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Dick Boer, CEO of Royal Ahold, discusses the company's earnings and says there is a tough environment in the Netherlands.
Julian Callow, chief international economist at Barclays, discusses Germany's GDP which grew by 0.3 percent in the third quarter of 2013.
Martin Senn, CEO of Zurich Insurance Group, says that the company is looking for a new CFO after an investigation into the suicide of former CFO, Pierre Wauthier, closed.
Chris Dedicoat, EMEA and Russia president of Cisco, says that there is no "material impact" of spying on the company after Cisco blamed a weak first quarter on Chinese backlash against U.S. spying.
Dr Au King Lun, CEO of BOCHK Asset Management, says that reform of lending rules to Chinese companies makes SMEs in the world's second-largest economy an attractive investment.
Jim Jones, former US national security advisor, says the U.S. government should not "tolerate a lot of hypocrisy" on the spying allegations as the country's intelligence helped defend against major attacks.
Michel Landel, CEO of Sodexo, says the company is "confident" in the future.
Otto Dichtl, managing director at Stifel Nicolaus Europe, discusses bond buying in the euro zone periphery.
Zurich Insurance Group reports third-quarter net profit of $1.103 billion compared with market expectations in a Reuters poll of $1.048 billion.
Brian Langstraat, CEO of Parametric, discusses the concept of smart beta and investing using this technique.
Charles Beazley, CEO of Nikko Asset Management Group, discusses the Japanese economy and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's reform program.
European equities were lower in morning trade on Wednesday as investors continue to fret over mixed signals from U.S. Federal Reserve officials.
Michael O'Sullivan, UK research and global portfolio analysis managing director at Credit Suisse Private Bank, discusses investment opportunities as the tapering debate picks up.
Nils Andersen, CEO of Moller Maersk, says that there will be a slow fourth quarter but 2014 will start better.
Stephen Gifford, director of economics at CBI, says that the optimism across several sectors and output growth shows that the UK economy is getting stronger.
John Paul Crutchley, head of European banks research at UBS, says that with the increasing figure for litigation and penalties, European bank regulators are "scratching their heads" over how much capital banks needs to have.
John Rogers, CFO of Sainsbury's, says that consumers are being "savvy" and trying to spend less on shopping, making the market difficult.
Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, says that the trend of technology IPOs over the last six months will continue.
Sainsbury's reported half-year underlying pre-tax profit of £400 million on Wednesday, versus £374 million a year ago.
Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, discusses competition in the UK supermarket space after Sainsbury's reported its earnings.
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.