An overwhelming majority of European chief financial officers believe that Greece will remain in the euro zone, but will have negotiated different terms and conditions by this time next year.
Brian Bonner, chief editor of the Kyiv Post, says the presence of sophisticated military hardware is evidence that Russian forces are assisting separatists troops in eastern Ukraine.
Arcadia boss Philip Green says the group "lost focus" with BHS department stores. Last month, Arcadia announced the department store chain was up for sale.
A key week for Greece's economic future drew to a close on Friday with the country facing the very real threat that it's running out of money.
Luke Hildyard, deputy director of the High Pay Centre, says that all companies should be made to reveal what their executives get paid.
Alexander Branis, director of Prosperity Capital Management, discusses the outlook for the Russian stock market and how the situation with Ukraine could impact it.
European markets opened lower on Friday, amid uncertainty as Greece appeared closer to a deal on its debt, but Germany rejected its initial proposal.
Nick Hungerford, CEO of Nutmeg, discusses why he thinks European equities have "upside surprises" and why the euro will continue to go lower.
Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank, says European banks and global institutions are not ready for Greece to exit the euro zone.
Randy Kroszner, professor of economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and former Federal Reserve governor, says that tools exist to keep Greece in the euro zone.
Aggelos Tsakanikas, assistant professor at the National Technical University of Athens, discusses why he is "positive" on the outcome of the meeting between Greece and its European partners on Friday.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says the oil price has not "normalized" yet, with U.S. oil production likely to continue increasing until 2020.
Jean-Pascal Tricoire, CEO of Schneider Electric, discusses whether this company will benefit from the low oil price, and how the issues in Russia will impact the business.
European markets opened lower Thursday, as Greece is likely to ask for an extension to repay its euro zone loans, but a deal hasn't yet been set.
Paras Anand, head of European equities at Fidelity Worldwide, and Bob Parker, senior investment, strategy and research advisor at Credit Suisse, discuss who is investing in European stocks.
Jean-Pascal Tricoire, CEO of Schneider Electric, says the company is looking for further cost cutting.
"I never thought I would see the day when the yield curve in Denmark would be entirely below the Japanese yield curve," Carsten Stendevad, CEO of ATP says, discussing the low interest rate environment.
Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, says Nestle's growth slowed in China in the fourth quarter of 2014, but overall the results were good.
Bob Parker, senior investment, strategy and research advisor at Credit Suisse, says there will be a number of defaults in high-yield energy bonds.
Hans-Werner Sinn, president of the Ifo Institute, explains why Greece would benefit from a return to the drachma.
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.