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  • Egypt should have gone bankrupt: Pro     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 5:10 AM ET

    Hisham Ezz El Arab, chairman and managing director at CIB, discusses the Egyptian referendum and economy, which he says, remains strong as it managed to avoid bankruptcy.

  • M&A happening 'quicker' than in 2013     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Kirsty Wilson, global research editor at MergerMarket, discusses mergers and acquisitions and highlights that big deals are already being announced, which could cause "an overflow" in the early part of the year.

  • UK house prices to continue to rise?     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Joshua Miller, senior economist at RICS, says the U.K.'s housing market is gaining momentum due to a lack of stock, rising consumer confidence and falling mortgage rates.

  • Is Rio Tinto too dependent on iron ore?     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Ephrem Ravi, head of metals and mining sector at Barclays, comments on Rio Tinto's strong production numbers and advises being cautious on the stock due to the group's dependence on iron ore.

  • Kate Moss turns 40     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:25 AM ET

    As Kate Moss turns 40, Mark Borkowski, founder of Mark Borkowski PR discusses how she has turned her image into a powerful brand.

  • Demand will be high for Spanish bonds: Pro     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:05 AM ET

    John Wraith, fixed income strategist at BoAML, expects the forthcoming Spanish bond auction to be successful and discusses falling yields across the euro zone's troubled members.

  • Apple plays 'for the long term' in China: Cook     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Apple CEO Tim Cook and China Mobile's chairman Xi Guohua describe their deal as a "key milestone," and say that while their pricing is more expensive than competitors', it still remains "very attractive."

  • What to expect from Bank of America     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Sheraz Mian, director of research at Zacks and Marty Mosby, banking analyst at Guggenheim Partners, discuss Bank of America ahead of the group's quarterly results.

  • 2014 will be an 'earnings-driven year': Pro     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Tim Harris, CEO of Harris Capital, says that "all is set fair across the developed world" and argues that we'll be back to an "earnings-driven world" soon.

  • EU needs a 'new aim': Slovakia's former PM     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Iveta Radicova, former Slovakian prime minister, says that to adapt and grow, the European Union needs to work on a common vision.

  • Europe has lost its way: Former Slovakian PM Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:11 AM ET

    The European Union has lost its way and must adapt to survive, the former Slovakian prime minister told CNBC.

  • Hong Kong to improve housing supply     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Peter Thal Larsen, Asia editor at Reuters Breakingviews, discusses Hong Kong and government measures to deal with housing shortages.

  • The 'worst' is behind India now: Economist     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Indranil Sen Gupta, India chief economist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, expects the Indian central bank to cut rates in the second half of the year as inflation comes down further.

  • Investing in EM: Look for differentiation     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Didier Saint Georges, member of the investment committee at Carmignac Gestion, explains why in 2014, investors should "not look at emerging markets as a whole."

  • Carsten Nickel, senior vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says the concerns about the German coalition are "completely overdone" and that the GDP figure is "positive."

  • Better transparency needed for PE firms: Pro     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 5:40 AM ET

    Jason Haft, principal consultant at Investran, says that private equity firms need to improve data collection and dissemination to respond to investors' demands.

  • US banks: The 'bar is set quite low'     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Gerard Cassidy, lead banking analyst at RBC Capital Markets, says that the "bar is set quite low" for U.S. banks' earnings expectations so it would be surprising to see a "big disappointment."

  • Why Spain's deleveraging is 'ugly'     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Jonathan Tepper, partner at Variant Perception, explains that Spain is experiencing an "ugly deleveraging" phase as debt as remains stable but incomes have fallen.

  • BTC China 'unaffected' by bitcoin ban: CEO     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 4:45 AM ET

    Bobby Lee, CEO at BTC China, explains why Alibaba's decision to ban bitcoin as a form of payment on its website does not affect his company.

  • BoE to raise rates earlier than expected: Pro     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Robert Wood, chief UK economist at Berenberg UK, highlights that U.K. inflation numbers are "bang on target" and that the Bank of England should therefore hike its rates within the next six to twelve months.

About Worldwide Exchange

  • CNBC's global business programme brings the business and investing world together. Each weekday Julia Chatterley considers 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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