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Olly Wehring, managing editor at Just-Drinks, says the popularity of whisky in TV programs such as Mad Men is helping the spirit's fortunes.
Mark O'Bryne, executive director of Goldcore, says demand from India and China, as well as central bank buying, will boost the price of gold next year.
Adam Myers, head of European FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, discusses his top safe haven currency picks in 2015.
Former European Central Bank President, Jean-Claude Trichet, says Russia has learned "hard" lessons by the fall of the ruble, but he does not expect the currency to continue to free fall.
Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed "external factors" for its economic crisis Thursday, but failed to reassure investors.
Edwin Gutierrez, head of emerging market sovereign debt at Aberdeen Asset Management, says that despite weakness in the Mexican peso, there won't be a currency crisis in the South American nation.
Evgeny Fetisov, CFO of the Moscow Exchange, says investors are waiting for a stable economic environment in Russia but are interested in buying assets in the country.
Anthimos Thomopoulos, CEO of Piraeus Bank, says the lender's issues with non-performing loans are manageable.
Anthimos Thomopoulos, CEO of Piraeus Bank, says markets are overreacting to the political risk in Greece and the economic fundamentals are improving.
European shares bounced in morning trade on Thursday, with global sentiment boosted after the U.S. Federal Reserve said it had confidence in the economy.
James Butterfill, global equity strategist at Coutts, and Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, discuss the reasons behind why the European Central Bank will carry out quantitative easing.
Michele Della Vigna, head of European energy research at Goldman Sachs, says the fall in oil price and the shale revolution will dramatically change the energy industry.
Charles Robertson, global chief economist at Renaissance Capital, and Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, discuss how the rise of radical anti-austerity parties across the European Union highlights "political contagion" in the region.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on the European Union leaders summit where Greece is likely to be among one of the big talking points.
Charles Robertson, global chief economist at Renaissance Capital, and Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, discuss what to expect from Russian President Vladimir Putin's highly-anticipated year-end speech.
Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, says the company will see a "renaissance" of growth in 2014 and will focus on the integration of Sapient.
Michael Massourakis, chief economist at Alpha Bank, says Greece can manage its debt levels and the country does not deserve the negativity investors are giving it.
Kully Samra, managing director at Charles Schwab, says inflation in the U.S. will rise faster than expected despite downward pressure on energy prices.
Tightening sanctions on Russia will be on the top of the agenda for an EU leaders meeting on Thursday, CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports.
The ruble's volatility suggests that many traders and investors have been caught off guard by events in Russia.a.
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.