European stocks opened higher on Friday after stronger-than-anticipated inflation data from China helped to calm nerves over global growth prospects.
Christopher Granville, managing director of Trusted Sources, comments on the privatisation of Bashneft, which has been bought by state-owned Rosneft.
Stephen Mould, head of wine for Europe at Sotheby's, shares his views on the wine market and what opportunities are out there for investors.
Ekaterina Trofimova, CEO of Analytical Credit Rating Agency, says her agency will offer more diversity and coverage to the global three players.
Fredrik Nerbrand, global head of asset allocation at HSBC, discusses alternative investment strategies and where to invest.
Fredrik Nerbrand, global head of asset allocation at HSBC, anyone who wasn't expecting U.K. price inflation following the drop in sterling wasn't thinking.
Robert Waldschmidt, consumer goods analyst at Liberum, talks about Unilever's latest earnings results as it raises prices and falls out with Tesco.
Simon Smiles, CIO of ultra high net worth at UBS, discusses what high-value investors are adding to their portfolios.
CNBC's Gemma Acton discusses recent hedge fund performance and says markets have demonstrated the value of active management strategies.
Christopher Granville, managing director of Trusted Sources, discusses Syria and whether or not U.S. and Russian relations can improve.
Luis Costa, head of CEEMEA FX and rates strategy at Citi, says sterling will continue to fall and uncertainty will prevent capital flows.
Jim Ryan, president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, talks about the company's virtual reality headset.
Diego Moya-Ocampos, senior Latin America analyst at IHS, talks about the political, economic and social crises occurring in Venezuela.
Maurits Heldring, senior equity research expert at ABN AMRO, says the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates in December.
European stocks opened lower after minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's September meeting raised expectations of a December interest rate hike.
William Hobbs, head of investment strategy for U.K. and Europe at Barclays, discusses diversification in light of Samsung's product recall.
Daniel Djurberg, senior technology analyst at Handelsbanken Capital Markets, discusses the problems facing the telecom company.
Tom Delay, CEO of Carbon Trust, talks about the changing energy market as alternative energy costs come down.
Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, secretary general of OPEC, talks about the chances of getting non-OPEC members, like Russia, to agree to cut oil production.
Alexei Yakovitsky, global CEO at VTB Capital, discusses the U.K. economy post-Brexit and whether or not the bank will reduce headcount in London.
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.
Steve Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program Squawk Box Europe and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.