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Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg, talks about the U.K., its recovery, employment "success" and how the price of housing is a "big problem".
Elena Panaritis, economist at "Thought 4 Action", highlights that the Greek public sector job cuts do not constitute reforms and says Greece needs to simplify how to do business.
Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, says most euro zone issues are already priced in and advises concentrating on areas such as Australia and Asian emerging markets.
The French president Francois Hollande appeared the eternal optimist on Sunday when he told the nation that France was "in recovery" despite economic evidence to the contrary, prompting analysts to say Hollande was refusing to face up to France's economic reality.
Christian Katz, CEO of SIX Swiss Exchange, highlights that European markets remain in a "low-volume environment" and that the regulatory climate has hindered most exchanges from growing.
Jan Erik Back, CFO of SEB, comments on SEB's second quarter results and highlights that the past six months have been "positive".
Robin Bew, chief economist at The Economist Intelligence Unit, says that the euro zone can only hope for "stabilization" this year and explains why he is "extremely pessimistic" in the long-term.
European shares opened higher on Monday after Portugal set a deadline on bailout reforms.
Miranda Carr, head of China Research at North Square Blue Oak, discuss what policymakers in China are likely to do to boost growth.
Peter Spencer, professor of economics and finance at the University of York, talks about the U.K. recovery as business confidence is returning and companies are now in a "position to spend cash".
John Wraith, fixed income strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, explains that he would rather own U.K. bonds than euro zone ones due to "genuine risks" in the single currency bloc.
Hann-Ju Ho, director of proprietary data analytics at Lloyds Bank, discusses business confidence among UK SMEs which is at its highest in 5 years.
George Saravelos, European head of FX strategy at Deutsche Bank, advises buying the dollar on dips and highlights that the euro is "very interesting" as he expects euro crosses to move higher.
Richard Fu, director of Asian commodities trading at Newedge, comments on the Chinese 7.5 percent quarterly GDP rate and explains why investors "shouldn't defer too much on the growth rate".
Anil Kumar, CEO of Vincom Commodities, tells CNBC that British pottery will benefit from the arrival of the Royal baby.
Calde Waldekranz, founder of Tictail, talks to CNBC about his start-up that takes all of the technology out of creating an online shop.
Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, tells CNBC that Portugal has been on track with its reform measures and they anticipate that Portugal will stay in the bailout program and comply.
Tim Harris, head of Investment at Lloyds TSB Private Bank, tells CNBC that they are happy to stay with the rally as earnings are likely to drive markets forward.
Raoul Ruparel, head of economic research at Open Europe, tells CNBC that a Portuguese bailout would only take place after the German election.
Peter Hutton, energy analyst at RBC Capital Markets, tells CNBC that when it comes to fracking investors have to be aware of real controversies that surround it.
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.