CNBC's Arjun Kharpal discusses Chinese investment holding company Tencent's anticipated second quarter earnings.
European stocks opened slightly higher on Wednesday morning, as geopolitical tensions regarding the Korean peninsula eased and investors tracked a muted performance overnight on Wall Street.
Comprehensive tax reform is unlikely, but a "Goldilocks" environment with easy monetary conditions means US stocks are still attractive for investors, Beat Wittmann, partner at Porta Advisors, said.
There is a concern that normalizing interest rates "too fast" may trigger an economic slowdown, Ian Harnett, chief investment strategist at Absolute Strategy said.
Amazon's artificial intelligence methods don't put customer privacy in jeopardy, Ralf Herbrich, director of machine learning at Amazon said.
European markets opened higher Tuesday as tensions between the U.S. and North Korea showed signs of subsiding, prompting investors to return to riskier assets.
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is likely to be cautious at a meeting with the Federal Reserve in Jackson Hole, Thomas Harr, global head of FICC strategy at Danske Bank said.
CNBC's Arjun Kharpal discusses Apple's ambition for the company's Apple Watch product.
There are reasonable concerns about the impacts of Brexit on the UK and European economy, but even a so-called "hard Brexit" won't be too punishing, Henry Dixon, fund manager at GLG said.
Regime change in North Korea is not only very unlikely, it doesn’t appear to be on the table for most officials, Alison Evans, deputy head of Asia-Pacific at IHS Markit said.
It's been "unbelievably disappointing on the regulation and the tax side" of President Donald Trump's economic reforms - but that's not surprising, Henry Dixon, fund manager at GLG said.
Artificial intelligence is so developed by larger companies like Google, Amazon and Yandex that industrial companies don't need to develop their own AI, Yandex Data Factory CEO Jane Zavalishina said.
China slapping North Korea with sanctions will put pressure on Kim Jong Un - but the state has a record of getting around them, Alison Evans, deputy head of Asia-Pacific at IHS Markit said.
Marco Ferreira, head of strategic accounts for connected car at Cisco Jasper, speaks about how commutes could be transformed by driverless car technology.
Luxoft CFO Evgeny Fetisov weighs in on first quarter 2018 earnings, saying that "our business is structurally strong."
Stephen Macklow-Smith, head of European equity strategy at J.P Morgan Asset Management, speaks about earnings trends in European banks.
Novozymes CEO Peder Holk Nielsen speaks about second-quarter earnings, saying that "growth rates are likely to pick up."
Geoffrey Yu, head of the U.K. Investment Office at UBS Wealth Management, says that the readiness of cash in markets "will give central banks the confidence to tighten."
Stephen Macklow-Smith, head of European equity strategy at J.P Morgan Asset Management, and the head of the U.K. Investment Office at UBS Wealth Management Geoffrey Yu discuss earnings.
Paul Hickin, associate editorial director at S&P Global Platts, speaks about the latest OPEC report.
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.