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CNBC's Geoff Cutmore takes a look through the biggest moves on the S&P 500 through November and December and where the market may be heading.
Manik Narain, head of EMEA foreign exchange and fixed income strategy at UBS, and Paul Gambles, managing partner at MBMG Group, discuss whether the Russian ruble is attractive after the country's central bank took action to stem the currency's decline.
As Airbus delivers the first A350 to Qatar Airways, CEO Fabrice Bregier, says it is a "historic" day for the company, adding that competition with Boeing is "fierce".
Fabrice Bregier, CEO of Airbus, says the French company will be number one in terms of aircraft deliveries beating its rival Boeing.
Fabrice Bregier, CEO of Airbus, says the A380 is a "fantastic" aircraft and the company will continue to support it.
European shares opened higher on Monday with sentiment boosted by a rebound in the price of oil and the Russian ruble.
John Haynes, head of research at Investec Wealth and Investment, explains why the euro may strengthen against the dollar in 2015 and warns many investors are not positioned for it.
Paul Gambles, managing partner at MBMG Group, says the Micex looks cheap after falling dramatically this year and could be a good investment.
Brian Coulton, global emerging market strategist at Legal and General Investment Management, says mistakes made by Russia's central bank, combined with sanctions, will fuel a major contraction for the country in 2015.
Brian Coulton, global emerging market strategist at Legal and General Investment Management, says China's economy will inevitably slow down but will not crash.
Carlo Gallo, director at Enquirisk, says Russia economic situation is likely to deteriorate further as the oil price remains low and the sanctions bite.
Carlo Gallo, director at Enquirisk, says the low oil price is likely to lead to a cut back on public spending in Russia fueling "resentment" by the population against the government.
Fredrik Nerbrand, head of global asset allocation at HSBC, says there are structural problems across many economies meaning the normalization of bond yields at 3 percent is a "pipedream".
Alex Tew, founder and CEO of Calm, discusses his app and website which helps busy people meditate in bitesize chunks.
Claire Madden, partner at Connection Capital, says small- and- medium-sized enterprises are the "lifeblood" of the U.K. economy.
Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbones, explains why it makes more sense for the European Central Bank to buy corporate debt rather than sovereign bonds.
Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbones, discusses the divergence in the global economy and what it means for fixed income yields.
European shares followed the rally in Asian and U.S. equities with a higher open on Friday.
Ken Courtis, chairman of Starfort Holdings, says Russian companies are being choked off from funding and Chinese banks will not be able to step in and provide the money needed.
Darren Hayward, head of employment at Nockolds, says there will be a surge in High Court claims because of disappointing Christmas bonuses.
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.