Squawk Box Europe


  • Draghi now has leverage on euro: Pro  Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, says Mario Draghi has "finally got leverage" on the euro.

  • Russian sanctions 'ineffective': Pro  Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Philippe Pegorier, chairman at the Association of European Business, says sanctions against Russia are "ineffective" and "counterproductive" as they also negatively impact European companies.

  • Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, chairman at Snam and former member of the executive board of the ECB, says the monetary policy alone can't engineer growth and that countries also need structural reforms.

  • 'Euro is too high': Bini Smaghi  Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, chairman at Snam and former member of the executive board of the ECB, discusses the central bank's decision to cut rates further and launch an ABS program.

  • Europe to boost defense spending: Min  Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 1:16 AM ET

    Erkki Tuomioja, Finland's foreign minister, says that Finalnd is in favour of developing European defense capabilities.

  • 'Pay little attention' to US jobs report: Gartman  Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Dennis Gartman, founder, editor and publisher at The Gartman Letter, says U.S. nonfarm payrolls should be "very good" but explains why investors shouldn¿t get too excited about it.

  • 'Good opportunities' on back of Alibaba IPO: Pro  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Jackie Kelley, global IPO markets leader at EY, says there will be some follow-on deals after Alibaba goes public that will provide a good opportunity for investors.

  • Apple 'won't take world by storm' with iWatch: Pro  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Scott Kessler, senior equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ, has a hold rating on Apple shares ahead of the company's upcoming product launch and says the good news is priced in already.

  • 'Big important' tensions in Europe: Barroso  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Jose Manuel Barroso, president of the European Commission, discusses the EU's position on the Ukrainian crisis, highlighting that Russia is dependent on Europe for its energy orders.

  • ECB's track record is 'very strong': CEO  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 3:35 AM ET

    The ECB will be successful in fighting deflation says Roland Boekhout, CEO of ING-Diba, arguing that the central bank has outperformed everybody's expectations over the past couple of years.

  • BoE misjudged labor market 'quite badly': Pro  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Jonathan Portes, director at the NIESR, discusses the Bank of England and says that so far, it has not managed expectations very well.

  • Former French First Lady releases tell-all book  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Former French first lady Valerie Trierweiler has released a book revealing what happened during her nine months at the Elysee Palace alongside President Francois Hollande, CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports.

  • Iceland PM on NATO rapid response force  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson, Iceland's prime minister, says that a mobile, rapid response NATO force could have a real effect in maintaining peace in localized areas.

  • European market opens lower  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    uropean shares opened lower on Thursday ahead of rate decisions by the Bank of England and the European Central Bank.

  • ECB to launch QE imminently: Pro  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Aymeric Forest, multi-asset fund manager at Schroders, expects the ECB to announce a QE program either on Thursday or in October to boost credit growth in the euro zone.

  • Euro zone businesses doing 'very well': CEO  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Walter Huehn, CEO of Element Six, says that euro zone businesses are doing much better than they did two years ago -especially in southern Europe - and comments on ECB actions.

  • Germany not in a 'serious' slowdown: CEO  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    The German economy is very solid says Roland Boekhout, CEO of ING-Diba, adding that the recent slowdown will not result in a "serious long-term slowdown" for the country.

  • How Ukraine crisis could impact Baltic countries  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 2:04 AM ET

    Tony Cordesman, Arleigh A. Burke chair in strategy at CSIS says that the Ukrainian crisis could result in tensions along the Russian border and that NATO might have to "combine force with sanctions".

  • Why Draghi should reach out to the real economy  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Alan Capper, head of credit strategy at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, says that Mario Draghi should reach out to the real economy and appear in mass media to boost consumers' confidence

  • Sentiment for Chinese stocks improving: Pro  Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Catherine Yeung, investor director at Fidelity, says sentiment towards the China equity market is improving and that it remains "very stock specific".

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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    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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  • 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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