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Steve Killelea, chairman and CEO of Institute for Economics, tells CNBC that homicide rates have gone up quite remarkably over the last twelve months.
Mario Draghi, the head of the European Central Bank is on a mission to charm the Germans. Speaking to ZDF television he defended his bond buying plan ahead of a hearing by Germany's constitutional court.
Deepak Kuntawala, founder of DVK, tells CNBC that demand from China and the Middle East for South African commodities is increasing.
Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open where stocks have come in lower.
Alan Higgins, chief investment officer at Coutts, tells CNBC that people should put some money into the market while it's going through a correction.
NBC's Keir Simmons reports from South Africa on the condition of former president Nelson Mandela, who was hospitalised for a lung infection.
Stephen Cohen, head of investment strategy and insight at EMEA, tells CNBC that there is a risk that the industry will evolve into areas that don't meet the core characteristics of an ETF.
Peter Hutton, energy analyst at RBC Capital Markets, tells CNBC that the oil price is trading within a fairly narrow range as a result of a union of vested interests.
Patrick Armstrong, managing partner at Armstrong Investment Managers, tells CNBC that they continue to add equity risk despite the valuations becoming a bit more level with bonds.
Costas Lapavitsas, professor of economics at SOAS, tells CNBC that no matter what politicians are saying Greek debt is unsustainable and French president Francois Hollande needs to think again.
Despite record unemployment in the continent, anemic growth at best and a manufacturing sector in contraction territory, French President Francois Hollande said the euro zone crisis is over.
Barney Singer, head of emerging markets FX trading at Nomura, tells CNBC that the data out of Japan is important but the tone for the Japanese Yen will be set by the Bank of Japan.
A former technical worker for the CIA is revealed as the source of a series of leaks about US phone and internet surveillance.
Squawk Box Europe anchors discuss a statement by the French president, Francois Hollande, that the euro zone crisis is over.
Lance Uggla, chief executive at Markit, explains why his company is E&Y's 2013 U.K entrepreneur of the year and talks about Markit's upcoming trader chat platform.
Mark Mobius, executive chairman at Templeton Emerging Markets Group, explains why he is "quite active" in Eastern Europe and why frontier markets such as Romania offer real value.
European shares opened higher on Friday, ahead of monthly U.S. jobs data which could indicate whether the Federal Reserve could taper its monthly $85 billion asset purchasing program.
Louis Gargour, CEO and CIO of LNG Capital, advises being long on risk and explains why the trading premium on peripheral SMEs is justified.
Mark Weinberger, CEO of Ernst & Young, discusses the importance of entrepreneurship for jobs creation and central bank policies in the U.S. and Japan.
Ric Deverell, managing director and global head of FX, commodities and Asian strategy at Credit Suisse, says that a Fed tapering is "ultimately a positive thing" even though it will add short-term volatility in bonds and currencies.
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.