Bob Janjuah, senior independent client adviser at Nomura, says the U.S. election affects the Federal Reserve's plans and predicts negative interest rates.» Read More
Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Societe Generale, says low oil prices, low interest rates and a weak euro support the euro zone economy.
Valdis Dombrovskis, European Commission vice-president for the euro and social dialogue, discusses the mechanisms in place to reduce banking risk.
Gilles Bogaert, CFO of Pernod Ricard, talks about the impact of soft commodity prices and plans to further improve profit margins.
George Quinn, CFO of insurance-broker Zurich, says the changes that have happened to the regulatory regime are justified.
George Quinn, CFO of Zurich, discusses his company's disappointing earnings and says it will take steps to tackle under-performing accounts.
Bob Janjuah, senior independent client adviser at Nomura, discusses the oil markets and where prices are headed.
Eric Robertsen, head of global macro strategy and FX research at Standard Chartered, says the lack of inflation is a problem for the Federal Reserve.
Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, says there is more pressure now to cut costs and reduce fees, due to the impact of digital and greater competition.
Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Societe Generale, says there is too much nervousness affecting markets which is not justified by reality.
JPMorgan's global market strategist Alex Dryden says investors are more skeptical of technology companies, many of which now trade below their IPOs.
Quentin Sannié, CEO of Devialet, discusses audio tech and says his company has signed a deal with Apple to sell its device in their stores.
JPMorgan's global market strategist Alex Dryden and Plurimi's Patrick Armstrong discuss the banking sector and whether or not there's another crisis.
Edward Morse, managing director and global head of commodities at Citi, shares his views on oil, commodity prices and Chinese demand.
Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, says Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen may hint at fewer interest rate hikes this year.
Simon Segars, CEO of ARM, says the semiconductor maker is a long-term company investing in products that will ship many years later.
Jean-François van Boxmeer, CEO of Heineken, discusses his company's results and how low oil prices affect consumer spending.
Ton Büchner, CEO of AkzoNobel, discusses the chemical company's recent earnings report and business conditions in Europe and emerging markets.
Colin Asher, senior economist at Mizuho, talks about how well the Bank of Japan's monetary policy is working in attempts to inflate the economy.
John Raines, deputy head of political risk at IHS Country Risk, talks about Republican candidates Jeb Bush and Chris Christie.
European equities opened slightly higher, as investors look towards Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony in front of Congress.
Geoff Cutmore is co-anchor for CNBC’s flagship programme 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.
Stephen Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program Squawk Box Europe and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.