Richard Mallinson, geopolitical analyst at Energy Aspects, says the Ukrainian crisis should have little impact on oil supply, but highlights that oil prices could respond to other geopolitical risks.» Read More
Socrates Lazaridis, executive chairman of the Athens Exchange and Maarten-Jan Bakkum, senior emerging markets strategist at ING IM, discuss the impact the downgrade to emerging market status has had on Greek stocks.
Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg Bank, reacts to the U.K. GDP figure and says that while it is the start of a long-lasting recovery, it is also fragile as it is driven by domestic consumption.
Robert Barnard, partner at BDO, discusses Accor's new strategy as the group abandons leases to concentrate on its franchise and management business.
Nick Xanders, head of European equity strategy at BTIG, highlights that Europe is a "safety trade" when there's uncertainty in the U.S. but that it otherwise continues to underperform.
The latest deal with China over Greece's largest container shipping port signals strong confidence in the country, the Greek shipping minister said.
Phil Wahba, retail correspondent at Reuters, expects Chinese consumers to continue to be the main driver for Tiffany's as U.S. modest income earners have been pulling back.
Michael Purves, chief global strategist at Weeden & Co., says markets should be "more interesting" in early 2014 as valuations get stretched and volatility returns.
Phil Libin, CEO of Evernote, says it's the "best time in the history of the universe" to launch a startup and discusses Evernote's future, which includes an IPO.
Peter Oppenheimer, European equities strategist at Goldman Sachs, outlines his 2014 outlook for equities and says the positive story will continue but that drivers will change.
Paul Gambles, managing partner at MGMG International, says there is a "sense of greater calm" in Thailand on Tuesday and explains how it could be an entry point for investors.
Miltiadis Varvitsiotis, Greece's shipping minister, says the Greek economy has stabilized, and that it now needs to attract more investments instead of taxing.
Miltiadis Varvitsiotis, Greece's shipping minister, highlights that the Cosco/Piraeus Port deal is the biggest direct investment in Greece since the crisis began and discusses the port's privatization process.
Stephane Deo, global head of asset allocation at UBS, says that while the ECB is unlikely to surprise in the immediate future, "next year will be different."
Shari Olefson, author of the Financial Fresh Start and CEO of the Carnegie Group, says that the struggle between the government which wants to reform U.S. mortgage guarantee firms Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and investors looking to safeguard their investment, will have a huge impact on U.S. home sales in 2014.
Gina Sanchez, chairwoman and founder of Chantico Global, LLC, says falling oil prices will slow the commodity supercycle.
Michael Heise, chief economist at Allianz, says deflation could be good for southern Europe's competitiveness.
PK Basu, chief strategist at REAL-Economics.com, discusses the effects of the protests on Thailand's already embattled economy.
Brian Caplen, editor of The Banker, says there is a strong mood for change to executive pay despite the Swiss 1:12 referendum being rejected.
Olly Burrows, senior banks analyst at Rabobank, says that regulators will find several problems in European banks amid a string of scandals with UK banks.
Alex Simmons, editor-in-chief at IGN.com, discusses Microsoft's Xbox One, the price difference with Sony's PS4 and says it could take up to two years to see if it is adopted as an "entertainment hub."
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