Simon Walker, director general at Institute of Directors, says it’s likely that the U.K. will see a recession. However, it will likely be “mild”.
With the NATO-Russia council meeting taking place in Brussels later on Wednesday, CNBC’s Hadley Gamble looks at the key conversations that could take place at the event.
Michelle McGrade, chief investment officer at TD Direct Investing, looks at the change of leadership at U.K. brand, Burberry, adding that she’s quite bullish on the luxury sector.
Ruchir Sharma, head of EM at Morgan Stanley and author of "The Rise and Fall of Nations", says the world’s population growth rate has been “falling off a cliff” over the last decade.
Brooks Macdonald CIO, Kevin Boscher talks about his concerns over emerging markets, and what three distinct factors could be problematic for the countries involved.
European stocks opened mildly higher on Wednesday after a rally in markets in the U.S. and Asia.
Michael Kelly, managing director and global head of multi-asset at PineBridge, explains why the firm is willing to put risk on at record levels, despite the market trading at levels far from cheap.
Simon Flowers, chairman for energy and chief analyst at Wood Mackenzie, talks about where the oil market is currently at and how macro factors are influencing the price of crude.
Bob Parker, senior advisor of investment, strategy & research at Credit Suisse, gives his expectations for British housebuilders and what particular economic measures may be introduced in the U.K.
Spain economy minister, Luis de Guindos says he hopes that Spain can form a new government by the start of August, while commenting on fiscal targets.
Federation of Small Businesses national chairman, Mike Cherry says he’s “absolutely certain” that new U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May will do her best to support small businesses following the Brexit vote.
Federation of Small Businesses national chairman, Mike Cherry, says he doesn’t think the U.K. is going to see a recession, despite it deciding to leave the EU.
Italy’s finance minister, Pier Carlo Padoan talks to CNBC about the country’s banking sector, adding that they’ve done all they can to fix the banking issue.
Ole Rollag, managing principal at Murano, talks about the bearish bets seen in financial markets as of late, with added comment on hedge funds.
CNBC’s Hadley Gamble breaks down the details and key themes of the NATO-Russia council meeting taking place in Brussels later on Wednesday.
Portugal’s finance minister, Mario Centeno says Europe needs to “strengthen the overall banking sector” in light of the upcoming stress tests by the ECB.
European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Pierre Moscovici talks about the potential for imposing sanctions on Spain and Portugal, and how the European Commission wants to go about it.
Portugal’s finance minister, Mario Centeno says he doesn't expect financial penalties, after the European Commission said the country had been in violation of budget deficits.
David Stubbs, global markets strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, takes a look at the state of the autos market and where there may be room for improvement.
Regus’ U.K. CEO, Richard Morris talks about how the company and other British businesses are coping following the U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union.
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.