Squawk Box Europe


  • Germany needs stable banks: BaFin chief  Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Elke Koenig, President of BaFin, says German banks need to have higher asset ratios to be more stable and serve the real economy.

  • Japan PM is 'one arrow Abe': Pro  Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Richard Harris, CEO of Port Shelter Investment Management, says that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been able to implement the monetary policy part of his "three arrow" strategy but has struggled with implementing structural reform.

  • German investor morale rockets ahead of forecasts Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 5:34 AM ET

    German investor morale rose sharply in November, signaling that economists and analysts believe the worst is behind the euro zone's largest economy.

  • Putin ‘ready for dialogue’: Russian bank CEO Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 4:13 AM ET
    Russia's President Vladimir Putin speaks at a news conference at the end of the G20 summit in Brisbane November 16, 2014.

    Russia's President Vladimir Putin is ready to have talks about resolving the Ukrainian crisis, one of Russia’s best-known businessmen has told CNBC.

  • We're not under pressure in Asia: Prudential CEO  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:40 AM ET

    Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, says Asia is a driving business for the insurance company.

  • Prudential on interest rate moves  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:40 AM ET

    Tidjane Thiam, CEO of Prudential, says the company cannot rely on interest rate moves to influence earnings.

  • Russia sanctions won't solve issues: VTB CEO  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Andrey Kostin, chairman and CEO of VTB, says sanctions are not the right way to resolve tensions between Russia and the West.

  • London delisting 'goes beyond sanctions': VTB CEO  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Andrey Kostin, chairman and CEO of VTB, explains why the company is considering a delisting from the London Stock Exchange.

  • Ruble needs to find stability: VTB CEO  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Andrey Kostin, chairman and CEO of VTB, says the ruble needs to find a stable level.

  • Frontier markets 'cheap': Pro  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:20 AM ET

    Peter Elam Håkansson, chairman of East Capital, says economic and population growth in frontier markets is attractive for investors.

  • Europe open higher, German data eyed  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened higher on Tuesday before the release of the latest ZEW economic indicator from Germany, the euro zone's largest economy.

  • Japan in 'dangerous situation': Pro  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Alan Miller, CIO of SCM Private, and Valentijn van Nieuwenhuijzen, head of strategy at ING Investment Management, discuss the Japanese economy and why the country's equities look cheap.

  • M&A: A blessing or a curse for CEOs?  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Scott Moeller, director of the M&A research center at Cass Business School, and Philip Whitchelo, VP strategy and product marketing at Intralinks, discuss whether mergers and acquisitions benefit CEOs.

  • Doom and gloom on Germany 'overdone': Pro  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Martin Wiesmann, senior country manager at JPMorgan, says the "doom and gloom" presented by the IMF on Germany is "overdone" and the country is on a good growth path.

  • Germany will focus on investment: Dep Fin min  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 2:18 AM ET

    Michael Meister, deputy finance minister of Germany, says that the government will continue to push public and private investment.

  • ECB 'very likely' to buy sovereign bonds: Ex-member  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Juergen Stark, former member of the European Central Bank's executive board, says the the purchase of government bonds is "very likely" in the first half of 2015.

  • How Latin America will be affected by oil price  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Andre Loes, chief Latin America economist at HSBC, says Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela, will be the most affected by the falling oil price.

  • Geopolitical risk premium gone from oil: Pro  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Abhishek Deshpande, oil and gas analyst at Natixis, says the geopolitical risks threatening oil supply have been removed from the market.

  • Green Party spokesperson Gerhard Schick, says the German government needs to "wake up" and invest more in infrastructure.

  • We don't need to spend more: Dep German Fin Min  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 1:08 AM ET

    Michael Meister, deputy finance minister of Germany, says the country does not need to spend more money out of its budget.

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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