Squawk Box Europe


  • European market opens flat  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Europe shares opened flat on Wednesday following gloomy economic data from China, Germany and the euro zone.

  • In tech, size matters: MediaTek CFO  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    David Ku, CFO at MediaTek, says that it has "great opportunities" to grow and comments on the Qualcomm¿s bid to acquire British chipmaker CSR.

  • Should AbbVie still pursue Shire?  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Cole Smead, portfolio manager at Smead Capital Management, says that AbbVie's acquisition of Shire would be "very accretive" to shareholders and that the tax inversion part is not that important.

  • World needs six reserve currencies: Medvedev  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Russia is a European and Asian country and therefore trades with both regions says Russian Prime Minister, Dmitry Medvedev. He also says that a higher number of reserve currencies would increase financial stability.

  • Will consumers benefit from the oil price fall?  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, discusses the fall in oil prices and what it means for consumers and airlines.

  • AbbVie reconsidering Shire deal  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    AbbVie has announced that it is reconsidering its acquisition of the U.K.'s Shire following the U.S. crackdown on tax inversion deals, CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.

  • Medvedev to Abbott: Putin 'quite adept at sport'  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Serious politicians should choose their words carefully says Russian Prime Minister, Dmitry Medvedev, in response to the Australian Prime Minister announcing he would "shirtfront" Putin.

  • There's a PC 'reinvention' going on: Intel  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Christian Morales, vice president and general manager for Europe, Middle East, Africa at Intel, says the group is seeing growth in its PC business in mature markets, particularly in Europe.

  • Joining EU would be risky for Ukraine: Medvedev  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:05 AM ET

    Ukraine must "decide for itself" says Russian Prime Minister, Dmitry Medvedev, adding that the country is not ready for an advanced economic partnership with the European Union.

  • Russia-US relations 'back to square one': Medvedev  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says that the sanctions against Russia have been "absolutely destructive" in terms of relations with Western countries.

  • Asia needs reforms to boost growth: Pro  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Frederic Neumann, co-head of Asian economics research at HSBC, says growth in Asia is slowing but is unlikely to collapse. He explains that he is bullish on India and Japan.

  • Volatility will be a 'challenge': Mexico Fin Min  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:50 AM ET

    Mexico's Finance Minister Luis Videgaray Caso, says market volatility when the U.S. starts to raise interest rates will be a "significant challenge".

  • The 4 issues plaguing emerging markets  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:40 AM ET

    Shweta Singh, senior economist at Lombard Street, and Simon Maughan, head of research at OTAS Technologies, discuss the biggest challenges facing emerging markets.

  • EU commissioner on bloc's investment plans  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:20 AM ET

    Jyrki Katainen, EU commissioner for economic and monetary affairs, discusses the bloc's investment plans.

  • Europe shares open lower ahead of euro zone data  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Europe shares opened lower on Tuesday ahead of economic data from Germany and the euro zone that could show whether output in the region is deteriorating as growth slows.

  • Europe deflation 'just the beginning': Pro  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Francesco Filia, CEO and CIO at Fasanara Capital, says the euro zone will tip into deflation due to the "inactive" ECB.

  • Microsoft making 'graceful' transition to cloud: Pro  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Walter Price, senior portfolio manager at Allianz Technology Trust, says Microsoft is an attractive stock because it is making an effective transition to cloud computing.

  • Apple stock 'inexpensive': Pro  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Walter Price, senior portfolio manager at Allianz Technology Trust, says Apple is a mature company but still "very strong", and its shares are "inexpensive".

  • Inequality on the rise again: Pro  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Michael O'Sullivan, EMEA and U.K. CIO at Credit Suisse, says global wealth stands at $263 trillion but there is increasing inequality.

  • The downfall of the 'double Irish'?  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports on Ireland's controversial tax rules and discusses whether the country's budget may contain measures to close tax loopholes for companies.

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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