Andrew Charlesworth, fund manager at John Laing Infrastructure Fund, says government-funded infrastructure projects can end up being less efficient than those led by the private-sector.» Read More
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says its difficult to see the upside for the oil price which is likely to stay around $65 per barrel.
Iraq's deputy prime minister Saleh al-Mutlaq, says the U.S. air strikes against ISIS have been "ineffective".
Volker Wieland, managing director of the Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability, says Italy remains a concern in the euro zone and should use the opportunity provided by easy monetary policy to enact reforms.
Masoud Barzani, President of the Iraqi Kurdistan region, says the region is safe and will be able to meet its financial obligations.
Mario Longhi, CEO of United States Steel, says China is "dumping" steel due to over-production.
John Fernald, senior advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, discusses the long-term decline of productivity among European countries.
Majid Jafar, CEO of Crescent Petroleum, says the low oil price has forced Middle Eastern producers to focus on efficiency.
Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbones, discusses how the movement of the bond market mirrors the defensive nature of the bearded dragon.
Omar Alghanim, CEO of Alghanim Industries, says there are a lot of start-ups and young entrepreneurs in Jordan.
Willem Buiter, global chief economist at Citi, says there would be "havoc" if Greece had its own currency.
Giles Keating, global head of research for private banking and wealth management at Credit Suisse, says the Mexican peso is one of his favorite investments.
Greece should be allowed to leave the euro zone temporarily, the president of Germany's influential Ifo Institute for Economic Research said Thursday.
European equities opened mostly lower Wednesday as markets awaited minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's last meeting for more clues on the timing of interest rate hikes.
Kevin Doran, senior fund manager at Brown Shipley, says that despite good first-quarter growth, Japan still suffers from a "massive" debt to GDP ratio.
Peter Attard Montalto, emerging market economist at Nomura International, says liquidity in EM has faded.
Tommy Breen, CEO of DCC, tells CNBC that the price of oil hasn't had an impact on the business.
Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, says market returns are getting harder to find and it's time to move back into bonds.
European equities opened higher Tuesday with the prospect of a reform-for-aid deal in Greece being watched by markets.
Robert Noel, CEO of Land Securities, explains how changing shopping habit are affecting the commercial real estate market.
Patrick Coveney, CEO of Greencore, explains why the company is focusing on growing market share in the U.K. and is holding off from venturing wholeheartedly into mainland Europe.
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.