Squawk Box Europe


  • European markets open lower ahead of US payrolls  Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    European equities opened slightly lower Friday as investors reacted to more information on the European Central Bank's (ECB) bond buying program and markets look ahead to crucial U.S. jobs data.

  • Italy must be careful of 'pact with the devil'  Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 2:30 AM ET

    Francesco Galietti, CEO and founder of Policy Sonar, says Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi must be careful of "making a pact with the devil" as he plans to meet President Putin in Moscow.

  • Want to go viral? Post on a Friday  Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 2:15 AM ET

    Chien-Wen Tong, strategy director at WPP digital agency POSSIBLE, says viral content gets the most traction at the end of the week. Dan Beasley, founder of Puzzle London, adds that celebrity interaction adds to the multiplier effect.

  • Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, comments on the latest German industrial data.

  • Turkey worrying markets: strategist  Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 1:30 AM ET

    Manik Narain, head of EMEA FX and fixed income strategy at UBS, says the market is getting increasingly nervous about the pressure being put on the Turkish Central Bank to cut rates.

  • US employment levels having impact: strategist  Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 1:00 AM ET

    Richard Kelly, head of global strategy at TD Securities, says improving jobs numbers in the US are starting to filter through to the wider economy.

  • Cypriot Finance Minister, Harris Georgiades, explains how his country is implementing economic reforms and discusses the effects of Russian sanctions on the Cypriot economy.

  • Europe opens higher ahead of central bank meeting  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    European equities opened higher on Thursday as investors await the outcome of the European Central Bank's (ECB) policy meeting.

  • Is it time to rotate into government bonds?  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    Ben Gutteridge, head of fund research at Brewin Dolphin, explains why it's time to rotate from equities into government bonds.

  • ECB QE to lead to asset inflation: Pro  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:50 AM ET

    Roberto Henriques, head of financials credit research at JP Morgan, says investors are likely to migrate into higher risk asset classes in the wake of ECB QE.

  • IPO market robust in UK: LSE CEO  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:10 AM ET

    Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, told CNBC the IPO market continues to be extremely robust in the U.K. thanks to government policies over the past few years.

  • Expect challenges at end of economic cycle: CEO  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:00 AM ET

    Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, says we're entering into the last 18 months of the global economic cycle, but warns of a challenging year ahead.

  • Acquisitions ahead for Deutsche Annington?  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:00 AM ET

    Stefan Kirsten, CFO of Deutsche Annington, says the company would like to reserve some cash for acquisitions going forward and wouldn't rule out companies outside of Germany.

  • Greece should follow good examples: Cyprus Fin Min  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:00 AM ET

    Speaking to CNBC, Cypriot Finance Minister Harris Georgiades shared his message for the new Greek government.

  • The biggest threat to new Chinese growth targets  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:30 AM ET

    Joseph Cheng, chair professor at City University of Hong Kong, says one of the biggest threats to reaching new Chinese growth rate targets is local debt.

  • ECB QE a step in the right direction: Cyprus Fin Min  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:00 AM ET

    Speaking to CNBC, Cypriot Finance Minister, Harris Georgiades, says he believes the ECB's QE program is a step in the right direction.

  • Promising room for mobile growth in Africa: CEO  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 3:45 AM ET

    Speaking to CNBC at the Mobile World Congress, Tim Pennington, interim CEO of Millicom, says the firm sees promising room for growth.

  • We're targeting foreign investment: Irish CEO  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 3:30 AM ET

    Martin Shanahan, CEO of IDA Ireland, says Ireland saw an impressive amount of foreign direct investment in 2014.

  • Why equities are still the asset of choice  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    Guy de Blonay, fund manager at Jupiter Asset Management, explains why equities will continue to be the asset class of choice for years to come.

  • Europe opens higher; ECB eyed  Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    European equities opened in positive territory on Wednesday as investors gear up for the European Central Bank's (ECB) policy meeting on Thursday.

About Squawk Box Europe

  • During three hours of unscripted and dynamic debate, CNBC's flagship show leads you into the open of the European markets. Each trading day, anchors Geoff Cutmore, Steve Sedgwick and Karen Tso are joined by leading business personalities and financial market specialists adding to the debate. The show opens with the Overnight Indicator covering Asia's market performance and analysis on how the US markets fared, with the second hour 'Squawk Pre-Trade' focusing on news affecting the opening call and futures prices. Finally, Squawk Real-Time focuses on live market trades and market reaction to major stories of the day.

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  • Showtimes

    Monday - Friday 07:00 - 10:00 CET
    Monday - Friday 13:00 - 16:00 SIN/HK
    Monday - Friday 16:00 - 19:00 SYD
    New Zealand
    Monday - Friday 18:00 - 21:00 SYD


  • Cutmore anchors CNBC’s flagship "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.

  • Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program "Squawk Box" (Europe) and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.

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