Jan Dunning, CEO of St Petersburg-headquartered hypermarket chain Lenta, says the situation in Ukraine has had no impact on the group, as consumer confidence remains unaffected in Russia.» Read More
The Saudi King has come out in support of the Egyptian interim government, reports Yousef Gamal El-Din, following another day of deadly violence across Egypt.
Marshall Gittler, head of global FX strategy at IronFX Financial Services, discusses the U.S. dollar and says that tapering fears are holding the currency back.
James Ashley, senior economist at RBC Capital Markets, says the key event of the week was the recovery in the euro zone, which affected both core and weaker countries.
James Cronin, CTO at Venda, explains how important it is for retailers to embrace wearable technology early on.
Marcus Grubb, managing director for investment research and marketing at the World Gold Council, says gold prices are near their bottom, after hitting a four-year low in the second quarter.
European shares closed sharply lower on Thursday, as U.S. indexes saw their biggest one-day drops since June.
Hani Sabra, director for Middle East and North Africa at Eurasia Group, explains why the likelihood of Egypt collapsing into civil war is low, for the moment.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports from Cairo, where the Muslim Brotherhood has called for more protests and where the death toll has reached 525, according to government sources.
Ashraf Laidi, chief global strategist at City Index, explains why right now "it's all about the bond market" and discusses the U.S. dollar.
Sandy Jadeja, chief market strategist at SignalPro, charts the performance of the FTSE 100 and advises being cautious due to downside risks.
Adrian Drury, principal analyst for media and broadcast at Ovum, and Sharif Sakr, senior European editor at Engadget, discuss Apple stock, and stress that Apple needs a "knock-out release" of its new iPhone.
European shares were higher on Wednesday afternoon after euro zone growth data beat expectations.
Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, discusses the European banking sector and how bonds particularly in the periphery, are likely to continue to appreciate.
Nick Bate, U.K. economist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, comments on the latest Bank of England's minutes which showed that "divergence is opening up".
David Hartwell, principal Middle East and North Africa analyst at IHS, discusses the events in Egypt, where a compromise looks "pretty remote".
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din goes over the events of the day in Egypt, with its "flurry of dramatic events", from the announcement of the state of emergency to the night-time curfew.
Marcus Ashworth, head of fixed income at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, talks about the "surprise" euro zone GDP number.
Doug Fine, author of 'Too High to Fail', explains the benefits to the economy that legalizing cannabis in the U.S. would have.
European shares closed higher on Tuesday following data for the euro zone which boosted hopes the currency bloc is heading out of recession, and signs of a housing recovery in the U.K.
Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, says that the U.S. market could surprise to the upside as the current bull market is "unloved".