Squawk Box Europe


  • Laurence Parisot, chairwoman of MEDEF, tells CNBC that in a few weeks from now France will have a less rigid labour market, following a deal with the trade unions.

  • Don't Short Equities Now: Pro     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Frederic Aubel, Institutional equity sales trader at Global Equities, tells CNBC that he would not go short on equities now as the central banks are there as a back-up.

  • European Markets Open Lower     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open, where the UK markets are closed for a bank holiday weekend.

  • Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, tells CNBC that every country who has ever tried Keyne's policy has failed, including Japan.

  • We Are Not Communists: French Lawmaker     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 2:30 AM ET

    Karine Berger, Member of Parliament for the French Socialist Party, tells CNBC that the French socialist government is company friendly, business friendly and market friendly.

  • Luxury in a Super Cycle Phase: Pro     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Pierre Yves Gauthier, founding partner at AlphaValue, tells CNBC that luxury is in a super cycle phase and is only hitting a small peak with the end of the Chinese gifting luxury goods.

  • Europeans 'Are Born Blind': Economist     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates and Steve Sedgwick have a heated debate about whether Europe can be blamed for Britain's problems.

  • Francois Mallet, managing director of Kepler Capital Markets, tells CNBC that the CAC has done well, up almost 20 percent in a year, which shows the French local concern is not the concern of the markets.

  • France Needs Business to Invest: Pro     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 1:45 AM ET

    Ludovic Subran, chief economist at Euler Hermes, tells CNBC the problem in France is a lack of investment in the economy which then translates into a lack of jobs.

  • Eric Chaney, chief economist at AXA Group, tells CNBC that the decisions taken by the Hollande government have been 'all wrong' for the French economy.

  • Resistance! Thousands of French Protest Austerity Sunday, 5 May 2013 | 4:52 PM ET
    ean-Luc Melenchon, leader of Front de Gauche (Left Front) left wing party, gestures as he gives a speech on May 5, 2013 in Paris, during a demonstration called by him to protest 'against the austerity, against the finance and to ask for a Sixth Republic'.

    Ten of thousands of French protesters marched to denounce austerity on Sunday to mark the end of President Francois Hollande's first year in office.

  • According toThis Author You Can Have It All     Friday, 3 May 2013 | 3:45 AM ET

    Do you want to be extremely successful, while living a great life, with time for family, friends and hobbies? Martin Bjergegaard, entrepreneur at Winning Without Losing, makes the case for how.

  • Simon Weeden, head of European telecoms research at Citi, tells CNBC that if he could choose two disruptive technologies that could have the most impact, it would be solar power and 3D printing.

  • European Markets Open Higher     Friday, 3 May 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Karen Tso takes you through the European market open where stocks have come in higher.

  • Find Out Why ECB's Nowotny Moved the Euro     Friday, 3 May 2013 | 2:39 AM ET

    Ewald Nowotny, member of the Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB), tells CNBC that markets over interpreted the possibility of negative deposit rates and there is no specific plan in that direction.

  • UK Service Sector Exports Strong: Expert     Friday, 3 May 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    John Longworth, director general of the British Chambers of Commerce, tells CNBC that the exports for the service sector are strong in the United Kingdom, but manufacturing has tailed off.

  • ECB's Liikanen: We're Ready and Able to Act     Friday, 3 May 2013 | 2:10 AM ET

    Erkki Liikanen, ECB board member, tells CNBC that took action in yesterday's ECB meeting and they are ready and able to act again.

  • Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, tells CNBC that the British government probably won't get out of RBS and Lloyds before the next election.

  • Buy Spain & Italy's Ten Year Paper: Pro     Friday, 3 May 2013 | 1:45 AM ET

    Richard McGuire, senior fixed income strategist at Rabobank, tells CNBC that the trading opportunities after the ECB announcement will see spreads tighten yet further against a backwash of liquidity.

  • Richard Iley, chief economist for Asia at BNP Paribas, tells CNBC there are no surprises in India¿s rate cut but moving forward the Reserve Bank of India's room for manoeuvre will be limited.

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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