Squawk Box Europe


  • Dow: 2014 looks 'very dark'     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:15 AM ET

    Sandy Jadeja, chief market strategist at SignalPro, charts the performance of the Dow Jones and says the 2014 picture is "very dark" and that a "sharp sell-off" is to be expected in the next few months.

  • Is the US heading for recession?     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:10 AM ET

    Paul Gambles, managing director at MBMG International, warns that the U.S. is likely to go back into recession during the first half of 2014.

  • European market opens higher     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    European equities opened higher on Friday as investors continue to digest the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to wind down its stimulus program while maintaining low interest rates.

  • Market has no long-term fundamentals: Pro     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Paul Gambles, managing director at MBMG International, says it would be "brave" to chase the rally as asset prices remain elevated and global economic performance is "very weak."

  • An Indonesian woman walks past Jakarta's stock exchange.

    Emerging market economies might be bracing themselves for the after-shock of the Fed's latest policy move, but some stocks could still take off.

  • Alper Ince, managing director at PAAMCO, says they are stock-specific opportunities to be had in emerging markets following the taper announcement and selects his top picks.

  • Gold: Not a lot of support in the short term     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 2:10 AM ET

    Martin Arnold, research analyst at ETF Securities and Tyler Broda, metals and mining analyst at Nomura, discuss the prospects for gold in 2014.

  • US shows positive signs of growth: CEO     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Ana Armstrong, CEO of Armstrong Investment Managers, comments on tapering and says it means we're moving towards "lower liquidity but higher growth" from high liquidity, slow growth.

  • Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg Bank, says the U.K. has come a long way but it still has an "awful long way to go" to improve the state of its economy.

  • Europe banks have done 'a lot': Soc Gen CEO     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 1:41 AM ET

    Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Société Générale, believes the European banking system is in a "much better shape" than most people think and that the ECB has done "a great job" to boost confidence.

  • Banking union is 'work in progress': Trichet     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 1:40 AM ET

    Jean-Claude Trichet, former president of the European Central Bank, says that the bank stress tests and the banking union should curb the "vicious circles" observed during the crisis.

  • Dollar will remain 'soft' through 2014?     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 1:00 AM ET

    Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, says because the Fed remains one of the most dovish central banks, the dollar should remain "very soft" next year.

  • Where to invest in the hotel sector     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 3:45 AM ET

    Jon Hubbard, Northern Europe CEO of Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels & Hospitality Group, discusses the outlook for the hotel sector in 2014 and the investment potential.

  • How does the ECB react to Fed tapering?     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Patrick Legland, head of global research at Societe Generale, discusses what effect tapering will have on Europe and how European Central Bank president Mario Draghi will react.

  • European equities opened higher on Thursday as investors around the world react to the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to maintain low rates while winding down its stimulus program.

  • Fabrizio Saccomanni, Italian finance minister, says the bank backstops should only be used in a ¿fundamental crisis¿ but will ¿diffuse tensions¿ in the banking sector.

  • US bank stocks can go higher: Pro     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 2:30 AM ET

    Richard Staite, U.S. banks analyst at Atlantic Equities, says U.S. bank stocks can rise further as investors will be buying into the sector when interest rates rise.

  • Gartman: 'Never thought Fed would take action' Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 2:13 AM ET
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    Influential investor Dennis Gartman told CNBC he was surprised by the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to start winding down its stimulus program.

  • Is gas key to the UK energy sector?     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 2:10 AM ET

    Nigel Robinson, head of power and infrastructure finance at Investec, says the U.K. needs to look at gas as a sustainable source of power.

  • Chris Watling, CEO and chief market strategist at Longview Economics, says there is strong momentum in the U.S. economy which could lead to the first rate hike from the Federal Reserve at the end of 2014.

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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    Monday - Friday 07:00 - 10:00 CET
    Monday - Friday 13:00 - 16:00 SIN/HK
    Monday - Friday 16:00 - 19:00 SYD
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    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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