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Cullen Thompson, co-founder and CIO at Bienville Capital Management, tells CNBC Squawk Box Europe anchor Geoff Cutmore there is plenty more upside to go for the Japanese equity market, at the 2013 YPO Global Leadership Summit.
Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, tells CNBC, that the European banker bonus caps are a sign of the times.
Selina Lo, CEO of Wifi specialist, Ruckus Wireless, tells CNBC that their unique technology, protected by patents, has given them an advantage in the Wifi market for the last eight years.
Karen Cho takes you through the European market open, where stocks have come in lower due to the US sequester.
CNBC breaks down the US spending cuts known as the sequester.
David Levin, CEO of UBM, tells CNBC that they have reshaped their business to focus on events.
Roberto D'Alimonte, professor of government at Luiss Guido Carli, tells CNBC that the situation in Italy is a big mess and the most likely outcome is a Bersani minority government.
Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, tells CNBC that ironically confidence is at a pretty high level, high levels of cash, unleveraged balance sheets and improving profits.
Beat Wittmann, CEO at Dynapartners, tells CNBC that he believes 2013-14 will be very positive for equities due to global easing, improvement in the global business cycle and internal market dynamics.
Julian Roberts, CEO at Old Mutual, tells CNBC that there profits are up eighteen percent and after restructuring their cash dividend is up 20 percent.
Activists in Egypt have been using the latest dance craze to express their anger with the Muslim Brotherhood.
The man hoping to become Germany's next chancellor has been snubbed by the Italian president after calling Silvio Berlusconi and Beppe Grillo 'two clowns'.
Myles Lee, CEO of CRH, tells CNBC that property prices in Ireland do seem to be finding their bottom, but a lot of caution is needed.
Carolin Roth takes you through the European market open, where stocks have come in higher after a very strong session in the United States.
Simon Maughan, financials sector strategist at Olivetree Financial, tells CNBC that the RBS valuation indicates that the bank is not expected to generate high returns for a long period of time.
Gary McGann, CEO of Smurfit Kappa, tells CNBC that although austerity is necessary in Europe, people can't deal with it forever without any vision or hope.
Paul Geddes, CEO of Direct Line, tells CNBC that as a business they are very much pro change and confident they will overcome storm clouds ahead.
Andreas Treichl, CEO of Erste Group, tells CNBC the situation in central and Eastern Europe is slightly improving but not by much.
Erik Nielsen, global chief economist at UniCredit, tells CNBC that the chances are that there will be a new election in Italy after a change in the electoral law.
Erdem Basci, central bank governor of Turkey, tells CNBC that the biggest obstacle to growth in Turkey is high and volatile inflation
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.