Worldwide Exchange


  • Stay short on US bonds: CEO     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Martin Fridson, CEO of FridsonVision, says the U.S. budget deal is a step forward but not a permanent fix and explains why it's best to stay short on Treasurys.

  • Inditex growth prospect remains strong     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Allegra Perry, managing director at Cantor Fitzgerald, highlights the "big FX impact" Inditex had to weather but says that in the long-term, there is "still significant scope" for the company behind clothing chains Zara and Pull & Bear to expand.

  • European banks won't trigger another crisis     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Guy de Blonay, fund manager for the Financials Opportunities Fund at Jupiter Asset Management, says that while a common European banking standard is good, it is wrong to believe banks will cause another crisis.

  • Why Italy's confidence vote is no threat to Letta     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Francesco Galietti, CEO of Policy Sonar, describes Italy's new confidence vote as a "medical check-up" for Letta and explains why the electoral reforms are not "priority number one."

  • 2014 will be 'cathartic' for banks     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Robert Quinn, chief European equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, discusses European banks and expects the sector to be the best performing one in 2014.

  • Corn prices are tumbling: Pro     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    Joseph Vaclavik, president of Standard Grain, says that corn prices are tumbling and that he isn't optimistic for next year's market outlook.

  • Joe Coradino, CEO, Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust says that the Internet is here to stay and property-owning retailers need to embrace it.

  • Elections in the 'fragile five' in 2014     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 4:40 AM ET

    Gareth Leather, Asia economist at Capital Economics, says elections in the "fragile five" economies in 2014 could raise short-term concerns for the impact of currency markets and explains why he has high hopes for reform in Indonesia.

  • Upcoming IPOs in China: All hype?     Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Steve Wang, chief China economist at Reorient Financial Markets, says that there is a lot of hype about upcoming IPOs in China.

  • World Cup stadiums will be 'ready and safe'     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Chris Pickard, chairman of the Latin American Travel Association, says the World Cup stadiums in Brazil will be safe and ready for the tournament after a construction accident killed two people in Sao Paulo.

  • Jolyon Barker, managing director, global technology, media and telecommunications at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, says growing middle class and disposable income in India and China will drive growth in the software market.

  • Rick Rule, chairman of Sprott US Holdings, discusses why many junior mining companies may not have enough cash on their balance sheets to survive.

  • Will US stock rally continue in 2014?     Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Charles Dumas, chief economist at Lombard Street, says there is room for a further upswing in U.S. stocks next year.

  • UK not 'out of the woods yet': Pro     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 6:45 AM ET

    Ruth Lea, economic advisor at Arbuthnot Banking Group, says the U.K. economy is "not out of the woods yet" as the country still has a large budget deficit.

  • EU announces rate-rigging fines for banks     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 5:33 AM ET

    Joaquin Almunia, competition commissioner at the European Commission, announces rate-rigging fines relating to Libor and Tibor manipulation as well as who received immunity from fines.

  • US job growth to return to pre-crisis levels?     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    Andrew Wilkinson, chief economic strategist at Miller Tabak & Co, says the U.S. is on track to record its best job creation growth since 2005 in 2013.

  • Will Iranian oil reach market mid-2014?     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 5:09 AM ET

    Bijan Namdar Zangeneh, Iranian oil minister, explains to CNBC that Iran plans to produce four million barrels of oil a day "immediately" after sanctions are lifted.

  • Saudi 'welcomes' shale oil: Oil minister     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 5:08 AM ET

    Ali Al Naimi, Saudi Arabian oil minister, tells CNBC that shale oil is a "welcome addition" to the world's energy reserve.

  • Bill Farren-Price, CEO of Petroleum Policy Intelligence, explains that it would take "at least a year" for Iranian oil production to come back on stream after the second phase of negotiations are agreed.

  • Gold: 'People continue to buy on dips'     Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Adrian Ash, head of research at BullionVault, says investors are still buying gold on dips and that confidence, and not the dollar, is what is really hurting gold at the moment.

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.

Contact Worldwide Exchange

  • Twitter: @CNBCWEX
  • Showtimes

    United States
    Monday - Friday 4a ET
    Monday - Friday 10:00 CET
    Monday - Friday 17:00 SIN/HK
    Monday - Friday 20:00 SYD
    New Zealand
    Monday - Friday 22:00 NZ


  • 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."