Axel A. Weber, chairman of UBS, says monetary policy has run its course and central banks are tempting fate by making interest rates more negative.
Pier Carlo Padoan, minister of economy and finance for Italy, says reforms in his country are beginning to bear fruit and improve the jobs market and will soon announce new reforms to the banking system.
Francisco González, chairman and CEO of BBVA, says the Spanish banking system is working better as a result of some banks being scrapped, but low inflation and low interest rates are a problem for Europe.
What's in store for Europe in 2016? Experts tell us what they think from the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Dick Boer, CEO of Ahold, discusses his company's strong fourth quarter which saw sales rise by 21 percent and talks about the U.S. consumer.
Despite El Nino, climate change and other factors impacting coffee prices, Illy’s chairman & CEO, Andrea Illy, remains confident that coffee demand is on the rise.
David Solomon, co-head of the investment banking division at Goldman Sachs, says more IPOs and company sales may occur, as businesses turn from private capital to the public market.
David Solomon, co-head of the investment banking division at Goldman Sachs, says to expect more market volatility which is driven by a re-pricing and a correction.
Investec Asset Management CEO, Hendrik du Toit says 2016 will be a year where many market levels will be tested as opinion is divided and challenges must be solved.
Mogens Lykketoft , president of the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly, says differences need to be put aside in order to contain the threat of Isis.
Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, talks about how close the leaders are to the reunification of the island.
France’s economy minister, Emmanuel Macron discusses the job market in parts of Europe in relation to the refugee crisis.
France’s economy minister, Emmanuel Macron says France will keep pushing and keep reforming when it comes to improving the labor market in the country.
France’s economy minister, Emmanuel Macron says Europe is a “good thing for U.K.” and the “U.K is a good thing for Europe”.
Nicos Anastasiades, president of Cyprus, says oil and tourism are potential growth areas for the Cypriot economy and there are so many reasons to invest in the country.
EnQuest CEO, Amjad Bseisu tells CNBC how the oil and gas production company will survive the current oil price environment.
Portugal has no connection to Italian banks, says Portugal’s economy minister, Manuel Caldeira Cabral, following the news of a recent ECB investigation into euro zone banks.
Portugal’s economy minister, Manuel Caldeira Cabral discusses the country’s budget for 2016 adding that Portugal’s growth is increasing and will do throughout 2016.
Adam McKay, director of new film The Big Short, talks about Wall Street, the financial system and greed and says banks did not learn any lessons from the financial crisis.
Peter Michaelis, head of equities at Alliance Trust Investments, talks about central bank policy and whether the Federal Reserve will raise rates again in 2016.