European markets traded higher on Wednesday, after their Asian counterparts pared some losses in a volatile trading day.» Read More
European stock markets opened lower on Tuesday, as China's economy continues to disappoint investors.
Otmar Issing, former ECB chief economist and board member, and president of the Center for Financial Studies at Goethe University, comments on IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde’s claim that global growth may be weaker than expected.
Douglas Webber, professor of political science at INSEAD, explains why the next U.S. election may see some of the most polarizing campaigns to date.
Karen Olney, head of European thematic strategy at UBS, says market moves have essentially wiped out any gains since January.
Peter Oppenheimer, chief global equities strategist at Goldman Sachs, says that while the equity bull market isn't over, valuations are likely to return to more modest levels.
Bob Janjuah, senior independent client adviser at Nomura, says recent market moves show Chinese authorities aren't in control of their economy.
David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool Asia, says the Chinese authorities are essentially powerless when it comes to intervening in markets.
Abhishek Deshpande, oil and gas analyst at Natixis, says that despite positive price moves on the oil price, fundamentals haven’t changed.
John Hardy, FX strategist at Saxo Bank, says we should continue to expect risk-averse investors to continue buying up the euro.
European stocks followed Asian equities lower after U.S. futures slid on reports that China could stop propping up its equity markets.
Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux , says he sees upside for luxury stocks in the medium to long term.
Claudio Descalzi, CEO of Eni, comments on the discovery of the largest known gas field in the Mediterranean.
Philippe Waechter, head of economist research at Natixis Asset Management, explains why the U.S. Federal Reserve shouldn’t move to raise interest rates in September.
Carsten Fritsch, senior commodity analyst at Commerzbank, says in the case of a rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve, oil prices could revisit recent lows.
Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, says the ultimate cure for oil’s current woes are a continuation of low prices, which will help boost demand.
The Kremlin has released footage of President Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev working out.
NBC’s Richard Engel reports from Hungary, where the government is set to complete an 174-kilometer fence along its border with Serbia to stop the migrant flow into the country.
Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds, says a hard landing is less likely for China in the near future, though growth is likely to hit around 4 percent in the medium to long term.
Sian Fenner, senior economist of Oxford Economics, says the Malaysian currency will stay under pressure as thousands pressure the scandal-ridden prime minister to step down.
Dennis Gartman, founder, editor and publisher of The Gartman Letter, says that if he was forced to take a position he’d rather be a buyer than a seller of oil and oil stocks.
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.