With over 2 billion people in poverty, the ability to eliminate it within 15 years appears challenging especially as the situation seems to be worsening, says ILO senior economist, Raymond Torres.
Is there a misallocation of resources going on even in the richer emerging markets? ILO senior economist, Raymond Torres discusses this concept.
Michael Kelly, global head of multi-asset at PineBridge Investments, explains why the China economic comeback story has a big influence on when the Federal Reserve raises interest rates.
Lord (Jim) O'Neill, chairman of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, explains why pharmaceutical firms are crucial to the supply of new drugs, and how they should be rewarded for their discoveries.
Lord (Jim) O'Neill, chairman of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, says Brazil and Russia are "showing classic signs of the so-called commodities curse."
European markets opened lower on Wednesday, as comments from U.S. Federal Reserve officials suggested a rate hike could come sooner than expected.
When it comes to fighting extremism, do countries need boots on the ground as well as air power? Former Pakistan prime minister, Shaukat Aziz weighs in.
Will a vote to leave the European Union hurt the beverages industry and trade? JD Wetherspoon chairman, Tim Martin discusses.
JD Wetherspoon chairman, Tim Martin says Britain may have less say at the table if it leaves the European Union, while talking about the referendum's political rhetoric.
Amadeus CFO, Ana de Pro talks about how the company is trying to attract consumers in the current digital age, when it comes to the travel sector, and discusses a deal with Expedia.
Amadeus CFO, Ana de Pro says as a country, Spain has been doing a lot to get itself out of the financial crisis, despite its political turmoil.
Amadeus CFO, Ana de Pro says she doesn’t see a Brexit having a huge impact on Amadeus, and that the market is already discounting some elements of a potential Brexit.
Pavle Sabic, head of market development at S&P Global Market Intelligence, looks at the hedge fund sector and discusses its strategic outlook for future months. Added comment on tech stocks.
Bruno Verstraete, partner at Lakefield Partners, explains why the firm has become more positive on equities, in light of a stronger oil price and economic stimulus.
TIAA Global Asset Management CEO, Rob Leary says the firm is fairly bullish on equities in both the U.S and Europe despite there being “room to grow.”
Looking at Burberry’s latest earnings, Michelle McGrade, chief investment officer at TD Direct Investing, says the designer has to find a way to maintain being the “brand that everyone wants to buy.”
Beat Wittmann, partner at Porta Advisors, explains why the EU referendum is an important consideration both nationally and internationally.
Beat Wittmann, partner at Porta Advisors, reveals the two reasons why policymakers at the Federal Reserve want a June rate hike back on the table.
Javier Gonzalez Lastra, senior beverages analyst at Berenberg, says SABMiller was always going to deliver a difficult set of earnings due to currency devaluations.
HSBC co-chief Asian economist, Frederic Neumann explains why it’s likely Japan’s Shinzo Abe will postpone the tax hike along with announcing more physical stimulus, after the G7 meeting.
Geoff Cutmore is co-anchor for CNBC’s flagship programme Squawk Box in EMEA; the three-hour show bookends the opening of European equity markets.
Based in London, Tso co-anchors CNBC flagship show in EMEA, Squawk Box, a show that sets the news agenda every trading day.
Stephen Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program Squawk Box Europe and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.