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Kurt Bock, chairman of BASF, says the company's restructuring and cost-cutting strategy is "necessary".
John Chen, CEO of BlackBerry, says if someone offered him $19 billion for BlackBerry's messaging service, he would take it.
European stocks opened lower Monday despite the positive tone on Wall Street that boosted Asian stocks and saw the Nikkei rise by over 1.5 percent.
Carlo Ferro, CFO at STMicroelectronics, says 2013 was an important year for the company.
Carlo Ferro, CFO at ST Microelectronics, says the European economy is seeing a recovery but needs to boost internal demand.
Miriam Schmitter, managing director of Cambridge Associates, says private equity in the emerging markets has outperformed the developed markets in recent times, but the picture "shifts over time."
William De Vijlder, vice-chairman of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, says European companies will see strong earnings growth this year with the banking sector particularly attractive.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, discusses whether Scotland would take on its share of the U.K.'s debt and how a Scottish bond could trade.
Jeff Gordon, CEO of Syniverse, says that data can be used in a number of ways to improve the experience for consumers, but "security has to be rule number one".
Chris Dedicoat, president for EMEAR at Cisco, says that mobile is having a big impact on the industry and stressed that companies should leverage new technology.
Ukraine's ousted president Viktor Yanukoyich is wanted for the "mass murder of peaceful citizens", the acting interior minister said. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports.
Chris Skinner, CEO of Balatro, says HSBC has been selling off business in risky countries and is no longer the global bank it once was.
European stocks followed their Asian counterparts lower on Monday as shares in Greater China fell amid reports that banks have started to tighten loans to property-related industries.
Alex Crooke, head of global equity income at Henderson Global Investors, and Peter Toogood, investment director at City Financial Investment Company, discuss whether dividend increases are a sign of improving corporate health.
Rosalia Portela, CEO of ONO, says she cannot comment on the speculation that the company is the subject of a takeover bid by Vodafone, but says "it is nice to hear you are wanted".
John Rogers, CFO of J Sainsbury, says consumers are still feeling the pinch despite an economic recovery as wage growth continues to fall behind inflation.
Jean-Marc Huët, CFO of Unilever, says the U.K.'s recovery is in its early stages but is uneven.
Mitchell Baker, executive chairperson of Mozilla, says the U.S. should do more to stop the mass collection of data of its own citizens as well as citizens across the world.
Mike Roney, CEO of Bunzl, says the company looks for private family-run businesses to buy as part of its aggressive acquisition strategy.
David Ritchie, CEO of Bovis Homes, says the company will continue buying land until the market becomes overly competitive.
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.