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Hans-Werner Sinn, president of the Ifo Institute, explains why Greece would benefit from a return to the drachma.
Aiman Ezzat, CFO of Capgemini, says the company is looking to growth outside of Europe.
Jacques van den Broek, CEO of Randstad, says the company can cope with the price pressure in its home market, the Netherlands.
Alexei Kulichenko, CFO of Severstal, says the oversupply of steel from China is the biggest headwind for the company.
Dhawal Mehta, India specialist at Somerset Capital Management, says Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's reform drive will continue with the country's stocks at the beginning of a "good 10 year run".
European shares opened higher on Wednesday with investors eyeing a slew of earnings due and ongoing negotiations surrounding Greece's bailout program.
Stuart Rose, former CEO of Marks and Spencer and current chairman of Ocado, says he is concerned that the U.K. Labour party is not engaging "sensibly" in debates around British business.
Stuart Rose, former CEO of Marks and Spencer and current chairman of Ocado, discusses the company's valuation and future.
Stuart Rose, former CEO of Marks and Spencer and current chairman of Ocado, says the discount supermarkets have caused a "seismic" shift in the U.K. retail market and are here to stay.
George King, head of portfolio strategy at RBC Wealth Management, and Stephane Deo, global head of asset allocation at UBS, explain why they are cautious on European stocks.
Patrick Jany, CFO of Clariant, says the company won't hit its target for earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization.
Stephane Deo, global head of asset allocation at UBS, says that if Greece was to exit the euro, the contagion across the euro zone would be "dramatic."
Roy Lipski, CEO of Velocys, says the low oil price is "bad news" for large gas-to-liquid products.
Nancy McKinstry, CEO of Wolters Kluwer, says the company will continue its drive to cut costs.
Marcel Thieliant, Japan economist at Capital Economics, says the Bank of Japan "has more work to do" in weakening the yen, and could introduce further stimulus soon.
Sony has announced plans to spin off its video and sound business in October and said it wants to restart dividend payments from fiscal 2015. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji reports.
With investors having more confidence in risk assets, demand for Treasurys have slipped, says Jason Brady, managing director and head of Fixed-Income at Thornburg Investment Management.
Erkut Ozer, co-founder of Gulf Agri, says soy beans are at a multi-year low, but demand from China is picking up again which could support prices.
Guntram Wolff, director of Bruegel, says Greece is in a "bad situation" as talks over its debt hit a roadblock.
Kerry Craig, market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, says investors should jump into equities as soon as possible to avoid missing the rally which will be driven by easy monetary policy.
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.