Squawk Box Europe


  • Pascal Soriot, CEO of Astrazeneca, says there will be less need for mergers and acquisitions as the company's internal drug pipeline is strong.

  • I'm a strong believer in Europe: Astrazeneca CEO  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    Discussing a possible British exit from the European Union, Pascal Soriot, CEO of Astrazeneca, says he is a believer in Europe and immigration is key to getting the best talent for his company.

  • Astrazeneca could eye tech firms for M&A: Expert  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Mike Ward, global director of content at SCRIP Intelligence, says pharmaceutical companies could look towards the technology sector for interesting mergers, acquisitions or partnerships.

  • OPEC meeting a 'watershed moment' for oil: Pro  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    The OPEC meeting has changed everything in the oil market as a new equilibrium of prices will be found, Miswin Mahesh, oil analyst at Barclays says.

  • France paying for past mistakes: Economy Minister Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 2:02 AM ET

    French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron has placed the blame for the sustained weakness in his country's economy with previous administrations.

  • Steve Pollard, senior coffee specialist at Marex Spectron, discusses how the drought has affected coffee growing in Brazil and whether this will hit our morning cup of Joe.

  • We are speeding up reform: French econ min  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    France is accelerating its economic reforms, the country's economy minister Emmanuel Macron says, adding the credibility of the euro zone's second-largest economy has not been lost.

  • French economy minister Emmanuel Macron, says European economies need to reform to create the "political context" for European Central Bank stimulus to be effective.

  • Pfizer deal would have failed: Astrazeneca CEO  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 1:05 AM ET

    Pfizer's bid to take over U.K. pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca would have probably "fallen apart", Pascal Soriot, the firm's CEO, told CNBC.

  • Low oil price 'saves Christmas': Pro  Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Low oil prices will give consumers more spare cash and be a positive for global growth, Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale says.

  • EU lawmakers vote to break up Google Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 9:07 AM ET
    A person passes by a Google logo in the company's offices in Berlin.

    European lawmakers approved separating Google's search engine from its other commercial activities on Thursday.

  • Nigerian oil minister Diezani Alison-Madueke, says OPEC and non-OPEC members need to come together to reach an equilibrium on oil prices.

  • OPEC will cut oil production at meeting: Pro  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    OPEC will cut oil production at its meeting on Vienna on Thursday, Johannes Benigni, founder and managing director at JBC Asia says, adding that if it delays a cut, the cartel will lose credibility.

  • Markets 'waiting for Godot': Pro  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Saker Nusseibeh, CEO of Hermes Investment Management , says 2015 will be the financial equivalent of "Waiting for Godot" as there is uncertainty surrounding central banks' moves.

  • Europe opens higher; investors pause over data  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened higher on Thursday as investors paused to consider U.S.economic data.

  • Why you should give CEE another look  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Michel Danechi, portfolio manager for the Strategic Emerging Europe fund at EI Sturdza, says that central and eastern Europe provides undervalued stocks for investors.

  • Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says OPEC members are unlikely to cut oil production at this meeting, but this will push the price of the commodity lower.

  • Poundland CEO on Christmas and share price  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 2:05 AM ET

    James McCarthy, CEO of Poundland, says Christmas is "shaping up" well for the company.

  • Contrarian: European stocks attractive  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    A European economic turnaround story in 2015 makes stocks in the region an attractive buy, according to Ramin Nakisa, strategist in global asset allocation at UBS Investment Bank.

  • Black Friday sales have 'lost their luster': Expert  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Black Friday discounts have "lost their luster" as sales are starting even earlier, Stacey Widlitz, founder of SW Retail Advisors says, adding that Target could be a good stock pick in the retail space.

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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