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Tina Fordham, chief global political analyst at Citi, says the German Chancellor’s trip to China holds weight given the country’s exposure to the Chinese economy.
Ton Büchner, CEO of AkzoNobel, says he isn’t seeing the much-lauded European recovery in the company's results just yet.
European markets opened slightly higher on Wednesday as investors look ahead to the conclusions of the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy meeting and latest earnings from Volkswagen and a range of other companies.
Neville Shaw, EMEA analyst at Mirabaud, shares some of his top tech stock picks.
Neil Campling, global TMT analyst at Aviate Global, says Twitter will be hindered by the fact that its technologies aren't as sophisticated as those used by Facebook.
Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, says China is undoubtedly the long-term driver of Germany’s economic performance.
Eldar Saetre, CEO of Statoil, says the energy firm is committed to its dividend policy amid market volatility.
Ben Gutteridge, head of fund research at Brewin Dolphin, says he doesn't expect a surprise rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve, which meets without a press conference today.
Francesco Caio, CEO of Poste Italiane, says there has been great investor interest in the listing of the country’s postal service.
Jason Gammel, equities analyst at Jefferies, discusses BP earnings and forecasts that oil at $60 per barrel won’t come close to balancing the market by 2017.
European markets opened lower Tuesday amid weak China data and a decline in oil prices.
Erik Hirsch, CIO of Hamilton Lane, says private equity has been a fantastic performer in Europe over the last 12-18 months.
Nigel Newton, CEO of Bloomsbury, says Amazon is helping sell its books, and is considered one of the publisher’s biggest customers.
Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, says there’s no way WTI crude prices can have a meaningful move upward in the near term, given high inventories.
Robert Perkins, senior oil editor at at Platts, says U.S. and Canadian companies are dominating the shale energy sector.
Helge Lund, CEO of BG Group, says oil and gas companies are clearly part of the global climate change solution.
Pip McCrostie, global vice chair of transaction advisory services at EY, explains what’s driving interest in M&A deals across the globe.
Richard Kelly, head of global strategy at TD Securities, says quantitative easing has had less of an impact than central banks had hoped.
George O'Connor, technology analyst at Panmure Gordon, explains why Twitter will have trouble matching Facebook’s success.
Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, says that while he remains an unabashed bull on BRICS, there’s reason to be particularly positive on India.
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.