Squawk Box Europe


  • Abdalla Salem El-Badri, secretary general of OPEC, says oil oversupply is not more than 600,000 to 700,000 barrels per day and the fundamentals of the market do not justify falling oil prices.

  • Checking in with HotelTonight CEO  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 3:50 AM ET

    Sam Shank, founder and CEO of HotelTonight, discusses how the company competes in the highly competitive booking app space.

  • We trust the ECB: Portuguese politician  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Bruno Maçães, Secretary of State for European affairs for Portugal, says the European Central Bank has delivered on its commitment to help the euro zone economy but further structural reform is needed.

  • 'Misperception' over Samsung stock: Pro  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 3:20 AM ET

    Alexis Dawance, head of equities at MFM Mirante, says Samsung is a "powerhouse" and a much bigger company than just a smartphone maker.

  • French banks 'attractive' despite economy: Pro  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Guy De Blonay, fund manager at Jupiter Asset Management, says the valuation of French banks is "attractive" despite the economic pain in the country.

  • Europe opens lower ahead of ECB decision  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened lower on Thursday as markets turn cautious ahead of the European Central Bank's policy meeting.

  • US tech wave can't be a bubble: Angel investor  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 2:50 AM ET

    David Tisch, managing partner at BoxGroup, finds it hard to believe that there is a huge tech bubble in the US. He says "the technology wave that's happening in America is happening at such a rapid pace to think that there's just this gigantic bubble"

  • Bank lending to SMEs still not there: Study  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    High-growth U.K. small businesses generated 36 percent of U.K. growth in the last year, according to a new report. But Simon Rogerson, CEO of Octopus Investments, who commissioned the study, says "much as they are showing growth and they have the prospects", bank funding for SMEs is still not there.

  • What to expect from the ECB meeting  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Annette Weisbach discusses what to expect from the European Central Bank meeting on Thursday and whether President Mario Draghi will announce any change in policy.

  • Oil majors need Brent at $110 per barrel: Pro  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    Michele Della Vigna, head of European energy research at Goldman Sachs, says big oil companies need Brent crude at $110 per barrel to cover capital expenditure and dividend costs, but adds the oil price will remain under pressure in 2015.

  • UK will need more austerity: Pro  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Michael Browne, fund manager at Martin Currie, says the U.K. will need a "period of austerity" in 2015 to rein in spending.

  • User growth 'number one concern': Twitter exec  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:50 AM ET

    Wayne Chang, global head of development experience at Twitter, says user growth is the "number one concern" for the social media company.

  • Siemens CEO on Germany slowdown  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:43 AM ET

    Joe Kaeser, CEO of Siemens, says that despite Germany's economy being strong the company does see some slowdown in the economy.

  • Not concerned about oil price: Siemens CEO  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Joe Kaeser, CEO of Siemens, says he is not concerned that the falling oil price will weaken demand for the company's wind turbine generation technology.

  • Acquisitions show US focus: Siemens CEO  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Joe Kaeser, CEO of Siemens, says the company's recent acquisitions show the U.S. is an "important market".

  • Siemens CEO on continuing health care carve up  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Joe Kaeser, CEO of Siemens, says there is "strategic rationale" behind continuing to carve up the company's health care businesses.

  • We are 'resilient' in Russia: Soc Gen deputy CEO  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Severin Cabannes, deputy CEO of Société Générale, says a worsening economic situation in Russia has not had a "significant impact" on the bank's activities.

  • We can trust Draghi: SocGen deputy CEO  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Severin Cabannes, deputy CEO of Société Générale, says the European Central Bank is "doing the right job" but countries need to enact structural reform.

  • Rift in the ECB governing council?  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports on the clashes within the European Central Bank's governing council over the direction of monetary policy.

  • ECB stress tests 'very serious': SocGen deputy CEO  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Severin Cabannes, deputy CEO of Société Générale, says the European Central Bank's stress tests were credible and will increase confidence in the region's banking system.

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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