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Slava Rubin, CEO of Indiegogo, says that crowdfunding platforms look to "democratize funding" and make access to capital easier.
Jesper Brandgaard, CFO of Novo Nordisk, says that the company will counter the loss of insulin market share with a longer acting insulin, but the tablet form is still a few years away.
James Butterfill, global equity strategist at Coutts, discusses the potential for investing in Europe and the attractive sectors to invest in.
European equities opened lower on Thursday, tracking losses in their Asian counterparts, as investors digest the U.S. Federal Reserve's latest monetary policy decision.
Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, says that banks should not be helped by central banks and be allowed to fail.
Henrik Ramlau-Hansen, CFO of Danske Bank, says that the company will be cutting jobs as part of cost saving measures after missing its profit targets.
Ewald Nowotny, governing member of the ECB, says that there is no connection between tapering and European price stability.
Gavin Patterson, CEO of BT, says the company has made a "confident start" to BT Sport as it takes on Sky.
Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, says that the U.S. Federal Reserve needs to tighten monetary policy but cannot do so until the economic data improves.
Patrick Collison, CEO of Stripe, says that while America is the most attractive place for technology start ups, Ireland could soon become the leader.
John Wraith, senior fixed income strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says companies do not think the recovery is built on a firm foundation and therefore are unwilling to invest money.
Jean-Laurent Bonnafé, CEO of BNP Paribas, says the company's results are "resilient" this quarter.
Miguel Cardoso, chief economist at BBVA, says that the moderate GDP growth in Spain will not be enough to bring down unemployment but there could be limited job creation next year.
Jay Bregman, CEO and founder of Hailo, discusses the free taxi app, but says the company does not benefit from Ireland's 12.5 percent corporation tax.
Gerhard Roiss, CEO of OMV, says that the lack of a European energy policy creates problems in the sector.
Andrea Guerra, CEO of Luxottica, describes the United States as an emerging market when it comes to the "industry of sun".
European equities opened higher on Wednesday as investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision.
Christian Gattiker-Ericsson, chief strategist and head of research at Bank Julius Baer, says that fund managers will sell poor performing stocks and buy strong stocks to make their portfolios more attractive as the year end nears.
Chimed Saikhanbileg, cabinet secretary in the Mongolian Government, says that the Mongolian economy is enjoying a good period and looks very "bright" for investors.
Harold Goddijn, CEO of TomTom, says that accessing new markets in the consumer navigation space should bring the company back to growth.
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.