Worldwide Exchange


  • 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.

  • Negative rates are 'not very likely': Pro     Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    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."

  • Outlook for US home sales in 2014     Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    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.

  • Is deflation good for the euro zone?     Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Michael Heise, chief economist at Allianz, says deflation could be good for southern Europe's competitiveness.

  • Honeymoon period over for Thailand's PM: Pro     Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    PK Basu, chief strategist at REAL-Economics.com, discusses the effects of the protests on Thailand's already embattled economy.

  • Is it time for changes to executive pay?     Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 4:15 AM ET

    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.

  • Is the Xbox One's price justified?     Friday, 22 Nov 2013 | 5:30 AM ET

    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."

  • Tech: What the next generation may look like     Friday, 22 Nov 2013 | 5:20 AM ET

    Michael L. Chasen, co-founder and CEO at SocialRadar, expects the creation and standardization of some virtual currencies and discusses the next generation of wearable tech, including Google Tattoo.

  • Wojciech Modest Amaro, Poland's first Michelin starred chef and founder of Atelier Amaro, tells CNBC that in less than two years, the restaurant has paid back all of its loan and has a three-month waiting list.

  • Fed managing expectations 'quite well': Pro     Friday, 22 Nov 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Kevin Adams, director of fixed income at Henderson Global Investors, explains that the Fed is trying "very hard" to make the distinction between tapering and interest rates rising.

  • Now is the time for IPOs in Asia: Pro     Friday, 22 Nov 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Andrew Leung, chairman at Andrew Leung Consultants, discusses the impact Abenomics is having on the Japanese economy and highlights how the "huge flood of liquidity throughout Asia" is boosting IPOs.

  • Should you invest in Polish real estate?     Friday, 22 Nov 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Tomasz Trzoslo, managing director for Poland at Jones Lang LaSalle, talks about the Polish real estate market and reveals that the country's sector attracts 70 percent of capital in the region.

  • Riccardo Barbieri, chief European economist at Mizuho International, expects Germany to see a "significant growth pick up" in the next two years.

  • Ryanair is 'friendly and cuddly': O'Leary     Friday, 22 Nov 2013 | 12:35 AM ET

    Michael O'Leary, CEO of Ryanair, says the group has "always been friendly and cuddly" but was misunderstood, adding that it now plans to improve its communication strategy.

  • Nothing new on negative rates: Draghi     Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 6:33 AM ET

    European Central Bank president Mario Draghi, warns people from inferring anything regarding negative interest rates on deposit facilities from what he says in his speech, stating that "there is no news".

  • Why no tapering is good for oil     Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 5:45 AM ET

    Harry Tchilinguirian, head of commodity markets strategy at BNP Paribas, says the Fed is unlikely to taper until March and that therefore the dollar will remain where it is and so will commodities.

  • Chinese reforms: actions better than words     Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 5:10 AM ET

    Perry Link, professor emeritus of East Asian studies at Princeton University, casts doubts on the reforms China announced and wonders if they will change the U.S. perception of the country.

  • Tapering is 'a good thing': Pro     Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    John Haynes, head of research at Investec Wealth & Management, discusses a potential January taper and says that markets have got to "go back to capitalism as we know it".

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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    Monday - Friday 4a ET
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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."