Squawk Box Europe


  • FX price action mirroring 2007 bubbles: Pro  Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, says the rise of euro/dollar and cable echoes the bubble of the 2007 foreign exchange market.

  • Russian economy struggling for years: Rusbase CEO  Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 12:55 AM ET

    Alena Popova, CEO of Rusbase, says the Russian economy has been struggling for years and the Ukraine crisis has scared investors.

  • Urs Rüegsegger, group CEO of Six Group, says high frequency trading within the rules is not a concern, but "dark pools" are a concern.

  • Euronext of 'strategic relevance': Six Group CEO  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Urs Rüegsegger, group CEO of Six Group, says the Euronext stock exchange is of "strategic relevance" to the Six Group, but the company has not put an offer in to buy it.

  • European banks would fail US stress test: Pro  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 3:25 AM ET

    Daniel Lacalle, senior portfolio manager at Ecofin, and James Butterfill, global equity strategist at Coutts, discuss the European banking sector and whether banks would be able to pass a U.S. stress test.

  • Europe opens higher ahead of data; ECB watched  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stocks opened higher on Tuesday ahead of a slew of economic data due out from the euro zone.

  • FCA boss admits mistakes in insurance inquiry  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports on the troubles at the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority, after leaks about an insurance inquiry lead to huge sell-offs in insurance stocks.

  • Eurogroup president Jeroen Dijsselbloem, says he shares the optimism of the Greek government after it passed a key economic package to release more bailout money, but it is too early to say when the country can exit the program.

  • Farmers turning from corn to soy: Pro  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Kona Haque, head of agricultural research at Macquarie Group, discusses why farmers are moving towards growing soy.

  • Izumi Devalier, Japan economist at HSBC, says the consumption tax hike in Japan will cause a "sharp" drop in growth in the second quarter.

  • US political uncertainty 'scary' for SMEs: Pro  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, says debates over the debt ceiling and the U.S. government shutdown have been "scary" for small- and medium-sized businesses.

  • Heat off periphery bond yields: Pro  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    John Wraith, senior rates strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says lower U.S. bond yields have pushed investors to European periphery bonds.

  • Chinese stimulus would increase debt: Pro  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Miranda Carr, head of China research at NSBO, says stimulus in China would increase debt in the country and the government needs to focus on reforming the economy.

  • France's Hollande appoints Valls as PM  Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports on the significance of Manuel Valls appointment as the prime minister of France.

  • 'Global distortion' in asset allocation: Pro  Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Jerome Booth, author of "Emerging Markets in an Upside Down World", says there is a misconception that emerging markets are riskier than their developed world counterparts, creating a "massive global distortion" in asset allocation.

  • French debt: Why is it so popular?  Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Michael Krautzberger, head of euro fixed income at Blackrock Asset Management, discusses why France is the top country he is exposed to.

  • Hollande will be forced into policy change: Pro  Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Howard Davies, professor at Sciences Po, says issues in France such as high unemployment will force president Francois Hollande into a policy change.

  • Vitaly Nesis, CEO of Polymetal, says the gold price will find further support as miners cut production, but he is "worried" about the industry's slow reaction to the gold price decline.

  • Europe shares open higher after elections  Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stocks opened higher Monday after municipal elections in France with investors looking ahead to a rate decision by the European Central Bank (ECB) this week.

  • Overweight EM assets a 'bridge too far': Pro  Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Maarten-Jan Bakkum, senior emerging markets strategist at ING Investment Management, says 2014 could be the year things start "unraveling" in China, making an overweight position on emerging market assets a "bridge too far".

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
    New Zealand
    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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