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Richard Fu, director of Asian commodities trading at Newedge, says it is hard to tell what a sustainable growth rate for China will be after the country reported full-year gross domestic product of 7.4 percent.
The world's 1 percent are after cars with more exclusive interiors, Dany Bahar, founder of Ares Performance, says.
Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, says investors should take advantage of the volatility in stocks and jump back into equities.
European equities wobbled at the open on Monday as investors look ahead to Thursday's European Central Bank (ECB) meeting.
New Zealand's Prime Minister, John Key, says structural reform is needed in the euro zone to boost the region's economy.
New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key says the low oil price is positive for consumers.
New Zealand's Prime Minister, John Key, says the Swiss National Bank's move to remove the Swiss franc's euro peg has affected the kiwi, but the country's economy remains strong.
Gerry Fowler, global head of equity and derivative strategy at BNP Paribas, says U.S. equities will find it difficult to outperform European stocks in 2015.
Bob Janjuah, co-head of cross-asset allocation strategy at Nomura, says the price of Brent oil will fall further to hit $30-35 per barrel.
Bob Janjuah, co-head of cross-asset allocation strategy at Nomura, says if the Swiss National Bank can end its euro peg, there is nothing stopping the Chinese central bank ending their yuan anchor.
Bob Janjuah, co-head of cross-asset allocation strategy at Nomura, says he expects Italian and Spanish 10-year bond yields to fall to 1 percent, adding that fixed income is "the place to be" rather than equities.
Nick Gartside, chief investment officer for fixed income at JPMorgan Asset Management, and Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAGlobal, discuss the likely movement of euro zone bonds as the European Central Bank is expected to announce quantitative easing.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAGlobal, says the Swiss National Bank will be comfortable with a euro/Swiss franc level of 1.10 euros and will intervene in the foreign exchange market to push the currency to that level.
Steve Hellmuth, executive vice president for operations and technology at the NBA, discusses the first NBA game to be broadcast in ultra-high definition 4K technology.
Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, discusses the sectors that will be hard-hit by the Swiss National Bank's move to end the franc's euro peg.
Ben Gutteridge, head of fund research at Brewin Dolphin, and Bill Blain, strategist at Mint Partners, discuss the prospects for European Central Bank quantitative easing and the euro zone economy.
European equities opened lower on Thursday as the Swiss National Bank's (SNB) unexpected decision to remove its currency cap unleashes volatility within markets.
Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, says he is bullish on European equities, but warns that investors should expect spikes in volatility through the year.
Ronak Gadhia, Africa equities analyst at Exotix, says Nigerian banks have great growth prospects and could be a good investment for people looking at the African market.
Bill Blain, strategist at Mint Partners, says the European Central Bank will announce some form of quantitative easing next week but will be scant on details, leading the market to a "buy the rumor, sell the fact moment".
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.