Squawk Box Europe


  • Jean-Claude Trichet on BNP Paribas fine  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:42 AM ET

    It is "not normal" that both sides of the Atlantic do not have the same set of rules, says Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president, commenting on the BNP Paribas fine.

  • Some OPEC countries 'are struggling': Expert  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Johannes Benigni, managing director at JBC Energy, says some OPEC countries are struggling and that the oil market has "a lot of upset potential" at the moment.

  • Real economy not 'working correctly': Trichet  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:37 AM ET

    The real economy is not "functioning correctly", says former ECB President, Jean-Claude Trichet, and governments must continue to implement structural reforms.

  • ECB action is 'justified' : Trichet  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    The ECB latest action are "absolutely justified", and Mario Draghi must continue to send strong messages to governments and the private sector says Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president.

  • Can Dilma Roussef reform Brazil?  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Craig Botham, emerging markets economist at Schroders, describes Brazil's leader, Dilma Roussef, as a "short-termist" and says that the outlook for the country's economy would worsen if she was re-elected in October.

  • Flybe still a 'lot to do': CEO  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:05 AM ET

    Saad Hammad, Flybe CEO says the group returned to profitability and should continue to deliver on its cost-saving program.

  • Investors to start 'fighting the Fed': Pro  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Grant Peterkin, fixed income strategist at Lombard Odier, says the U.S. yield curve should start flattening and discusses European periphery bonds.

  • Are tech valuations too high?  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:44 AM ET

    Europe's top tech entrepreneurs tell CNBC at the "Europa" Tech Awards whether they believe valuations are too high for tech stocks.

  • Taxi drivers strike across Europe  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Justin Peters, founder and CEO of Kabee, discusses London's black cab strikes on Thursday against new entrants such as Uber.

  • Nigeria not lobbying for OPEC top job: Oil minister  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:05 AM ET

    Diezani Alison-Madueke, Nigeria's oil minister, denies that Nigeria is lobbying for her to become OPEC's secretary-general but says it would be "wonderful" to get the job.

  • World Bank cuts global growth forecast  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Luis Costa, emerging market strategist at Citi, says that growth in the second half of 2014 will come from the developed world rather than from emerging markets.

  • Juncker unlikely to get EU top job: Pro  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Wolfango Piccoli, managing director at Teneo Intelligence, says Jean-Claude Juncker is unlikely to become president of the European Commission as European leaders have reservations about his character.

  • Would an independent Scotland be better off?  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Stewart Hosie, member of Parliament and Treasury spokesman for the SNP and Alastair Winter, chief economist at Daniel Stewart, discuss the economic case for an independent Scotland.

  • European market opens lower  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened lower on Tuesday, failing to move higher after global stocks pushed to all-time highs on Monday despite weak trading volumes.

  • How to invest in Europe  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Douglas McNeill, investment director at Charles Stanley, says that after a "fantastic run", the remainder of the year shouldn't be "quite as exciting" for European equities.

  • Why investors remain wary of Russia  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Chris Weafer, senior partner at Macro-Advisory, says investors remain reluctant to increase their exposure to Russia until the risk is further reduced.

  • UK game industry 'back on track': Pro  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Richard Wilson, CEO of TIGA, discusses the console war between Microsoft and Sony and the U.K. game industry which has now returned to growth.

  • Should you still hold gold?  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Simona Gambarini, associate director of research at ETF Securities, says investors are rotating from gold ETFs into more cyclical commodities as they are less concerned about global risks.

  • How to trade the ECB action  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Kevin Gaynor, head of macro strategy at Nomura, discusses monetary policy in the U.S. and euro zone and says the ECB trade is more about rates than it is about the euro.

  • Iran: Negotiations likely to be extended  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Richard Mallinson, geopolitical analyst at Energy Aspects, says the talks between Iran and the P5+1 are likely to be extended and that oil supply should therefore stay at the same level for longer.

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
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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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