Squawk Box Europe


  • Europe shares open higher; earnings, Fed eyed  Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened higher on Tuesday, after a fairly directionless start to the trading week, with investors reacting to fresh sanctions against Russia and looking ahead to the Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision on Wednesday.

  • We're committed to Russian market: UBS CEO  Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 2:38 AM ET

    Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, says the company will have to "respect" any sanctions imposed on Russia but the Swiss bank is "committed" to the country's clients.

  • French tax payment 'doesn't make sense': UBS CEO  Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 2:35 AM ET

    Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, says the 1.1 billion euro guarantee payment demanded by French authorities in relation to allegations of money-laundering isn't justified.

  • European banks: Litigation provisions biggest risk  Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Edmund Salvesen, banks analyst at Brewin Dolphin, says investors in European banks need to weigh up the risks of an "endless bag" of litigation costs.

  • This app is after China's worldwide shoppers  Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    David Baxby, CEO of Globalblue, explains how his company's partnership with Alipay attempts to tap business from Chinese shoppers traveling to Europe.

  • Gaza-Israel fighting resumes, ceasefire fails  Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 1:52 AM ET

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on the latest developments in the Israel-Gaza conflict after the latest ceasefire failed and fighting resumed.

  • Need for EU telecoms consolidation: Pro  Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Dan Scott, vice president of investment strategy and research at Credit Suisse, says there is a need for consolidation in the European telecoms sector.

  • UBS model working in 'tough' conditions: CEO  Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Sergio Ermotti, CEO of UBS, says the Swiss bank's business model is working in "tough market conditions" as it posted a second-quarter net profit of 792 million Swiss francs ($875 million).

  • Nigerian official on rescuing kidnapped girls  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Doyin Okupe, senior special assistant on public affairs to Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, defends the government's attempts to tackle the problem of insurgency and says the "safe return" of the girls kidnapped by Boko Haram is key.

  • Europe opens higher; China data buoys sentiment  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened higher on Monday with data from China helping sentiment although investors will continue to watch developments in Ukraine and Gaza.

  • Philippe Bodereau, global head of financial research at PIMCO, says the problems associated with Banco Espirito Santo do not threaten the financial stability of euro zone banks.

  • Have Britons benefited from the recovery?  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 2:55 AM ET

    Is the U.K. population feeling the benefits of a recovery? CNBC Squawk Box Europe anchors and Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, debate the issue.

  • 'A long way' from changing banking culture: Expert  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Chris Skinner, CEO of Balatro and director of the Financial Services Club, says bad banking culture has changed but there is still "a long way" to go.

  • Company earnings continue to be 'tested': Pro  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Phillip Wale, CEO of Panmure Gordon, says company margins are still under pressure.

  • Bad bank culture change hasn't happened: Author  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Alex Brummer, author of "Bad Banks: Greed, Incompetence and the Next Global Crisis", says the much-needed change of culture in the banking sector hasn't happened.

  • EU sanctions not hitting Russian money: Pro  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Alisa Lockwood, head of Europe/CIS country risk at IHS, says the EU is "not willing" to target Russian revenues from oil and gas.

  • Tapering end will push euro/dollar lower: Pro  Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Adam Myers, European head of FX strategy at Crédit Agricole CIB, says the end of "artificial support" in the form of quantitative easing from the Fed, will push euro/dollar lower.

  • Ukraine: What’s the next big disruption? Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 6:40 AM ET
    An emergency services worker photographs debris from a Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Grabovka, Ukraine.

    The uncertainty surrounding the geopolitical crisis centered on Ukraine is unlikely to go away any time soon.

  • China, India driving diamond desire: De Beers CEO  Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    Philippe Mellier, CEO of De Beers, says that the China bridal market and upcoming Diwali celebrations in India is going to drive diamond demand in the second half of the year.

  • Air France-KLM result will improve in 2014: CFO  Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 3:05 AM ET

    Pierre-François Riolacci, CFO of Air France-KLM, says he is "confident" the airline's results will improve again in 2014.

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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