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Anastasios Economou, founder of iGroup, says that even at $80 a barrel, oil will still be a boost for the European economy.
Francesco Castelli, CIO of Method Investments and Advisory, says if Greece gets some debt relief, it could push Spain to ask for more leniency.
Pelham Smithers, managing director at Pelham Smithers Associates, says Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai has hit a "home run" after the Japanese corporation reported improved earnings.
U.S. President Barack Obama's $4-trillion budget proposals are dividing opinion, with some questioning whether businesses can stomach reforms.
Paul Donovan, senior global economist at UBS, discusses the political risk in the U.K. with the 2015 general election and potential referendum on European Union membership.
Jason Gammel, equities analyst at Jefferies, says the oil price could still fall after seeing a brief pick-up.
Simon Maughan, head of research at OTAS Technologies, discusses the health of the European banking sector.
Jonathan Bell, chief investment officer at Stanhope Capital, says European Central Bank quantitative easing could boost confidence in the euro zone.
European equities opened higher after Greece's finance minister unveiled a new debt deal that avoids the need for a haircut, an unpopular concept in Germany.
Chris Wheaton, portfolio manager at Allianz Global Investors, says the market should focus on what BP will do to respond to low oil prices.
Tom Albanese, CEO of Vedanta Resources, says the revival of the Indian economy will boost demand for copper.
Paul Donovan, senior global economist at UBS, says Obama's budget plans set out the priorities for the Democrats' election campaign for the 2016 election.
Michael Wolf, CEO of Swedbank, says that high capital demands have had a positive effect on the Swedish banking system but the rules are starting to look "invalid".
Peter Schaffrik, head of U.K. and European rates at RBC, discusses what the debt restructuring plans put forward by Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis means for the country.
Peter Schaffrik, head of U.K. and European rates at RBC, says the country's economy is "ticking along" at a good pace and this could lead to an interest rate rise before the end of the year.
Dennis Gartman, editor of The Gartman Letter, says U.S. President Barack Obama's plans to tax American companies' cash piles held overseas is "not a bad" proposal.
Greece's new left-wing government has begun a charm offensive across Europe but failed to convince the U.K.
Matthew Turner, precious metals analyst at Macquarie Securities, says he is bearish on the gold price, which he thinks will fall below $1,200.
European equities opened higher on Monday as investors watch Greece's attempts to negotiate a new debt deal with its European partners.
Nick Nelson, head of global equity strategy at UBS, and Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, discuss why they are invested in European stocks, and argue that it is not a consensus trade.
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.