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Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, discusses Germany's record-high export surplus and tells CNBC why it is not a positive.
Charlie Muirhead, CEO of Rightster, discusses the company's IPO on the AIM stock exchange and how it competes in a competitive market.
European equities opened lower on Tuesday as market focus turns to the last day of a key policy meeting in China and to debates over the U.S. Federal Reserve's stimulus program.
Alex Friedman, chief investment officer at UBS Wealth Management, says that he is concerned that Japan will succeed in controlling inflation but won't succeed in boosting growth and tax revenue, causing a run on bond markets which would destabilize global growth.
Robert Noel, CEO of Land Securities, says that the company is moving in the "right direction".
Axel Weber, chairman of UBS, says that the global economy is in a "phase of normalization" with the U.S., emerging markets and China stabilizing.
Kasper Rorsted, CEO of Henkel, says that currency headwinds in the emerging markets and U.S. are affecting the business.
Federico Ghizzoni, CEO of Unicredit, says that there is a mix of good and bad news in Italy as the company reports its earnings.
Christian Lesueur, head of EMEA media and telecoms investment banking at UBS, says that telcos have had to react to pressure from regulators and shareholders forcing them to try new tactics.
David Gauke, Exchequer Secretary to the UK Treasury, says that the UK's stable and certain tax system makes it an attractive place to do business despite a top level 45 percent income tax.
Frank Appel, CEO of Deutsche Post DHL, says he has not seen a strong recovery for the world economy.
Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, says that the U.S. Federal Reserve's quantitative easing program has had a positive impact on the economy but the central bank needs to work on its communication strategy.
Wolfgang Schmidt, state secretary for the City of Hamburg, discusses what makes Hamburg a leading sustainable city.
Emeka Obiodu, senior analyst at Ovum, says that the company that goes from call-based price plans to data-based price plan will see biggest returns.
Ben Magara, CEO of Lonmin, says that the company is trying to "build trust" after a violent strike last August at its flagship Marikana mine.
George Tsapouris, investment strategist at Coutts, discusses the U.K. economy and why U.K. equities are more attractive than U.S. stocks.
European equities opened higher on Monday as attention turns to debates over an early reduction in the U.S. Federal Reserve's stimulus program.
Katherine Garrett-Cox, CEO of Alliance Trust, discusses the links between investors and the environment.
Peter Lindlahr, managing director at hySolutions, discusses sustainable cars and how they can be used to help the environment.
Tony Chanmugam, CFO at BT, says the broadcaster did not overpay for rights to show UEFA Champions League and Europa League after spending £897 million on a three-year deal.
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.