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Paolo Scaroni, CEO of ENI, promised to develop a plan of share buy back, if oil prices stay as high as where they are today, adding every time he makes a forecast on oil prices he is wrong.
Dan Wagner, chairman and CEO of mPowa, tells CNBC that the features phone market is now the battle-ground for phone-makers with functionality the main selling-point. He adds that Samsung has been extraordinary in its success and that its S4 device is the best alternative to an Apple phone.
Simon Maughan, financials sector strategist, Olivetree Financial Group, talks to CNBC about the Bank of Italy's new call for Italian banks to raise their provisions against bad debts and argues that European banks are no longer leading the market but lagging.
Martin Schulz, president of the European Parliament, tells CNBC that the EU needs a combination of budgetary discipline and strategic investment in growth to relaunch the economy, and should work hard in regaining citizens' trust.
Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank, tells CNBC that lager is one of the worst industries to be in, citing Carlsberg's '10 years of under-performance' to back that up.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, tells CNBC that investors should be shorting bonds as the euro zone heads towards another crisis, centered this time on France and Spain.
Guy Wolf, global head of market analysis at Marex Spectron says the rally in equities was followed by a small rally in commodities initially, but some of those markets dropped sharply not long afterwards. He now believes commodities will go up to bring them more into line with equities.
Jose Manuel Barroso, president of the European Commission, tells CNBC that the Commission is very likely to extend the debt target deadlines for countries who make the 'required structural adjustments'.
Thanos Papasavvas, strategist, fixed income and currencies at Investec Asset Management, tells CNBC that the period before the September elections in Germany is crucial for European leaders to push Germany into taking a more dovish stance on EU reforms as she tries to win over supporters of her main challenger in the elections. The opposition SPD places a greater emphasis on growth than Merkel who has stressed the need for austerity.
Roberto Azevedo, permanent representative of Brazil to the World Trade Organisation, talks to CNBC about the WTO's current work on building a multi-lateral trading system and how it needs to update its system.
Peter Rosenstreich, chief fx analyst at Swissquote Bank, argues that Swiss exchange rates will not change in the foreseeable future due to deflation and the continued deceleration of the economy.
Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open, where stocks have come in higher.
Jason Channell, director of alternative at Citi, tells CNBC that a large amount of money will need to be invested in energy in the next twenty years to meet emerging market demand.
Annalisa Piazza, market economist at Newedge, discusses the state of the UK economy, the coming Budget and why she believes the next few months will test the UK's resilience to another recession.
Kerry Balenthiran, author of The 17.6 Year Stock Market Cycle, tells CNBC why he believes that the current structural Bear market will continue until 2018.
Andrew Keen, head of metals and mining at HSBC, tells CNBC how the metal and mining industry will need an extra demand boost to absorb the higher supply growth currently seen.
Stewart Richardson, partner at RMG Wealth Management, tells CNBC that the UK consumer is in a difficult place and the government must do more to help the private sector.
Tim Skeet, managing director at RBS, , explains to CNBC why he remains a Hold on Italian bonds despite lower demand and higher yields.
David Hoffman, managing director of the China Center for Economics and Business, tells CNBC that China's leaders must focus on a more balanced service led economy or there will be 'stability risk' in the system.
With total revenues from smartphone apps hitting 15 billion dollars in 2012, those little icons on your touch screen are becoming big business. So where does the app economy go from here?
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.