Squawk Box Europe


  • How can Russia's central bank stop the ruble's fall?  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Luis Costa, head of CEEMEA FX and rates strategy at Citi, says the Central Bank of Russia has reacted too slow to the declining currency and needs to intervene in the FX market to halt the ruble's fall.

  • Capital controls next step in ruble downfall?  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, says it is likely that Russia will impose capital controls in order to stem the decline of the ruble.

  • Greece in a 'national crisis': Business group  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Speaking ahead of the first round of voting in the Greek presidential election, Konstantinos Michalos, president of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, says the country is facing a "national crisis" and needs a "national coalition" of the major political parties.

  • New Cold War won't happen: SocGen CEO  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Société Générale, says it is in the common interest of the European Union, Russia and Ukraine to resolve the conflict.

  • Samaras acting like he doesn't want election win: ex-MP  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Elena Panaritis, founder of Thought 4 Action and former PASOK MP, says that Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is not strongly supporting his candidate for the presidential election.

  • Greek presidential election: Why it matters  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Chatterley explains how tonight's Greek's presidential vote will work and what it could mean for the country's government.

  • What was really behind the ruble's plummet?  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, discusses the catalysts for the rapid decline of the Russian ruble.

  • Euro will fall to $1.10 in 12 months: Pro  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, says policy divergence between the European Central Bank and U.S. Federal reserve will see euro/dollar fall to $1.10 in 12 months.

  • UK banks 'safer and sounder' after stress test: BoE  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    Andrew Bailey, deputy governor for prudential regulation at the Bank of England and CEO of the Prudential Regulation Authority, says the U.K.'s banking system can withstand "severe shock" after the stress tests.

  • BoE deputy governor on economic risks  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    Andrew Bailey, deputy governor for prudential regulation at the Bank of England and CEO of the Prudential Regulation Authority, discusses the biggest risks facing the British economy.

  • Brent below $60: Prepare for 'dramatic' spending cuts Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 5:59 AM ET

    As Brent crude fell below $60 per barrel on Tuesday, analysts warned of a "dramatic" cut in industry investment which could hit future supply.

  • Still 'big issues' after BoE stress tests: Ex-MP  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    John McFall, former chairman of the House of Commons Treasury Select Committee, says too big to fail is still an issue for British banks following the Bank of England's stress tests.

  • Apple has had a 'monster year': Pro  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Ben Rogoff, fund manager at Polar Capital Partners, says Apple CEO Tim Cook has done well following the death of Steve Jobs, with a promising upgrade cycle ahead.

  • Will a Santa rally face roadblocks?  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Gautam Batra, investment strategist at Signia Wealth, says there is strong downside momentum in equities amid a tightening of U.S. Federal Reserve policy.

  • BT paying more for EE than O2, but its worth it: Pro  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Dario Talmesio, practice leader at Ovum, says BT is looking to buy EE as it has a better network than O2.

  • Looking for dividend? Retail stocks are key  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, says there is a "risk of de-rating" in staples, and investors should look at food and general retail companies offering a high dividend yield.

  • Co-op Bank fails Bank of England stress tests  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Co-operative Bank has failed a key test of how it would perform in a financial crisis by the Bank of England. CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi discusses the results and what it means for Britain's banks.

  • Will gold ever regain its shine?  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    Guy Wolf, global head of market analytics at Marex Spectron, and Beat Wittmann, senior advisor at Raiffeisen Switzerland, discuss why there is "no place for gold" in today's trading environment.

  • ECB QE will drag peripheral yields lower: Pro  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Iain Stealey, fixed income fund manager at JPMorgan Asset Management, says quantitative easing by the European Central Bank will happen and this will force yields on bonds in the periphery lower.

  • Oil could be back at $100 by end of 2015: Pro  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:25 AM ET

    Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says that the oil price could push $100 by the end of 2015, given the potential for a bounce back in demand.

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 13:00 - 16:00 SIN/HK
    Monday - Friday 16:00 - 19:00 SYD
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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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