Squawk Box Europe


  • Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, says better GDP forecasts and the winter Olympics will help the advertising market in 2014, but the FIFA World Cup will be the real driver.

  • Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 FX strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, says the EU is still setting up institutions to deal with the crisis and support growth.

  • Imbalances remain in euro zone: Pro     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Philippe d'Arvisenet, head of economic research and group chief economist at BNP Paribas, says Europe's growth prospects are weak and there are major macroeconomic imbalances across the region.

  • European shares open 2014 higher     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European equities opened higher on Tuesday on the first trading day of 2014.

  • Euro Stoxx...playing chicken with a truck?     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Mike Ingram, market strategist at BGC Brokers, says European stocks will not see a massive rally in 2014 as economic growth will not materialize and earnings are not looking promising.

  • Top picks for bottom-up investors     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Simon Waxley, senior portfolio manager at Whitebox Advisors, says he is looking for bottom up stocks with a "skewed" risk-reward profile.

  • US will be profitable investment: Pro     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, says that a promising growth prospect for the domestic U.S. economy will make it a profitable place to invest in 2014.

  • Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, says countries will not let Japan become ultra-competitive at the expense of their own economies meaning that the yen will have trouble weakening further.

  • 2014: What are the risks?     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    Chris Torrens, director of global risk analysis at Control Risks, highlights some of the risks for investors in 2014 which include frontier markets and the reduced role of the U.S. in global peacekeeping.

  • AMEC has strong position in US renewables: CEO     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 3:15 AM ET

    Samir Brikho, CEO of AMEC, says the company is reducing its level of dependency on oil and gas through renewable energy projects, especially in the U.S.

  • European market opens higher     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    European markets opened higher on Tuesday, completing their most successful year of this decade.

  • Is gold 'to avoid' in 2014?     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Nick Hungerford, chief executive and founder of investment management company Nutmeg, expects gold to continue its downward trend in 2014.

  • Why equities do well in bad economic times     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, argues that when economies are doing badly, increased central bank liquidity drives equity prices.

  • Riccardo Barbieri, chief European economist at Mizuho International, expects geopolitical risk to be minimal in 2014.

  • France's 'millionaire tax' gets green light     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 3:50 AM ET

    Michala Marcussen, global head of economics at Société Générale Corporate and Investment Banking, discusses the 75 percent tax rate on high earners in France, after President Francois Hollande’s controversial reform got the green light.

  • Paul Sweeting, European head of strategy at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says pension funds are moving away from investing in equities alone, and putting money into less liquid assets like infrastructure.

  • Europe mixed amid subdued trade     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares were mixed in morning trade on Monday, with trading still subdued before the New Year's holiday.

  • Monte Paschi faces nationalization threat     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 2:10 AM ET

    Alessandro Profumo, chairman of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, says a delay to vital fundraising has created "uncertainty".

  • Michala Marcussen, global head of economics at Société Générale Corporate and Investment Banking, discusses the 75 percent tax rate on high earners in France, after President Francois Hollande¿s controversial reform got the green light.

  • Peter Oppenheimer, head of economics at Goldman Sachs, says that the "long-term positive story" for equities should continue in 2014 but that the drivers will change.

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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