Worldwide Exchange


  • Japanese banks results are not sustainable     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    David Marshall, senior analyst at CreditSights, explains why Japanese banks' strong results are not sustainable and expects margin squeeze in the short term and continued weak loan growth.

  • Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg, says that while the European recovery is weaker than expected, it¿s still on track.

  • CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi questions the Bank of England's governor, Mark Carney on mortgage approvals and the weight of the U.K.'s housing market on the economy.

  • Mark Carney, governor at the Bank of England, states that the Bank now expects the inflation target to be reached a year earlier than previously forecast and for the unemployment rate threshold to be hit by the end of 2015.

  • 2014 IPO pipeline 'building up quite nicely'     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 5:20 AM ET

    Gareth McCartney, head of EMEA equity syndicate at UBS, describes 2013 as a "great year" for IPOs and explains that a "broadening" of sectors and strong appetite should make 2014 equally strong.

  • Global confidence in recovery is growing: ICC     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 5:05 AM ET

    Jean-Guy Carrier, secretary general at the International Chamber of Commerce, explains that both global confidence in the recovery and uncertainty over political leadership are growing.

  • US fiscal negotiations to 'go to the wire' again     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 5:05 AM ET

    Karen Ward, senior global economist at HSBC, expects U.S. Congressional negotiations to "go to the wire every three months" over and over again due to their fundamentally different approach to economics.

  • Just the ticket to tackle congestion?     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Ben Whitaker, CEO of Masabi, explains how the company's mobile ticketing services for public transport, operational in Boston and San Diego, can slash congestion and the need for more infrastructure.

  • Mobile is Tencent's strength: Analyst     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 4:35 AM ET

    Ricky Lai, research analyst at Guotai Junan International Holdings, comments on Tencent Holdings' worse-than-expected results and the group's mobile strategy.

  • France must restore competitiveness: MEDEF     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Pierre Gattaz, head of the French employers' body MEDEF, urges the French government to take the "right and strong reforms" to restore competitiveness and attract young people in unpopular industries.

  • Moleskine well-positioned in China: CEO     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Arrigo Berni, CEO of Moleskine, comments on the group's latest earnings, its focus on new consumer channels such as e-commerce and the how it's well-positioned for the Chinese middle-class expansion.

  • Too early to tell if Abenomics is working?     Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Paul Sheard, chief global economist at S&P, says the Plenum in China is unlikely to deliver much in the short-term and discusses the Japanese economy ahead of Thursday's GDP release.

  • UBS's business model is working: CEO     Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, comments on the bank's performance and how it's "extremely happy" with the way it's progressing - especially when it comes to its balance sheet and costs.

  • Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, talks about the headwinds for the global economy and urges European policymakers to address structural reforms, as the ECB can¿t "fix all the problems".

  • US housebuilders stocks 'ahead of themselves'     Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Carter Worth, chief market technician at Oppenheimer Asset Management, says that while earnings are expected to be good, U.S. housebuilders' stocks are "way ahead of themselves".

  • EU 'testing' Google's proposals: Almunia     Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 5:45 AM ET

    Joaquin Almunia, European Commission's vice president and competition commissioner, comments on the EU's investigation on Google and says the group's latest proposals are being tested.

  • EU to 'take stock' of German economy: Almunia     Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 5:40 AM ET

    Joaquin Almunia, European Commission's vice president, says the EU will "take stock" and analyse why Germany's current account surplus is so elevated.

  • Fed has fueled speculative-grade market     Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    Martin Fridson, CEO of FridsonVision, says the speculative-grade market has grown very large and that when the default tidal wave hits, it will be very big.

  • Michael Abraham, co-head financial sponsors at UBS, says the private equity market is "very active" and benefitting from the "buoyant IPO market".

  • Chinese Plenum: What to expect     Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Richard Fu, director of Asian commodities trading at Newedge, comments on the Chinese Plenum and says the government is "determined" to grow the economy on "solid and sustainable" foundations.

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."