Squawk Box Europe


  • Patrick Legland, global head of research at Societe Generale, says that in the next few months, Europe will have a series of catalysts for a good equity performance.

  • Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, says the European steel market is stabilizing and that margins in the mining sector are improving.

  • European recovery has continued: Pro     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Timo Del Carpio, European economist at RBC, discusses Europe's debt profile and says the stronger-than-expected GDP numbers out of France and Germany will help fiscal consolidation.

  • Michael Rodda, head of EMEA retail capital markets at Cushman & Wakefield, explains that the European retail property market is looking increasingly attractive.

  • European debt level is 'just too high': Pro     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, says that while the level of debt in the U.S. is sustainable due to the country's growth rate, the situation is different in Europe.

  • Italy's GDP to stay 'negative' for years?     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Philip Tyson, rates strategist at ICAP, discusses Italian fundamentals and says that growth could "potentially" stay negative for the next couple of years.

  • Geoff 'I see where you're coming from!'     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    Former Irish rugby union player Ronan O'Gara, sympathises with Geoff Cutmore by saying CNBC co-anchor Steve Sedgwick is one of the most difficult persons he's ever met.

  • ECB 'threat' still working: Pro     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Thu Lan Nguyen, EMEA foreign exchange strategist at Commerzbank, says that the subdued reaction to Italy's political woes is due to the ECB's "extremely good job."

  • Some banks will fail stress tests: Winters     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 1:05 AM ET

    Some banks will fail the European Central Bank's stress tests says Bill Winters, CEO of Renshaw Bay, adding that the ECB is very keen for them to be "credible".

  • Italy: Does Renzi even want the job?     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 3:50 AM ET

    Italian are waiting for Thursday's summit of the Democratic Party to see whether Prime Minister Enrico Letta will relinquish his position to Matteo Renzi, reports CNBC's Julia Chatterley.

  • Italy's Letta to resign on Friday?     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Wolfango Piccoli, managing director at Teneo Intelligence, expects Enrico Letta to resign on Friday to be replaced by Renzi, who could be the "right man" for the job but would face "phenomenal" challenges.

  • South Africa's Zuma 'under threat': Pro     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Tom Wilson, director of intelligence and analysis at Africapractice, highlights the challenges facing South Africa's president, Jacob Zuma, ahead of his state of the union address on Thursday.

  • Publicis hit by luxury over-exposure: CEO     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, says the group's over-exposure to luxury goods was one of the difficulties it faced in the previous quarter but says it should be a "temporary issue."

  • Why you should invest in CEE countries     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Eric Assimakopoulos, managing director at Revetas Capital, says that the CEE region is a good contrarian play offering "slow gradual gain."

  • The stress tests will provide clarity about the European banking environment and thus help the region's recovery says Lars Machenil, CFO at BNP Paribas.

  • European market opens lower     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stocks opened lower with a slew of corporate earnings releases giving investors plenty to think about.

  • 'Think contrarian': Pro     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Max King, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management, says investors should try to be contrarian by investing in oil, gold and emerging markets and that they should "be patient."

  • Insolvencies show strength of UK recovery?     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Adrian Doble, partner at FRP Advisory, tells CNBC that a cull in U.K zombie businesses is underway as with the rebound in the economy, companies that were over-indebted are struggling to meet higher orders.

  • Zurich Insurance CEO on profit miss     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Martin Senn, CEO of the Zurich Insurance Group, says the group's profit miss is due to restructuring charges and that it has "very strong cash flow" and "solid results."

  • Foster Wheeler deal is transformative: AMEC CEO     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 2:05 AM ET

    Samir Brikho, Amec CEO, discusses the group¿s earnings and its deal with Foster Wheeler, which he argues, will be the first time that an oil company will serve a client "through the whole value chain."

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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