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European equities opened lower on Monday as Asia extended the global market sell-off that weighed on the U.S. and emerging markets on Friday.
Gavin Rankin, head of managed investments at Citi Private Bank, says this year will see investors be more selective about the stocks they own.
Kasim Alfalahi, chief intellectual property officer at Ericsson, says that the resolution of the patent dispute between Samsung and Ericsson is good for the technology industry.
Peter Damesick, chief economist for EMEA at CB Richard Ellis (CBRE), says a positive growth outlook for the euro zone is driving the improving real estate sales.
Ericsson and Samsung Electronics Co have reached a deal to end all patent-related legal disputes.
Lawrence Ho, CEO of Melco Crown Entertainment and James Packer, Chairman of Crown Resorts, say they are under no pressure to rush the opening of the 'City of Dreams' resort in Manila.
Abhishek Deshpande, oil and gas analyst at Natixis, says Iranian oil will not be ready to come back to the market by the end of the year.
Nick Xanders, head of European equity strategy at BTIG, says the U.K.'s opposition Labour Party is trying to reinvent themselves with the 50 percent tax rate ahead of a general election in 2015.
Jean Medecin, investment committee member at Carmignac Gestion, says Europe is "out of the woods" but he is "far from complacent" on the growth story.
Jonathan Wood, associate director at Control Risks, says it is unlikely that there will be any external intervention in Ukraine, despite the European Union suggesting it could act.
Egypt will hold presidential elections before parliamentary polls. CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din explains the significance.
Michael Sneyd, FX analyst at BNP Paribas, says the moves in emerging market currencies stem from concerns over whether China can handle a slowdown in its economy.
Members of CNBC's panel on the future of monetary policy discuss what they see as the biggest risks facing the global economy in 2014.
U.K. finance minister George Osborne says he "completely rejects" that forward guidance is a failure, as the Bank of England nears its 7 percent unemployment threshold to consider hiking interest rates.
Larry Summers said was is in agreement with U.K. finance minister George Osborne on stimulating investment, but conceded that he had not always been a fan of Britain's austerity policy.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda, says the U.S. Federal Reserve has dealt with the normalization of monetary policy well, but it is "premature" to discuss this in Japan.
Alexandre Tombini, governor of the Central Bank of Brazil, says that tapering will be positive for the South American country.
Vijay Chandok, president of ICICI, discusses the Indian economy, saying the consumer is king in India.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, says he remains positive on emerging markets and does not see a slowdown in those countries.
Sir Christopher Pissarides, professor of economics and 2010 Economics Nobel Prize laureate, says central banks need to be more "vague" on their forward guidance.
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.