National Front, the French far-right party, took out a 9 million euro ($11.2 million) loan from a Russian-owned bank backed by the Kremlin.» Read More
Brady Dougan, CEO of Credit Suisse, says there has been an impact on the company's earnings from litigation costs after the bank reported a loss of 700 million Swiss francs ($779 million) in the second quarter.
Ramez Merhi, director of asset management at Al Masah Capital, discusses why the Dubai stock market has been shaken by the plunge in Arabtec shares.
Hartmut Issel, head of APAC equity, credit and macro CIO at UBS, discusses what the result of the Indonesia election could mean for investors.
Jean-Paul Clozel, CEO of Actelion, says its new drug Opsumit will be a strong driver of growth for the company.
CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports on how tougher sanctions on Russia could affect U.K. businesses.
Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Antanas Linkevicius, says an arms embargo on Russia is "logical".
John Westwood, chairman of Douglas Westwood, says that a big drop in the oil price would be a "killer" for Russia as it relies heavily on revenues from oil and gas exports.
Slim Feriani, executive chairman at Advance Emerging Capital Limited, says sanctions will not help to change investors' perceptions of the Russian market.
Philippe Pegorier, chairman of the Association of European Businesses, says EU sanctions against Russia will end up hurting companies in the 28-nation bloc.
Guy Foster, group head of research at Brewin Dolphin, says Tesco investors should be "fearful" after the company announced a new CEO and a profit warning.
European shares were slightly lower in morning trade on Monday as sentiment remained subdued due to the ongoing tensions in Gaza and Ukraine.
Dubai's stock market plunged on Monday dragged down by construction company Arabtec. CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses the implications for the market.
Nadim Shehadi, associate fellow on the Middle East and North Africa Program at Chatham House, said Qatar or Turkey could be key as mediators able to bring a ceasefire between Israel and Palestine.
Sweden's Minister of Foreign Affairs Carl Bildt, claims that Russia supplied the missile system that was allegedly used to shoot down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.
Joseph Dayan, U.K. managing director at BCS, says only tougher sanctions from the European Union will "budge" Russian markets.
Paul Donovan, global economist at UBS, says a change in the behavior of consumers has "wrong-footed" supermarkets.
Diana Buttu, former legal advisor to the Palestine Liberation Organization, says that that the "brutal" Israeli blockade of Gaza needs to be lifted for the conflict to de-escalate.
Global leaders have put pressure on France to scrap a deal to sell two warships to Russia, after pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine were accused of shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on China's response to the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash as it urges countries not to jump to conclusions over who was responsible for the tragedy.
Chris Weafer, senior partner at Macro-Advisory, says that Russian President Vladimir Putin needs to allow open access to the crash site of flight MH17 or he risks stronger sanctions.
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.