European stocks opened slightly lower on Friday, continuing a move lower after investors were left disappointed with the European Central Bank (ECB) holding back on any further stimulus measures on Thursday.» Read More
Alan Capper, head of credit strategy at Lloyds Banking Group, says that forward guidance by central banks is the first step towards stabilizing the economy.
Danat Abdrakhmanov, portfolio manager at Eaton Vance, says rallies in southern periphery bonds are unsustainable and there are opportunities on the short side.
Thanos Papasavvas, fixed income and currencies strategist at Investec Asset Management, says that the outlook on Europe is positive.
Geoff Andrews, senior lecturer in politics at The Open University, says that Silvio Berlusconi's climbdown was a victory for Italian prime minister Enrico Letta, but it is not the end of Berlusconi.
Francesca Fillia, CEO of Fasanara Capital, explains why the market was complacent over the risk posed by Italian elections.
Sabrina Callin, head of active equity strategies product management at PIMCO, discusses three new equity funds in Europe launched by the company.
Francesca Fillia, CEO of Fasanara Capital, says that the market is positive for the wrong reasons and will see "Japan style" volatility.
European shares opened higher on Thursday despite the budget battle in Washington continuing without a resolution in sight.
James Steel, chief commodities analyst at HSBC, discusses the effect of the U.S. government shutdown on the gold market.
After making a dramatic U-turn to support Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta, analysts are asking what's left for Silvio Berlusconi.
Chris Wyllie, chief investment officer at Iveagh, says that a shutdown will not have a big impact on the economy, but a debt default will cause significant damage.
Chuka Umunna, shadow secretary of state for business, innovation and skills for the Labor Party, says the party's planned increase in corporation tax is not against big business.
Peter Chatwell, interest rate strategist at Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, says that the market has not priced in a significant risk of default.
Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, discusses whether Obama should be creating volatility in the markets to force Republicans into a deal.
France's parliament passed a law on Tuesday imposing tough penalties on companies that shut down operations deemed economically viable, as President Francois Hollande struggles to save jobs in a declining industrial sector.
Francois Mallet, global head of strategic cooperation at Kepler Cheuvreux, says that inflation is at a low level and the European Central Bank should be concerned with job creation and boosting economic activity.
Bob Kunze-Concewitz, CEO of Campari, discusses the brand's growth among the tough economic conditions in Italy.
Alexander Medvedev, deputy chairman of Gazprom, discusses the company's performance and what shale gas means for the industry.
European shares opened lower on Wednesday as the impasse over the U.S. spending bill continues.
Alexey Kornya, CFO of MTS, says that the company is focusing on cheap smartphones as high end smartphones like Apple's iPhone's are not in high demand because they are too expensive.
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.