European stocks opened lower on Thursday despite rallying the previous session amid a rebound in oil prices.
Bob Janjuah, senior independent client adviser at Nomura, explains why Donald Trump as U.S. president could avoid political gridlock.
Emmanuel Martin, research fellow at IREF, explains why French trade unions have gone on strike and are protesting against labor reforms.
George O'Connor, technology analyst at Panmure Gordon, comments on moves by French officials after raids on Google's offices as part of a tax probe.
Seth Kleinman, managing director and head of European energy research at Citi, explains why he thinks oil prices will reach $65 a barrel by 2017.
Íñigo Fernández de Mesa, economy secretary of Spain, talks about the Greek debt deal and what reform lessons it can learn from Spain.
Bob Janjuah, senior independent client adviser at Nomura, comments on the new Greek debt bailout deal with the EU and talks about Europe's economy.
Bob Janjuah, senior independent client adviser at Nomura, shares his advice on where successful investors are placing their money.
Helen Weir, CFO of Marks & Spencer, says she expects the retailer's profit margins to improve, though not at the same rate as in past years, and talks about the group's business strategy.
Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet, shares his views on the prospects of Donald Trump becoming president of the U.S.
Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet, says he disagrees with European regulators over competition issues.
Joseph Oughourlian, co–founder of Amber Capital, comments on the problems facing Italian banks, including UniCredit.
European stocks extended gains Wednesday, underpinned by strong U.S. housing data and a boost from Asia.
Neelie Kroes, special envoy for StartupDelta and former European Commissioner, says the Netherlands is doing a good job in attracting and aiding startups.
Tom de Swaan, chairman of Zurich Insurance Group, talks about the possibilities for his company to reduce costs, including asset disposals.
Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING, says the Dutch market is the most open economy in the EU and talks about the impact if the U.K. left the European Union.
Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING, says banks are cautious to make big moves such as M&A and talks about how his bank is planning to grow.
Tom Stevenson, investment director at Fidelity International, and Neil Dwane, global strategist at Allianz Global Investors, share investment ideas.
Neil Dwane, global strategist at Allianz Global Investors, says many Bayer investors will view the deal negatively as they won't own Monsanto.
Axel Weber, chairman at UBS, discusses problems in financial markets and says global liquidity is still in a difficult place.
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.
Steve Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program Squawk Box Europe and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.