Europe Video

Illumina claims it has the most technically-advanced genome sequencing system in the world and could revolutionize health care in the future. CNBC goes to Cambridge, U.K. to investigate.

Using the cloud to improve health care     Sun, 25 May '14 | 7:00 PM ET

Microsoft is developing a cloud application that measures biometric and environmental data to forecast illness. This has the potential to increase productivity in health care but also save providers billions of euros.

Manufacturing DNA to cure illnesses     Sun, 25 May '14 | 7:00 PM ET

CNBC visits researchers in Oxford, U.K., who are working on slowing or restoring the loss of sight by creating healthy DNA for the human retina.

European shares opened mixed on Tuesday as markets take a breather after Monday's rally, although the U.K.'s FTSE 100 is set to open higher after a public holiday.

IPO window is 'narrowing': Pro     Tue, 27 May '14 | 2:30 AM ET

Edward Bibko, head of capital markets for EMEA at Baker & McKenzie LLP, says deal fatigue is settling into the IPO market.

Bank of Mexico governor Agustín Carstens says the country is not worried about a "currency war".

Richard Longdon, CEO of Aveva Group, says the company is "on the lookout" for acquisitions to strengthen its North America business.

Tana de Zulueta, head of mission at OSCE, says the Ukrainian elections "met international standards".

Short Italian bonds vs Spain: Pro     Tue, 27 May '14 | 1:45 AM ET

Anthony O'Brien, fixed income strategist at Morgan Stanley, says there is a case for being short on Italian versus Spanish bonds.

Tomas Fiala, CEO of Dragon Capital, says Ukraine's new government is the "most professional" the country has ever had.

Bank of Mexico governor on ECB policy     Tue, 27 May '14 | 1:25 AM ET

Bank of Mexico governor Agustín Carstens says unconventional monetary policy by the European Central Bank could have spillover effects on the global economy but anything to strengthen Europe is a positive.

Morris Reid, managing director at Mercury, says Russian President Vladimir Putin is the "real winner" of a weakened Europe after euroskeptic parties made gains in the European elections.

How can we deliver inclusive capitalism?     Mon, 26 May '14 | 11:45 AM ET

Lynn Forrester de Rothschild, CEO at EL Rothschild says that business is better-placed than government to create the opportunities for inclusive capitalism.

Steven Woolfe, UKIP economic spokesperson and MEP-elect, says that UKIP's primary belief is that a free trade agreement will help the UK economy.

Otmar Issing, president at the Center for Financial Studies at Goethe University, says that the European election results show that a strong majority of Europeans still support European integration.

Hugo Dixon, editor-at-large at Reuters News, says that the outcome of the European elections shows that the European Union needs to be reformed.

European shares closed higher Monday as investors reacted to the results of European Parliament elections and presidential elections in Ukraine. Markets in the U.K. and the U.S. are both closed for a public holiday.

Manchester United brand at risk?     Mon, 26 May '14 | 5:40 AM ET

The Manchester United brand was hit hard by its poor season explains Robert Haigh, communications director at Brand Finance, warning that "things could go haywire" if it had another bad season.

Andrii Deshchytsiya, Ukrainian minister of foreign affairs, says re-establishing control in eastern Ukraine is a priority and discusses relations with Russia following the election of a new president.

BoJ to become 'more aggressive': Pro     Mon, 26 May '14 | 5:30 AM ET

Camilla Sutton, chief currency strategist, at Scotiabank, says dollar/yen should move higher throughout the year as the Bank of Japan becomes "more aggressive."

Marine Le Pen on election victory     Mon, 26 May '14 | 5:19 AM ET

The outcome of the European Union elections shows France wants a policy "of the French, for the French, with the French" says Marine Le Pen, leader of the National Front party.

The euro zone must push forward with its reform agenda to accelerate growth and reduce unemployment says Jeroen Dijsselbloem, president of the Eurogroup.

Should you be bearish on Germany?     Mon, 26 May '14 | 5:00 AM ET

Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank, discusses investor sentiment on Ukraine and explains why he¿s bearish on Germany.

Nirmal Ghosh, Indochina bureau chief for The Straits Times, comments on the latest events in Thailand, as the army coup received royal endorsement and there was no news on when elections will be held.

EU must reform now: Analyst     Mon, 26 May '14 | 4:30 AM ET

Nina Schick, policy analyst at Open Europe, says the European Union needs to reform now "more than ever" after elections put the union's "democratic legitimacy" under scrutiny.

Draghi signalling credit easing: Pro     Mon, 26 May '14 | 4:00 AM ET

Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, discusses European inflation and says that ECB President, Mario Draghi, signalled Monday that there would be a rate cut in the June.

Peder Holk Nielsen, CEO at Novozymes, discusses the EU election results in Denmark, where the far-right came out on top, and says that businesses would rather Europe "come together" on a number of issues.

Francois Mallet, global head of strategic cooperation at Kepler Cheuvreux, says that further action from the ECB should provide strong support for the equity market.

There is a lot of liquidity in the system, leading CFOs tell CNBC, with corporate bonds very attractive. However, the ECB should make sure that smaller companies in the European periphery can access it easily.

Can Euroskeptics impact businesses?     Mon, 26 May '14 | 2:30 AM ET

Euroskeptic parties were the clear winner of the European Union elections. CNBC asks CFOs if this is likely to weigh on the business environment in the region.

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