Brady Dougan, CEO of Credit Suisse, one of the underwriters for the Alibaba IPO, said the flotation was a "landmark transaction".» Read More
Sandrine Dixson-Declève, director of the Prince of Wales EU Corporate Leaders Group on Climate Change, a business leaders group, says tougher climate rules will help jobs and growth in the 28-nation bloc.
Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systemes, says biotechnology and energy could be big growth drivers for the company in the future.
Eivind Kallevik, CFO of Norsk Hydro, says the U.S. and China continue to be strong for the company.
Alexei Kudrin, former finance minister of Russia, says "painful steps" are needed to "cure" the country's economy.
The European Parliament has approved the new European Commission. CNBC's Annette Weisbach looks at the challenges ahead for the lawmakers.
Youssef Squali, global head of equity research in the internet and media group at Cantor Fitzgerald says Yahoo earnings were better than feared, but investors should not wait for a dividend.
Alex Gunz, fund manager at Heptagon Capital tells CNBC why Universal Health Care and WH Smith are his top picks.
Lothar Mentel, chief investment officer at Tatton Investment, says after the recent market volatility, investors are looking at fundamentals which will push markets higher.
Euripides Evriviades, Cypriot High Commissioner to the UK, says Turkey is "violating international law" in its gas dispute with Cyprus.
Vernon Hill, chairman of Metro Bank, says the British banking system has been operated like a "cartel" and his bank is challenging that.
European shares opened higher on Wednesday following a report that the European Central Bank (ECB) could begin corporate bond purchases.
Richard Titherington, CIO of emerging market equities at JPMorgan Asset Management, and Stephane Deo, global head of asset allocation at UBS, say there are pockets of value in emerging market assets.
Stephane Deo, global head of asset allocation at UBS, says European banks have an "adequate" level of capital but not all banks will pass the stress tests.
Christian Clausen, CEO of Nordea, says the economic situation in the Nordic countries and Europe is "uncertain".
Michael Tiedemann, CIO of Tiedemann Wealth Management, says there is more market volatility to come as the Federal Reserve's tapering comes to an end.
Tom Rubython, author of "Boy Plunger Jesse Livermore: The Man Who Sold America Short in 1929", discusses whether the legendary trader's strategies were good luck or genius.
John West, ECM editor at DealReporter, discusses the upcoming initial public offering of Virgin Money and whether the flotation will be attractive to investors.
Luis Costa, head of CEEMEA FX and rates strategy at Citi, says an ECB corporate bond buying program will not impact the global economy or money supply in the euro zone.
Members of the Bank of England's monetary policy committee (MPC) voted 7-2 for keeping rates unchanged at 0.5 percent, according to official minutes, CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports.
Tom Hall, editorial director at Lonely Planet, discusses the guide's top places to visit in 2015 from English city Salisbury to Washington DC.
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.