Chinese exports are a factor in the European steel industry's downturn, according to Alessandro Abate, head of metals & mining at Berenberg.
Olivier Blanchard, senior fellow at Peterson Institute for International Economics, says the ECB must keep monetary policy as helpful as possible.
Giles Keating, deputy global CIO of Credit Suisse, discusses the dollar/yen trade.
Ben Payton, head of Africa in Verisk Maplecroft, argues that African countries like Nigeria were hit hard by the oil price crash.
Richard Koo, chief economist at Nomura Research Institute, says the Federal Reserve must act early or else it will have to abruptly tighten policy.
Richard Koo, chief economist at Nomura Research Institute, says the Federal Reserve must choose between being too early or too late in raising rates.
Yves Mersch, board member of the European Central Bank, discusses the role of exchange rates in ECB policy considerations.
European markets opened higher amid a U.S. dollar rally after hitting a 17-month low against the yen, helped by policymakers in Japan and America.
Pierfrancesco Vago, executive chairman of MSC Cruises, discusses the plans for the company's four new LNG-powered cruise ships.
Geoffrey Yu, ultra high net worth investment strategist at UBS, says its too early to call a global rally in mining and commodity stocks.
Geoffrey Yu, ultra high net worth investment strategist at UBS, comments on what MSC Cruises' decision to buy four new ships means for the economy.
Manish Singh, strategist & head of investments at Crossbridge Capital, talks about the factors affecting a rate rise decision, such as U.S. jobs.
Wealthify wants to get Britons to switch from cash savings to stocks and shares, explains Michelle Pearce, the company's CIO.
Alessandro Roccati, senior vice president at Moody's, says Europe's banking sector is not overexposed to the oil and gas sector.
Thomas Moore, fund manager of U.K. equity income unconstrained fund at Standard Life Investments, warns of value traps in the oil sector.
Daniel Gleeson, senior analyst of Mobile Devices at IHS, comments on the smartphone competition between Samsung, Apple and Huawei.
Manish Singh, strategist & head of investments at Crossbridge Capital, says he doesn't think the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates soon.
Hans-Helmut Kotz, program director at SAFE Policy Center, discusses the impact of European Central Bank policy ahead of the latest ECB minutes.
European markets attempted gains around Thursday's open, as investors digest the details from the last Federal Open Markets Committee meeting.
Blythe Masters, CEO of Digital Asset Holdings, explains how blockchain can reduce post-trade processing costs for banks.
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.