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Christopher Granville, managing director at Trusted Sources, says there has been a "reduction of temperature" in the rhetoric between the U.S. and Russia after American officials said Flight MH17 may have been shot down by "mistake".
There were strong signals Tuesday that the European Union is preparing to step up its economic sanctions against Russia.
Mark Malloch-Brown, EMEA chairman at FTI Consulting, says Putin will have to "pay the price" for his aggression in Ukraine with tougher sanctions from the European Union.
Maurice Lévy, CEO of Publicis, says the company's management was distracted by the merger with Omnicom.
Max King, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management, and Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, discuss the problems facing the Chinese economy.
European shares opened higher on Tuesday with investors continuing to monitor the ongoing tensions in both Gaza and Ukraine.
Nick Hayek, CEO of Swatch Group, says the luxury watch company could see a short-term impact from tougher Russia sanctions.
Simon Segars, CEO of ARM Holdings, says the smartphone market will continue to see innovation, despite concerns that the high-end device space is becoming saturated.
Jacques Gounon, CEO of Eurotunnel, says the U.K. competition ruling that requires the company to stop its Channel ferry service is "incomprehensible".
Brady Dougan, CEO of Credit Suisse, says there has been an impact on the company's earnings from litigation costs after the bank reported a loss of 700 million Swiss francs ($779 million) in the second quarter.
Brady Dougan, CEO of Credit Suisse, says the bank is winding down its commodities business as it continues to "evolve".
Ramez Merhi, director of asset management at Al Masah Capital, discusses why the Dubai stock market has been shaken by the plunge in Arabtec shares.
Hartmut Issel, head of APAC equity, credit and macro CIO at UBS, discusses what the result of the Indonesia election could mean for investors.
Jean-Paul Clozel, CEO of Actelion, says its new drug Opsumit will be a strong driver of growth for the company.
CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports on how tougher sanctions on Russia could affect U.K. businesses.
Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Antanas Linkevicius, says an arms embargo on Russia is "logical".
John Westwood, chairman of Douglas Westwood, says that a big drop in the oil price would be a "killer" for Russia as it relies heavily on revenues from oil and gas exports.
Slim Feriani, executive chairman at Advance Emerging Capital Limited, says sanctions will not help to change investors' perceptions of the Russian market.
Philippe Pegorier, chairman of the Association of European Businesses, says EU sanctions against Russia will end up hurting companies in the 28-nation bloc.
Guy Foster, group head of research at Brewin Dolphin, says Tesco investors should be "fearful" after the company announced a new CEO and a profit warning.
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.