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Marek Belka, president of the National Bank of Poland, says that tapering will not hit the country as hard as other emerging markets as Poland wasn't the biggest beneficiary of the policy.
Kingsmill Bond, chief strategist at Sberbank Investment Research, discusses investing in the Russian market.
Alan Clark, CEO of SABMIller, says that the emerging markets have been a positive for the company after it reported results on Thursday.
Business activity in the euro zone fell unexpectedly in November, prompting concerns that the 17-nation bloc's economic recovery is losing steam.
Pascal Lamy, author of The Geneva Consensus: Making Trade Work for All and former WTO Director General, says that more open trade across the world is not causing currency wars.
Pascal Lamy, author of The Geneva Consensus: Making Trade Work for All and former WTO Director General, says it is not impossible for the WTO's major trade deal to work despite a large number of countries involved.
European equities opened lower on Thursday after minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's October policy meeting hinted at stimulus tapering.
Tomasz Czechowicz, managing partner and CEO of MCI Management, says that export driven businesses, e-commerce and financial sector stocks are ones to watch.
Elwyn Grainger-Jones, director of IFAD, says that investing in green energy is good for economic growth but needs "enlightened" policy reform to make it happen.
Steve Holliday, CEO of National Grid, says that the UK needs the right legislation and investment in power stations.
David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, says that Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic have held up well since the financial crisis and amid tapering talks.
Richard McGuire, head of rates strategy at Rabobank, discusses bond strategy amid tapering in the coming months.
Professor Krzysztof Rybinski, rector at Vistula University, says that former Polish finance minsiter Jacek Rostowski was a "liability" to the government, but the new appointment Mateusz Szczurek, is an "excellent economist".
Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says that there is a lack of certainty in the FX market and nobody is taking big bets.
Patricia Heiberger, editor, Asia Pacific at Mergermarket, discusses the consumer merger and acquisition sector in 2013.
Ric Deverell, global head of product research at Credit Suisse, says that global growth next year will be "reasonably stable" but there will be no "massive acceleration" soon.
CNBC's Karen Tso takes a look a life inside Hungary's debtors village.
Bill O'Neill, head of CIO wealth management research UK at UBS, says there is sufficient capacity for corporate earnings to grow.
Richard Staite, U.S. banks analyst at Atlantic Equities, discusses the U.S. banking sector and the numerous fines that many banks face.
Zsolt Hernádi, CEO of MOL, says the Hungarian government has changed its mindset regarding energy prices.
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.