CNBC asks the executives of several banks about how they are affected by market volatility from China.» Read More
Donald Trump masks have become a popular costume choice ahead of the Halloween weekend.
Fraser Smeaton, CEO of MorphCostumes, talks about the popularity of costumes, why demand lasts year-round and the importance of social media for driving growth.
European stocks opened slightly higher on Friday as investors digest another day of earnings and try to make sense of the noises coming from different central banks.
Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, talks about how the new Senate bill could influence the Federal Reserve and whether or not interest rates will rise in December.
William Hobbs, head of investment strategy at Barclays Wealth and Investment Management, says a pick up in stock market volatility will occur as inflation returns.
Marina Petroleka, head of energy & infrastructure research at BMI Research, says oil companies are adjusting their expectations as a persistent oil surplus will continue to suppress prices.
Filippo Alloatti, senior credit analyst at Hermes Fund Managers, says the Royal Bank of Scotland will take time to grow and recover.
John Key, Prime Minister of New Zealand, discusses the country's successful economy, which is one of few OECD countries running a budget surplus.
Lars Machenil, CFO of BNP Paribas, talks about whether or not the bank will boost the capital ratio above regulatory requirements like some of its rivals.
Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, says banks have become more involved with China due to the growing appetite of Chinese residents to invest outside of the country.
Jesper Brandgaard, CFO and executive vice-president at Novo Nordisk, says he is optimistic about Tresiba, a next-generation diabetes treatment coming to the market.
John Cryan, Deutsche Bank co-CEO, explains the bank's restructuring strategy after reporting a record earnings loss.
Michael Bell, global market strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says there are positive signs for banks, especially in the U.S., despite Deutsche Bank reporting a record loss and announcing job cuts.
European markets opened higher on Thursday amid a busy day for corporate earnings and after the U.S. Federal Reserve gave hope to investors that a December interest rate hike could be on the cards.
Karim Hajjar, CFO of Solvay, says his company is confident and focusing on its strengths in the face of a tough global market.
Carolin Roth, CNBC correspondent, reports on Deutsche Bank's record earnings loss, which has forced it to announce it would scrap dividends for 2015 and 2016.
Philippe Bodereau, managing director at PIMCO, talks about Barclays and Deutsche Bank which are restructuring and cutting costs.
Pierre-Francois Riolacci, CFO of Air France-KLM, says their fuel bill has gone down as a result of low oil prices, but not by enough to make up for poor company revenues.
Tony Chanmugam, CFO of BT, talks about the important of investing in the U.K.'s fibre optic broadband network.
Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, says Barclays bank may get a following wind that will improve earnings.
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.