Kevin Norrish, head of EMEA and Asia commodities research at Barclays, says the oil price has been relatively stable but investors have been kept "on edge" by the Ukraine crisis.» Read More
John Studzinski, senior managing director and global head at Blackstone Advisory Partners, says Facebook's $19 billion buyout of WhatsApp was not justified, but the social networking site sees value in the large user base.
The crisis on Ukraine can still send the markets into a tailspin, despite Russia appearing to back away from all-out war.
Ukraine's opposition leader and former champion boxer Vitali Klitschko, said he uses the same skills for being a politician as he did in boxing, adding that he wouldn't beat his boxing brother in a match.
Catherine Yeung, investment director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, discusses how to trade in China amid a wave of reform.
Makiko Zuercher-Hosaka, fund manager at Dynapartners, says Abenomics in Japan is facing problems.
European stocks opened higher on Thursday ahead of rate decisions from the Bank of England (BoE) and the European Central Bank (ECB).
Karen Olney, head of European thematic strategy at UBS, and Roger Nightingale, strategist at RDN Associates, discuss whether markets are returning to fundamentals.
Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, says he is worried about the "unintended consequences" of the U.S. Federal Reserve's quantitative easing program.
Sam Hill, senior U.K. economist at RBC Capital Markets, discusses what to expect from the Bank of England's policy announcement on Thursday.
Ukraine's opposition leader and likely presidential candidate, Vitali Klitschko, says Russian President Vladimir Putin is "worried" about the events unfolding in Ukraine.
CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports on the secret recordings of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy made by a close aide and the outrage caused in his right opposition party.
European corporates give their thoughts on what to expect from the European Central Bank's policy decision on Thursday.
Thorsten Polleit, chief economist at Degussa Goldhandel GmbH, says the euro financial system is still "vulnerable" and further easing from the European Central Bank would do "great damage" to the economy.
Peter Rosenstreich, chief FX analyst at Swissquote Bank, says a lack of action by the European Central Bank on Thursday will see the euro continue to rally.
The phrase “Russian oligarch” has become a cliché – but Ukraine’s billionaires have been shoved into the spotlight in their country’s recent turmoil.
Diego Moya-Ocampos, senior Latin America analyst at IHS, discusses the on-going protests in Venezuela and says that they are still not strong enough to destabilize the government.
Summly's $30 million price tag was the right one says Nick D'Aloisio, creator of Summly and product manager at Yahoo, adding that he's not jealous of the $19 billion Facebook paid for WhatsApp.
The Russian missile launch was a regular exercise and not related to the situation in Ukraine reports NBC's Jim Maceda from Moscow.
Nick D'Aloisio, creator of Summly and product manager at Yahoo, comments on the launch of Yahoo News Digest, based on the Summly app he developed and sold to the giant.
European stocks opened slightly lower on Wednesday after seeing stellar gains in the previous session as tensions in Ukraine appeared to have temporarily eased.
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.