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Otto Dichtl, managing director at Stifel Nicolaus Europe, discusses the "noticeable fall" in Spanish yields and whether they're correlated to growth expectations.
Dominik Hangartner, associate professor at the London School of Economics, says the Swiss vote to set EU immigration quotas is "not good news" for the country's economy and relations with the region.
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, discusses the euro following the ECB's choice to leave rates unchanged on low inflation expectations.
Alastair Wilson, chief credit officer for Europe at Moody's, says the $50 billion spent on the winter Olympics by Russia will not provide a big boost to the country's economy.
Paul Gait, senior metals and mining research analyst at Sanford Bernstein, discusses the companies to watch in the metals and mining space.
European equities opened higher on Friday ahead of the closely-watched U.S. payrolls report for January, which could influence the U.S. Federal Reserve's tapering plans.
Benoit Anne, head of emerging market strategy at Societe Generale, says a good jobs number will trigger a selloff in emerging market currencies.
Peter Attard Montalto, emerging market economist at Nomura, says there is no crisis in the emerging markets.
Online appliances retailer AO hopes to raise £60 million ($98 million) in a London IPO.
Mike Butcher, editor at large at TechCrunch, says Twitter has relied on organic growth for expansion and is now looking to actively expand its user base.
Giles Keating, global head of private banking and wealth management research at Credit Suisse, says Germany has "sound policy" and is producing the goods the world wants.
Don Smith, rates strategist at ICAP, says a weakening "growth dynamic" in the euro zone could have a negative impact on bonds.
Helge Lund, CEO of Statoil, says the cut in investment is part of a long-term vision.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick explains how the weather could affect the U.S. jobs report.
Beat Siegenthaler, chief strategist at UBS, discusses European Central Bank president Mario Draghi's monetary policy stance after the bank decided to keep key interest rates on hold.
The CEOs of European companies tell CNBC about the biggest challenges facing their business.
Andreas Rees, chief German economist at Unicredit, discusses his predictions for what decisions the European Central Bank will make on Thursday.
Naresh Chouhan, European pharmaceutical equity research at Liberum Capital, says the development of new drugs means the pharmaceutical industry will see "significant growth" ahead.
European equities opened higher on Thursday ahead of a monetary policy decisions from the European Central Bank (ECB) and Bank of England (BoE).
Jochen Wermuth, founding partner and chief investment officer at Wermuth Asset Management GmbH, says it is a "complete waste of time" exploring new oil and gas reserves because environmentally, we "cannot afford" to burn it.
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.