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Susan Mayou, consultant dermatologist at Cadogan Cosmetics, discusses the rise of 'Bro-tox' - botox for men.
Garry Clark, head of policy and research at Scottish Chamber of Commerce, says Scottish businesses "want answers" on what independence could mean for taxation.
Malcolm Graham-Wood, oil and gas adviser at Hydrocarbon Capital, says the new Shell CEO Ben van Beurden is "getting to grips" with running the company.
Alan Miller, founding partner and CIO of SCM Private, says he is buying emerging market debt because it has higher yields, shorter duration and is investment grade.
European shares opened lower on Wednesday as concerns over central bank policy are set to outweigh any bullishness on the current earnings season.
Lars Machenil, CFO of BNP Paribas, says the litigation charges from the U.S. regulators that the bank is facing will exceed the provisions put aside to deal with the costs.
Lars Machenil, CFO of BNP Paribas, says the company has set aside a 100 million euro provision for "uncertainty" in Eastern Europe.
Joep van Beurden, CEO of CSR, says the "Internet of Things" is the most "exciting" area that the company is focusing on.
Chic Brodie, South Scotland MSP for the Scottish National Party, says Scotland still can tap £1.3 trillion ($2.2 trillion) of North Sea oil revenues.
Alan Capper, head of credit strategy at Lloyds Banking Group, and Alan Miller, founding partner and CIO of SCM Private, discuss the improved Spanish GDP data and the European bond market.
Jacques van den Broek, CEO of Randstad, says the French market is still "sluggish" but the U.S. has returned to being a growth market for the company.
Thanos Papasavvas, fixed income and currencies strategist at Investec Asset Management, says a flaring up of geopolitical tension could spark an increase in volatility in the currency market.
CNBC's U.K business editor Helia Ebrahimi, reports on what is at stake for businesses and politics in the Scottish independence referendum.
Lars Machenil, CFO of BNP Paribas, says the company posted "solid" results which "bodes well" for future development.
Dirk Becker, deputy head of German research at Kepler Cheuvreux, says the litigation costs for Deutsche Bank are priced in to the stock.
Win Bischoff, former chairman of Lloyds Bank, says there will always be concern from governments when a big national company is the subject if a takeover bid.
Shaun Port, CIO of Nutmeg, says BP delivered strong results and is a good stock for retail investors.
Gautam Batra, investment strategist at Signia Wealth, says there is the possibility of a "post-spring weakness" in the U.S. economy.
European shares opened higher on Tuesday as merger and acquisition activity continues to buoy sentiment ahead of a policy meeting by the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Sue Noffke, U.K. equities fund manager at Schroders, says Pfizer wants AstraZeneca's oncology drugs pipeline which looks promising.
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.