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Nicholas Colas, chief market strategist at ConvergEx Group, says we are not in bubble territory yet.
Steven Saywell, European head of FX strategy at BNP Paribas, says because of the relatively small size of Cyprus, the market's focus is still on Italy.
Oleg Deripaska, the CEO of the world's largest aluminum company Rusal said global commodity producers need to cut output by up to 10 percent.
Yacine Kanoun, managing director at PivotHunters tells CNBC the market is heading for a correction, which will then be followed by a "massive rally" driven by stimulus and inflation building up in the markets.
Oleg Deripaska, CEO of Rusal, says Russia needs less government presence in the economy, and should continue privatization and the reform of the power market and the financial sector.
Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist, S&P Capital IQ, believes Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist, S&P Capital IQ, believes investors will remain bullish and it will take a new catalyst to push stocks lower.
Oleg Deripaska, CEO of Rusal, says European governments should support banks and businesses and help them restructure, while Russia's government should invest in infrastructure.
Dermot Boyd, CEO of QVC UK, says the TV shopping channel benefits from having no shop floor rental costs.
European shares recouped most of their earlier losses to end flat near 4-1/2-year highs on Wednesday.
Maxim Volkov, CEO of PhosAgro, says soft commodity prices will not fall, and added that flexible production lines mean PhosAgro can overcome cyclicality.
Charlie Parker, investment editor at Citywire, thinks today's downward market move is not a reversal, just a pause for breath.
Chancellor Angela Merkel urged German employers to help get more women back to work after they become mothers in a country that needs to boost its workforce.
European shares steadied on Tuesday, taking their cues from a mixed showing on Wall Street.
Rupert Stadler, CEO of German luxury car maker Audi, expects growth from Asia, Russia and the U.S. in 2013.
Nikolaus von Bomhard, chairman of Munich Re, discusses whether the world's biggest insurer will buy back its own shares.
Erik Nielsen, global chief economist at UniCredit, sees two years of strong equity markets.
Jens Weidmann, president of the Bundesbank and a member of the ECB's governing council, says only politics, not the European Central Bank, can solve the euro zone crisis.
Banking stocks held European shares below 4-1/2 years highs on Monday, depressed by a worsening outlook for Italy's public finances.
David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, expects the pound to fall a lot more.
Roelof van den Akker, senior technical analyst at ING Wholesale Banking, gives CNBC a technical look at why the Dow is scaling record highs.