Squawk Box Europe


  • Investing in Africa is not 'trouble-free': Pro  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Miguel Azevedo, head of Africa investment banking at Citi, says Africa provides the best returns in the whole world but investing in the region is not "trouble-free".

  • European markets open lower amid Ukraine tensions  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European markets opened lower across the board Friday, as Ukrainian pro-Russian secessionists plan to continue with a referendum this weekend, despite Russian President Vladimir Putin asking them to call it off.

  • Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbones, says he is moving money from Spanish bonds to gilts as the U.K. gears up for an interest rate hike.

  • 'Difficult year' for Latin America ahead: Pro  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Jonathan Wood, associate director at Control Risks, says it will be a "difficult year" for Latin America as the region is exposed to normalizing monetary policy in the U.S. and slowing growth in China.

  • Strong euro is 'hurting': DSM CFO  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Rolf-Dieter Schwalb, CFO of DSM, says the strong euro is "hurting" corporates in Europe.

  • Alibaba structure a 'concern' for investors: Pro  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Antoine Chemali, CIO at Digital World Capital, says Alibaba's governance and share structure is a "concern" for investors looking to buy shares in the company when it goes public.

  • Expect to see more politics in M&A: Pro  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Larry Hatheway, chief economist at UBS Investment Bank, says the political involvement in Pfizer's bid for Astrazeneca will continue and there will be similar instances ahead.

  • Turkey's instability will grow: Pro  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Fadi Hakura, Turkey analyst at Chatham House, says instability in Turkey will continue as current prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan eyes up the presidency.

  • Russia wants Ukraine federalized: Pro  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Otilia Dhand, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says Russia is interested in seeing Ukraine federalized rather than sending in troops to East Ukraine.

  • S&P raises Portugal's credit outlook  Friday, 9 May 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says ratings agencies are "behind the curve" after S&P raised Portugal's credit outlook to stable from negative.

  • Markets 'playing chicken' with ECB over euro: Pro  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 7:50 AM ET

    Philippe Gijsels, chief investment officer at BNP Paribas Fortis Group, says the euro/dollar is likely push higher before the European Central Bank cuts interest rates further,

  • ECB leaves main interest rate unchanged, euro spikes  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 7:45 AM ET

    The European Central Bank kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 0.25 percent on Thursday. Julian Callow, founder of Catalyst Economics, gives his reaction.

  • 'More pain to come' for Morrisons: Pro  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 7:03 AM ET

    Bruno Monteyne, senior European food retail analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, says there will be no major improvement from Morrisons after it posted very weak results.

  • Construction demand increasing: Pro  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Adrian Ringrose, CEO of Interserve, says demand in the construction industry in the U.K. is picking up but is coming off a low base.

  • Companies involved in M&A outperform S&P: Pro  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    David Lebovitz, global market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, discusses how the flurry of M&A deals has helped companies outperform the S&P500.

  • Europe markets open higher as Ukraine tensions ease  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European markets opened higher on Thursday, after a controversial referendum in Ukraine was called off and following upbeat earnings from BT and Adecco.

  • Barclays CEO defends bonus increase  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    Antony Jenkins, CEO of Barclays, says the company wanted to "protect" the people it wanted to keep in its investment bank after the bank raised bonuses in the face of criticism.

  • Barclays will ax 7,000 jobs in its investment bank division by 2016, but CEO Anthony Jenkins said it was the "right time" to reposition the bank.

  • Britain could do well outside the EU: Pro  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Roger Bootle, managing director at Capital Economics, says Britain's economy will perform well even if it exits the European Union.

  • We love the cloud: Sage CEO  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    Guy Berruyer, CEO of The Sage Group, says the cloud is a subscription business which is a good model for the company's 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 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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