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Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, says the markets¿ calm response to the Cyprus crisis offers less incentive for EU ministers to act and that there¿s a greater risk of Cyprus exiting the euro zone than there was for Greece.
George Osborne, UK finance minister, tells CNBC that we should not let what is clearly a big problem for Cyprus, become a big problem for Europe.
Godwin Emefiele, CEO of Zenith Bank, tells CNBC about the banks second listing on the London Stock Exchange.
Karen Cho takes you through the European market open where stocks have come in lower.
CNBC's Squawk Box Europe discusses the British tabloid take on the UK budget.
Axel Heitmann, CEO of, the world's largest synthetic rubber maker, Lanxess, tells CNBC that new car registrations in Europe are at an all-time low.
Andrew Sentance, senior economic advisor at PwC, tells CNBC that the measures in the UK budget, especially the cuts to corporation tax, are modestly helpful for business.
Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, tells CNBC that there are some good things happening in the UK, e.g. car sales and real disposable incomes.
Brian Caplen, Editor of The Banker, tells CNBC that it is a step in the wrong direction for governments to dictate how much salaries people should be paid.
Jon Spector, CEO of Conference Board, tells CNBC that across Europe and the US there needs to be a rebalancing of consumer expectations.
Allister Heath, editor at City AM and Jonathan Portes, director at the National Institute of Economic and Social Research discuss how the UK could return to growth, ahead of the budget.
Chuka Umunna, shadow business secretary of the UK Labour Party, tells CNBC they want to see some real stimulus measures to kick start the recovery.
Alain Bokobza, head of global asset allocation at Societe Generale, tells CNBC that the economy will remain quite weak in the short-term and the Fed will continue to expand monetary policy.
Karen Cho takes you through the European market open, where stocks have come in higher.
Simon Wells, Chief UK Economist, HSBC, tells CNBC that the UK government looks likely to stick to the deficit reduction policy which leaves 'very little fiscal wriggle room'.
Nicholas Lois, managing director at Lois Builders and YPO member, tells CNBC that a bank run would be a disaster for Cyprus and his business.
Edmund Shing, European index strategist, at S&P/Dow Jones Indices, tells CNBC that Cyprus is 0.2 percent of the Euro Zone economy and in the grand scheme of things a small element.
John Longworth, director general at the British Chamber of Commerce, tells CNBC that George Osborne should transfer spending into infrastructure, export support and access to finance for SMEs.
Costas Lapavitsas, professor of economics at SOAS, tells CNBC that the crisis in Cyprus was created by the Troika policies and the Greek crisis, not the Cypriots.
Ivan Tchakarov, chief economist at Renaissance Capital, tells CNBC that the Cyprus crisis presents an opportunity for Vladimir Putin to take the moral high ground and become the 'savior of Europe'.
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.