CNBC's Wilfred Frost discusses the Mansion House speech, when George Osborne, U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer, said Britain joined the EU for "overwhelming" economic reasons.
Peter Chatwell, interest rate strategist at Mizuho International, discusses Greek negotiations and the bond market.
Barnaby Martin, managing director of European credit strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, explains why erratic trading behavior in bond markets may result in corporations spending less money.
Art Cashin, of UBS, says there's talk a deal is in the works that could extend Greece's debt deadline into next year and that sent U.S. stocks higher.
European equities closed higher on Wednesday, on hopes of further assistance for Greece.
Bob McKee, chief economist at Independent Strategy, thinks Greece will introduce capital controls. he discusses the possibility of Greece exiting the EU.
Bob McKee, chief economist at Independent Strategy, talks about the prospects for growth in the U.K. economy and possible solutions to the productivity puzzle.
Steven Englander, global head of G10 FX strategy at Citi, says a breakdown in Greek talks could cause a sudden deterioration in market conditions and the euro.
Philippe Bodereau, MD and global head of financial research at Pimco, says there's "no magical solution" for Deutsche Bank.
Olivier Khayat, deputy head of corporate and investment banking at UniCredit, discusses what factors have made investors more interested in Italian assets.
The Dow is in negative territory for the year, and the global performance is outperforming the U.S. Here's the global trade, with Bill Smead, Smead Capital Management, and Jurrien Timmer, Fidelity Investments.
Jan Hatzius, chief economist of Goldman Sachs, discusses the impact tapering quantitative easing will have on markets.
European equities closed lower on Tuesday, in the wake of declines in U.S. and Asian markets, with HSBC's announcement of major restructuring efforts a key focus for markets.
Andrew Parry, head of equities at Hermes Investment Management, talks about European equities and the global economy. Europe's labor market is showing positive signs.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks with Italian Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan, about keeping Greece in the euro zone, Italy's economic future, the rise in interest rates and impact on bonds.
Jim Yong Kim, president of World Bank, tells CNBC about the discussions on global terrorism and climate change held between world leaders at the Group of Seven (G-7) summit.
Jim Yong Kim, president of World Bank, says he's watching for "spillover effects" when it comes to Greece and urging those involved to come to an agreement.
Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, says the institution has supported Ukraine and he's very impressed with the country's leaders.
Ewout van Schaick, head of multi-asset portfolios at NN Investment Partners, says investors should focus on the core message that "Europe is doing well."
Iceland is to introduce a 39 percent exit tax on assets from its failed banks, as part of moves to lift capital controls.
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