by 6 percent over the next year, which we are very satisfied with, says Ratomir Ivicic, deputy minister of tourism at Croatia.
The third quarter is building up into a "crescendo" period where we will learn more about the Fed going forward and its plans on rate hikes, says George Goncalves, head of U.S. rates strategy at Nomura Securities International.
Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, says the U.S. Federal Reserve will be quiet in its minutes released on Wednesday as it waits to see if strong data is consistent.
Ivica Mudrinic, president of the Croatian Employers' Association, says lack of reform has held back the country's economy after accession to the EU, but big changes will help drive growth.
Matthew Beesley, head of global equities at Henderson Global Investors, says the Bank of Japan could introduce further stimulus measures if improving data in the country stalls.
Stronger growth in U.S. chain store sales is proof of robust consumer spending in the U.S., says Jharonne Martis, director of research at Thomson Reuters.
A ban on disruptive parking apps in San Francisco is about municipalities controlling parking environments as part of their wider public policy objectives, says Cherrie Fuzell, CEO of Parkmobile.
The stock market is not "over bought" in the long run and despite a recent dip it is poised to enter a period of high and sustained multiples, says Michael Purves, chief global strategist at Weeden & Co.
Tony Shiret, retail analyst at Espirito Santo, says Marks & Spencer's clothing range needs to "find its place" in the market.
Jeroen Dijsselbloem, president of the Eurogroup, says Italy's competitiveness has to improve in order for its economy to pick up.
Michael Gurkam founder of BruinHill Partners LLC, says equities will be "full steam ahead" after the U.S. Federal Reserve minutes are published.
Daragh McDowell, senior Russia analyst at Maplecroft, says pro-separatist fighters in Ukraine may lay down their arms if they realize their campaign is hopeless.
Chris Yates, principal at Yates Consulting, says U.S. airport security will be "stepped up" over time in response to evidence that al Qaeda is creating weapons to evade airport checks.
Dan Greenhaus, chief global strategist at BTIG, says the U.S. Federal Reserve is at risk of tightening its monetary policy too early.
Ry Morgan, co-founder and CEO of PleaseCycle, discusses how his app allows workers to track their cycle to work and compete against their colleagues.
Michael O'Sullivan, U.K. and EMEA CIO at Credit Suisse Private Bank, says buying short-term U.S. bonds could be a good way of playing the improving macroeconomic environment.
Robert Simoncic, CEO of Slovak Investment and Trade Development Agency, said joining the European Union and adopting the euro attracted investment into Slovakia.
Simon Ballard, head of credit strategy at National Australia Bank, says credit spreads are hitting new highs.
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