Peter Schaffrik, chief European macro strategist at RBC Capital Markets, discusses the economic data coming out of Germany.» Read More
Urs Rüegsegger, group CEO of Six Group, says the Euronext stock exchange is of "strategic relevance" to the Six Group, but the company has not put an offer in to buy it.
Daniel Lacalle, senior portfolio manager at Ecofin, and James Butterfill, global equity strategist at Coutts, discuss the European banking sector and whether banks would be able to pass a U.S. stress test.
European stocks opened higher on Tuesday ahead of a slew of economic data due out from the euro zone.
CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports on the troubles at the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority, after leaks about an insurance inquiry lead to huge sell-offs in insurance stocks.
Eurogroup president Jeroen Dijsselbloem, says he shares the optimism of the Greek government after it passed a key economic package to release more bailout money, but it is too early to say when the country can exit the program.
Kona Haque, head of agricultural research at Macquarie Group, discusses why farmers are moving towards growing soy.
Izumi Devalier, Japan economist at HSBC, says the consumption tax hike in Japan will cause a "sharp" drop in growth in the second quarter.
Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, says debates over the debt ceiling and the U.S. government shutdown have been "scary" for small- and medium-sized businesses.
John Wraith, senior rates strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says lower U.S. bond yields have pushed investors to European periphery bonds.
Miranda Carr, head of China research at NSBO, says stimulus in China would increase debt in the country and the government needs to focus on reforming the economy.
CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports on the significance of Manuel Valls appointment as the prime minister of France.
Jerome Booth, author of "Emerging Markets in an Upside Down World", says there is a misconception that emerging markets are riskier than their developed world counterparts, creating a "massive global distortion" in asset allocation.
Michael Krautzberger, head of euro fixed income at Blackrock Asset Management, discusses why France is the top country he is exposed to.
Howard Davies, professor at Sciences Po, says issues in France such as high unemployment will force president Francois Hollande into a policy change.
Vitaly Nesis, CEO of Polymetal, says the gold price will find further support as miners cut production, but he is "worried" about the industry's slow reaction to the gold price decline.
European stocks opened higher Monday after municipal elections in France with investors looking ahead to a rate decision by the European Central Bank (ECB) this week.
Maarten-Jan Bakkum, senior emerging markets strategist at ING Investment Management, says 2014 could be the year things start "unraveling" in China, making an overweight position on emerging market assets a "bridge too far".
Maxime Alimi, economist at AXA IM, says French president Francois Hollande has little room for manoeuver on the fiscal side making further tax cuts difficult.
Jeff Singer, CEO of DIFC, says that Dubai has established itself as a "safe haven" and one of the most open Middle East countries to the west.
Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, says the cautious mood of markets at the start of the year is due to U.S. Federal Reserve tapering.
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.