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Here's all you need to know about the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Julia Chatterley.
Ben Lichtenstein, president at TradersAudio.com, says volumes remain very low in the U.S. market and that "conviction" remains to the upside.
Jay Bryson, global economist at Wells Fargo Securities, says that while Europe is doing better, it is unlikely to see a huge acceleration and that it's similar to Japan in the 90s.
Martin Graham, chairman at Oracle Capital Group, explains that developing countries tend to be more entrepreneurial and discusses what makes India and Ireland such entrepreneurial powerhouses.
Ole Hansen, senior commodity strategist at Saxo Bank, comments on the oil market and says while there is no big problem, investors are trading "on the back of fears that could happen".
Shire's defense against an AbbVie's takeover lies in its "credible" management team and "pretty successful strategy". However, AbbVie's offer seems to include a "huge premium", CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.
Heba Abdelrahman, special situations editor at DealReporter Europe, says the French government secured a better deal for Alstom, which will now be "much stronger".
Thomas Perrotin, financial analyst at Moneta Asset Management, comments on GE's acquisition of most of Alstom's energy assets and on the French government's position.
Mark Mobius, executive chairman at Templeton Emerging Markets Group, discusses the opportunities to be found in Iraq and Russia.
Mark Mobius, executive chairman at Templeton Emerging Markets Group, highlights that emerging markets are outperforming world indices this year and names interesting frontier markets.
Jeremy Stretch, head of foreign exchange strategy at CIBC, says that the weakness in the French PMI data is a cause for concern and that it signals that the country could have a negative second quarter GDP reading.
Here's all you need to know about the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Carolin Roth.
Alan Knuckman, chief options strategist at Bulls-Eye Options, says the U.S. market is "very resilient" and could see a lot more upside.
Adam Farlow, capital markets partner at Baker McKenzie, discusses the IPO of Euronext and says it has the potential of being a success.
Per-Arne Tuftin, executive vice-president at Innovation Norway, explains that since the release of the movie Frozen, Norway has seen an influx of tourists, especially from the U.S.
Mac Anabtawi and Sari Anabtawi, co-founders of Snupps, explain how their app is a social tool allowing users to curate and share their belongings.
Jon Fredrik Baksaas, CEO of Telenor Group, says the Norwegian government¿s decision to cut its stake in Telenor gives the group some opportunities and discusses the European telecom regulatory framework.
India has learnt that 40 of its citizens have been kidnapped in Iraq. Ajai Sahni, executive director at the Institute for Conflict Management, discusses the Indian government's response.
Oystein Olsen, governor at the Central Bank of Norway, says Norway faces the prospect of a soft landing and that the main risk for the economy is its reliance on the oil industry and high oil price.
Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg Bank, says it's still early for the ECB to start thinking about quantitative easing and comments on bank lending in the euro zone.
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."