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European markets opened sharply lower on Monday, as the selloff of stock markets around the world continued.
Apostolos Bantis, EM credit strategist at Commerzbank, says recent geopolitical strife has constrained the Turkish central bank, which left interest rates unchanged.
CNBC’s Hadley Gamble comments on the slump in Middle East markets.
Michael Roney, CEO of Bunzl, says the fall in commodity prices has hit the company in Australia, but stressed much of the business was doing well otherwise.
Peter Westaway, chief European economist at Vanguard Asset Management, says it’s hard to stand in the way when markets get into a sour mood.
Art Hogan, chief market strategist at Wunderlich Securities, says risk averse investors should stick to cash, rather than run to gold.
Cato Stonex, partner and fund manager of THS Partners, says it may not be the right time to invest in sovereign bonds.
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, say the euro has been behaving like a safe-haven currency.
Salman Ahmed, chief strategist at Lombard Odier Investment Managers, says as an investor it’s important to discern whether China is experiencing a meltdown or simply a growth slowdown.
European stock markets plunged at the open on Friday, as worse-than-expected Chinese economic data and a new election in Greece spook traders.
Nick Malkoutzis, editor of Macropolis, says the resignation of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was necessary given the political rifts within his party.
Alan Higgins, U.K. CIO of Coutts, says the now-resigned Prime Minister of Greece maintained his popularity in part because he kept the country in the euro.
CNBC’s Hadley Gamble comments on the market pain in Saudi Arabia.
Jon Mabbitt, CEO of Applied Graphene Materials, discusses the wide variety of uses of graphene, which include creating cars that are more fuel-efficient, and regenerative medicines.
Jamie Davies, head of pharmaceuticals, medical devices and healthcare at BMI Research, says 3-D printing will help create more personalized versions of medical devices and medicines.
Thomas DeMark, CEO of DeMark Analytics, says Chinese stocks could regain a portion of their losses, but not before the Shanghai Composite hits a low near 3200.
Jamie Merriman, European general retail analyst at Sanford Bernstein, and Sarah Watson, VP of Social Commerce at Net-a-Porter, explain what drives millennial consumer spending.
Ross Norman, CEO of Sharps Pixley, says gold is experiencing a technical rally that won’t go much further.
European markets opened lower on Thursday, as traders digest the latest minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve and concerns about China's growth continue.
Stephen Cohen, investment strategist at BlackRock, says he sees profitability come through from European companies.
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.