Worldwide Exchange


  • Minority of M&A is due to tax reasons: Pro     Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 4:45 AM ET

    Steve Allan, M&A practice leader for EMEA at Towers Watson, says there has been an "enormous" amount of mergers and acquisitions lately and that most deals create value.

  • Oil market to tighten further: Pro     Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Charles Whall, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management, says oil groups' focus on free cash flow is positive for investors but will lead to a "real significant tightening" of the market.

  • 'Escargrowth' or 'Austerity Strudel' anyone?     Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 4:24 AM ET

    French Prime Minister Manuel Valls met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Monday to discuss France's reform agenda. CNBC imagines what the menu could have looked like.

  • Tesco: 'Free rein to bring in a new strategy'?     Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 4:19 AM ET

    The investigation into Tesco's accounting errors points so "some failure of corporate governance", CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.

  • Euro zone PMI: 'Moving in the wrong direction'     Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, says the euro zone's performance is "meager" following the release of the latest flash PMI data and news that the German manufacturing sector is not expanding.

  • US equities 'riding the tide': Pro     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Michael W. Gurka, Founder and president at BruinHill Partners, explains that he is rather bullish on U.S. equities and discusses the dollar.

  • How to trade Alibaba     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 5:40 AM ET

    R.J. Hottovy, global director of consumer equity research and senior restaurant and retail analyst at Morningstar, says Alibaba's expansion outside of China will be challenging.

  • ECB won't reach balance sheet target: Pro     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Piers Curran, head of trading at Amplify Trading, says that the ECB's reluctance to use quantitative easing means the central bank is likely to "fall short" of its balance sheet expansion target.

  • Silver and gold to fall further?     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Richard Perry, market analyst at Hantec Markets, charts the recent performance of silver and gold and says "enormous" pressure is generating "further downside momentum" for silver prices.

  • Tesco investigating profit overstatement     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 4:35 AM ET

    Tesco's stock price fell to its lowest level since 2003 after the group announced it had launched an investigation into a misstated profit, CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.

  • Ebrahim Rahbari, director of European and global economics at Citi Research, discusses the "fundamental differences in opinion" between Germany and France when it comes to fiscal policy.

  • UK minimum wage hike won't hurt jobs: Labour     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 4:11 AM ET

    Labour's pledge to raise the minimum wage will not lead to job losses as the timeframe will allow businesses to adapt, says Chuka Umunna, U.K. shadow secretary of state for business, innovation and skills.

  • UK's cities, regions need devolution: Labour     Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Chuka Umunna, U.K. shadow secretary of state for business, innovation and skills, discusses devolution and says the U.K. should devolve powers for regions to grow better.

  • US equity market nearing top: Pro     Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Todd Horwitz, author and founder of Averagejoeoptions.com, says the U.S. equity market is "very close to a top" and could start to see some selling pressure.

  • Alibaba IPO: Is it 'time for a correction'?     Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Donald Luskin, CIO at Trend Macro, says the Fed's latest statement implies the bank "will be easy forever" and that the Alibaba IPO suggests that it might be time for correction.

  • Anne Richards, CIO at Aberdeen Asset Management, says markets will quickly move on from Scotland and that there is "a compelling argument" for the BoE not to raise rates yet.

  • China economy: It's a 'race against time'     Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    David Cui, head of China equity strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch, says the Chinese government is "trying to buy time" with stimulus measures and needs to address "long-delayed structural issues".

  • 'Our country needs to change': Miliband     Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    The Scottish referendum was a "vote for change" says Ed Miliband, Labour Party leader, adding that devolution is not just a good idea for Scotland but also for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

  • 'Business as usual' for Scottish banks?     Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Simon Maughan, head of research at OTAS Technologies, comments on the U.K. banking sector following the Scottish referendum. He discusses whether Scottish banks are a good bet.

  • Is Alibaba's valuation warranted?     Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 4:20 AM ET
    Representatives from Alibaba Group arrive for the company's roadshow meeting in New York September 8, 2014.

    Wendy Huang, head of China technology and internet research at Standard Chartered Bank, discusses Alibaba's upcoming IPO and the headwinds facing the company going forward.

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."