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The Arctic is about to get a lot busier as shipping lines and energy companies look to exploit new trade routes and uncovered natural resources there.
Garry Hogarth, CEO of Agent Provacateur, discusses the lingerie market and the "50 Shades of Grey" effect.
Iain Armstrong, oil analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses the movement in oil price in the aftermath of the Iran nuclear deal.
European equities opened mixed on Thursday with German stocks seen opening higher following a coalition deal.
Johan Jooste, head of London investment office at Julius Baer, says equities will be the "winner" in 2014.
Sturla Henriksen, director general of the Norwegian Shipowners' Association, discusses how the melting of the polar ice caps has created opportunities for the shipping industry.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has suggested a review of European Union migration rules as he sought to allay concerns of the British population over the lifting of migration restrictions for Romanians and Bulgarians.
Carsten Nickel, senior vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says Germany has "crossed the first hurdle" on the way to a stable government after a coalition government was formed.
Bill Blain, strategist at Mint Partners, says that 2014 will be stable for the stock market but "hell" for the bond market as the U.S. Federal Reserve begins tapering.
Enzo Puntillo, head of fixed income at Swiss & Global Asset Management, says a rate cut by the European Central Bank would be "psychological" and not address the demand issue for credit.
Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says the appeal of bitcoins highlights the lack of attractiveness for traditional currencies.
Tony Durrant, CFO of Premier Oil, says the company launched the bond to "diversify" its sources of debt capital.
The unlikely trio of Bon Jovi, Taylor Swift and Prince William sang Living on a Prayer at the Winter Whites Gala at Kensington Palace on Wednesday.
Craig Keeger, CEO of Virgin Atlantic, says the UK needs to develop a single airport hub.
European equities opened slightly higher on Wednesday following a positive handover from Wall Street overnight.
Alan Miller, founding partner and CIO of SCM Private, says he is less bullish on the equity market as European earnings have been disappointing and valuations are not "compelling"
Alex DeGroote, media analyst at Panmure Gordon, discusses the media landscape including the impact of BT on Sky and the share performance of ITV.
Neil Dwane, chief investment officer, European equity at Allianz Global Investors, says the online "shopping wave" has yet to hit Europe which makes postal companies an attractive investment.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, says that the equity market will see a price correction after the U.S. federal reserve starts tapering.
Abu Dhabi's government is spending big on infrastructure, but its mission to become economic powerhouse isn't without its complications.
Cutmore anchors CNBC’s flagship "Squawk Box" in EMEA; the three-hour show bookends the opening of European equity markets.
Based in London, Tso co-anchors CNBC flagship show in EMEA, Squawk Box, a show that sets the news agenda every trading day.
Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program "Squawk Box" (Europe) and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.