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Laszlo Wolf, deputy CEO of OTP Bank, talks to CNBC about the challenges facing Hungarian banks, who've been hit by a double whammy of banking and financial transaction taxes.
Karen Cho takes you through the European market open where all eyes are on US earnings with Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan due to report.
Valdis Dombrovskis, the prime minister of Latvia, speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about his growth expectations for the country, following a very aggressive austerity drive.
Andrew Burns, lead economist at the World Bank, tells CNBC why the risks in 2013 are less negative and we could see surprises to the upside.
Virginie Maisonneuve, head of global equities at Schroders, tells CNBC that while certain Eastern European economies look quite good but they are still fragile.
Julian Mayo, Co-CIO at Charlemagne Capital, tells CNBC that 2013 should be a good year for Russia and which stocks to pick to play its growth.
James Lockhart Smith, head of Latin America at Maplecroft, tells CNBC that Brazil has some real problems with its growth story, including a high cost of doing business.
Bryn Jones, fixed fund asset manager at Rathbones, tells CNBC that there may be areas of overvaluation in corporate bonds but a bubble is unlikely.
One of the most recognizable buildings in London has seen substantial interest from buyers, as its latest developers try to create an 8 billion pounds ($12.9 billion) “new town center” south of the Thames.
Trevor Stirling, senior research analyst at Sanford Bernstein, tells CNBC that the strategy of consolidation amongst beer companies has been successful and they have outperformed the market by almost ten percent every year.
Karen Cho takes you through the European market open, with stocks sliding into negative territory.
Larry Summers, former US Treasury Secretary, tells CNBC's Bernie Lo that it should be 'unthinkable' for the US to default on its debt.
Per Loven, head of International corporate strategy at Liquidnet Europe, makes the case for Dark Pools and why they are important.
Paul Renken, senior geologist at VSA Capital, tells CNBC that Rio Tinto figures have surprised on the upside, suggesting some demand for iron ore.
Carl Weinberg, chief economist at High Frequency Economics, tells CNBC that people in the high-end retail market have done very well.
Joris Luyendijk, anthropologist and journalist at the Guardian discusses the social behavior of bankers and suggests that they are a form of 'tribe' and bonuses are the 'totem pole they dance around'.
John Wraith, fixed income strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, tells CNBC that in the first week of the year there was a big move away from safe havens into riskier assets., but investors are still uncertain.
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.