Jim Coleman, head of economics at BuroHappold Engineering, and Stephen King, chief global economist at HSBC, discuss whether China's special economic zones are a benefit to the economy.» Read More
Ben Noteboom, CEO of Randstad, says there is modest wage inflation but it remains low across the world.
Jacob Frankel, chairman of JPMorgan Chase International, says the private sector must pick up the slack in the global economy and is key to sustaining economic growth.
Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says the dollar is weakening against other major currencies such as the yen and euro.
Alexandre de Juniac, chairman and CEO of Air France-KLM, says the company has faced "difficult business conditions" but the company is back in the black.
Samer Halawi, CEO of Thuraya, discusses the growth of satellite communication and the company's innovation in that space.
David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, says the so-called "Fragile Five" economies have adjusted and are improving.
Gavin Oldham, executive chairman of Share Centre, discusses growth in U.K. companies and their prospects.
Kevin Doran, senior fund manager at Brown Shipley, and David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, discuss the global economic outlook and the chance the U.S., U.K. and Japan could default on their debt.
European stocks opened lower on Wednesday with both the Bank of England and the U.S. Federal Reserve set to release minutes from their recent meetings later in the session.
Elaine Coverley, head of equity research at Brewin Dolphin, says companies are taking advantage of the uncertain regulation in the e-cigarette sector by advertising.
Nancy McKinstry, CEO of Wolters Kluwer, says the company is making "real headway" in the digital space.
Patrick Jany, CFO of Clariant, says the company has been affected by currency headwinds and is increasing prices, particularly in the emerging markets, to offset the negative effects.
Anthony O'Brien, European rates strategist at Morgan Stanley, says the U.K.'s forward guidance is a "sham" and an interest rate hike could come before the end of the year.
Adam Cole, head of currency strategy at RBC, says not to expect any surprises from the U.S. Federal Reserve minutes as chairwoman Janet Yellen has been clear in her communication.
NBC's Jim Maceda describes the latest situation in Ukraine where at least 18 people died during violent clashes between security forces and civilians.
Dennis Gartman, publisher of The Gartman Letter, says that the recent string of M&A deals show that U.S. corporates are "flushed with cash".
Daniel Pinto, CEO and founding partner of Stanhope Capital, says the West has suffered from "anemic" economic growth because we have "killed our entrepreneurs".
Anita Nemes, global head of capital introduction at Deutsche Bank, says hedge funds have made an "amazing comeback" as the industry expands its assets under management.
Richard Lewis, head of global equities at Fidelity, says many of the conditions such as low interest rates and quantitative easing that drove the equity bull rally in 2013, are still present this year and will help stocks rally.
European stocks opened slightly higher on Monday with a lack of direction from the U.S. and Asian markets leaving investors little encouragement to continue Monday's buying.
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.