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Ian Wright, director of Morant Wright, and Bob Parker, senior investment, strategy and research advisor at Credit Suisse, say easy monetary policy from the Bank of Japan will boost equities in the world's third-largest economy.
Bob Parker, senior investment, strategy and research advisor at Credit Suisse, says the elevated yield seen on Spanish government debt can be sustained but investors should "be careful" in the second half of 2015.
József Simola, CFO of MOL Group, says the company has built up a strong balance sheet for acquisitions.
Elke Koenig, President of BaFin, says German banks need to have higher asset ratios to be more stable and serve the real economy.
Richard Harris, CEO of Port Shelter Investment Management, says that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been able to implement the monetary policy part of his "three arrow" strategy but has struggled with implementing structural reform.
German investor morale rose sharply in November, signaling that economists and analysts believe the worst is behind the euro zone's largest economy.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin is ready to have talks about resolving the Ukrainian crisis, one of Russia’s best-known businessmen has told CNBC.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, says Asia is a driving business for the insurance company.
Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, says the company cannot rely on interest rate moves to influence earnings.
Andrey Kostin, chairman and CEO of VTB, says the ruble needs to find a stable level.
Andrey Kostin, chairman and CEO of VTB, says sanctions are not the right way to resolve tensions between Russia and the West.
Andrey Kostin, chairman and CEO of VTB, explains why the company is considering a delisting from the London Stock Exchange.
Peter Elam Håkansson, chairman of East Capital, says economic and population growth in frontier markets is attractive for investors.
Alan Miller, CIO of SCM Private, and Valentijn van Nieuwenhuijzen, head of strategy at ING Investment Management, discuss the Japanese economy and why the country's equities look cheap.
European shares opened higher on Tuesday before the release of the latest ZEW economic indicator from Germany, the euro zone's largest economy.
Scott Moeller, director of the M&A research center at Cass Business School, and Philip Whitchelo, VP strategy and product marketing at Intralinks, discuss whether mergers and acquisitions benefit CEOs.
Martin Wiesmann, senior country manager at JPMorgan, says the "doom and gloom" presented by the IMF on Germany is "overdone" and the country is on a good growth path.
Michael Meister, deputy finance minister of Germany, says that the government will continue to push public and private investment.
Juergen Stark, former member of the European Central Bank's executive board, says the the purchase of government bonds is "very likely" in the first half of 2015.
Andre Loes, chief Latin America economist at HSBC, says Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela, will be the most affected by the falling oil price.
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.