European shares opened higher on Tuesday, after a fairly directionless start to the trading week, with investors reacting to fresh sanctions against Russia and looking ahead to the Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision on Wednesday.» Read More
David Baxby, CEO of Globalblue, explains how his company's partnership with Alipay attempts to tap business from Chinese shoppers traveling to Europe.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on the latest developments in the Israel-Gaza conflict after the latest ceasefire failed and fighting resumed.
Dan Scott, vice president of investment strategy and research at Credit Suisse, says there is a need for consolidation in the European telecoms sector.
Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, says the Swiss bank's business model is working in "tough market conditions" as it posted a second-quarter net profit of 792 million Swiss francs ($875 million).
Doyin Okupe, senior special assistant on public affairs to Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, defends the government's attempts to tackle the problem of insurgency and says the "safe return" of the girls kidnapped by Boko Haram is key.
European shares opened higher on Monday with data from China helping sentiment although investors will continue to watch developments in Ukraine and Gaza.
Philippe Bodereau, global head of financial research at PIMCO, says the problems associated with Banco Espirito Santo do not threaten the financial stability of euro zone banks.
Is the U.K. population feeling the benefits of a recovery? CNBC Squawk Box Europe anchors and Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, debate the issue.
Chris Skinner, CEO of Balatro and director of the Financial Services Club, says bad banking culture has changed but there is still "a long way" to go.
Phillip Wale, CEO of Panmure Gordon, says company margins are still under pressure.
Alex Brummer, author of "Bad Banks: Greed, Incompetence and the Next Global Crisis", says the much-needed change of culture in the banking sector hasn't happened.
Alisa Lockwood, head of Europe/CIS country risk at IHS, says the EU is "not willing" to target Russian revenues from oil and gas.
Adam Myers, European head of FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, says the end of "artificial support" in the form of quantitative easing from the Fed, will push euro/dollar lower.
The uncertainty surrounding the geopolitical crisis centered on Ukraine is unlikely to go away any time soon.
Philippe Mellier, CEO of De Beers, says that the China bridal market and upcoming Diwali celebrations in India is going to drive diamond demand in the second half of the year.
Pierre-François Riolacci, CFO of Air France-KLM, says he is "confident" the airline's results will improve again in 2014.
European shares opened lower on Friday with investors focused on earnings news and economic data releases amid ongoing events in Gaza and Ukraine.
Alex Mees, equities analyst at JPMorgan Cazenove, discusses what are the best small and mid cap stock picks.
Brad Gordon, CEO of African Barrick Gold, says weaker gold demand has offset further price rises to the precious metal despite geopolitical tensions.
Otilia Dhand, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says the main effect of the sanctions on Russia will be to reduce investor confidence in the country.
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.