Squawk Box Europe


  • If WTI oil breaks $55 then buy: Pro  Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Discussing the charts, Yacine Kanoun, managing director at PivotHunters, says WTI oil is a good buy if it breaks $55.

  • Marie Diron, senior vice president in credit policy at Moody's, says Oman and Bahrain will be affected the most by a lower oil price in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

  • The big winner from lower oil: Tech stocks  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Ben Lichtenstein, president and founder of Traders Audio, says a lower oil price is likely to make more companies invest in technology, which will boost stocks in the sector.

  • Is Uber about to get banned in France?  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports on whether Uber could face a ban in France after the country's economy minister Emmanuel Macron said France doesn't want "crazy" drivers without licenses.

  • Japan? Banks? Gold? The best bets for 2015  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:50 AM ET

    Ewan Cameron Watt, chief investment strategist at BlackRock, discusses his best investment ideas for 2015.

  • We've delivered what the troika asked: Greek lawmaker  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Vassilis Kikilias, minister of public order and citizen protection for Greece, says he does not understand why the International Monetary Fund is "pushing back so hard" against Greece as the country has delivered what it has promised.

  • Greek election not a gamble for Samaras: Lawmaker  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    The snap presidential election in Greece is not a gamble for Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, Vassilis Kikilias, minister of public order and citizen protection for Greece, said.

  • Syriza has no economic alternative: Greek lawmaker  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Vassilis Kikilias, minister of public order and citizen protection for Greece, says left-wing opposition party Syriza is all talk and has no economic policies for the country.

  • Europe higher as oil bounces back; ECB data eyed  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stock markets were higher as a bounce in oil prices helped sentiment ahead of a key data release from the European Central Bank (ECB).

  • China a 'cheap' market: Pro  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Alan Higgins, chief U.K. investment officer at Coutts, says China is a cheap market with high dividends, making it attractive for investors.

  • Europe inflation issues 'misdiagnosed': Pro  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Markus Schomer, chief economist at PineBridge Investments, says low inflation in the euro zone is good for the bloc's economy as it increases competitiveness.

  • TLTRO auction will be a 'huge failure': Pro  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Markus Schomer, chief economist at PineBridge Investments, says the European Central Bank's TLTRO program is "ill-designed" and will be a "huge failure".

  • Is India the best emerging market bet?  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Michael Kelly, global head of asset allocation at Pinebridge Investments, says he likes Indian assets because of the reformist agenda of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • Will gold shine bright in 2015?  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Matthew Turner, precious metals analyst at Macquarie Securities, says he is "cautiously bullish" on gold with Indian and Chinese demand to return and U.S. interest rates likely to peak at lower levels than the market expects.

  • If TLTRO fails, ECB will need to buy more assets: Pro  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Robert Kuenzel, euro area economist at Daiwa Capital Markets, says if the TLTRO does not live up to its hype, then the European Central Bank will have to think about buying more assets through a quantitative easing program.

  • Hong Kong police move to clear protesters  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:25 AM ET

    Hong Kong police have begun clearing out pro-democracy protesters from sites around the city, Emily Tan reports.

  • What to expect from the Russian central bank  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Liza Ermolenko, emerging Europe economist at Capital Economics, says the Central Bank of Russia will hike interest rates by 100 basis points, but the country will stop short of capital controls to halt the fall of the ruble.

  • Ukraine: IMF finds $15B black hole in finances Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 4:02 AM ET

    A further $15 billion may be needed to bailout struggling Ukraine, which seems ever closer to economic disaster.

  • UK challenger banks need level playing field: CEO  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Paul Lynam, CEO of Secure Trust Bank, says big U.K. banks have unfair advantages which leave smaller challengers struggling to compete.

  • Black Friday sparks concerns over margins: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Chris Chaviaras, analyst at Barclays, says heavy discounting during Black Friday could push retailers' margins lower than expected.

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  • 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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  • 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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