Russia's MICEX Index rallied 2 percent in morning trade, despite news of the toughest sanctions against the country since the end of the Cold War.» Read More
Guy de Blonay, fund manager at Jupiter Asset Management, says Barclays' investment bank is "resilient" and litigation costs are masking the bank's good performance.
John Carter, CEO of Travis Perkins, says the fundamentals of the U.K. housing market are strong.
Ashok Shah, investment director at London and Capital, says weaker sterling will improve earnings and drive the FTSE 100 higher.
David Duffy, CEO of Allied Irish Banks, says the bank has a "strong" ability to lend and discusses how the TLTRO could help.
Nancy McKinstry, CEO of Wolters Kluwer, says the company will continue to restructure and push for European growth.
Who is ahead in the economic race? The CNBC Squawk Box Europe team look at the strengths and problems facing the economies of the U.K., U.S., and EU.
Nick Hirschey, professor at the London Business School, discusses possible problems at Barclays' dark pool.
Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, says Xi Jinping is not interested in political reform despite going on an anti-corruption drive.
Alex Depledge, co-founder of Hassle.com, discusses how her online cleaning service is aiming to expand globally.
Peter Hutton, energy analyst at RBC Capital Markets, says BP will feel the "heat" with further sanctions on Russia, but there will be little impact operationally.
Nick Nelson, head of global equity strategy at UBS, says European companies will see an improving top line which will improve margins.
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.
Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, says the company will have to "respect" any sanctions imposed on Russia but the Swiss bank is "committed" to the country's clients.
Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, says the 1.1 billion euro guarantee payment demanded by French authorities in relation to allegations of money-laundering isn't justified.
Edmund Salvesen, banks analyst at Brewin Dolphin, says investors in European banks need to weigh up the risks of an "endless bag" of litigation costs.
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.
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.