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
Ashraf Laidi, chief global strategist at City Index, says that markets are beginning to "absorb" the Fed's message.
Laurent Fransolet, head of European interest rates strategy at Barclays, says demand for Spanish bonds is good and there has been little volatility in the level of rates after government bond auctions.
Petros Doukas, former Greek deputy finance minister, says that Greece cannot repay its debt, due to the current economic situation in the country.
Lee Simpson, senior equity research analyst at Jefferies International, says that Nokia's results suggest a "tale of two companies", with the handsets business struggling to find its feet.
Nick Parsons, head of strategy at National Australia Bank, says he Bank of England and the ECB will go to "QE infinity".
Germany offered Greece further aid to establish a growth fund on Thursday, but a German member of the European Parliament (MEP) told CNBC the amount was too small, and came two years too late.
Rob Hersov, founder of the Invest Africa Club, says that Africa has terrific growth and is "where the action is".
Mirjam Staub-Bisang, author of Sustainable Investing for Institutional Investors, says sustainable investing is for long-term, not short-term, investors.
Dan Scott, head of event driven research at Credit Suisse, says he likes companies that benefit disproportionately from a decline in the yen.
European shares were lower in a choppy day of trade on Tuesday.
Roger Bootle, founder of Capital Economics, and Alan Clarke, U.K. and euro zone economist at Scotiabank, talk about what a 'Brexit' would mean for the EU and the U.K..
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, says that the Aussie dollar is getting higher, after bottoming.
Sudakshina Unnikrishnan, commodities analyst at Barclays, says that any hard landing scenario in China could be beneficial for Chinese gold demand.
Alec Young, global equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, says Bernanke calmed concerns over tapering and said the Fed are not ready to do anything.
European shares closed higher on Monday as investors breathed a sigh of relief following the release of second-quarter Chinese growth data, which met analyst's expectations and eased fears of a sharp growth slowdown.
Lee Hardman, currency analyst at the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, says the ECB are "happy and satisfied" with their current level of forward guidance, but could strengthen it in the future.
Vince Cable, UK business secretary, discusses new rules to hold people who have "recklessly endangered institutions on which the economy depends" to account.
The French president Francois Hollande appeared the eternal optimist on Sunday when he told the nation that France was "in recovery" despite economic evidence to the contrary, prompting analysts to say Hollande was refusing to face up to France's economic reality.
If the Fed begins pulling its irons out of the stimulus fire in September, the resulting rocketing of the dollar will lead to a course reversal by early 2014.
Saker Nusseibeh, CEO of Hermes, says the U.S. economy could see a huge boost if it lets illegal immigrants enter the legal economy.