Clem Chambers, CEO at ADVFN says Cyprus's economy is based on finance and no one will be going into that sector going forward, even with the deal agreed upon.
Jesper Bargmann, Head of G11 SPOT FX, Asia Pacific at RBS Global Banking & Markets says while Cyprus has avoided a default, there are plenty of issues in Europe that could cloud the outlook for the single currency.
In an exclusive interview, CNBC's Julia Chatterley asked Cypriot Finance Minister Michael Sarris what the island's bailout deal means for Russia.
Seng Wun Song, Regional Economist at CIMB and Gary Dugan, CIO, Asia & Middle East, Coutts talk about capital controls just as Cyprus reaches a bailout deal with its international lenders.
Marc Lansonneur, Regional Head of Investment and Market Solutions at Societe Generale Private Banking, Asia Pacific, discusses why he thinks the Eurogroup will do its best to keep Cyprus as a member of the bloc despite its size.
Michael Spence, Professor of Economics at the Stern School of Business at New York University, explains why he thinks China may unveil a set of fairly large system reforms in the next few months as the country attempts to rebalance its economy.
It appears the fight is no longer about whether both of Cyprus large banks will get smaller — they will. The only question is how. Bankers, politicians, and bureaucrats are throwing around all kinds of bank restructuring phrases.
The assessment of officials and bankers on the Mediterranean island suggest the bulk of the billions of euros of Russian money in Cyprus comes from smaller firms and middle-class savers, and not the super-wealthy.
Discussing whether a Cypriot default is reason for investors to worry in addition to winners & losers in this market, with the Fast Money team. Meanwhile Axel Merk, Merk Investments, says the bull rally will correct at some point, but Cyprus will not be the catalyst.
Cyprus is expected to take some dramatic measures this weekend to secure an EU bailout, including approving some type of tax on big savers.
Fitch ratings agency warns that they may cut the UK's AAA credit rating due to the country's deep economic problems.
Cyprus' lawmakers geared up to vote on a series of bills put forward in a renewed effort to strike a bailout deal with European partners on Friday after talks with Russia collapsed.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the latest in Cyprus, and a rally in European bond markets.
Ronnie Chopra, head of strategy at Tradenext, tells CNBC that investors should be careful as the market gets carried away on a wave of positive news from the U.S. and ignores potentially dangerous European problems.
With Europe locked in a multi-billion-dollar game of chicken with Cyprus, markets Friday were watching closely to see which side would blink first.
Peter Attard Montalto, emerging market economist at Nomura International, tells CNBC that Slovenia's fiscal situation is quite different to Cyprus, despite the fact it may too be forced to ask for a bailout.
Takis Phidias, acting CEO of Laiki Bank, tells CNBC that the proposed Cypriot resolution will hand 'tremendous powers' to the national bank in an attempt to deal with the country's huge financial problems.
Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, tells CNBC that the market's steady response to Cyprus is reminiscent of its movement as the first Greek crisis loomed large in 2010.
Cypriot leaders are scrambling to make a deal with the European Union, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
What's the next step for the island nations and how should investors prepare for it? Julian Callow, Barclays chief international economist, weighs in.