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Carl Weinberg, chief economist at High Frequency Economics, says the U.K.'s current account deficit and the downward move in the pound could be the beginning of a move in the currency of "dramatic proportions".
Despite a terrible year for hedge funds in 2014, Andrew McCaffery, global head of hedge funds at Aberdeen Asset Management, says there are a lot of opportunities to improve performance this year.
Jonathan Fenby, director of China research at Trusted Sources, discusses the challenges facing China's economy and what the government needs to do to solve them.
Despite turmoil in the Russian economy in 2014, Richard Titherington, CIO of emerging market equities at JPMorgan Asset Management, says the country is "past the point of panic" and investors should not give up on Russian assets.
European equities opened in negative territory on Tuesday as oil prices continue to fall.
Bank of England governor Mark Carney may have to write a letter to U.K. Chancellor George Osborne explaining why inflation is so far away from the central bank's target.
WTI has fallen below $45 a barrel while Brent is hovering just above. Nitesh Shah, research analyst at ETF Securities, says the oil price at this level is not sustainable.
Filippo Alloatti, senior credit analyst at Hermes Investment Management, discusses the best part of the banks' capital structure to make money on.
George Carpenter, CEO of CNS Response, discusses the company's cloud-based database of patients' reactions to medicines and how it helps to treat post-traumatic stress disorder.
Anna-Marie Baisden, head of autos analysis at Business Monitor, discusses the launch of the hybrid Chevy Bolt and says that it is "important for consumers."
French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, whose offices were attacked last week by terrorists, is to print 3 million copies of its next edition depicting the Muslim Prophet Muhammed on the front cover.
Beat Siegenthaler, FX strategist at UBS, says markets are skeptical but should trust that the European Central Bank will launch quantitative easing and this will weaken the euro further.
Bob Parker, senior investment, strategy and research advisor at Credit Suisse, says the low oil price will "reboot" the Indian economy and investors should re-enter the country's markets.
Timothy Moe, co-head of economics, commodities and strategy at Goldman Sachs, discusses why he thinks Asia has the best emerging market countries for investors.
Timothy Moe, co-head of economics, commodities and strategy at Goldman Sachs, says oil will fall lower, but then the price will stabilize after supply comes into line with demand.
Europe shares opened higher with investors reacting to the latest U.S. jobs data and acquisition news from the pharmaceutical sector.
David Kostin, chief U.S. equity strategist at Goldman Sachs, says the U.S. stock market will see a correction before rising in the middle of the year.
David Kostin, chief U.S. equity strategist at Goldman Sachs, says the low oil price will be a positive for many sectors including airlines and logistics companies.
Valentijn Van Nieuwenhuijzen, head of multi-asset at ING Investment Management, says the European Central Bank has been "fudge-y" with its communication on quantitative easing, but hopes for further stimulus has been a tailwind for the euro zone economy.
Stelios Platis, managing director of MAP S.Platis, says Cyrpus' banking sector still has issues, although it has stabilized.
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.