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Ramon Vega, CEO of Vega Swiss Asset Management and former soccer World Cup player, says he favors U.S. equities over European ones and discusses the World Cup.
Giacomo Baizini, CFO at Evraz, discusses the group's exposure to U.S. infrastructure and in particular rail projects and comments on iron ore.
European shares opened mixed on Thursday, although some markets remained closed due to a trading glitch which is expected to be resolved at 8:30 a.m. London time.
Alan Higgins, U.K. CIO at Coutts, says he's eyeing emerging markets equities and discusses where and in which sectors to invest.
Lucas von Cranach, founder and CEO of Onefootball, discusses how his app became the most used soccer app in the world and how it plans to expand for and beyond the Brazil World Cup.
Jonathan Goodwin and Brent Hoberman, co-founders of the Founders Forum, say the Forum will focus on e-commerce, the internet of things and health tech this year and discuss the London start-up scene.
Uwe Krueger, CEO of WS Atkins, comments on the group's results and discusses its projects in the Middle East and Qatar in particular.
Bhanu Baweja, global head of emerging markets research at UBS, says investors should reduce their position in emerging currency debt, which has probably peaked after a "very good run."
Peter Chatwell, interest rate strategist at Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, highlights that the latest Treasurys auction "wasn't particularly strong" and explains why he likes European periphery bonds.
Constantin Gurdgiev, professor of finance at Trinity College Dublin, says the European Commission probe into Apple¿s European taxes is only the beginning and discusses the ramifications for the Irish economy.
Ulrich Leuchtmann, head of foreign exchange research at Commerzbank, discusses currencies and explains why the U.S. dollar should outperform the euro.
Bill Farren-Price, CEO of Petroleum Policy Intelligence, says only Iran could surprise the oil supply side in the coming six months and discusses Iraqui oil.
Europe's top tech entrepreneurs reveal to CNBC what their best advice is for their fellow entrepreneurs on how to get funding and seek investors.
Saul Klein, partner at Index Ventures, says that start-ups coming out of Europe and Israel are "on a high" after a few tough years.
European shares had another muted start on Wednesday, failing to find any real momentum after a quiet session in Asia and the U.S.
Chris Godding, CIO at Signia Wealth, says that the global economic momentum is at a "turning point" and that it's favorable for equities.
It is "not normal" that both sides of the Atlantic do not have the same set of rules, says Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president, commenting on the BNP Paribas fine.
Johannes Benigni, managing director at JBC Energy, says some OPEC countries are struggling and that the oil market has "a lot of upset potential" at the moment.
The real economy is not "functioning correctly", says former ECB President, Jean-Claude Trichet, and governments must continue to implement structural reforms.
The ECB latest action are "absolutely justified", and Mario Draghi must continue to send strong messages to governments and the private sector says Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president.
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.