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Harris Georgiades, finance minister of Cyprus, discusses whether the bond-buying programme will help Cyprus, saying he is a "strong supporter" of the ECB's new policy.
Janet Henry, chief European economist at HSBC, says today's ECB policy update will be fairly "muted" and "all about the detail."
Cypriot Finance Minister, Harris Georgiades, explains how his country is implementing economic reforms and discusses the effects of Russian sanctions on the Cypriot economy.
European equities opened higher on Thursday as investors await the outcome of the European Central Bank's (ECB) policy meeting.
Speaking to CNBC, Cypriot Finance Minister, Harris Georgiades, says he believes the ECB's QE program is a step in the right direction.
David Greene, head of Sales at AFEX, outlines his expectations for Thursday's European Central Bank meeting. He adds that the euro could see some stabilization after being hammered overnight.
Will Oswald, global head of FICC Research at Standard Chartered Bank, outlines his forecast for Friday's nonfarm payrolls and says the key risk for markets is the FOMC meeting next week.
Negative yields signal concerns about deflationary risks and could add to the difficulty of the European Central Bank's bond-buying program, says Mitul Kotecha, head of FX Strategy, Asia Pacific at Barclays.
Like a financial Pied Piper, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi could call the tune for markets Thursday.
Simon Warner, head of Global Fixed Income at AMP Capital, says the increase in monetary stimulus will pave the way for better growth through 2015.
The dollar reached highs on Wednesday on solid U.S. jobs and business data, as the euro sank below $1.11 to an 11-1/2 year low.
CNBC's Rick Santelli checks on how currencies and Treasurys are trading ahead of the European Central Bank's announcement tomorrow regarding logistics for quantitative easing.
Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, expects there will be "no surprises" at the European Central Bank meeting tomorrow, at which the bank plans to roll out its bond-buying program.
Fears Greece may exit the euro and revive the drachma abound, but attempting a return to the currency Athens left behind may be tragic, Goldman said.
Wednesday's economic reports will be mined for clues on whether the U.S. economy is strong enough for the Fed to become less "patient" this month.
The dollar softened on Tuesday after touching an 11-year high against major currencies.
The strong dollar story has not changed, and many pros will tell you the currency has further to climb.
Stocks could stay on cruise control, with auto sales as a potential catalyst, as traders watch for another new high in the Nasdaq.
The dollar edged up with the greenback touching an 11-year peak despite soft economic data.
Ian Robertson, member of the board of management at BMW, weighs in on BMW's markets, in particular Russia, Europe and China.