Dieter Zetsche, chair of Daimler, says that he is unsure why Apple would want to enter the car industry, but that he would welcome them as either a partner or competition. Zetsche adds that Daimler would "exploit" any new technology opportunity.» Read More
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy acknowledged on Thursday he made a mistake in his handling of a major corruption scandal in the ruling centre-right People's Party, but vigorously denied he had received illegal payments.
Gerry Fowler, global head of equity and derivative strategy at BNP Paribas, says the environment is more favorable for U.S. equities to outperform in long term.
European shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors await a monetary policy announcement from U.S. Federal Reserve officials when they wrap up a two-day meeting.
Jean-Pascal Tricoire, CEO of Schneider Electric, says the Invensys takeover is an interesting offer for the company's shareholders.
Larry Hatheway, chief economist at UBS Investment Bank, says that the upcoming jobs numbers will not be decisive in deciding the outcome of Fed monetary policy.
Ron William, founder and principal strategist at RW Market Advisory, takes a technical peek at WTI crude oil, and looks at the spread between it and Brent oil, while discussing related setups on the S&P 500 and gold.
European shares closed narrowly higher on Tuesday after a mixed bag of earnings reports, fresh economic data released from the euro zone, and a bank sell-off led by Barclays.
Ben Emons, a portfolio manager at Pimco, gives his take on how this week's Federal Reserve policy meeting will pan out.
Ashraf Laidi, chief global strategist at City Index, advises traders on how to play any news out of the U.S. Federal Reserve this week.
Fredrik Nerbrand, head of global asset allocation at HSBC, discusses the dichotomy between European regulators' push for "safer" banks, while also wanting them to lend more.
European shares pared earlier gains to close slightly down on Monday following a late sell-off after reports that Barclays will seek to raise £5 billion ($7.69 billion) via a rights issue.
Slim Feriani, CEO of Advance Emerging Capital, discusses emerging markets' rock-and-roll ride over the last two years.
Tom Gearing, former Apprentice runner-up and co-director of Cult Wines, tells CNBC that threats by China to impose tariffs on European wine exports has not effected the industry.
Michelle Kathryn Essome, CEO of the African Venture Capital Association, says Africa is now a consumer story and there are many opportunities in industries like financial services.
Kevin Gardiner, CIO of Europe at Barclays, says that expectations of Europe have been too low and the gap between Europe and U.S. equities is closing.
European shares were lower on Friday in a choppy trading session as Rolls Royce and Daimler dragged down European bourses after both stocks were downgraded by analysts.
Professor Moorad Choudhry from the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Brunel University, says Draghi has stabilized the euro but has not addressed the underlying problems of the single currency.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin says that Facebook shares soared on mobile ad revenue, trading at their highest level since its IPO.
Jane Silber, CEO of Canonical, talks about Ubuntu phone, a cross between a PC and smartphone, which is being financed by crowd funding.
European shares closed lower on Thursday with investor confidence curbed by a mixed bag of earnings from major companies and concerns about slowing growth in China.