Squawk Box Europe


  • Christmas trade: Battle of the Retailers  Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 2:56 AM ET

    Christmas is the busiest time of year for most retailers, but which British stores had the best performance?

  • ING insurance IPO is 'on track': CFO  Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Patrick Flynn, CFO of ING, says the insurance arm is on track for an IPO this year and this is a "positive step".

  • UK supermarkets: The winners and losers  Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Rahul Sharma, founder and managing director at Neev Capital, discusses the problems facing British supermarkets and who is taking the lead in the sector.

  • Euro zone equities could be the ones to watch: Pro  Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group, says supportive policy from the European Central Bank could push euro zone equities higher.

  • Bond yields will rise over next few years: Pro  Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Craig Veysey, head of fixed income at Sanlam Private Investments, says bond yields in the U.S. and U.K. will rise over the next few years as the market prices in expectations of an interest rate rise.

  • ECB to take action 'in next couple of months': Pro  Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Joerg Kraemer, chief economist at Commerzbank, says the European Central Bank is likely to take action to increase bank lending in the near future.

  • Euro underperformance set to continue?  Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says a euro/dollar move lower could be driven by the sell-off in the euro and dollar buying.

  • Danone to sue Fonterra over baby formula recall  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    French food group Danone has said it will sue New Zealand's Fonterra following a contamination scare that sparked the recall of infant milk formula across Asia.

  • EM buying not enough to boost gold: Pro  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, says the macroeconomic concerns that caused investors to pour money into gold are no longer there and emerging market demand alone will not boost the price of the precious metal.

  • Private sector consumption in US will increase: Pro  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Mads Koefoed, head of macro strategy at Saxo Bank, says private sector consumption in the U.S. will increase this year as the effect of the automatic taxation measures caused by sequestration are beginning to fade.

  • European shares open higher, unemployment data ahead  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European equities opened higher on Wednesday ahead of further euro zone data that could prompt the European Central Bank (ECB) to change its monetary policy on Thursday.

  • Back to basics: What are key investment metrics?  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbones, and Michael Browne, fund manager at Martin Currie, discuss the key criteria for investment and what metrics to look out for.

  • Europe vs US: Where are the best stocks?  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Mike Thompson, managing director and head of global markets intelligence at S&P Capital IQ, and Michael Browne, fund manager at Martin Currie, discuss equity valuations in Europe and the U.S.

  • Edi Truell, CEO of Tungsten Corporation, said the e-invoicing company is investing and expanding into India and Brazil.

  • Core European bonds to outperform Treasurys: Pro  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Kevin Adams, head of the institutional fixed income team at Henderson Global Investors, says divergence in central bank action in Europe and the U.S. will mean core European bonds will outperform U.S. Treasurys.

  • Are French unions too excessive?  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Vincenzo Scarpetta, political analyst at Open Europe, discusses whether French unions are too excessive after the "boss-napping" incident at a Goodyear tyre factory.

  • Gold will be on the up despite stronger dollar: Pro  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Tim McCullough, technical strategist at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, says that gold could see a long-term rise after its recent rout, despite a stronger U.S. dollar.

  • John Strickland, director of JLS Consulting, says long-haul flights still remain difficult for low-cost carriers to do successfully.

  • Munich Re expects more natural disasters  Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 3:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports that Munich Re is expecting more natural catastrophe's in the future, especially tropical storms.

  • Will Japanese stocks outperform in 2014?  Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Alan Miller, founding partner at SCM Private, and Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, discuss the prospect for Japanese stocks and the yen in 2014.

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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