Squawk Box Europe


  • 'Fiscal soundness' sinking in to euro zone: Pro  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Klaus Wiener, chief economist at Generali, says troubled euro zone economies are making "great progress" in restructuring.

  • Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, says the purchase of Frank Russell gives the stock exchange the chance to become the world¿s number two player in index businesses.

  • Back EMs not sensitive to China: Pro  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 3:25 AM ET

    Maarten-Jan Bakkum, senior emerging market strategist at ING IM, says that he is still "concerned" about the Chinese economy and suggests investing in emerging market countries that are less sensitive to the world's second-largest economy.

  • How to play Africa's infrastructure boom  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Malek Bou-Diab, portfolio manager at Bellevue African Opportunities, discusses how to invest in Africa's booming infrastructure story.

  • Europe opens higher on easy Fed policy hopes  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European markets opened slightly higher on Thursday, after weaker than expected U.S. growth figures suggested that interest rates set by the Federal Reserve may stay lower for longer than thought.

  • No more value to squeeze from peripheral bonds: Pro  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jim McCormick, head of asset allocation research at Barclays, says it is time to start taking profit on peripheral bonds.

  • Tax benefit is not 'strategic logic' in M&A: Pro  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 2:24 AM ET

    John Studzinski, senior managing director and global head at Blackstone Advisory Partners, says that a merger or acquisition that is driven primarily by tax benefits is not a strategic reason to do a deal.

  • DS Smith benefiting from green consumers: CEO  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    Miles Roberts, CEO of DS Smith, says the company is seeing increasing growth in its recycled packaging as consumers become more environmentally conscious.

  • Do dark pools have a place in trading?  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 1:55 AM ET

    Stu Taylor, CEO of Algomi, discusses whether dark pools are important in the trading environment.

  • BoE faces 'historic' moment: Pro  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Simon Wells, chief U.K. economist at HSBC, says the Bank of England faces a "historic" moment as it decides how to take the heat out of the U.K.'s housing market.

  • Stephen Roach, Yale University senior fellow, says the accommodative monetary policy from the U.S. Federal Reserve could lead the world into another financial "mess".

  • New York attorney general sues Barclays  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports on the news that New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has sued Barclays, alleging that it operated dark pools to favor high frequency traders.

  • London Stock Exchange buys Frank Russell  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    The London Stock Exchange has bought Frank Russell for £1.6 billion ($2.7 billion). CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports.

  • Germany's Braas Monier goes public  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Pepyn Dinandt, CEO of Braas Monier, says the company is seeing growth in several markets.

  • Clients want innovation in advertising: CEO  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Bob Jeffrey, chairman and chief executive at JWT Worldwide, says clients want advertising that is "leading innovation".

  • Digital platforms 'integral' to shopper' habits: Pro  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Lucie Greene, global editor at LS:N Global, says retailers need to be present on all digital channels as technological platforms are "integral" to the way consumers shop.

  • Europe shares open lower as Asian markets retreat  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stocks opened lower on Wednesday, as a weak handover from Wall Street underpinned losses in Asia.

  • Tom Wilson, director of Africa Practice, says that Nigeria's economy could grow faster than expected if corruption in Africa's largest economy is tackled.

  • Diversifying portfolio key for hedge funds: Pro  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Christian Hyldahl, CIO of Nordea Investment Management, says that with markets "buoyant", investors need to diversify their portfolios to increase returns.

  • Nigerian president in a strong position: Fin Min  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 2:18 AM ET

    Nigeria's finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, dismisses claims that the Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan is losing support saying he is in a "strong position".

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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