Greece's Deputy Development Minister Notis Mitarachi, says now is the right time to reduce austerity measures as the Greek economy is on a better footing.» Read More
CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi looks at French president Francois Hollande's reputation following allegations he was having an affair.
French first lady who has been admitted to hospital following reports of President Hollande's affair will be discharged on Monday.
Ukraine might have recently decided to strengthen its financial ties with Russia but the EU should not abandon the country, an opposition leader said.
Trevor Stirling, senior research analyst of European beverages at Sanford Bernstein, says Sean 'Diddy' Combs is a "marketing genius" after helping boost Ciroc vodka sales and teaming up with Diageo to take over tequila brand DeLeón.
George O'Connor, senior analyst at Panmure Gordon, says the rotation into equities and good value in small caps make them an attractive buy.
William Mackie, senior analyst of capital goods at Berenberg, says growing confidence and loose monetary policy will help drive earnings and shares in the industrial sector in 2014.
French president Francois Hollande has threatened legal action against Closer magazine after it published pictures and information about his alleged affair with actress Julie Gayet.
European equities opened higher on Friday ahead of the much-anticipated December U.S. jobs report.
Bill O'Neill, head of CIO wealth management research U.K. at UBS, discusses the challenges facing the Bank of England as it moves towards it's 7 percent unemployment threshold.
Annalisa Piazza, senior director and market economist at Newedge, and Giles Keating, global head of private banking and wealth management research and deputy global CIO at Credit Suisse, discuss whether southern European countries will see a strong recovery in 2014.
The number of shoppers hitting the first day of sales in France has declined from the previous year as increased competition and online offerings have pushed customers to shop on the web.
Julian Rifat, a former trader at Moore Capital is set to be charged in connection to an insider trading case, according to sources within the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority.
From London to New York, CNBC looks at the most innovative skyscrapers across the world.
CNBC's Karen Tso talks to Jonah Hill and Margot Robbie, two of the stars of Martin Scorsese's new movie Wolf on Wall Street, about the aggressive trading culture.
Andre Spicer, professor of organizational behavior at Cass Business School, says that while insider trading may not be on the rise, reporting and enforcement has increased.
Richard Kelly, head of European rates and FX research at TD Securities, and Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, discuss whether the European Central Bank has the right tools to deal with a low inflation and low growth environment.
Moyeen Islam, associate director at Barclays Capital, says he is "positive" on European periphery bonds.
As the unemployment rapidly approaches the Bank of England's 7 percent threshold, CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi discusses whether forward guidance should be abandoned.
Michael Mewes, head of the fixed income group in Frankfurt at JP Morgan Asset Management, says there is an opportunity for "very modest" spread tightening in the European periphery bonds.
Nicla Di Palma, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, says that Morrison's poor performance is down to a weak online offering and lack of convenience stores.
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.