Steve Allan, EMEA practice leader for M&A consulting at Towers Watson, says he expects a peak in acquisition deals next year and points out that some mergers do not work and can lose value.» Read More
Erik Hirsch, CIO of Hamilton Lane, says the pharmaceutical sector is an interesting opportunity for private equity.
Erik Hirsch, CIO of Hamilton Lane, says private equity needs to be more transparent about how it goes about its business.
Giles Keating, global head of private banking and wealth management research at Credit Suisse, discusses why the markets have been choppy and suggests it is "temporary".
CNBC's Louisa Bojesen looks at whether the boom in shale has made exploration companies turn away from the Arctic for oil.
Andy Brogan, global oil transaction advisory leader at EY, discusses whether exploration of the Arctic makes economic sense.
Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says the country has enough natural gas to ensure it is not "frozen" in the winter.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick and Geoff Cutmore tee off and discuss whether the U.S. or Europe is the best place to invest for above-par returns.
The U.K. government is set to vote on whether the country should join the U.S. in its air strikes to tackle the Islamic State in Iraq. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports.
Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, says the U.S. is on the back foot in the ongoing currency wars, with the euro going lower and dollar strengthening.
Russian courts could get the green light to seize foreign assets on Russian territory under a draft law.
Carolyn Housman, from Heart of the City, says there is a raised awareness about social responsibility among companies.
Matthew Sutherland, Asia head of product management at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, says that China is now focusing on quality rather than quantity of growth.
Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, says he is positive on European stocks as the European Central Bank is likely to implement further stimulus measures.
European shares slipped lower on Thursday morning as Mario Draghi, the president of the European Central Bank (ECB), once again vowing to act with more policy measures to boost inflation in the euro zone.
Jim Hagemann Snabe, former co-CEO of SAP, says he is a "concerned optimist" on the German economy, but warns that sanctions on Russia are hurting the country's businesses.
Jim Hagemann Snabe, former co-CEO of SAP, says scale will bring profitability in the cloud space for the company.
Daniel Hubbs, head of global emerging markets at Mirabaud Asset Management, says Turkey's economy is facing "serious problems" and the central bank's monetary policy is "questionable".
Tom Albanese, CEO of Vedanta Resources, says Indian demand is likely to pick up and will supplement strong demand in China.
Tom Albanese, CEO of Vedanta Resources, says the company has "strong" tax practices and is "not hiding anything" in its numbers.
Inga Beale, CEO of Lloyd's of London, says underinsurance is a big concern for the company, with governments footing the bill in areas where there are lots of natural catastrophes.
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.