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CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi talks about Kering's drop in profits and the impact of the slowing sales growth of the company's flagship brand, Gucci.
European stocks opened higher on Friday after a positive tone on Wall Street helped Asian stocks post gains, with the Nikkei rising by over 2 percent.
Mark Little, principal consumer analyst at Ovum, says the Facebook founder had been eyeing up WhatsApp for a while and wants to take advantage of the messaging service's growing audience.
Wolfgang Schäuble, Germany's finance minister, says Greece is on the "right path", but if needed, could receive further limited aid.
Joep Huntjens, head of Asian fixed income at ING Investment Management, says concerns about China's shadow banking sector and slowing growth are "overdone".
Jacques Aschenbroich, CEO of Valeo, says the company's future growth will come from outside Europe and in particular China.
Wolfgang Schäuble, Germany's finance minister, says emerging market countries need to "do their own homework" on key structural reforms.
Wolfgang Schäuble, Germany's finance minister, talks to CNBC about the turmoil in emerging markets and the improving outlook for the euro zone's economy.
George Quinn, CFO of Swiss Re, says the cold freeze across the U.S. is "not a significant reinsurance event".
Chris Weafer, senior partner at Macro-Advisory, says a referendum to split Ukraine could be the only way out of the on going crisis.
Abi Oladimeji, head of investment strategy at Thomas Miller Investment, says there is a real "danger" that the euro area will see deflation this year.
European stocks opened lower on Thursday with dismal data from China expected to curb investor sentiment.
Stewart Paterson, partner at Tiburon Partners, discusses the Chinese economy and how a slowdown in growth will hit Asian asset prices.
Kasper Rorsted, CEO of Henkel, says the company has not made any acquisitions because it is being patient and not making overpriced purchases.
Ross McInnes, CFO of Safran, says the company is benefiting from growth in the Asian market.
Bill Blain, strategist at Mint Partners, says some European countries with struggling economies are "handicapped" by the single currency.
Don Smith, rates strategist at ICAP, says that while it is unclear how hard the landing will be in China, the effect of a "hard landing" could hit global growth .
Ben Noteboom, CEO of Randstad, says there is modest wage inflation but it remains low across the world.
Jacob Frankel, chairman of JPMorgan Chase International, says the private sector must pick up the slack in the global economy and is key to sustaining economic growth.
Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says the dollar is weakening against other major currencies such as the yen and euro.
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.