David Rees, emerging market economist at Capital Economics, says Argentina's technical default is the "final hurdle" preventing the country tapping the markets to raise money.» Read More
Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, says that over supply is the main structural issue in the global steel industry.
Pawel Swidlicki, research analyst at Open Europe, discusses the Italian political crisis.
Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, says that the U.S. economy is bigger than it was at the peak of the last cycle, but the situation is not the same for Europe.
Knut Hallberg, senior economist at Swedbank, says that when political uncertainty in the U.S. and Italy calms down, bond yields will go up.
Francesco Giavazzi, professor of economics at Bocconi University, compares the confidence vote for Italian prime minister Enrico Letta to when members of the fascist party voted against Mussolini and fascism.
Claus J. Raidl, president of National Bank of Austria, discusses the results of the Austrian elections after the ruling coalition lost votes to the anti-euro right wing opposition.
Paschos Mandravelis, political commentator for Kathimerini Newspaper, discusses the effect of the Golden Dawn party on Greek politics.
Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, says that the postponement of tapering, threat of U.S. government shutdown, and unstable European politics will hamper a fourth quarter economic rally.
Michael Yoshikami, founder & CEO Destination Wealth Management, says wrangling over Obamacare and threats of a government shut down will slow U.S. economic growth.
Eunice Yoon takes a look at the younger generation in China and whether their main focus is on making money.
Jo Twist, CIO of Ukie and Henrique Olifiers, Co-founder of Bossa Studios, talk to CNBC about the state of the UK gaming industry.
Francois Savary, CIO of Reyl & Cie, tells CNBC that the political situation in Italy could become very dangerous for Europe's periphery.
Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open where stocks have opened higher.
Michael Fallon, minister of state for business enterprise, tells CNBC that the Royal Mail needs access to private capital which is can't do until it has a proper shareholder base.
Joachim Nagel, executive board member of Deutsche Bundesbank, tells CNBC that Europe is in an interim period, in a better situation than before but not out of the woods yet.
Wolfango Piccoli, managing director at Teneo Intelligence, tells CNBC that Silvio Berlusconi is posturing and is aware how precarious Italy's economic situation is.
Albert Ellis, CEO of global recruitment consultancy, Harvey Nash, tells CNBC that revenue indicates that their market share is growing, but profits were affected by a slow start to the year.
Joachim Nagel, executive board member of Deutsche Bundesbank, tells CNBC that political uncertainty tries financial markets, and this will happen again if political instability rises.
Virginie Maisonnneuve, head of global and international equities at Schroders, tells CNBC that governments need to strike a balance between tightening too early and excess liquidity.
Despite the pro-business tone of France's 2014 budget, the country's largest business lobbying group said the proposals presented by the government on Wednesday were a blow for competitiveness, growth and jobs.
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.