Squawk Box Europe


  • Kids still want to play with Lego despite tech: CFO  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    John Goodwin, CFO of the Lego Group, says that children still want to play with Lego products despite the rise of digital toys.

  • Paul Gait, senior metals and mining research analyst at Sanford Bernstein, says there was a "compelling" strategic logic behind Glencore's merger bid for Rio Tinto.

  • David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, says the dollar bull run has just started and the greenback will continue to rally.

  • Why an EM FX sell-off could be ahead  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, discusses "dollar dysfunctionality" and how a strong dollar could affect emerging market currencies.

  • Earnings: These stocks are the most shorted  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    As the earnings season gets underway, CNBC takes a closer look at the most shorted stocks across the U.S., Asia and Europe - which include Lindsay Corp, China Lumena and Sudzucker.

  • Italy needs reform or faces worse economy: Pro  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Francesco Castelli, CIO at Method Investments, says Italy needs Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's "controversial" labor reforms or the country faces a worsening economy.

  • Italy's Renzi prepares for confidence vote on reform  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is preparing for a confidence vote on the government's package of labor reform. CNBC's Claudia Pensotti reports on what it means for Renzi's political position.

  • Market fall was 'not panic selling': Pro  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Karsten Schroeder, chairman and CEO of Amplitude Capital, says he is not concerned about the recent market correction.

  • 'Good value' in UK small caps: Pro  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Judith MacKenzie, partner at Downing, says small cap companies at the lower end of the market cap scale are "good value" investments.

  • Tax inversion M&A will continue: Pro  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Gustav Ando, director of healthcare research at IHS, says tax inversion mergers and acquisitions will continue if it makes "strategic" sense despite new U.S. Treasury rules aimed at clamping down on them.

  • Europe shares lower on weak German data  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares were lower in morning trade on Tuesday with sentiment curbed by weak economic data from Germany and concerns over the future path of the Federal Reserve's monetary policy.

  • Glencore's Rio Tinto bid a 'smart move': Pro  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Jessica Ground, U.K. equities fund manager at Schroders, says Glencore's merger bid for Rio Tinto was a "smart move" as it would give it access to the iron ore market.

  • 'Underestimate Tesco at your peril': Pro  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Jessica Ground, U.K. equities fund manager at Schroders, says Tesco still has a large market share and the stock has fallen to prices at which it is an attractive buy.

  • 'Animal spirits' in US, buy stocks: Pro  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 2:55 AM ET

    Beat Wittmann, CEO, TCMG Asset Management, says he is still bullish on U.S. equities despite recent market wobbles and geopolitical tensions.

  • More protests ahead in Hong Kong?  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jonathan Fenby, director of China research at Trusted Sources, discusses what the Occupy protests mean for the relationship between Hong Kong and Beijing.

  • ECB ABS purchases: Short-term buying case?  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Louis Gargour, chief investment officer at LNG Capital, says investors could buy some of the asset-backed security tranches the European Central Bank is planning to purchase.

  • Travel bans won't stop Ebola spread: Expert  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Manji Cheto, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says Ebola is still "contained" but travel bans will be ineffective to stop its spread.

  • Japan will continue the tax hike course: Pro  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Seijiro Takeshita, director of Mizuho International, says Japan will continue on the path of raising the sales tax but needs good economic figures to justify another hike.

  • Rio Tinto rejected Glencore merger bid  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 1:05 AM ET

    Rio Tinto rejected a merger approach from rival Glencore in August, the miner said on Tuesday. CNBC's anchors discuss what it means for the sector.

  • BoJ happy with yen level: Pro  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Thierry Wizman, global FX strategist at Macquarie, says the Bank of Japan is happy with the level of the yen but it will continue with its monetary policy course at the "same pace".

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
    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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