The grip of Western sanctions around the neck of the Russian economy may be squeezed even tighter this week, as the death toll in Ukraine rises.» Read More
Manik Narain, head of EMEA FX and fixed income strategy at UBS, says the Turkish lira and South African rand could come under pressure from the uptick in oil prices.
Mikhail Shamolin, CEO of Sistema, says the cost of finance for Russian companies is going up as investors perceive a higher risk as a result of sanctions.
Mikhail Shamolin, CEO of Sistema, says the Russian economy needs to see more privatization and mortgage issuance.
Bob Dudley, CEO of BP, says the company's oil production in Iraq is "a long way" away from the violence taking place in the country.
Simon Cook, CEO of DFJ Esprit, says entrepreneurs do not need to raise large amounts of money to start a business due to online fundraising platforms.
Scottish independence is the "wrong thing to do", according to Alexander Dodds, executive vice president at MOL Group, adding that it would create issues for several companies.
Alexander Dodds, executive vice president at MOL Group, says dealings with the Russian government have always been "transparent" and the company is ready for any further sanctions imposed on it.
Christof Ruehl, chief economist at BP, says there is a slowdown in Chinese energy consumption that does not match with the 7.5 percent GDP growth predicted by the government.
European shares opened lower on Monday amid concerns of escalating tensions in Iraq and rising oil prices.
Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, and Nick Lyster, European CEO of Principal Global Investors, discuss whether a withdrawal of stimulus and rising interest rates could threaten economic growth in the west.
Tina Fordham, senior political analyst at Citi, says President Barack Obama is under pressure over the Iraq situation with public and Congress opinion against sending troops back into the country.
Former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair says the 2003 invasion of Iraq is not the reason for the current conflict in the country.
Kevin Hartz, co-founder of Eventbrite, discusses the company's technology and how it aims to provide a ticketing service for everybody, not just major events.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports on the latest developments in the bid for parts of Alstom's business from Siemens and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and General Electric.
Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, discusses whether it's time to buy commodity currencies on the back of Iraq oil supply concerns.
Christof Ruehl, chief economist at BP, says that we've seen the most stable oil price in a three-year period since the 1970s creating an "eery calm" in the oil market.
Thomas Reed, CFO of Ruspetro, says the crisis in Ukraine has cast a shadow over the Russian oil industry with investment in the country being hit.
Russian deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich slams sanctions imposed on the country as "stupid" and says the country is open for investment and trade.
Luke Johnson, chairman at Risk Capital Partners, discusses angel investing for start-ups and how support and counsel are also a critical part of the package.
Fiona Woolf, Lord Mayor of the City of London, says energy markets are difficult to get right and that the U.K. needs to build more infrastructure.
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.