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James McCarthy, CEO of Poundland, says Christmas is "shaping up" well for the company.
A European economic turnaround story in 2015 makes stocks in the region an attractive buy, according to Ramin Nakisa, strategist in global asset allocation at UBS Investment Bank.
Black Friday discounts have "lost their luster" as sales are starting even earlier, Stacey Widlitz, founder of SW Retail Advisors says, adding that Target could be a good stock pick in the retail space.
The U.S. dollar will see an "aggressive" rally in 2015, Ipek Ozkardaskaya, FX analyst at Swissquote Bank, says with euro/dollar weakening.
Switzerland's gold referendum on how much of the precious metal the country's central bank should hold will be a "non-event", according to, Ipek Ozkardaskaya, FX analyst at Swissquote Bank.
Speaking to reporters at the OPEC meeting in Vienna, Bijan Zangeneh, Iranian oil minister, says there is more oversupply in the oil market to come.
The Keystone XL pipeline will bring a number of economic benefits but the project remains carbon-intensive, says Andrew Grant, financial analyst at Carbon Tracker.
Wages in the U.S. will pick up in 2015, according to Beth Ann Bovino, chief U.S. economist at Standard & Poor's.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker explains his investment plan to the European Parliament, branding it a "grand bargain to put Europe back to work".
European shares opened in positive territory on Wednesday after an upward revision to U.S. third quarter gross domestic product (GDP) data boosted global market sentiment.
Richard Titherington, CIO of emerging markets at JPMorgan Asset Management, and Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group, discuss the appeal of Chinese shares.
Banks are "structurally exposed" to house price movements, Claudia Buch, deputy president of the Bundesbank warned.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's investment plan is "better than nothing", according to Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group.
Arnaud Scarpaci, fund manager at Montaigne Capital, discusses the best companies in the travel and leisure sector to invest in.
Ahead of the OPEC meeting in Vienna, Charles Whall, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management, says that the cartel does not need to cut oil production by a lot to see a rise in revenues.
Adam Myers, European head of FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, says that the Bank of England is underestimating the strength of the U.K.'s economy and improving data will see the pound rally in the second half of 2015.
Investors should be aware of bubbles forming in some asset classes, Claudia Buch, deputy president of the Bundesbank warned, as expectations grow that the ECB will step up its aggressive monetary policy.
Pfizer has seen off its six month cooling period before it can launch another bid for AstraZeneca, but will the American drugs giant continue its pursuit?
Hong Kong police cleared pro-democracy protesters from one of the city's main sites following clashes overnight.
Oil needs to be at $100 per barrel to be at a "fair price", Venezuelan foreign minister Rafael Ramirez told CNBC, as OPEC members decide whether to cut production.
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.