Squawk Box Europe


  • Top picks for bottom-up investors     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Simon Waxley, senior portfolio manager at Whitebox Advisors, says he is looking for bottom up stocks with a "skewed" risk-reward profile.

  • US will be profitable investment: Pro     Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, says that a promising growth prospect for the domestic U.S. economy will make it a profitable place to invest in 2014.

  • Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, says countries will not let Japan become ultra-competitive at the expense of their own economies meaning that the yen will have trouble weakening further.

  • 2014: What are the risks?     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    Chris Torrens, director of global risk analysis at Control Risks, highlights some of the risks for investors in 2014 which include frontier markets and the reduced role of the U.S. in global peacekeeping.

  • AMEC has strong position in US renewables: CEO     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 3:15 AM ET

    Samir Brikho, CEO of AMEC, says the company is reducing its level of dependency on oil and gas through renewable energy projects, especially in the U.S.

  • European market opens higher     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    European markets opened higher on Tuesday, completing their most successful year of this decade.

  • Is gold 'to avoid' in 2014?     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Nick Hungerford, chief executive and founder of investment management company Nutmeg, expects gold to continue its downward trend in 2014.

  • Why equities do well in bad economic times     Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, argues that when economies are doing badly, increased central bank liquidity drives equity prices.

  • Riccardo Barbieri, chief European economist at Mizuho International, expects geopolitical risk to be minimal in 2014.

  • France's 'millionaire tax' gets green light     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 3:50 AM ET

    Michala Marcussen, global head of economics at Société Générale Corporate and Investment Banking, discusses the 75 percent tax rate on high earners in France, after President Francois Hollande’s controversial reform got the green light.

  • Paul Sweeting, European head of strategy at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says pension funds are moving away from investing in equities alone, and putting money into less liquid assets like infrastructure.

  • Europe mixed amid subdued trade     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares were mixed in morning trade on Monday, with trading still subdued before the New Year's holiday.

  • Monte Paschi faces nationalization threat     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 2:10 AM ET

    Alessandro Profumo, chairman of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, says a delay to vital fundraising has created "uncertainty".

  • Michala Marcussen, global head of economics at Société Générale Corporate and Investment Banking, discusses the 75 percent tax rate on high earners in France, after President Francois Hollande¿s controversial reform got the green light.

  • Peter Oppenheimer, head of economics at Goldman Sachs, says that the "long-term positive story" for equities should continue in 2014 but that the drivers will change.

  • Europe to 'perform well' in 2014: Strategist     Friday, 27 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Kerry Craig, market strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, expects the European market to grow at a more moderate pace in 2014 as fundamentals start playing a more important role.

  • European market opens higher     Friday, 27 Dec 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    European shares opened higher on Friday after the two-day Christmas break, with trading expected to be thin as investors gear up for the New Year.

  • Europe is 'starting to grow': Capgemini CEO     Friday, 27 Dec 2013 | 2:50 AM ET

    Paul Hermelin, CEO of Capgemini, comments on the group's performance in 2013 and says that while Europe is not a "booming market", it is "awakening again."

  • Can Japan sustain its inflation?     Friday, 27 Dec 2013 | 2:30 AM ET

    Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors, discusses Abenomics and says it is still "too early to tell" if the pick-up in Japanese inflation is sustainable.

  • Spain to cut taxes for low-income earners Thursday, 26 Dec 2013 | 10:01 AM ET
    A man has his breakfast at a soup kitchen in Barcelona on December 17, 2013.

    Spain plans to cut taxes for low-income Spanish families in 2014, but citizens in higher income brackets won't get the same windfall.

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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