Squawk Box Europe


  • Tom Wilson, director of Africa Practice, says that Nigeria's economy could grow faster than expected if corruption in Africa's largest economy is tackled.

  • Diversifying portfolio key for hedge funds: Pro  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Christian Hyldahl, CIO of Nordea Investment Management, says that with markets "buoyant", investors need to diversify their portfolios to increase returns.

  • Nigerian president in a strong position: Fin Min  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 2:18 AM ET

    Nigeria's finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, dismisses claims that the Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan is losing support saying he is in a "strong position".

  • Sudden interest rate hike could shake markets: Pro  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    John Taylor, professor of economics at Stanford University, says that it is time for the U.S. Federal Reserve to hike interest rates but a sudden move could "shake markets".

  • Markets 'overbought and due respite': Pro  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Stewart Richardson, partner at RMG Wealth Management, says equity markets are overvalued and were due the pullback seen across the board.

  • Europe IPOs 'back with a vengeance': Pro  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 1:44 AM ET

    Maria Pinelli, global strategic growth markets leader at EY, said Europe is leading the way in terms of the amount of capital raised for the first half of 2014.

  • Investors 'scared' to take risk: Pro  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Michael Browne, fund manager at Martin Currie, says investors are "scared" to take risks, even in the current strong equity environment.

  • Nigerian corruption 'sensationalized': Fin Min  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 1:15 AM ET

    Nigeria's finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says there is a "real problem" with corruption in Africa's largest economy, but the issue is "sensationalized" by the media.

  • Hacking trial: UK establishment in the spotlight  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Catherine Boyle discusses the implications of the phone hacking trial on the U.K. government and Rupert Murdoch's media empire.

  • Oil is not Nigeria's future: Fin Min  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Nigeria's finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says Nigeria's economy does not just rely on oil and is becoming more diversified.

  • More positive sentiment among hedge funds: Pro  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Peter De Proft, director general of the European Fund and Asset Management Association, says there is a more positive sentiment among fund managers in 2014 with increasing inflows.

  • Europe shares open slightly higher; Ifo data eyed  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened slightly higher, with a negative lead from Wall Street and a lack of data giving little direction for investors.

  • Betting on M&A to boost returns  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Gautam Batra, investment strategist at Signia Wealth, and Louis Gargour, CIO of LNG Capital, discuss why investing in companies carrying out mergers and acquisitions could boost returns.

  • Europe needs a single energy market: Enel CEO  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Francesco Starace, CEO of Enel, says Europe has "structural issues" in its energy industry that can be resolved by creating a single market.

  • Demographics driving EM energy demand: Enel CEO  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Francesco Starace, CEO of Enel, says a young population in Latin America is driving energy demand in the region.

  • Energy regulators 'deserve a break': Enel CEO  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Francesco Starace, CEO of Enel, says regulators in Europe are always late to adapt to new technologies but "deserve a break".

  • Does bottom up investing help beat the index?  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Kevin Gibson, CIO of Eastspring Investments, discusses the benefits of bottom up investing and the opportunities in the Japanese stock market.

  • Investors' risk aversion response to crisis: Pro  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:40 AM ET

    Gavin Rankin, EMEA head of managed investments at Citi Private Bank, says the risk aversion shown by investors is a response to a "traumatic" financial crisis.

  • Could Facebook handle your future investments?  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Tom Brown, global head of investment funds at KPMG, says technology giants like Facebook and Amazon will start to move into financial services and investment management in the future.

  • Dollar/yen to move higher: Pro  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Andy Soper, global head of G10 options flow at Nomura, discusses the Japanese yen and whether the foreign exchange industry is in crisis.

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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