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Karen Olney, head of European thematic strategy at UBS, and Roger Nightingale, strategist at RDN Associates, discuss whether markets are returning to fundamentals.
Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, says he is worried about the "unintended consequences" of the U.S. Federal Reserve's quantitative easing program.
Sam Hill, senior U.K. economist at RBC Capital Markets, discusses what to expect from the Bank of England's policy announcement on Thursday.
Ukraine's opposition leader and likely presidential candidate, Vitali Klitschko, says Russian President Vladimir Putin is "worried" about the events unfolding in Ukraine.
CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports on the secret recordings of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy made by a close aide and the outrage caused in his right opposition party.
European corporates give their thoughts on what to expect from the European Central Bank's policy decision on Thursday.
Thorsten Polleit, chief economist at Degussa Goldhandel GmbH, says the euro financial system is still "vulnerable" and further easing from the European Central Bank would do "great damage" to the economy.
Peter Rosenstreich, chief FX analyst at Swissquote Bank, says a lack of action by the European Central Bank on Thursday will see the euro continue to rally.
The phrase “Russian oligarch” has become a cliché – but Ukraine’s billionaires have been shoved into the spotlight in their country’s recent turmoil.
Diego Moya-Ocampos, senior Latin America analyst at IHS, discusses the on-going protests in Venezuela and says that they are still not strong enough to destabilize the government.
Summly's $30 million price tag was the right one says Nick D'Aloisio, creator of Summly and product manager at Yahoo, adding that he's not jealous of the $19 billion Facebook paid for WhatsApp.
The Russian missile launch was a regular exercise and not related to the situation in Ukraine reports NBC's Jim Maceda from Moscow.
Nick D'Aloisio, creator of Summly and product manager at Yahoo, comments on the launch of Yahoo News Digest, based on the Summly app he developed and sold to the giant.
European stocks opened slightly lower on Wednesday after seeing stellar gains in the previous session as tensions in Ukraine appeared to have temporarily eased.
Ian Harnett, European strategist at Absolute Strategy Research, explains that while he's downgraded European stocks to neutral relative to Japan and emerging markets, there is still significant upside to be had this year.
David Dalton, eastern Europe editor at Economist Intelligence Unit and Samuel Greene, founding director of the Russia Institute at King's College London, discuss potential solutions to the Ukraine crisis.
Neil Dwane, CIO for Equities for Europe at Allianz Global Investors, says investors should look at equities more positively and argues there is more value to be found in Europe than in the U.S.
Peter Chatwell, interest rate strategist at Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, discusses European bonds and the disconnect between Treasurys and the dollar.
Dimitry Sologoub, chief economist at Raiffensen Bank Ukraine, comments on the situation in Crimea, Ukraine, and what the main obstacles to a deal with the IMF are.
Ulrich Leuchtmann, head of foreign exchange research at Commerzbank, discusses the rouble on the back of Putin's speech on Tuesday and says that the recent "nasty performance" has come to an end.
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.