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Jian Chang, China Economist, Barclays expects China's HSBC Flash PMI to pick up to around 50 on improving credit.
Rajat Nag, Managing Director General, ADB says it's naive to expect that BRICs will put up funding to IMF without wanting something in return such as a greater voice.
David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF says having new pool $430 billion of IMF resources allows them to be ready for crisis in Europe and other countries in the world.
Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options, JPMorgan Investment Bank investors are starting to take profits on equities.
Discussing the French election and its impact on Europe and the euro, with Nicholas Burns, Harvard Kennedy School of Government professor.
Discussing the IMF pledge, how the French elections could impact the U.S. economy and whether China will have a soft landing, with William Rhodes, William R. Rhodes Global Advisors CEO & president.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead to where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week.
Brian Stutland, Stutland Volatility Group, makes a call on Total S.A. ahead of next week's French election.
Discussing the current state of the markets amid earnings season, and how big of an influence Apple has on the major averages, with Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak and CNBC contributor Ron Insana.
Cytec Industries CEO, Shane Fleming explains why his company blames the slowdown in Europe and Asia for its weak 2012 outlook.
CNBC's Mary Thompson discusses the catalysts for GE's better-than-expected earnings report, including strength in the company's energy and transportation divisions.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses what Americans can expect from the upcoming European elections and its impact on U.S. markets.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky, Rick Santelli & Simon Hobbs offer insight on European markets.
Discussing whether banks can lead the markets higher, with David Katz, CIO at Matrix Asset Advisors.
David Palmer, UBS senior restaurant analyst, offers insight on McDonald's earnings.
James Rohr, PNC Financial Services chairman & CEO, says the earnings season is good news for the economy and the markets.
Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific, ANZ says data out of U.S. is very choppy, with global growth drifting sideways.
Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific, ANZ says Spain will be the next euro zone country to see occasional spikes in yields.
Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific, ANZ says the fundamentals for a modest U.S. recovery are still in place. He expects 2-2.5% growth in U.S. this year.
Charles Dallara, Institute of International Finance managing director, offers insight into the Spanish banking system and whether global investors should be concerned.
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A yes vote in the upcoming Scottish independence referendum could lead some insurers to move their headquarters to London, says Mark Nicholson, associate director at Standard & Poor's Rating Services.
The U.S. Federal Reserve remains data dependent and will not bow to hawks, says Mark Haefele, global chief investment officer at UBS, as Janet Yellen continues to make the argument that there is slack in the labor market.
European shares closed lower on Friday as tensions in Ukraine flared up once again. It comes after stocks fluctuated as U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen spoke about the labor market in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.