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Marc Ostwald, strategist at ADM Investor Services says that there is certainly an element of politics in the recent FX probes, but admits that regulation is becoming "extraordinarily heavy-handed".
Sandy Chen, bank analyst at Cenkos Securities discusses the recent forex probes, saying that the language that the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is using to discuss forex rigging is all about changing the "culture" on the trading floor to create a "fair" marketing environment.
Ed Clissold, U.S. market strategist at Ned Davis Research Group, says that strong earnings growth is crucial, especially as the recent growth period is "over".
Patrick Chovanec, chief strategist at Silvercrest Asset Management, discusses China's economy and says the current challenge facing global economies is that we're entering a "different global growth model".
Greg Case, CEO at Aon, argues that recent and future risks affecting global markets include cybersecurity and geopolitical tensions, and says that opportunity is linked to risk for companies.
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, chairman at Snam and former ECB executive board member, discusses possible bond-buying by the ECB, and suggests that unlimited bond-buying is "too much" and there needs to be a target.
Marco Elser, partner at AdviCorp, says that Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's "biggest obstacle" when it comes to labor market reforms is negotiating with the unions, but adds that he believes Renzi will be successful.
Robert Joynson, head of European transport and infrastructure research at Macquarie Group, says that a fall in oil prices has a negative impact on the company, with every $10 move lower taking "$200 million off... profits".
George Magnus, independent economist and author of "Uprising", warns of a "serious danger" that the rise in the dollar will spark a new currency war in Asia, adding that the dollar's strength is still in the foothills of a possible "mountainous rise".
Michael W. Gurka, founder of BruinHill Partners, says stocks will move higher as the market settles into a positive move.
Mark Waller, international executive vice president at the NFL, says that moving a team to London is a possibility though there will be logistic challenges.
Ann Lee, adjunct professor of economics and finance at New York University, says Chinese President Xi Jinping has proved to be a strong leader.
Amnon Bar-Lev, president at Checkpoint, says that mobile phones are the "new computers", and as such, the company has created mobile security software Capsule, which scans and checks traffic.
David Stubbs, global strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says he is not surprised by the U.S. markets gains after the end of quantitative easing, as the strength of the U.S. economy is real and its expansion is "durable and broadening out".
David Alandete, managing editor of El Pais, says we must distinguish political speech from reality in Catalonia following the independence vote, arguing that the number of people who actually voted in the poll was key.
Speaking at the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) conference, Angus Thirlwell, CEO and co-founder of Hotel Chocolat, says he is looking for "anything" to drive the economy forward.
Chuka Umunna, shadow business secretary for the U.K. Labour Party, says that Ed Miliband is an "honest" and "trustworthy" political leader.
Chuka Umunna MP, shadow business secretary for the U.K. Labour Party, says that polls go up and down but it's the votes that "matter". He adds that the Labour party has been "winning back support" in local and regional elections.
Charles Diebel, head of macro strategy at Aviva Investors, discusses the recent industrial production numbers from countries like Italy, and says they "highlight the ongoing risks" in Europe as a whole.
Alan Knuckman, chief options strategist at Bulls-Eye Options, says the dollar's strength continues to put "heavy pressure" on metals and commodities, and for the gold price to "stabilise", the dollar needs to stop rising.
Chatterley is CNBC’s European reporter covering key business and political events, as well as regular Eurogroup and EU leaders summits in Brussels.
Wilfred Frost is anchor of Worldwide Exchange, joining CNBC in 2014.
Seema Mody is a CNBC reporter and host of the "Trading the Twicker" segment on "Fast Money."