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Alec Young, global equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, says there could be "short-term weakness" in equities, due to the government shutdown, but a major decline in the stock market is unlikely.
Bill Blain, senior fixed income broker at Mint Partners, discusses the IMF's downwardly revised global growth forecasts, and whether Europe will continue to "flatline" next year.
Greece might be confident that it will exit six years of recession in 2014, but the country's economic outlook remained worrying.
Asaf Pelef, founder of FTBpro, discusses his startup dedicated to football, with content produced by fans, and why he moved to London from Tel Aviv.
Norman Loayza, World Development report director and lead author, talks how risk management, when "responsible and effective", can open opportunities.
European shares closed lower on Monday as the partial government shutdown in the U.S. continued, and as investors worried that the impasse could lead to the country defaulting on its debt.
Evangelos Mytilineos, CEO of Greek mining group Mytilineos, tells CNBC that funding remains "scarce" in Greece.
Raffaele Jerusalmi, CEO of Borsa Italiana, says the restructuring of the European banking sector is positive but highlights the need for the right balance between restructuring and regulation.
European shares closed higher on Friday, helped by Italy's FTSE MIB, which continued to rally two days after Prime Minister Enrico Letta won a vote of confidence.
David Kelly, chief global strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, advises investors to "sit tight" on U.S. equities due to the shutdown and says uncertainty could weigh on economic growth.
Marcus Ashworth, head of fixed income ar Espirito Santo Investment Bank, and John Wraith, fixed income strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, comments on how Italian and Spanish bonds are more stable than U.S. ones.
Spain's Economy Ministry admitted that a typing error had boosted the country's public debt forecast by 10 billion euros ($13.6 billion).
Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, comments on metal commodities and says prices for base metals, iron ore and gold could move higher towards year-end.
Joseph Dayan, head of markets at BCS Financial Group, discusses how the country's equity markets are getting more accessible.
Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, expects to see a lot of "fancy accounting" as the shutdown drags on and explains why it's still a "bull market environment" for equities.
European shares closed lower on Thursday, tracking the downward trend in U.S. stocks as the budget deadlock in Washington continued for a third day.
David Bloom, global head foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, says that as the political situation "heats up" in the U.S., the go-to currencies are now the euro and sterling.
Chris Schroeder, member of the board of advisors at Cairo School of Business, discusses how the Mideast is "one of the great stories of emerging markets."
European shares closed down on Wednesday, as the U.S. government shutdown continued and jobs data came in weak.
Tim Harris, head of investment at Lloyds TSB Private Bank, explains why he expects equities to continue to rally, especially towards the end of the year.