Squawk Box Europe


  • Low interest rates 'not ideal': Ex-ECB member  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, former member of the ECB executive board, says low interest rates in the euro zone are "not ideal" and easy monetary policy has contributed to high share prices that are not based on fundamentals.

  • BNP Paribas is a 'solid bank': Shareholder  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    Thomas Dhainaut, asset manager at Sycomore asset management, says that BNP Paribas is a "solid bank" as its board approves a record $8.9 billion settlement with U.S. authorities.

  • BoE's Carney has no 'intellectual backbone': Pro  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist at Diapason Commodities Management, says Bank of England governor Mark Carney has no "intellectual backbone" following a change of heart over the timing of the U.K.'s first interest rate hike.

  • The ups and downs of Q2  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 1:50 AM ET

    As the second quarter of 2014 comes to an end, CNBC's Geoff Cutmore and Steve Sedgwick run through the best performing equity markets and bonds, and look ahead to the next quarter.

  • Arrests made in Bulgarian banking plot  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    Otilia Dhand, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, says Bulgarians are "sensitive" to a bank run due to past experiences in the country amid the news that authorities have arrested five people on suspicion of plotting to destabilize the country through an attack on the banking system.

  • Sex tape adds fire to GSK China scandal  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    The Chinese corruption scandal at GlaxoSmithKline was complicated by the revelation that a sex tape involving the company's top boss in China was sent to senior executives not long before the government opened its investigation into the alleged bribery of doctors.

  • Drop in Asian investor sentiment on China fears  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Michael Metcalfe, head of global macro strategy at State Street, says that concerns about China's economy have caused a drop in Asian investor sentiment.

  • UK exports to EMs set to grow: Pro  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Martin Beck, senior economic advisor at EY ITEM Club, says the U.K.'s exports to emerging markets such as India and China will continue to grow.

  • Bizzby delivers services to your door with new app  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Rohan Sinclair Luvaglio, CEO of Bizzby, discusses how the app is tapping into the "now economy" by allowing users to order services such as cleaners to your door.

  • Sweden's PM on EC president selection process  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:36 AM ET

    Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, says he has "concerns" about the process used to select the European Commission president, but says he backs Jean-Claude Juncker.

  • Finnish Prime Minister Alexander Stubb says the U.K. needs to "wake up and smell the coffee" on the benefits the EU brings Britain.

  • British Business Bank aims to boost SME growth  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Keith Morgan, CEO of British Business Bank, discusses how the government-owned venture is aiming to help small- and medium-sized enterprises get access to finance.

  • 'Nobody cares' about EC president: Pro  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Gilles Moec, chief European economist at Deutsche Bank, says questions over who becomes president of the European Commission will not create uncertainty in the region.

  • Central bank 'activism' boosting equities: Pro  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Didier Duret, chief investment officer at ABN Amro, says a slower than expected global economic recovery is buoying central bank "activism" which makes equities an attractive asset class to buy.

  • EU markets open slightly higher in shaky trading  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European markets opened flat-to-higher on Friday morning, as Asia traded cautiously.

  • David Herro, chief investment officer at Harris Associates, says European Financials have "extremely attractive" valuations".

  • Abe needs backing of corporations in Japan: Pro  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Charles Beazley, former CEO of Nikko Asset Management, says Japanese Prime Minsiter Shinzo Abe needs corporates to work with his policies.

  • Russian equities at 'too big a discount': Pro  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Peter Elam Håkanssom chairman of East Capital, says Russian stocks are trading at a discount despite there being quality companies in the country.

  • Do markets not believe central banks anymore?  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Michala Marcussen, global head of economics at Société Générale, discusses some of the "puzzles" in the markets at the moment.

  • Oil demand growing in oil producing nations: Pro  Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Steve Fawkes, energy advisor at EnergyPro, says oil producing nations like Saudi Arabia are seeing a spike in domestic demand.

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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