Squawk Box Europe


  • Reduce position in EM debt: Pro     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Bhanu Baweja, global head of emerging markets research at UBS, says investors should reduce their position in emerging currency debt, which has probably peaked after a "very good run."

  • Bonds: Favor Spain over Italy?     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Peter Chatwell, interest rate strategist at Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, highlights that the latest Treasurys auction "wasn't particularly strong" and explains why he likes European periphery bonds.

  • Constantin Gurdgiev, professor of finance at Trinity College Dublin, says the European Commission probe into Apple¿s European taxes is only the beginning and discusses the ramifications for the Irish economy.

  • Currencies: All about central banks?     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Ulrich Leuchtmann, head of foreign exchange research at Commerzbank, discusses currencies and explains why the U.S. dollar should outperform the euro.

  • Steady as she goes' for oil market: Pro     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Bill Farren-Price, CEO of Petroleum Policy Intelligence, says only Iran could surprise the oil supply side in the coming six months and discusses Iraqui oil.

  • Europe entrepreneurs' top advice     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:22 AM ET

    Europe's top tech entrepreneurs reveal to CNBC what their best advice is for their fellow entrepreneurs on how to get funding and seek investors.

  • European start-ups 'on a roll': Pro     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:20 AM ET

    Saul Klein, partner at Index Ventures, says that start-ups coming out of Europe and Israel are "on a high" after a few tough years.

  • Why you should be overweight equities     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Chris Godding, CIO at Signia Wealth, says that the global economic momentum is at a "turning point" and that it's favorable for equities.

  • European market opens lower     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares had another muted start on Wednesday, failing to find any real momentum after a quiet session in Asia and the U.S.

  • Jean-Claude Trichet on BNP Paribas fine     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:42 AM ET

    It is "not normal" that both sides of the Atlantic do not have the same set of rules, says Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president, commenting on the BNP Paribas fine.

  • Some OPEC countries 'are struggling': Expert     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Johannes Benigni, managing director at JBC Energy, says some OPEC countries are struggling and that the oil market has "a lot of upset potential" at the moment.

  • Real economy not 'working correctly': Trichet     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:37 AM ET

    The real economy is not "functioning correctly", says former ECB President, Jean-Claude Trichet, and governments must continue to implement structural reforms.

  • ECB action is 'justified' : Trichet     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    The ECB latest action are "absolutely justified", and Mario Draghi must continue to send strong messages to governments and the private sector says Jean-Claude Trichet, former ECB president.

  • Can Dilma Roussef reform Brazil?     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Craig Botham, emerging markets economist at Schroders, describes Brazil's leader, Dilma Roussef, as a "short-termist" and says that the outlook for the country's economy would worsen if she was re-elected in October.

  • Flybe still a 'lot to do': CEO     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:05 AM ET

    Saad Hammad, Flybe CEO says the group returned to profitability and should continue to deliver on its cost-saving program.

  • Investors to start 'fighting the Fed': Pro     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Grant Peterkin, fixed income strategist at Lombard Odier, says the U.S. yield curve should start flattening and discusses European periphery bonds.

  • Are tech valuations too high?     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:44 AM ET

    Europe's top tech entrepreneurs tell CNBC at the "Europa" Tech Awards whether they believe valuations are too high for tech stocks.

  • Taxi drivers strike across Europe     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Justin Peters, founder and CEO of Kabee, discusses London's black cab strikes on Thursday against new entrants such as Uber.

  • Diezani Alison-Madueke, Nigeria's oil minister, denies that Nigeria is lobbying for her to become OPEC's secretary-general but says it would be "wonderful" to get the job.

  • World Bank cuts global growth forecast     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Luis Costa, emerging market strategist at Citi, says that growth in the second half of 2014 will come from the developed world rather than from emerging markets.

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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