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European equities opened lower Thursday as investors wonder just how long it will take for a Greek reforms-for-aid deal with its lenders to materialize.
Nick Nelson, head of global equity strategy at UBS, tells CNBC there has been an aggressive market rotation into equities following a spike in European bond yields.
French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron says it's time to accept the idea of a multi-speed Europe.
Francois Savary, head of asset services at REYL & CIE, says the adjustment on the German Bund yields is nearly over.
Ilan Solot, vice president of foreign exchange at Brown Brothers Harriman, says the economic situation in Brazil looks dire, and its economy is set to shrink this year.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from the OPEC meeting in Vienna. He explains why he doesn't like the idea of a new normal when it comes to oil prices.
David Marsh, managing director and co-founder of OMFIF, says most central bankers are worried about the monsters they've unleashed with the implementations of QE.
Alan Switzer, director in the sports business group at Deloitte, says the Premier League is seeing good growth in commercial revenue and sponsorship.
EY Chairman, Mark Weinberger, says increased nationalism is the biggest risk for growth over the next 10 years.
Luxembourg's finance minister, Pierre Gramegna, tells CNBC that there is money available for Greece to ensure there isn't a default.
French Economy Minister, Emmanuel Macron, says there is a strong willingness by both Germany and France to reach an agreement with Greece and stabilize the euro zone.
Jamie Webster, senior energy director at IHS, says oil prices are reaching a relative equilibrium, as volatility recedes.
Sharan Burrow, the general secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), says global economies are still struggling.
European equities open ahead of a rate decision by the European Central Bank (ECB).
Stephen Cohen, investment strategist at BlackRock, says pockets of the U.S. market are getting expensive, with arguably toppy valuations.
Richard Harris, CEO of Port Shelter Investment Management, says it looks like the Greeks are holding out on a deal while Europe cobbles together a solution to the country's debt crisis.
Kerim Derhalli, founder and CEO of Invstr, says his market information app is for lots of different types of investors.
Kaan Terzioglu, CEO of Turkcell, talks to CNBC about the health of the Turkish mobile market.
BP CEO, Bob Dudley, tells CNBC he expects OPEC to stay on its course, despite likely internal debate between its members.
BP CEO, Bob Dudley, tells CNBC his company is "deeply viable" and that he sees "nothing but potential" in their balance sheets.
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.