Squawk Box Europe


  • 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.

  • Claus Raidl, president of the Austrian Central Bank, says Russia is still a good market for Austrian banks despite the political tensions over the past few months.

  • 'Big bang' reform needed from next Indian PM: Pro  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    Andrew Holland, CEO of Ambit Investment Advisors, says "big bang" reform is needed in India from the next government to bring confidence back to the economy.

  • Australia has gas 'fortunes' in ground: Santos  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    James Baulderstone, vice-president of Eastern Australia at Santos, says Australia has gas resources in the ground but companies need to innovate to take advantage of it.

  • China stimulus: How effective can it be?  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist at Diapason Commodities Management, discusses the impact that the new stimulus package unveiled by the Chinese government will have on the country's economy.

  • 20% correction in US equities ahead: Pro  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Michael Gallagher, director of research at IdeaGlobal, says the reality of the end of quantitative easing in the U.S. and the timing of the first rate hike will cause a repricing in Treasurys and a 10-20 percent correction in U.S. equities.

  • It's a 'historical moment' for Italy: ex-Fin Min  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    Former Italian finance minister Vittorio Grilli, says Italy is in need of an "intense" reform agenda under the energetic government of Matteo Renzi.

  • Can Europe cut its reliance on Russian gas?  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    Andrew Lantham, vice-president of exploration research at Wood Mackenzie, discusses domestic gas exploration in Europe and whether it will be enough to offset its reliance on Russia.

  • $1 billion M&A deals to double: EY  Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Pip McCrostie, global vice-chair of Transaction Advisory Services at EY, says companies are placing emphasis on "quality" rather than "volume" when considering a merger and acquisition deal.

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
    Monday - Friday 16:00 - 19:00 SYD
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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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