Itay Michaeli, auto analyst at Citi, discusses General Motors (GM) and Ford ahead of their quarterly results. He says GM's outlook for the rest of the year should be pretty positive on the back of strong U.S. results.» Read More
Adam Cole, head of currency strategy at RBC, says he is "constructive" on sterling.
Franziska Keller, a member of the European Parliament, says the euro crisis is not over and this has to be overcome to give people "hope".
Apostolos Bantis, credit analyst at Commerzbank, says martial law in Thailand could lead to a resolution in the political deadlock in the country.
Stacey Widlitz, CNBC retail analyst, discusses U.S retailers, including Urban Outfitters, Home Depot and TJX and explains why TJX is her favorite pick.
John Biggs, east coast editor at TechCrunch, comments on Microsoft ahead of the group's event on Tuesday in which a new Surface tablet is expected to be unveiled.
Brad McMillan, CIO at the Commonwealth Financial Network, says the U.S. equity market is starting to price growth back in and discusses Treasurys.
Michael Henderson, emerging markets economist at Maplecroft, says the economic impact of the soccer World Cup will be small for Brazil and that the country needs to implement "painful reforms."
Anna Rosenberg, Africa analyst at Frontier Strategy Group, says security concerns in Nigeria are not deterring investors as the country "has always faced volatility."
James Ashley, chief economist at RBC Capital Markets, says that inflation should stabilize and warns that there are "underlying structural fragilities" in the U.K economy such as the "imbalances" in the housing market.
Guy Peddy, senior analyst for telecoms and media at Macquarie Group, comments on Vodafone's results and says that while challenges remain in Europe, it is growing "far more strongly" in emerging markets.
Paul Chambers, professor and military analyst at Chiang Mai University, discusses Thailand and describes the army's actions as a "halfway coup" as it is "legally acceptable" for it to declare martial law.
Execution risk and the disruptive element of Pfizer's offer on AstraZeneca's pipeline were also taken into consideration before rebuffing the U.S. giant, Leif Johansson, chairman at AstraZeneca, tells CNBC.
Leif Johansson, AstraZeneca's chairman, says the group engaged with shareholders before rejecting Pfizer's offer and included their price conditions for a deal after "very strong feedback" from shareholders.
Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks MacDonald, discusses the momentum stocks sell-off and the rotation from small caps into large caps.
Chuka Umunna, U.K. shadow secretary of State for business, innovation and skills, says that, in some cases, governments should intervene to protect domestic companies from foreign takeovers.
Boris Schlossberg, managing director at BK Asset Management, says the German flash PMI data out this week will be "absolutely critical" as a poor figure would escalate chances of ECB action.
Anshu Jain, co-CEO at Deutsche Bank, says the bank is very "focused" on its U.S. strategy and that it has a targeted plan to narrow the "competitive gap" there.
Deutsche Bank is taking steps to increase its capital reserves to take advantage of the "tectonic plate shift in European banking", Anshu Jain, co-CEO at Deutsche Bank told CNBC.
Stephen Furlong, senior transport analyst at Davy research, discusses why Ryanair's stock rose on Monday morning despite the group posting its first profit drop in five years.
Savvas Neophytou, pharmaceutical analyst at Panmure Gordon, says the probability of any further move from Pfizer on AstraZeneca has been greatly reduced as both groups disagree on the value of AstraZeneca's pipeline.