JPMorgan's global market strategist Alex Dryden says investors are more skeptical of technology companies, many of which now trade below their IPOs.» Read More
Martin Lueck, chief investment strategist for Germany, Austria and Eastern Europe at BlackRock, says a deposit rate cut would be the right move for the European Central Bank.
Miles Roberts, CEO of packaging group DS Smith, says that while markets are difficult he still sees notable opportunities in the years ahead.
David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, says he expects significant euro strengthening in the next year.
Torbjorn Soltvedt, head of Middle East and North Africa at Verisk Maplecroft, outlines the missing components of a feasible coalition against the Islamic State.
San Bernardino police identify U.S.-born Syed Farook, 28, a county employee, and Tashfeen Malik, 27, as the two dead suspects in a deadly shooting in California.
Valentin Marinov, managing director and head of G10 FX research at Credit Agricole, says ECB president Mario Draghi wants to leave the door open for further changes to monetary policy.
Christiana Figueres, the executive secretary for the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, says there won’t be penalties if countries don't implement a deal reached at the global climate talks in Paris.
Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos says the government taken relevant steps to stamp out corruption.
Toni Roldan, economic advisor for Spain’s Ciudadanos party, says the ruling People’s Party has abused its power over the years.
Alex Herbert, senior director of corporate ratings at Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, explains the decision to downgrade VW’s outlook rating from A- to BBB+.
Benjamin Sporton, CEO of the World Coal Association, says clean coal will be a key part of many countries’ climate change action plans.
European equities opened higher Wednesday with investors digesting the latest downbeat data from the U.S. and looking ahead to euro zone inflation data and the next meeting of the European Central Bank (ECB).
Johan Jooste, co-chief investment officer at Azure Wealth, advises investors to hold rather than buy European equities.
Nacho Alvarez, secretary of economy for Spain’s anti-austerity party Podemos, outlines his party’s stance on refugee voting rights.
Stephen Ford, head of investment management at Brewin Dolphin, says the firm is done with restructuring and is ready to flex its muscles in the outside world
Stephen Kelly, CEO of Sage, says they’ve seen 100 percent compound growth on their flagship online accounting software.
Mike Amey, portolio manager at PIMCO, says the ECB president should push ahead with further bond buying and a deposit rate cut.
Daniel Franklin, executive editor of The Economist, shares his predictions for the state of the world in 2016.
Victor Echevarria, markets and macro analyst at AFI, says that anti-austerity party Podemos has actually become friendlier to markets and investors.
Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos, says migrants provide a clear opportunity for European growth.
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.