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Ed Nusbaum, global CEO of Grant Thornton, comments on a survey which shows there has been a "reversal of fortune" when it comes to business confidence in the U.S. and China.
Harry Tchilinguirian, head of commodity markets strategy at BNP Paribas, talks about the impact of non-OPEC supply on oil prices, and says the increase in U.S. shale gas may not lower prices.
European shares closed higher on Thursday following dovish comments from U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, and renewed optimism on the economic outlook in Japan and China.
Yra Harris, partner at Praxis Trading, explains that the ECB is "happy" with a weaker euro, but is concerned that Portugal could have trouble funding itself.
Andrew Tonner, technology and telecoms analyst at The Motley Fool, discusses Microsoft's restructuring announcement, and explains why he is very "skeptical".
Bernd Berg, global emerging market strategist at Credit Suisse, says Thursday's U.S. dollar weakness was only short-term, and he expects the dollar to continue to rally against other major currencies.
Erik Nielsen, global chief economist at UniCredit, says the minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting were a "complete mess".
David Sadigh, CEO at Digital Luxury Group, discusses luxury brands including Burberry and Chanel, which has surpassed Louis Vuitton as the most sought-after brand in China.
Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, advises buying U.S. industrial and European pharmaceutical stocks.
European shares trimmed earlier losses but still closed down, as investors awaited the minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting.
CNBC reports on the privatization of the U.K.'s Royal Mail, whose IPO could raise up to £3 billion, and would include an employee scheme.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din, reports from Cairo, where arrest warrants have been issued for members of the Muslim Brotherhood.
Antonio Garcia Pascual, chief southern Europe economist at Barclays, discusses Italian politics ahead of Silvio Berlusconi's court case, and after the country's rating downgrade from S&P.
Henry Dixon, fund manager at Matterley Asset Management, says that the current environment of rising bond yields is favorable to equities, and that double-digit returns are "credible".
European shares closed higher on Tuesday, following comments from European Central Bank policymaker Joerg Asmussen, and after better-than-expected earnings results from the U.S.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din, reports on the latest developments from Egypt, where the interim president has named an interim prime minister and vice president, and revealed a timetable for elections.
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, explains why it should be an interesting week for sterling, and how a lot depends on dollar strength.
David Enrich, European banking editor at the Wall Street Journal, comments on the sale of Libor to NYSE Euronext, and why the U.S. stock exchange was chosen.
Olivier Blanchard, chief economist at the IMF, says that despite the upward revision to the U.K. growth outlook, the country still needs "fiscal flexibility".
Olivier Blanchard, chief economist at the IMF, says that a lot more needs to be done in Europe to improve the state of the banking system.