Sarbjit Nahal, head of thematic investment strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch, talks about global pandemics and discusses investment strategies.» Read More
Timothy Ash, head of emerging markets research at Standard Bank, discusses Turkey following the central bank's latest rate cut and says the concentration of power is a concern.
The underlying problems in Europe's southern economies have not been solved, says Hans-Werner Sinn, president at the Ifo Institute. He also criticizes the ECB potential use of quantitative easing.
Tim Graf, head of macro strategy for Europe at State Street Global Markets, says that global confidence, while still high, is deteriorating.
European shares reaccelerated losses on Friday afternoon to close the week lower, despite a weak employment report from the U.S. that tempered concerns the Federal Reserve would hike interest rate sooner than hoped.
Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, says Iliad's bid to take over T-Mobile U.S. is surprising and that the price is below the U.S. provider's value.
Peter Rosenstreich, chief foreign exchange analyst at Swissquote Bank and Kerry Craig, global market strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, discuss the U.S. jobs report and its impact on markets.
Jean-Pierre Camadieu, chairman & CEO of Solvay, describes Brazil as the "weak point" for the company and says more M&A activity is on the way.
Jon Reynolds, CEO of Swiftkey, discusses the U.K. start-up scene and says that global investors are starting to look at the U.K. for future opportunities.
European shares closed lower on Thursday with investors reacting to quarterly earnings and some disappointing data from the euro zone.
Erin Davis, senior equity analyst at Morningstar, discusses Lloyd's Banking Group's results and says that while the bank will probably pay a very small dividend in 2014, it will then "quickly ramp it up".
Henri Proglio, CEO of EDF, says he is very confident that the group will beat expectations in 2014.
Dave Coplin, chief envisioning officer at Microsoft U.K., argues that many people should be more careful about how they use technology.
Manji Cheto, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, discusses the outbreak of the Ebola virus in Western Africa, the risk of contagion to other countries and the economic impact.
European shares closed lower on Wednesday, as investors reacted to fresh sanctions against Russia and corporate earnings, while looking ahead to a monetary policy decision by the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Adewale Tinubu, group chief executive at Oando, comments on the group's deal to acquire ConocoPhillips's Nigeria upstream business and what it means for the group.
Rebecca Healey, senior analyst at Tabb Group, discusses the importance of dark pools and says the focus should be on providing greater clarity.
Carlos Tavares, PSA Peugeot CEO, says the group's turnaround plan is showing its first good result but adds that he remains cautious on Europe.
Russia's MICEX Index rallied 2 percent in morning trade, despite news of the toughest sanctions against the country since the end of the Cold War.
Carlos Caicedo, principal analyst at IHS Country Risk, says that Argentina defaulting and then restructuring its debt a few months later could lead to capital flight, currency fluctuations and social unrest.
European shares closed higher on Tuesday, as investors reacted to corporate earnings while keeping an eye for fresh sanctions against Russia.