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The Bank of England kept interest rates at 0.5 percent on Thursday, but Steven Saywell, global head of FX strategy at BNP Paribas, says investors should keep a close eye on the inflation report next week to give an indication of the timing of a rate hike.
Paul De Grauwe, John Paulson chair in European political economy at London School of Economics, says ECB President Mario Draghi is facing "tremendous" opposition to deploy quantitative easing.
Michael O'Leary CEO of Ryanair, discusses the launch of Ryanair Labs which lets users book holiday packages through the airline's website. O'Leary dubbed it the "Amazon for the travel industry".
Rytis Vitkauskas, CEO of YPlan, discusses his event booking app which is backed by celebrities such as Ashton Kutcher.
Joerg Schneider, CFO of Munich Re, says that demand for insurance against natural catastrophes will "increase drastically".
Lindsey Piegza, chief economist at Sterne Agee, says the U.S. job market is strengthening but wages continue to be under pressure.
Dan Levin, COO of Box, says the company will go public when the market is ready, after reports it is delaying its initial public offering until 2015.
Ken Kamen, president of Mercadien Asset Management, says the jitters surrounding the end of quantitative easing by the U.S. Federal Reserve have ended with markets at all-time highs.
Fund Manager of Polar Capital, Daniel Mahony says that overall in the pharmaceutical sector, the pace of innovation is "accelerating" in drugs, medical devices and health care technology.
CEO of Ryanair, Michael O'Leary says that from March 2013 and September 2014, Ryanair worked on "positively addressing" its customer service including website/mobile design, as the company wasn't taking in "new aircraft deliveries" or had any capacity growth.
Chief UK Economist at Deutsche Bank, George Buckley says that whilst the U.K.'s economy is doing well in terms of growth rates. But it is one of the "worst performing economies" when it comes to level of output, with only a growth of three to three and half percent, compared to before the crisis.
CEO of Telemetry, Anthony Rushton says that he and many others "don't subscribe to the tech city vibe", as people are "more receptive" to the tech sector in New York, compared to London.
Professor of Management Practice in Financial Risk Management at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Dr. Martin Hellmich says ECB President Mario Draghi is well "adapted" for managing this situation, as he's managed so many "diverging interests" of different national central banks.
CFO of Capgemini, Aiman Ezzat says that the group is operating in an overall "strong market" with a double digit organic (revenue) growth rate in the USA and having "patchy" success across Europe, despite the current economic landscape in Europe.
Nikkei Correspondent Hidemi Naganuma says private sector economists appear "upbeat" about Japan's current economic situation, saying it is "ready" for a sales tax hike.
David Payne, senior vice president of VOX Global, says while he does not expect any new "mega" legislation to get signed off following the Republican victory in the midterms, he expects budget bills to get to the White house earlier than before.
Christine Short, senior vice president at financial estimates platform Estimize says U.S. earnings season has been strong with six out of 10 sectors in the S&P expecting double digit growth, but the strong dollar is still weighing on firms.
CNBC's Tania Bryer speaks to Beyonce about her upcoming collaboration with Topshop and chairman of parent group Arcadia, Philip Green discusses his group's U.S. expansion plans.
Jimmy Chamberlain, former drummer of Smashing Pumpkins, swapped touring as a musician for startup LiveOne, a social media application which aims builds social, interactive experiences around live events such as concerts.
Boris Schlossberg, managing director of BK Asset Management says the Republicans tend to put more pressure on the Federal Reserve and the U.S. dollar looks much stronger as a result of the Republican win in the midterm elections.
Carolin Roth is co-anchor for Worldwide Exchange and based in London. Fluent in both German and English, she was previously CNBC's correspondent in Zurich.
Wilfred Frost is co-anchor for Worldwide Exchange, joining CNBC in 2014.
Seema Mody is co-anchor for Worldwide Exchange, having joined CNBC in July 2011 as a reporter focusing on market-moving stories that impact Wall Street.