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Peter Lindlahr, managing director at hySolutions, discusses sustainable cars and how they can be used to help the environment.
Tony Chanmugam, CFO at BT, says the broadcaster did not overpay for rights to show UEFA Champions League and Europa League after spending £897 million on a three-year deal.
John Wraith, senior fixed income strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says that bond yields will continue to rise into the end of the year, but levels depend on the direction of the tapering debate.
Nick Verdi, FX strategist at Barclays, says that there is room for the European Central Bank to slash key interest rates further following the 0.25 percent cut last week.
Miranda Carr, head of China research at NSBO, discusses the reform program that could come out of the third plenum in China.
Lothar Mentel, chief investment officer at Tatton Investment, discusses what Janet Yellen could say in her confirmation hearing on Thursday.
Some of Europe's top CEOs and CFOs spoke to CNBC about their view on S&P's cut to France's credit rating.
Raman Bet-Mansour, partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, discusses the recent string of IPOs including Merlin and Twitter.
European equities opened lower on Friday as investors await the latest U.S. non-farm payrolls report.
Patrick de Maeseneire, CEO of Adecco, discusses the company's earnings and says he is not surprised about France's credit downgrade.
Maxime Alimi, Euro area economist at AXA IM, says that the French credit downgrade is "justified".
Jose Martins Soares, head of emerging market research at Espírito Santo Investment Bank, discusses millennials' connection to tech.
Wong Wai Ming, CFO of Lenovo, says that the company's number one PC status can be leveraged into developing tablets.
Désiré Athow, editor at TechRadar, says that the Twitter share price is overvalued.
Dieter Wemmer, CFO of Allianz, says that the European Central Bank's rate cut shows that the economic problems in Europe are not over.
Olivier Mallet, CFO of Vallourec, says he is not concerned about France's credit rating downgrade from AA+ to AA.
Jens Nordvig, global head of FX strategy at Nomura, discusses the European Central Bank's policy "toolbox" and what more it can do to help the European economy.
Ratings agency Standard and Poor's cuts France sovereign credit rating to AA from AA+.
Torrie Callander, corporate dealer at Global Reach Partners, says that there will be immediate euro strength on the back of the European Central Bank's rate decision, but the currency could tumble if Mario Draghi strikes a dovish tone.
George Quinn, CFO of Swiss Re, says that competition is not new for the company and it is in a good position to take on competitors.
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.