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European shares closed higher on Tuesday, following comments from European Central Bank policymaker Joerg Asmussen, and after better-than-expected earnings results from the U.S.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din, reports on the latest developments from Egypt, where the interim president has named an interim prime minister and vice president, and revealed a timetable for elections.
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, explains why it should be an interesting week for sterling, and how a lot depends on dollar strength.
David Enrich, European banking editor at the Wall Street Journal, comments on the sale of Libor to NYSE Euronext, and why the U.S. stock exchange was chosen.
Olivier Blanchard, chief economist at the IMF, says that despite the upward revision to the U.K. growth outlook, the country still needs "fiscal flexibility".
Olivier Blanchard, chief economist at the IMF, says that a lot more needs to be done in Europe to improve the state of the banking system.
Olivier Blanchard, chief economist at the IMF, explains why it cut its global growth forecasts.
Ron William, founder and principal market strategist at RW Market Advisory, forecasts there is now a lot more upside potential for oil prices, and expects a "potential spike".
Andrew Fisher, executive chairman at Shazam, describes Shazam's expansion as a "new paradigm for advertisers", as consumers can now use the app to engage with TV and brands.
Jolyon Barker, global lead for technology, media and telecommunications at Deloitte, explains that the U.K. technology sector is not as big as it should be, due to lack of funding for start-ups.
European shares posted gains to close higher on Monday, after an upbeat start to Wall Street, and better news from Greece and Portugal.
Nicholas Colas, chief market strategist at ConvergEx Group, says summer trade will be "very choppy".
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports from Cairo, where over 40 people have died in violence on Monday.
James Wharton, a member of parliament for the U.K.'s Conservative Party, explains that the Tories wish to renegotiate the U.K.'s membership in the European Union, and hold a referendum on the matter by the end of 2017.
Pierre Moscovici, France's finance minister, says France is working on implementing "huge" reforms and that French businesses should be proud of the country's economy.
Harris Georgiades, Cyprus' finance minister, underlines the progress Cyprus has made in implementing "hard but necessary decisions."
Hitesh Patel, U.K. forensic partner at KPMG, discusses the U.K.'s fraud barometer, and how fraud against investors has quadrupled since the beginning of the downturn.
David Kelly, chief global strategist at JP Morgan Funds, believes that investors have got their asset allocations wrong and says, they need to realize that U.S. monetary policy is in the "wrong place".
European shares increases losses on Friday afternoon after a better-than-expected U.S. employment report, having turned briefly higher on the news.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports from Cairo where three people have been killed in fresh violence on Friday.