Squawk Box Europe


  • 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.

  • 'Aggressive' US dollar rally in 2015: Pro  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 1:35 AM ET

    The U.S. dollar will see an "aggressive" rally in 2015, Ipek Ozkardaskaya, FX analyst at Swissquote Bank, says with euro/dollar weakening.

  • Swiss gold vote to be a 'non-event': Pro  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 1:25 AM ET

    Switzerland's gold referendum on how much of the precious metal the country's central bank should hold will be a "non-event", according to, Ipek Ozkardaskaya, FX analyst at Swissquote Bank.

  • More oversupply in oil ahead: Iranian oil minister  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Speaking to reporters at the OPEC meeting in Vienna, Bijan Zangeneh, Iranian oil minister, says there is more oversupply in the oil market to come.

  • Keystone XL: Do carbon costs outweigh the benefits?  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 3:50 AM ET

    The Keystone XL pipeline will bring a number of economic benefits but the project remains carbon-intensive, says Andrew Grant, financial analyst at Carbon Tracker.

  • US wages will pick up in 2015: Pro  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Wages in the U.S. will pick up in 2015, according to Beth Ann Bovino, chief U.S. economist at Standard & Poor's.

  • Juncker outlines 'grand bargain' investment plan  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker explains his investment plan to the European Parliament, branding it a "grand bargain to put Europe back to work".

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
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    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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