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Erwin Grandinger, political analyst at the EPM Financial Services Group in Berlin, tells CNBC that German MPs are engaged in a petty argument when the next Greek bailout tranche should be received.
John Wraith, fixed income strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, tells CNBC that although Spanish bonds are coming down at some point there will be a reckoning to trigger Spain going into a bailout program.
Wike Groenenberg, emerging markets FX Strategist at Citi, tells CNBC that whilst there are still some opportunities in emerging market bonds, in currencies you have to be a lot more careful.
Sabina Kaylan, European head of research at CBRE Investors, tells CNBC why there are new opportunities to invest in northern European real estate.
Francesco Filia, CEO and CIO of Fasanara Capital, tells CNBC why he expects there to be a 20 percent rise in European equity markets over the next three to four months.
Jonathan Compton, managing director at Bedlam Asset Management joins CNBC for a technical look at Vodafone.
Morris Reid, Democratic strategist and managing director of BGR Group, explains to CNBC that the U.S. will not treat China as a currency manipulator because it can't afford to have a trade war with China.
Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of U.S. Global Investors, tells CNBC that there may be short-term market uncertainty, but the stock market has experienced an incredible boost over the last four years under President Obama.
Roberto D'Alimonte, professor of politics at LUISS Guido Carli, tells CNBC that former Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi still has many loyal supporters and could gain 15 percent of the vote if he formed a new political party.
Anthony Fry, chairman at Espirito Santo Investment Bank UK, tells CNBC that the Republicans will be under greater pressure than President Obama when it comes to resolving the fiscal cliff .
Chuka Umunna the UK's shadow business secretary tells CNBC that the UK government needs to back areas and companies where the country has a competitive edge.
Bruno Pfister, CEO of insurance company Swiss Life, tells CNBC that they are not wearing rose colored glasses when it comes to the medium term outlook and are cutting 300 to 400 jobs at the company.
Michael Saunders, chief economist for Western Europe at Citi, tells CNBC that the economics of austerity, within a fixed exchange rate and poor external competitiveness mean the Greek situation could still fall apart.
Bruno Verstraete, CEO at Lakefield Partners, tells CNBC that although Greece seems to be off the agenda, the fiscal cliff might cause the markets to tank or provide the final relief.
Squawk Box Europe discusses whether the appointment of ex Goldman, Mark Carney as Bank of England Governor will be a breath of fresh air or another central banker from the same school of thought.
Greg Clark, financial secretary to the UK Treasury talks to CNBC about the appointment of Mark Carney and why he was chosen.
David Hartwell, senior Middle East and North Africa analyst at IHS, tells CNBC that a constitutional stalemate in Egypt has led to the president, judiciary and military all jousting for power.
Patrick Coveney, CEO of convenience group, Greencore, tells CNBC that despite good earnings the company are detecting a little more softness in the UK retail market.
Stewart Richardson, partner at RMG Wealth Management, tells CNBC he was confident that the Greek problem was always going to be solved.
Late last night euro zone finance ministers and the IMF agreed terms that will see Athens receive its much needed bailout cash. Silvia Wadhwa has more detail from Brussels.
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.