Arif Amiri, CEO of DIFC Authority, hopes that Dubai’s accelerator will help fintech start-ups to adapt.
CNBC's Willem Marx asks DIFC's CEO Arif Amiri if the ongoing rift between Dubai and neighboring Qatar has stopped the growth of financial hub DIFC.
Europeans stocks edged higher on Thursday as investors awaited comments on monetary policy from the Jackson Hole meeting.
Bitcoin is still one of the most undervalued class assets - even as it tops $4,000 for the second time - Simon Dixon, author of Bank to the Future, said.
CNBC’s Annette Weisbach discusses insolvent German airline Air Berlin’s aim to strike a deal and sell assets to possible buyers.
The Republicans are a party that pride themselves on pushing a smaller government agenda, and would be "incompetent" if unable to deliver tax reform, Michael Harris, adjunct professor of finance at Syracuse University, said.
Initial coin offerings (ICOs) have hit an all-time high of $1.2 billion, and cryptocurrencies are set to disrupt the whole financial services industry, Oliver Bussmann, president of Crypto Valley Association, said.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi discusses factors that led up to the financial crisis, and the impact it had on euro zone countries.
Eric Moore, fund manager at Miton Group, discusses liquidity-driven markets and what to expect from central bankers this week.
A "revolution" in global central banks has made the communication of monetary policy more transparent, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said.
CNBC's Arjun Kharpal discusses Samsung's new phone, the Galaxy Note 8, which is set to be unveiled today.
WPP CEO Martin Sorrell said that investing in brand, innovation and its online business was how the company expected to drive profitable growth.
WPP CEO Martin Sorrell discusses the British multinational marketing giant’s first-half earnings beat, which were hit by a weaker second quarter.
A typhoon has hit Hong Kong today, leading to the closure of the Hong Kong stock exchange. CNBC's Emily Tan reports.
In terms of media investments, Google far outranks Facebook, and Snap Inc pales in comparison, WPP CEO Martin Sorrell told CNBC.
European markets opened slightly lower on Wednesday morning, as traders paused for breath after a global rally spurred by gains for tech shares on Wall Street.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is likely to keep a “steady as she goes” stance at a speech in Lindau, Germany, today, Myron Scholes, Nobel laureate and chief investment strategist at Janus Henderson Investors, said.
Stephen Gallo, head of European FX strategy at BMO Capital Markets, discusses central banks and bond, FX and equity markets.
John Rountree, partner at Novasecta, said that the EU has been "very careful" to only investigate competition concerns over a Bayer-Monsanto "mega merger".
ECB President Mario Draghi is likely to keep his stance on monetary policy unchanged at a meeting with the Federal Reserve in Jackson Hole, Christel Aranda-Hassel, chief European economist at Mizuho International, said.
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.
Steve Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program Squawk Box Europe and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.