European markets opened slightly higher as investors monitored fresh economic data, earnings and speeches from central bank policymakers.
Francisco Jeronimo, research director for European mobile devices at IDC EMEA, and CNBC's Arjun Kharpal speak about leadership changes at Samsung.
CNBC's Arjun Kharpal speaks about Uber's potential appeal against its current London ban.
Liquidnet CEO Seth Merrin speaks about the implementation of the revamped Markets in Financial Instruments Directive.
Longview Economics CEO and Chief Market Strategist Chris Watling speaks about the potential tightening of monetary policy.
Wei Li, head of iShares EMEA investment strategy at Blackrock, and Chris Watling, CEO & chief market strategist at Longview Economics, discuss ETFs.
Claus Vistesen, chief euro zone economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics, says that the Catalan independence movement has no international support for its cause.
CNBC's Willem Marx speaks about how the issue of Catalan independence is being addressed by the central government in Spain.
Hollywood icon Jane Fonda speaks to CNBC about the sexual harassment scandal surrounding producer Harvey Weinstein.
CNBC's Joumanna Bercetche speaks to Jose Manuel Amor of Analistas Financieros Internacionales about the economic impact of the Catalan independence row.
William Hobbs, head of investment strategy at Barclays Wealth, and Paul Donovan, global chief economist at UBS Wealth Management, speak about economic growth.
Peter Oppenheimer, chief global equities strategist at Goldman Sachs, and Paul Donovan, global chief economist at UBS Wealth Management, speak about a potential bear market.
European bourses open slightly higher with investors awaiting data and monitoring speeches from central bankers.
Albert Rivera, leader of the Spanish Citizens party, speaks about Madrid's response to the Catalan independence bid.
Paul Donovan, global chief economist at UBS Wealth Management, speaks about what lies ahead for U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
Lesetja Kganyago, South Africa's central bank governor, speaks about corruption in the country and interest rate policy.
Masaki Sakuyama, Mitsubishi Electric CEO and president, explains how artificial intelligence is playing a role in manufacturing.
Paul Donovan, global chief economist at UBS Wealth Management, speaks about where an independent Catalonia would sit in Europe.
Estimize founder and CEO Leigh Drogen discusses the future of the U.S. Federal Reserve's leadership.
CNBC's Willem Marx reports from Barcelona, Spain, on the latest developments in Catalonia's bid for independence.
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.