Squawk Box Europe


  • The 'sadomonetarists' at the Riksbank  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 1:54 AM ET

    CNBC's Louisa Bojesen looks at the Swedish economy and why policymakers at the country's central bank - the Riksbank' - have been dubbed "sadomonetarists".

  • French companies need 'freedom': CEO  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Alain Roumilhac, president of ManpowerGroup France, says there are too many rules on French companies which need to be freed up.

  • Swedes looking for alternative to government: Pro  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Magnus Alvesson, head of economic forecast at Swedbank, says the Swedish electorate is looking for an alternative to the current government.

  • France has 'lived above its means': Adecco CEO  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Patrick de Maeseneire, CEO of Adecco Group, says the French economy is in a "difficult" place.

  • Turkey's Erdogan to be inaugurated as President  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on what to expect from Recep Tayyip Erdogan's reign as President and whether he has the support of the West.

  • Top HSBC economist takes the ice bucket challenge  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    HSBC's chief global economist Stephen King takes the ice bucket challenge and nominates a colleague and two former members of the Bank of England's monetary policy committee.

  • Are wings on ships the future of sailing?  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 3:40 AM ET

    David Barrow, director of Windship, talks about the company's wing-like sails that can be fitted to ships in order to help it save on fuel costs.

  • Fears over Turkish politics overblown?  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Mike Harris, head of Turkey product at Renaissance Capital, discusses the political scene in Turkey and whether investors' fears over the country's stability are justified.

  • Weak German data will trigger ECB action: Pro  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Peter Wüthrich, chief investment officer at Sound Capital, says continued weakness in the German economy could be a trigger for further ECB action.

  • Europe opens slightly lower; Ukraine eyed  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened slightly lower on Wednesday as investors considered record highs for the U.S stock market, ongoing tensions in Ukraine and the possibility of more monetary easing in the euro zone.

  • 'Valuations are not your friend': Pro  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Tappan Datta, global head of asset allocation at Aon Hewitt, says in a market of high valuations and low volatility, investors should take protection.

  • French government reshuffle 'necessary': Trichet  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jean Claude Trichet, former president of the European Central Bank, says it was "unacceptable" for former French economy minister Arnaud Montebourg to criticize the government, adding his replacement Emmanuel Macron will instil confidence.

  • ECB has policy to deliver before QE: Trichet  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jean Claude Trichet, former president of the European Central Bank, says the ECB has already announced policies that it needs to implement before it considers quantitative easing.

  • Trichet on Germany's current account surplus  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jean Claude Trichet, former president of the European Central Bank, says "it would be better" for Germany to post a smaller current account surplus and invest more in the domestic economy.

  • Governments can't prevent ECB actions: Trichet  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jean Claude Trichet, former president of the European Central Bank, says the ECB is an "independent institution" and no government can block it from taking action.

  • UK infrastructure: Where are the opportunities?  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    Andrew Charlesworth, fund manager at John Laing Infrastructure Fund, discusses the performance of his fund and where the opportunities are in investing in infrastructure.

  • Value in UK supermarkets in next 12 months: Pro  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    George Godber, fund manager at Miton Group, says U.K. supermarkets will be a good bet for investors over the next 12 months.

  • Buffett's reputation at risk with BK-Tim Hortons deal?  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, discusses whether Warren Buffett's reputation is at risk after his involvement in Burger King's acquisition of Tim Hortons and the debate over the tax implications of the deal.

  • ECB QE ahead? Here's what bonds to buy  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Luca Jellinek, head of European rates strategy at Credit Agricole CIB, discusses how to trade fixed income as the market begins to anticipate quantitative easing by the ECB.

  • ECB QE 'won't get us out of crisis': Pro  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, says any form of quantitative easing by the ECB will not be the "magic bullet" to solve Europe's economic problems.

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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