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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Independent economist Edward Hugh, discusses the implications of the Scottish independence referendum on Catalonia, the Spanish region also pushing for secession.
European shares opened higher Thursday after a positive handover from Asian and U.S. markets as investors continue to ponder Federal Reserve policy and an independence vote in Scotland.
Guy Foster, group head of research at Brewin Dolphin Wealth Management, says U.K. retail and housebuilding stocks are the way to play the U.K. economic recovery.
Nick Moore, commodities strategist at BlackRock, says investors should be long on copper due to shortages in China.
Bryan Roberts, retail insights director at Kantar Retail, says Morrisons' latest results are a "horror show" and its market share has bottomed out.
Bob Janjuah, co-head of cross-asset allocation strategy at Nomura, says the market is not positioned for a "yes" vote in the Scottish independence referendum.
Bob Janjuah, co-head of cross-asset allocation strategy at Nomura, says the ECB is likely to take further stimulus actions making peripheral bonds an attractive bet.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says low oil prices are due to weak growth in global oil demand and an excess of supply.
Lloyds Banking Group will relocate from Edinburgh to London if Scotland becomes an independent country after the referendum, the bank confirmed.
CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi discusses the economic implications of independence for Scotland after Mark Carney warned the country over the use of the pound.
Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, says geopolitical tensions will be positive for the greenback.
Peter Gago, chief winemaker at Penfolds Wines, says people are willing to pay a high price for Australian wines.
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.