Worldwide Exchange


  • James Lockhart Smith, principal analyst for Latin America at Maplecroft, discusses Brazil's economy ahead of the October general elections, with Dilma Roussef remaining the favourite.

  • Ukrainians wants EU integration: Opposition     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Arseniy Yatsenyuk, leader of the All Ukrainian Union Fatherland, says the majority of Ukrainians support integration in the European Union, as Russia would not help implement the necessary reforms.

  • Is the French president having an affair?     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 4:25 AM ET

    French president, Francois Hollande is said to be considering legal action against Closer Magazine which published a seven-page spread on his alleged affair with an actress, reports CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi.

  • Trade data not biggest worry for China     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 4:10 AM ET

    Zhang Zhiwei, chief China economist at Nomura, says the overall Chinese trade data remain "pretty good" and that he is more worried about the domestic side.

  • Dollar liquidity lessening abroad: Pro     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Hans Redeker, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Morgan Stanley, explains why he is "fairly optimistic" on the U.S. economy and why the dollar is on an upward trend.

  • Mario Draghi, president of the ECB, explains why the ECB chose to keep its policy unchanged and reiterates the bank's forward guidance and "accommodative stance".

  • Standard Chartered's news: Does it matter?     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 6:40 AM ET

    Standard Chartered surprised markets by announcing that its finance director, Richard Meddings, would step down at the end of June. Allister Heath from City AM and Andy Brough from Schroders discuss the news.

  • Andy Brough, fund manager at Schroders, says U.K. retailers are struggling with consumers' move from out-of-town big supermarkets to local, small convenience stores.

  • US storm: Coping with cancellations     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Christian Philips, contingency underwriter at Beazley, discusses how the storm in the U.S. has impacted transport and event companies and what the cost of cancellations will be for them.

  • Fed is split on tapering: Economist     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS, says the Fed minutes show that there's "clearly a difference of opinion" regarding tapering and says the Fed should have finished its bond-buying by year-end.

  • Is the BoE's forward guidance 'botched up'?     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Andrew Lilico, director at Europe Economics, describes the Bank of England's forward guidance as a "daft idea" that has been "misconceived" from the beginning.

  • Snowden: What Europe wants to know     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Julian Richards, co-director at the Centre for Security and Intelligence Studies, highlights the "very complicated picture" created by Edward Snowden's revelations, ahead of his expected appearance at the European Parliament.

  • Bryan Roberts, retail insights director at Kantar Retail, discusses U.K. retail sales over the holiday period and says that the "fragmentation" of shopping behavior means spending is being spread across several brands.

  • South-East Asia to ease further in 2014     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 4:25 AM ET

    Jeff Ng, south-east Asia economist at Standard Chartered, expects both the Indonesian and South Korean central banks to hike rates this year after leaving them unchanged on Thursday.

  • Expect further easing from ECB: Economist     Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Thorsten Polleit, chief economist at Degussa Goldhandel, says euro zone inflation numbers are a "strong incentive" for the ECB to push ahead with further easing policies in the coming months.

  • 'Still premature to declare victory': Draghi     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Answering CNBC's Geoff Cutmore, Mario Draghi highlights that the "weak" and "fragile" European recovery is vulnerable to many risks as unemployment remains "unacceptably high".

  • Lew flies in to Germany export storm Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 8:54 AM ET
    Cranes and containers in the port of Hamburg, Germany

    Germany's reliance on export-driven growth was a hot topic when U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew arrived in Berlin on Wednesday.

  • What to expect from Constellation     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 5:45 AM ET

    Nik Modi, managing director at RBC Capital Markets, expects Constellation to report a strong top line and margin improvements.

  • Fed minutes to reiterate data-dependence?     Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Greg McBride, senior financial analyst at Bankrate.com, expects the Fed minutes to highlight tapering was a consensus decision and to emphasize its data dependence.

  • Ed Hardy, co-founder at Edge, discusses his app that aims to provide skiers with live data on their performance on the slopes and on the resorts they're in.

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."