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Gerry Fowler, global head of equity and derivative strategy at BNP Paribas, warns of a "massive imbalance" between demand and supply of assets due to central bank money printing.
Zachary Latif, managing director at TLG Capital Investments, discusses bonds and explains why he is "very bullish" on the emerging market space.
Beppe Grillo, leader of the protest movement in Italy, explains why the Five Star Movement did not strike a coalition deal with the center-left and refutes any rumors of growing defiance amongst his MPs.
Ahead of the Eurovision contest on Saturday, CNBC asks viewers for their suggestions of songs that best reflect the state of the region's economy.
Kit Juckes, global head of FX strategy at Societe Generale, discusses the rise of protest parties in Europe and especially UKIP in Britain.
Beppe Grillo, leader of the protest movement in Italy, describes Berlusconi as a "hologram", and says his party is the "real challenge" to the former prime minister.
David Beckham is retiring from soccer after the season, ending a career in which he become a global superstar since starting his career at Manchester United.
France's fall back into recession is likely to pile more pressure on the country's finance ministry, at a time when infighting has already led one senior politician to fuel rumors that Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici could be replaced.
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras headed to China on Wednesday, amid hopes that the world's second largest economy can revive one of the euro zone's most debt laden countries.
Costas Michalos, president of the Athens Chamber of Commerce, comments on bilateral talks between Greece and China and why China is interested in investing in the country
Brian Sullivan, CEO of CTPartners, asks whether the roles of CEO and board member should be split and highlights the importance of having female board members.
Andrew Tinkler, CEO of Stobart Group, discusses the on-going restructuring program and says the next two years will be about "delivering value" from the assets that have been invested in.
Andy Brough, fund manager at Schroders, discusses the "massive rerating" in the stock market and advises being cautious as it remains a "risk on environment".
Alastair McCaig, senior trader at IG, believes investors are going to "stick" to equities due to a "lack of options", but warns that it will be difficult for some companies to maintain their growth stories.
U.K. business experts told CNBC what a U.K. exit from the EU - its biggest trading partner - would mean for the country's businesses and economy.
Squawk Box Europe anchors and Andy Brough, fund manager at Schroders, banter over technical analysts' "Death Cross" term and discuss its potential implications.
Steve Holliday, CEO of National Grid, talks through quarterly earnings, the company's strategy, the dividend raise and explains why the U.K. and E.U. need "interconnection" on energy policies.
Pierre Wauthier, CFO of Zurich Insurance, discusses quarterly results and highlights the company's strong diversification as U.S., LatAm and Asia-Pacific "more than offset" weakness in Europe.
Chris Dedicoat, president of Cisco EMEA, says all global segments returned to order growth in the first quarter and explains why it remains invested in Southern Europe despite persisting challenges.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, warns that a risk-off phase is about to start, prompting a 10% decline in European stocks as well as a fall in EUR/USD and governments' bond yields.
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.