Squawk Box Europe


  • IMF 'eating humble pie' over UK forecasts: Pro  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, says the International Monetary Fund ate some "humble pie" when it upgraded Britain's growth forecast on Tuesday.

  • Ukraine: Russia and NATO's war of words escalates Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 11:42 AM ET

    A match appeared to have been struck to the conflict in Ukraine this week, as violence erupted between pro-Russian supporters and the Ukrainian army.

  • Margins will not be squeezed in earnings: Pro  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    James Butterfill, global equity strategist at Coutts, says companies will not face squeezed margins as earnings season gets underway.

  • Is your baby monitor at risk of hacking?  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Samir Kapuria, vice president of the Information Security Group at Symantec, says with new technologies in the "Internet of Things", hacking could cause "greater damage".

  • Forecasting growth with...the Irish Pub Index  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    David McWilliams, economist and author of "The Pope's Children: Ireland's New Elite", says his Irish Pub index is a "real indicator for real economics" of how easy it is to do business in a country.

  • Turkish economy beginning to heal: Pro  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Gary Greenberg, head of emerging markets at Hermes, says Turkey is a very good place to be in long-term but it¿s overbought in the short-term.

  • European market opens cautiously higher  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stocks saw a muted start on Tuesday after a sell off on Monday that saw bourses snap a nine-day winning streak.

  • M&A to pick up in 2014: Pro  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Dan Scott, head of event-driven research at Credit Suisse, says corporates' large cash holdings are best put to work to fund growth, given the low interest rate environment. This could give a boost to M&A activity.

  • What to expect from metal commodities  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, comments on Alcoa ahead of quarterly earnings and explains why commodities has been a "very unloved sector."

  • Why US markets are selling-off  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Chris Tinker, founder of Libra Investment Services, discusses the sell-off in U.S. markets and says it was not triggered by concern over the underlying economy.

  • Are peripheral bonds safe havens?  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    Lyn Graham Taylor, rates strategist at Rabobank, discusses European peripheral bonds and says that Spain and Italy are now safe havens due in part to outflows from emerging markets and ECB protection.

  • UK services exports hit record high  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 1:33 AM ET

    Export data are very positive for the U.K. because investors remain concerned that the recovery is too reliant on consumer spending and a decline in the savings ratio, CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports.

  • Central banks keep currencies stable: Pro  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Adam Cole, head of currency strategy at RBC, says central banks' forward guidance is the major factor in driving currency volatility down and explains why he¿s not as negative on the euro as the market seems to be.

  • French PM faces confidence vote  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 1:18 AM ET

    The new French prime minister, Manuel Valls, is to face a confidence vote on Tuesday as well as give further details on the Responsibility Pact and spending cuts, CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports.

  • Will Putin intervene in eastern Ukraine?  Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    Raoul Ruparel, head of economic research at Open Europe, says that the Ukrainian government remains in control despite fresh bouts of pro-Russian "rebellions."

  • UKIP attracts 'angry white old men': Pro  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Matthew Goodwin, associate professor of politics and international relations at the University of Nottingham, says British right-wing political party UKIP is connecting with "angry white old men".

  • Will plain packaging hit tobacco companies?  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Elaine Coverley, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses the impact that plain packaging could have on cigarette sales for big tobacco companies.

  • Europe opens lower after US selling  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stocks started the week in negative territory as sentiment turned sharply lower on Wall Street Friday with the Nasdaq narrowly avoiding its worst one-day loss this year.

  • QE on government bonds not useful in Europe: Pro  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, says quantitative easing on government bonds by the European Central Bank will not help the real economy.

  • Wienerberger eyeing 'bolt-on' acquisitions: CFO  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Willy Van Riet, CFO of Wienerberger, says the company is looking at "bolt-on" acquisitions to bolster the business in North America but is also focusing on organic growth.

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 13:00 - 16:00 SIN/HK
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  • 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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