Squawk Box Europe


  • Does Putin care about the economy?  Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 1:50 AM ET

    Liza Ermolenko, emerging Europe economist at Capital Economics, says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has high popularity levels meaning he can put aside economic measures.

  • U.S. President Barack Obama said that 1,500 more troops will be deployed in Iraq to battle ISIS militants. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on whether this could signal "mission creep".

  • John Cridland, director general of the CBI, says he has doubts over Labour's market intervention policies which could "choke off" investment.

  • UK needs to cut taxes: CBI chief  Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    John Cridland, director general of the CBI, says cutting taxes is the best way to generate more tax revenues.

  • Catalonia vote 'symbolic, illegal': Pro  Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Independent economist Edward Hugh, says the non-binding independence referendum in Catalonia was "illegal" but shows the defiant mood in the Spanish region.

  • Catalonia referendum: 80% back independence  Sunday, 9 Nov 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    More than 80 percent of Catalans voted for independence on Sunday, in an informal and non-binding referendum that was not backed by central government.

  • Swiss Re strong despite weakening market: CFO  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 3:50 AM ET

    David Cole, CFO of Swiss Re, says that the business remains strong despite a softening natural catastrophe market.

  • We need stable oil price: OPEC chief  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 3:50 AM ET

    Abdallah Salem El-Badri, secretary general of OPEC, says he is worried that the low oil price will have a negative impact on investment in oil projects.

  • UK's EU bill 'unacceptable': Chancellor  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 3:40 AM ET

    U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne says the 2.1 billion euros ($2.6 billion) requested by the European Union is "unacceptable".

  • The Catalonian government will push ahead with a symbolic independence referendum on Sunday, despite a court ruling against it. Josep Suarez, U.K. delegate for the government of Catalonia, says the vote will create the base for negotiations with the central government in Madrid.

  • 'Optimistic' on EU renewable policy: Vestas CEO  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Anders Runevad, CEO of Vestas, says he is optimistic on the European Union's renewable energy policy.

  • European shares opened slightly higher on Friday, buoyed by the European Central Bank, as investors looked ahead to U.S. jobs data.

  • Fed hawkishness the 'fly in the ointment': Pro  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Gautam Batra, investment strategist at Signia Wealth, says recent hawkishness from the U.S. Federal Reserve could be the "fly in the ointment" for markets.

  • 'Relax': OPEC chief on falling oil price  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Abdalla el-Badri, secretary general of OPEC, says consumers and producers are "panicking" over the falling oil price and need to "relax".

  • ISIS is a problem: OPEC chief  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Abdalla el-Badri, secretary general of OPEC, says the ISIS problem needs to solved quickly as it will affect production and investment appetite for oil.

  • 'Discomfort' in markets with price moves: Pro  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    Bob Janjuah, co-head of cross-asset allocation strategy at Nomura, says that there is "discomfort" among investors with how the markets have traded in the past two to three weeks.

  • UK won't face energy blackout: National Grid CEO  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:05 AM ET

    Steve Holliday, CEO of National Grid, says the company has the right tools to make sure that energy demands during the winter are met.

  • Upmarket tonic water maker goes public  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Tim Warrillow, co-founder and CEO of Fever Tree, the British high-end soft drinks maker, discusses the company's initial public offering and how a "gap in the market" led to the founding of the company.

  • Brussels anti-austerity protests turn violent  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Belgian riot police used tear gas and water cannons to quell anti-austerity protests in Brussels on Thursday.

  • Vallourec's Brazil exposure a 'great asset': CFO  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 1:25 AM ET

    Olivier Mallet, CFO of Vallourec, says that the company's partnership with Brazilian oil firm Petrobras is a "great asset" despite warning earlier this year that profits would drop as customers run down inventories to cut costs.

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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