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CNBC’s Hadley Gamble reports from the U.K.'s Houses of Parliament where the prime minister is today expected to argue for upping defense spending in light of a renewed focus on fighting Islamic State militants.
CNBC’s Julia Chatterley reports from Brussels, where police have launched raids but are still looking for a Salah Abdeslam, the man believed to be connected with the Paris attacks.
Jim Barrineau, co-head of emerging market debt at Schroders, says liquidity has been coming out of emerging markets.
European stock markets opened higher on Friday after a turbulent week, as expectations grew that the U.S. Federal Reserve will hike rates in December and the European Central Bank (ECB) could enact further stimulus measures.
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, says the effect of the central bank's monetary policies has been neutral for banks' profitability and positive for SMEs.
Graham McDonald, head of private equity at Aberdeen Asset Management, explains how a Federal Reserve rate rise or further ECB stimulus could affect the IPO market.
Willem Buiter, chief economist at Citi, expects the European Central Bank will cut rates further to -0.5 percent.
Alex White, country analysis director for the Economist Intelligence Unit, says voters don't have a lot of confidence in political leaders to address the problem of Syrian refugees.
Willem Buiter, chief economist at Citi, says an interest rate rise by the Federal Reserve of just 25 basis points should not cause anyone to keel over.
Alex White, country analysis director for the Economist Intelligence Unit, says there is a public demand for clearer action on the streets to improve security.
Jeff Gravenhorst, CEO of ISS, which employs more than 510,000 people, says he is certain the company has not hired potential terrorists because it has very good vetting procedures.
Thushka Maharaj, global strategist for multi asset solutions at JP Morgan Asset Management, says developed market equities still offer value, but there is a debt concern in emerging markets .
European equities opened higher Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve gave a clearer signal about a December rate hike.
Hadley Gamble, CNBC correspondent, reports on comments by the Belgium Prime Minister that the country will exchange intelligence with allies and deal with the the large Belgians going to fight in Syria.
Hadley Gamble, CNBC correspondent, says Western countries are trying to figure out how to fight ISIS, as the terrorist organization grows and learns new tactics.
Salman Ahmed, chief strategist at Lombard Odier, says uncertainty over a December interes rate hike has been reduced by the latest minutes from the Federal Reserve policy meeting.
Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says there is likely to be a hole in global oil supplies in the next few years as oil demand picks up.
Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says oil demand from India is growing year-on-year by 500-600,000 barrels.
Michel Landel, CEO of Sodexo, is concerned that the Paris terror attacks will impact tourism to France and says his country should cut public spending to finance more security and anti-terrorism measures.
Manish Singh, strategist & head of investments at Crossbridge Capital, says he is not certain there will be an interest rate rise by the Federal Reserve in December.
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.