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Constantine Michalos, president of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, says the Greek tax system is too complicated and needs to be reformed.
Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 FX strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses what a compromise from the European Union and Greece over the country's debt could look like.
Sandy Kaul, global head of advisory for prime finance at Citi, discusses the health of the hedge fund industry and said some funds will close.
Emmanuel Hauptmann, partner and senior equity fund manager at RAM Active Investments, and Christine Johnson, head of fixed income at Old Mutual Global Investors, discuss the investment opportunity in Russia.
European equities opened higher on Friday as global markets rebounded from a short-lived rout and oil prices recover slightly.
Mats Granryd, CEO of Tele2, says the company is looking for the right asset to buy rather than going on a shopping spree.
Cyrus Mewawalla, managing director at CM Research, says Google's core business is maturing and the new products are not taking off as they expected.
Malek Bou-Diab, lead portfolio manager at Bellevue African Opportunities, discusses how Nigeria could be a "unique" investment opportunity for investors.
Tim Graf, head of macro strategy for Europe at State Street, discusses current investor sentiment.
Jürgen Matthes, international director at Cologne Institute for Economic Research, says that if Greece accepts Russian financial aid it will create a "major diplomatic irritation".
Russian finance minister Anton Siluanov says he would "consider" giving financial support to Greece if it asked.
Andrey Kostin, CEO of VTB, says European Union sanctions on Russia are a sign of "economic war" and the two sides should talk "like businessmen."
Russian finance minister Anton Siluanov says the European Union sanctions on the country are harmful but companies are adjusting.
Russian finance minister Anton Siluanov says he hopes the country's central bank will lower interest rates at its meeting today.
Andrey Kostin, CEO of VTB, says the Russian central bank needs to cut interest rates.
Alexander Gunz, fund manager at Heptagon Capital, discusses why wine is not a good investment.
The grip of Western sanctions around the neck of the Russian economy may be squeezed even tighter this week, as the death toll in Ukraine rises.
Global drinks brand Diageo posted disappointing sales for the first half on Thursday, after a slump in the Asia Pacific region.
Paddy Rodgers, CEO of Euronav, and Halvor Ellefsen, chief operating officer at Galbraiths, discuss why they are bullish on the oil market.
Jason Gammel, equities analyst at Jefferies, says Shell is a good "defensive" stock which is committed to protecting its dividend.
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.