Squawk Box Europe


  • 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".

  • Europe opens higher after upbeat US growth data  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened in positive territory on Wednesday after an upward revision to U.S. third quarter gross domestic product (GDP) data boosted global market sentiment.

  • Chinese stocks: Why you need to take a closer look  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Richard Titherington, CIO of emerging markets at JPMorgan Asset Management, and Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group, discuss the appeal of Chinese shares.

  • Banks 'exposed' to house prices: Bundesbank  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 2:50 AM ET

    Banks are "structurally exposed" to house price movements, Claudia Buch, deputy president of the Bundesbank warned.

  • Junker Plan: 'Better than nothing'  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's investment plan is "better than nothing", according to Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group.

  • Where to invest in travel and leisure  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Arnaud Scarpaci, fund manager at Montaigne Capital, discusses the best companies in the travel and leisure sector to invest in.

  • OPEC meeting: Will oil production be cut?  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    Ahead of the OPEC meeting in Vienna, Charles Whall, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management, says that the cartel does not need to cut oil production by a lot to see a rise in revenues.

  • UK pound to strengthen after 2015 election: Pro  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:55 AM ET

    Adam Myers, European head of FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, says that the Bank of England is underestimating the strength of the U.K.'s economy and improving data will see the pound rally in the second half of 2015.

  • Bundesbank warns on ECB bubbles  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:35 AM ET

    Investors should be aware of bubbles forming in some asset classes, Claudia Buch, deputy president of the Bundesbank warned, as expectations grow that the ECB will step up its aggressive monetary policy.

  • Pfizer to renew pursuit of AstraZeneca?  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Pfizer has seen off its six month cooling period before it can launch another bid for AstraZeneca, but will the American drugs giant continue its pursuit?

  • Hong Kong protests: Police clear site after clashes  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Hong Kong police cleared pro-democracy protesters from one of the city's main sites following clashes overnight.

  • Oil needs to be at $100 per barrel to be at a "fair price", Venezuelan foreign minister Rafael Ramirez told CNBC, as OPEC members decide whether to cut production.

  • Euro/dollar rally into year end: Pro  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Adam Myers, European head of FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, says the euro will rally against the dollar towards the end of the year as "extreme" short positions unwind.

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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