Squawk Box Europe


  • Russia in focus as EU foreign ministers meet  Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Claudia Pensotti reports on what to expect from the meeting of EU foreign ministers as the Ukraine crisis escalates.

  • Special economic zones in China: Do they work?  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Jim Coleman, head of economics at BuroHappold Engineering, and Stephen King, chief global economist at HSBC, discuss whether China's special economic zones are a benefit to the economy.

  • Emeka Obiodu, principal analyst for service provider and markets at Ovum, discusses whether Telefonica or Telecom Italia will win the bid for Vivendi's Brazilian GVT unit amid a battle to gain a share in Brazil's telecoms market.

  • Europe shares open lower; ECB action weighed  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares saw a lower open on Thursday as investors considered record highs for the U.S stock market and the likelihood of more monetary easing in the euro zone.

  • US, Europe equities still the place to be: Pro  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    William Hobbs, head of equity strategy at Barclays Wealth and Investment Management, says U.S. and European equities are the places to invest as growth in America is likely to be stronger than expected.

  • Steve Cook, MD of EM fixed income at PineBridge Investments, says the end of tapering and any outflow from emerging market fixed income will not be the "death knell" for these countries.

  • Low cost airline model not working: Pro  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Ben Moores, senior commercial aircraft market analyst at IHS, says the low cost carrier model is not working in an era of high oil prices, while long haul airlines are facing competition from government-backed companies.

  • Euro zone 'not designed' for QE: Pro  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    Stephen King, chief global economist at HSBC, says the euro zone is "not designed" for quantitative easing due to all the legal considerations and doubts whether the policy can stimulate growth.

  • France labor market too rigid: Siemens  Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    Christophe de Maistre, chairman of Siemens France, says France's labor market is too rigid and costs need to be reduced.

  • 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.

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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