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Ukranian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, says the plan is to achieve "real peace" with Russia and secure NATO membership.
Harvard professor Niall Ferguson says the argument put forward for Scotland to be independent is "economic fiction".
Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko says Russia is building a "huge wall" across Europe through aggressive expansion.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the battle against Russia is a fight for global security.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the EU and US are ready to lift sanctions if Russia agrees to withdraw troops from Ukraine and close the border.
Bank of Finland governor Erkki Liikanen, says the problem of too big to fail banks still remains.
European shares opened higher on Friday but remained in a tight range with investors showing little appetite for risk ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting next week.
Bank of Finland governor Erkki Liikanen, says structural reforms are critical for euro zone countries if they want to take advantage of easy ECB monetary policy.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he is confident that the country can win back Crimea from Russia through "democratic" means.
Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, and Jim McCormick, head of asset allocation research at Barclays, discuss the prospects for gold with both suggesting prices could rise in the next couple of years.
Stefan Füle, European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy, says the EU is ready to accept Russia's "legitimate" national interest.
Tim Martin, chairman of JD Wetherspoon, says his push to make taxes on alcohol the same for supermarkets and pubs is being listened to by the U.K. government.
Tim Martin, chairman of JD Wetherspoon, says there is no reason an independent Scotland can't do well, citing Singapore and New Zealand as key leads to follow.
Bank of Finland governor Erkki Liikanen says asset backed security products needed to be clearer and simpler.
Mayor of Kiev Vitali Klitschko says there is "huge potential" in Ukraine and everyone is focusing on getting peace.
Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, says the economic recovery has been built on cheap money and when the Federal Reserve finishes tapering, this is going to create problems.
Victoria Cleland, chief cashier and director of banknotes at the Bank of England, says the central bank is taking bitcoin seriously but does not see it as a threat to cash.
Bank of Finland governor Erkki Liikanen says the ECB must implement what it has announced and then see whether further action is needed.
Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko says Ukraine needs "military and technical aid".
Governor of Donetsk Serhiy Taruta says world leaders have not done enough to stop Russian aggression.
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.