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Andrew Sentance, senior economic advisor at PwC, says there is a "danger" that central banks are withdrawing stimulus too slowly.
José Martins Soares, chief strategist at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, discusses how to play the soccer investing game.
Sam Greene, founding director of King's Russia Institute, discusses Russia's ambitions in Ukraine and whether the country's president Vladimir Putin has further plans for expansion.
Michael Sneyd, FX analyst at BNP Paribas, says investors are going long on the Australian dollar and the New Zealand dollar.
Eric Halet, CIO of Silvaris Capital Management, says the "accumulation of credit" in China is "unprecedented", but is confident that the situation is "under control".
Killian Hurley,CEO of Mount Anvil, says there is a fundamental problem in the London housing market which can only be addressed by politicians.
Philippe Jabre, founder and CIO of Jabre Capital Partners, says when he was fined in London for market abuse, the rules and regulations were "not as clear" as they are now.
Chris Whitman, head of global risk syndicate at Deutsche Bank, says credit is "attractively valued".
Paul Sweeting, head of European strategy at JP Morgan Asset Management, says there is a big "difference" between emerging markets and they cannot be regarded as a single asset class.
Lachlan Murdoch, the son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, has been named as the non-executive co-chairman of News Corp.
European stocks opened higher on Wednesday amid hopes that the European Central Bank (ECB) and the People's Bank of China (PBoC) could provide stimulus to boost economic growth.
Troy Gayeski, senior portfolio manager at Skybridge Capital, says he is not investing in "highly speculative" stocks such as technology equities.
Inga Beale, CEO of Lloyd's of London, said it is a "great honor" to be the head of the company.
Philippe Jabre, founder and CIO of Jabre Capital Partners, says the hedge fund is fully invested in European stocks as it predicted the European Central Bank will provide more stimulus which would push equities higher.
Maria Pinelli, global strategic growth markets leader at EY, says Asia is leading the way with the highest number of IPOs in 2014.
Lothar Mentel, chief investment officer at Tatton Investment Management, says equity markets will not see the gains posted last year.
Inga Beale, CEO of Lloyd's of London, said 2013 was an "outstanding" year for the company as it was a "benign" year for claims.
CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports on the U.K. government's plans to sell another 7.5 percent of its stake in Lloyds Banking Group.
Otto Dichtl, managing director of Stifel Nicolaus Europe, discusses investing in contingent convertible notes and the risk that comes with it.
Lars Machenil, CFO of BNP Paribas, says the company is reducing its exposure to Ukraine, but is focusing its attention on the "dynamic areas" of Poland and Turkey.
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.