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Alex Wynaendts, CEO of Dutch insurer, Aegon, talks to CNBC about losses on hedges that caused a 61 percent drop in first quarter net profit.
Joep Van Beurden, CEO of CSR, tells CNBC that they are pleased with the growth of their core business which has driven underlying profitability.
Guy Berruyer, CEO of business software maker Sage, tells CNBC that France is not faring so well and the US and UK are better environments for business.
John Rogers, CFO of Sainsburys, tells CNBC that they see a tremendous opportunity to grow Sainsbury¿s banking product which leads to more spending in the stores.
Kasper Rorsted, CEO of Henkel, tells CNBC that it is a very challenging environment with Asia, Middle East and Latin America being the strong points.
Jacques Cailloux, chief European economist at Nomura, tells CNBC that Europe is not stabilizing and things are getting worse from an economic standpoint.
Squawk Box anchors debate Nouriel Roubini's change of sentiment on the markets.
Madhur Jha, global economist at HSBC, tells CNBC that they are expecting Chinese growth to be much better than in Q1 and continue to improve over the course of the year.
Anastasios Economou, founder of iGroup and YPO (Young Presidents' Organization) member, tells CNBC the Cyprus crisis has led to CEO confidence in the core European countries hitting its lowest level, as indicated by the YPO Global Pulse.
Mark Haefele, head of investment at UBS Wealth Management, tells CNBC that despite a pause, central bank liquidity means the market can go higher in the back half of the year.
Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open, where stocks have come in higher.
Steve Sedgwick and Geoff Cutmore discuss whether it is foolish to regulate Bitcoin and whether it will become a medium of exchange.
Ashley Heppenstall, CEO of Lundin, tells CNBC that growth lies with their ability to find more oil and they announced another discovery in the North Sea.
Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Experts, tells CNBC that there is a decent cap underflow to oil prices at the moment and it should stay steady.
Torkell Eide, portfolio manager at Skagen Funds, tells CNBC you should always look at the companies, not what the Macro economists forecast as developed markets have beat emerging.
Yogi Dewan, founder of Hassium Asset Management, tells CNBC that Paul Walsh would be a tough act to follow at Diageo and he would air on the side of caution.
Severin Cabannes, deputy CEO of Societe Generale, tells CNBC the bank has planned 600-700 job cuts in the headquarters in Paris.
Padhraic Garvey, head of developed market rates at ING Wholesale Banking, tells CNBC it has been a fantastic couple of weeks for the periphery with very strong returns.
Simon Harris, managing director of Insurance at Moody's, tells CNBC that there is a stable outlook for the UK insurance industry due to three factors.
Severin Cabannes, deputy CEO of Societe Generale, tells CNBC the bank decided to launch a global cost saving plan which will save 1.45 billion euros by the end of 2015.
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.