Squawk Box Europe


  • US tightening will hit all assets: BofAML  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Barnaby Martin, european credit strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, says the positive effects of U.S. Federal Reserve stimulus measures will go into reverse as the central bank tightens monetary policy.

  • Greek issues won't stop ECB QE: BoFAML  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Gilles Moec, head of developed Europe economics at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says renewed problems in Greece's economy won't be enough to stop the European Central Bank pushing ahead with further stimulus measures.

  • Brexit biggest challenge to EU since birth of euro: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 2:25 AM ET

    Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank, says a potential U.K. exit from the European Union could be the biggest challenge to the bloc since the beginning of the single currency.

  • Chinese yuan could devalue 20%: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank explains why the Chinese currency could devalue 20 percent.

  • Don't expect a bump in oil price in 2015: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Oil markets will remain oversupplied in 2015 with demand not matching supply, according to Abhishek Deshpande, oil and gas analyst at Natixis.

  • Greek governments have spent too much: Ex-PM  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 2:05 AM ET

    Former Greek Prime Minister Costas Simitis, says that successive governments have spent too much money.

  • U.S. will do worse than expected in 2015: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    The U.S. economy will underperform expectations while the euro zone will see a broader recovery with peripheral countries coming to the fore, according to Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank.

  • Oil stocks will see 'massive correction' in 2015: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    The U.S. energy sector will need a bailout and oil and mining stocks will see a "massive correction" due to a low oil price, Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank says.

  • People think the American dream is dead: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Protests in Ferguson over the killing of Michael Brown are due to a poor economic situation in the town, Morris Reid, managing director at Mercury and Democratic Strategist, adding that middle-class white Americans feel the American Dream is dead.

  • 'Good, but not epic': EY on 2014 IPOs  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Maria Pinelli, global vice chair of strategic growth markets at EY, says this year's IPO market is softer than anticipated going into the year end, but mergers and acquisitions remain strong.

  • US banks stronger than Europe's: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    European banks haven't uncovered all their issues, according to, Michael Yoshikami, founder and CEO of Destination Wealth Management, adding the shaky euro zone economy presents an uncertain future for region's lenders.

  • 'Wise' for Samaras to call election: Ex-Greek PM  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Former Greek Prime Minister Costas Simitis, says the snap elections called by current Prime Minister Antonis Samaras will create more political stability for the country's future.

  • Will the IMF bring Ukraine in from the cold? Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 12:22 PM ET

    As the Ukraine and IMF begin fresh talks over a $17 billion aid package, a central bank official told CNBC that he hopes more aid can revive the economy.

  • Greek stocks crash on snap election fears Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    Greece's stock market crashed on Tuesday and bond yields spiked after the country's government announced a snap presidential vote.

  • Markets are wrong, I'm long yuan: Pro  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Stuart Oakley, global head of emerging markets FX trading and head of macro trading for EMEA at Nomura, says the People's Bank of China will not depreciate the currency as an easing measure.

  • John Strickland, director of JLS Consulting, says that because of airline hedging policies, the cheaper oil price will not filter through to passengers.

  • European shares opened sharply lower on Tuesday, tracking declines in global markets as oil prices continued to fall.

  • Why you should worry about a China slowdown  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Jonathan Bell, chief investment officer at Stanhope Capital, says the slowdown in Chinese economic growth will be a "painful" but necessary adjustment.

  • The announcement of a Greek presidential election is a "good event" as people are fed up with austerity policies, left-wing Syriza lawmaker John Milios says.

  • Exchanges will benefit from dark pool rules: CEO  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Urs Rüegsegger, CEO of Six Group, says new financial regulation will see activity move from dark pools onto regulated platforms like exchanges.

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
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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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