Squawk Box Europe


  • Buying Greek bonds is buying 'euro dream': Pro  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Don Smith, government bond strategist at ICAP, says investors buying the latest round of Greek bonds are buying into an improving economic environment in Europe.

  • FX controls, elections biggest risk to EMs: Pro  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 1:35 AM ET

    Karl Hennessy, CEO of the global broking center at AON, says elections in the emerging markets as well as the potential for currency controls are the biggest risks for several countries.

  • BoE shake-up won't affect rate decision: Pro  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    George Buckley, chief U.K. economist at Deutsche Bank, says the new appointments at the Bank of England will not significantly affect the timing of the first interest rate rise.

  • Exports won't be driver of China recovery: Pro  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Fred Neumann, co-head of Asian economics research at HSBC, says China's export sector has "cooled down" and will not be the driver of the country's economy in the future.

  • Inflation will rise over time: Bundesbank's Weidmann  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 1:05 AM ET

    Jens Weidmann, president of the Bundesbank, says inflation will gradually rise in the future and so far has been driven by factors out of the European Central Bank's control.

  • IMF QE call not a lecture: Bundesbank's Weidmann  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Jens Weidmann, president of the Bundesbank, says the International Monetary Fund's call for the European Central Bank to carry out quantitative easing was not a lecture but a contribution to the debate.

  • Jens Weidmann, president of the Bundesbank, says that by delaying the correction of its excessive budget deficit twice, France is endangering the credibility of European Union rules.

  • Scottish independence: What do businesses think?  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 3:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Carolin Roth discusses what businesses think about the prospect of Scottish independence.

  • Valls speech signalled 'u-turn': Pro  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Sophie Pedder, the Economist's Paris bureau chief, says new French prime minister Manuel Valls signaled a "u-turn" in policy, announcing tax and spending cuts.

  • Europe opens higher ahead of Fed minutes  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened slightly higher on Wednesday with investors weighing up the possibility of a weak earnings season and concerns of an overvaluation in stocks.

  • S&P 500 will push back up to 1950: Pro  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Bob Janjuah, co-head of cross-asset allocation strategy at Nomura, and Bill Blain, strategist at Mint Partners, discuss what could push the S&P 500 higher this year.

  • ARM's future lies in the Internet of Things: Pro  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Nick James, director of equity research at Numis Securities, says ARM needs to focus on non-mobile sectors like the Internet of Things.

  • UK culture secretary Miller resigns amid expenses row  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    The U.K.'s culture secretary Maria Miller has resigned from her post following controversy over her expenses.

  • Risk perception higher than reality in Africa: Pro  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Miguel Azevedo, head of investment banking for Africa at Citi, says investors perceive the risks in Africa to be higher than they actually are.

  • How can derivatives be more transparent?  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Larry Thompson, general counsel at DTCC, discusses the work of his organization in making derivative trading more transparent.

  • Brawl breaks out in Ukraine parliament  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    A brawl broke out in the Ukrainian parliament on Tuesday as politicians discussed the latest events in the east of the country.

  • New Greece bond will do 'extremely well': Pro  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Bill Blain, strategist at Mint Partners, says the performance of Greek debt so far will attract investors to the new issuance.

  • Moody's company upgrades outnumber downgrades in Q1  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Jean-Michel Carayon, senior vice-president of the Moody's corporate finance group, discusses the optimism behind the ratings agency's report that shows upgrades to EMEA non-financial corporates outnumbered downgrades in the first quarter of 2014.

  • Diplomat wins $138,000 for 'Brexit' plan  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    British diplomat Iain Mansfield won a 100,000 euro ($138,000) prize from the Institute for Economic Affairs think tank for his blueprint of Britain's exit from the European Union.

  • EU single market 'damaging': Lord Lawson  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    The former U.K. Chancellor Lord Lawson says the single market is "damaging" and it will be "economically beneficial" for Britain to leave the European Union.

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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