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Frank Holmes, CEO and chief investment officer at U.S. Global Investors, discusses why gold could get a boost this year.
There are still attractive valuations in global stock markets, according to Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller.
Russia’s plans to bolster lending to the real economy and create a “bad bank” echo some of the post-credit crisis actions of Western governments.
The head of Nordea bank, which hiked its dividend Wednesday on the back of solid earnings, said the Nordic lender had nothing to fear from Russia.
Michael Buhl, CEO of CEE Exchange, discusses the impact of Russian sanctions and the move by the Swiss National Bank to end the Swiss franc's euro peg on his business.
Friedrich Heinemann, head of department for public finance at ZEW, says Europe is prepared for the "worst case" of a Greek default.
Pierre Yves Gauthier, founding partner at AlphaValue, says European Central Bank quantitative easing and the low oil price will boost the outlook for European earnings.
Christian Clausen, CEO of Nordea, says the company has a "sound" business in Russia but is reducing its exposure to the country.
Christian Clausen, CEO of Nordea, discusses the moves in the Nordic currencies and what impact it might have on the lender.
European markets opened higher on Wednesday, brushing off concerns ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's first policy meeting of 2015.
Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, says copper has a "structurally good story."
Nick James, director of equity research at Numis Securities, says Apple has compelling products, after it reported blowout earnings on Tuesday.
Larry Hatheway, chief economist at UBS Investment Bank, says the oil price could move lower and will take around two years before it rises by $25.
Alexis Burris, reporter at Insurance Day, says the damage from the blizzard in the North East of the U.S. will be less than the polar vortex last year.
Apostolos Bantis, credit analyst at Commerzbank, says S&P's downgrade of Russia does not have systemic risks for the country's bonds.
Former ambassador to Moscow tells CNBC that the Russian president needs a miracle to turn his country's fortunes around.
The U.K.'s economic growth slowed more than expected in the fourth quarter of 2014, as the euro zone's troubles weigh.
Andrew Sentance, senior economic advisor at PWC, says the Bank of England should have raised interest rates by now.
Philippe Legrain, former economic advisor to the President of the European Commission, says Greece's debt is unsustainable and the country needs a haircut.
Tom Stevenson, investment director at Fidetlity Worldwide Investment, says quantitative easing by the European Central Bank was a "gamechanger" for equities.
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.