Squawk Box Europe


  • 'Big dangers' still face UK economy: Ex-politician  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 3:30 AM ET

    John McFall, former chairman of the House of Commons Treasury Committee, says "too big to fail" banks are one of the biggest dangers to the U.K.'s economy.

  • John McFall, former chairman of the House of Commons Treasury Committee, says that neither U.S. or European regulators were aware of the financial crisis before it happened, so it is no surprise that the Bank of England did not see it coming.

  • Equities 'fragile' in the near-term: Here's why  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    Trevor Greetham, asset allocation director at Fidelity Worldwide, says political risks and stress on some companies from a low oil price will see stocks "fragile" in the short-term, but in the medium-term, the falling oil price will be a boost for equities.

  • Here's where the gold price is going in 2015  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:40 AM ET

    Carsten Fritsch, senior commodities and oil analyst at Commerzbank, says gold will settle at $1,250 by the end of the year after dipping in the second quarter of 2015.

  • ETFs: All the rage in 2015?  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:30 AM ET

    Ken Volpert, head of investments at Vanguard Europe, discusses why exchange traded funds (ETFs) have seen a big rise in popularity.

  • Neil Dwane, chief investment officer at Allianz Global Investors, says investors should look at European equities rather than bonds for a higher income.

  • Our 2014 dividend will be lower: Sainsbury's boss  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:10 AM ET

    John Rogers, CFO of J Sainsbury, says the company has been clear about its dividend strategy and expects it to be lower for 2014.

  • We compete toe-to-toe on price: Sainsbury's boss  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:10 AM ET

    John Rogers, CFO of J Sainsbury, says the company's price position has "never been better" in the face of tough competition from discount retailers such as Aldi and Lidl.

  • No sign of lows in oil price: Pro  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 1:30 AM ET

    Sandy Jadeja, chief market strategist at SignalPro, says oil will drop further before it rallies. Here are they key levels this technical strategist is forecasting.

  • BoE board: Asleep at the wheel during credit crisis?  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 1:15 AM ET

    The Bank of England's senior executives were guilty of complacency in the run-up to the country's credit crisis in 2007, new documents reveal. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.

  • Will the low oil price delay a Fed rate hike?  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 1:00 AM ET

    Marc Ostwald, strategist at ADM Investor Services, discusses what the low oil price could do to the timing of the U.S. Federal Reserve's first interest rate hike.

  • Running from zombies can make you fit. Really.  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 3:45 AM ET

    Adele Kirby, founder of Imaginactive, discusses her audio fitness regime where users are put into an apocalyptic scenario to help them work out. While Joe Kletz, creative director at Figure Digital, talks about the future of immersive technology.

  • Saudi Arabia will win this oil fight: Pro  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 3:30 AM ET

    John Sfakianakis, regional director for the GCC at Ashmore Investment Saudi Arabia, says Saudi Arabia will not cut oil production and the pull-back has to come from another country.

  • Europe opens higher; oil falls further  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened slightly higher Tuesday despite a continuing fall in oil prices that's weighed on market sentiment elsewhere.

  • UK general election could be a 'big mess': Pro  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    Jessica Ground, global head of stewardship at Schroders, and Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, discuss the risk to markets coming from the U.K. general election and the potential for a referendum on European Union membership.

  • Republicans to push Keystone XL Pipeline  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 2:40 AM ET

    Republicans are set to push the Keystone XL Pipeline agenda now that they have a fresh majority in Congress, CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports.

  • CES 2015: All about the 'Internet of things'?  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 2:30 AM ET

    George O'Connor, senior analyst at Panmure Gordon, discusses the big technology themes for 2015 with the "Internet of things" - or connected devices - likely to continue to grow.

  • Choppy markets to see IPOs pulled?  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 2:25 AM ET

    John West, ECM editor at Mergermarket / Dealreporter, discusses whether volatile markets will push companies to pull their initial public offerings.

  • Iran benefits from U.S. sanctions: Economist  Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 2:15 AM ET

    Saeed Laylaz, economist and former advisor to ex-Iranian President Mohammad Khatami, says Iran's government actually benefits from U.S-led sanctions because they provide a convenient excuse for the country's economic difficulties.

  • Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, says elections in some European countries, political tension in the U.S. and an "uncertain" monetary policy environment will lead to further market volatility in 2015.

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 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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