Squawk Box Europe


  • French PM faces confidence vote     Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 1:18 AM ET

    The new French prime minister, Manuel Valls, is to face a confidence vote on Tuesday as well as give further details on the Responsibility Pact and spending cuts, CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports.

  • Will Putin intervene in eastern Ukraine?     Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    Raoul Ruparel, head of economic research at Open Europe, says that the Ukrainian government remains in control despite fresh bouts of pro-Russian "rebellions."

  • UKIP attracts 'angry white old men': Pro     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Matthew Goodwin, associate professor of politics and international relations at the University of Nottingham, says British right-wing political party UKIP is connecting with "angry white old men".

  • Will plain packaging hit tobacco companies?     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Elaine Coverley, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses the impact that plain packaging could have on cigarette sales for big tobacco companies.

  • Europe opens lower after US selling     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stocks started the week in negative territory as sentiment turned sharply lower on Wall Street Friday with the Nasdaq narrowly avoiding its worst one-day loss this year.

  • Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, says quantitative easing on government bonds by the European Central Bank will not help the real economy.

  • Peter Attard Montalto, emerging market economist at Nomura International, says people like the "populist" rhetoric of Hungary's prime minister Viktor Orban after he declared victory in the country's election for a second consecutive term.

  • Willy Van Riet, CFO of Wienerberger, says the company is looking at "bolt-on" acquisitions to bolster the business in North America but is also focusing on organic growth.

  • Claus Raidl, president of the Austrian Central Bank, says Russia is still a good market for Austrian banks despite the political tensions over the past few months.

  • Andrew Holland, CEO of Ambit Investment Advisors, says "big bang" reform is needed in India from the next government to bring confidence back to the economy.

  • James Baulderstone, vice-president of Eastern Australia at Santos, says Australia has gas resources in the ground but companies need to innovate to take advantage of it.

  • China stimulus: How effective can it be?     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist at Diapason Commodities Management, discusses the impact that the new stimulus package unveiled by the Chinese government will have on the country's economy.

  • 20% correction in US equities ahead: Pro     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Michael Gallagher, director of research at IdeaGlobal, says the reality of the end of quantitative easing in the U.S. and the timing of the first rate hike will cause a repricing in Treasurys and a 10-20 percent correction in U.S. equities.

  • Can Europe cut its reliance on Russian gas?     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    Andrew Lantham, vice-president of exploration research at Wood Mackenzie, discusses domestic gas exploration in Europe and whether it will be enough to offset its reliance on Russia.

  • Former Italian finance minister Vittorio Grilli, says Italy is in need of an "intense" reform agenda under the energetic government of Matteo Renzi.

  • $1 billion M&A deals to double: EY     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Pip McCrostie, global vice-chair of Transaction Advisory Services at EY, says companies are placing emphasis on "quality" rather than "volume" when considering a merger and acquisition deal.

  • ECB QE would weigh on euro/dollar: Pro     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Jonathan Webb, head of FX strategy at Jefferies Bache, says the European Central Bank is heading for quantitative easing and that would weigh on euro/dollar.

  • UniCredit CEO Federico Ghizzoni, says that countries need to implement reforms and companies need to invest to help the European economy, but quantitative easing alone will not be enough.

  • Bryan Carter, SVP and portfolio manager at Acadian Asset Management, says frontier markets need to "scream to be heard" but are good investments for investors.

  • Samsung can't win Apple users: Pro     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Lawrence Lundy, consultant at Frost and Sullivan, says Samsung will struggle to win over Apple users and is losing out to Chinese smartphone makers in the low-end market.

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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