Squawk Box Europe


  • Bob Parker, senior advisor for investment, strategy and research at Credit Suisse, says that the Russian market recovery from its crisis-induced low indicates investors believe a de-escalation is underway.

  • Where are the opportunities in Russia?     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    Mustafa Abdel-Wadood, partner at The Abraaj Group, says opportunities in Russia include natural resources and infrastructure but mainly mid-market businesses as the middle class continues to grow.

  • Italian lending is recovering: Intesa CEO     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    There are clear signs of a recovery in Italian non-performing loans says Carlo Messina, CEO of Intesa, as Italians return to consumption due to the reduction of the spreads.

  • Liam Halligan, economics commentator at The Telegraph, says the West shouldn¿t have been so hasty to support the ouster of the democratically elected Ukrainian president.

  • West must sanction Russia further: Tymoshenko     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 2:12 AM ET

    Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukrainian presidential candidate, urges the West to continue with sanctions on Russia and discusses how the Orange Revolution was lost due to the election of Viktor Yanukovych in 2010.

  • SABMiller 'absorbed' currency headwinds: CEO     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Alan Clarke, CEO of SABMiller, says the group managed to absorb currency headwinds to grow its margins further and highlights that emerging markets continue to provide strong growth.

  • Alcoa improving its cost position: CEO     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:51 AM ET

    Klaus Kleinfeld, CEO of Alcoa, says the group has made good progress on its cost curve to be more independent of where metal prices are and discusses risks.

  • Metal: What the sector leaders have to say     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:47 AM ET

    CNBC caught up with leading figures in the metal industry at the Platts Global Metal Awards to discuss the sector, exchange rates and key risks.

  • Why Russia's strategy will hurt businesses     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:35 AM ET

    Bernard Sucher, board member at Aton, says Russia has a lot to be proud of but that its current path to carve its way out of further global integration is bad for business.

  • Carlo Messina, CEO of Intesa, says that only a devaluation of the euro will increase Europe's real economy and explains why he hopes the ECB will start a quantitative easing program.

  • Ukraine must join EU and NATO: Tymoshenko     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukrainian presidential candidate, comments on relations with Russia and says Ukraine needs to be fully integrated in the EU and NATO.

  • Ulmart's model better than Amazon's: CEO     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Dmitry Kostygin, chaiman of Ulmart, describes the group's operations as the "next generation" of internet retailing and says Amazon will probably switch to Ulmart's model in the next couple years.

  • Politics trump other interests: Alcoa CEO     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Klaus Kleinfeld, CEO of Alcoa, says the group's facilities in Russia are operating normally and explains that he's not at SPIEF because the political dimension of the crisis "trumps other interests."

  • Future of silver is uncertain: Pro     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Andrew Goodwin, vice president and general manager of metals at Platts, explains why major banks are selling their physical commodity assets and discusses iron ore and silver.

  • Burberry can't do anything about currency: Pro     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Nicla Di Palma, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses Burberry and whether new CEO, Christopher Bailey was the right person to succeed Angela Ahrendts.

  • Crimea is still part of Ukraine: Dobkin     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 3:23 AM ET

    Crimea is still a part of Ukraine, says Mykhailo Dobkin, Ukrainian presidential candidate, adding that the issue will take some time to be resolved and will require a balanced approach.

  • European market opens lower     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened lower Wednesday continuing a period of uncertainty as investors focus on central bank policy and weak U.S. earnings.

  • Is volatility starting to rise?     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Mike Amey, portfolio manager at PIMCO, and Ewen Cameon Watt, chief investment strategist at BlackRock Investment Institute, discuss asset allocations and volatility in the market.

  • Global trade is improving: Moller Maersk CEO     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    Nils Anderson, CEO of Moller Maersk, says global trade is slightly better than expected, but adds that it's not the easiest business environment in which to increase turnover.

  • Is China worried about growth?     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Michael Kelly, global head of asset allocation at Pine Bridge Investments, comments on the negotiations over a China-Russia gas deal, and says China seems to be growing more cautious about price.

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 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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