Squawk Box Europe


  • No de-escalation in Ukraine so far: Expert     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Yermolenko Volodymyr, director of E.U.-related media projects at Internews-Ukraine, says the situation in Ukraine remains "very tense" as Russian troops can move from the east and the north.

  • Mining: Where to invest     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses the mining sector and explains that in a falling commodity price environment, Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton remain safe bets.

  • UK becoming Regus key market: CEO     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 2:15 AM ET

    Mark Dixon, CEO of Regus, comments on the group's earnings and explains that the U.K. is becoming one of its key markets.

  • Paddy Power is leader in mobile: CEO     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    Patrick Kennedy, CEO of Paddy Power, says the group has invested heavily to have a leadership position in mobile and multi-channel and discusses bets on the outcome of Oscar Pistorius's trial.

  • Why investing in Russia would be 'brave'     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    Ric Deverell, global head of fixed income and economic research at Credit Suisse, says investors would have to be "very brave" to move back into Russian assets and advises thinking about the rally in U.S. Treasurys.

  • US weather impacted car sales: Ford COO     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    Ford sales should rebound in March and April as U.S. fundamentals remain "very strong" says Ford COO, Mark Fields, also explaining that the group should return to profitability in Europe in 2015.

  • Putin may have called Russian troops back on Tuesday but the overall number of troops in Crimea "has swelled" as Putin seems unconcerned about sanctions, reports NBC's Jim Maceda.

  • How to invest in Russian assets     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Jesse Sherman, portfolio manager at Renaissance Asset Management, discusses Russian assets and says that while events in Ukraine create short-term uncertainty, there are medium-term opportunities.

  • Rouble to depreciate further: Pro     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    Manik Narain, head of EMEA foreign exchange and fixed income strategy at UBS, says that the Russian rouble has not reached fair value yet despite tumbling to an all-time low.

  • Spain 'must not be complacent': BBVA CEO     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Spain must keep on reforming to reach its real growth potential, BBVA CEO, Francisco Gonzalez tells CNBC, adding that the group expects to pass the ECB stress tests with "high marks."

  • Ben Moores, senior analyst commercial aircraft markets at IHS, discusses the global defense industry and whether the events in Ukraine will impact the sector.

  • Why Crimea matters Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 3:11 AM ET
    A unit claiming to Cossack and other citizen pro-Russian volunteers arrive to take up position outside a Ukrainian miltary base where heavliy-armed unidentifed soldiers have surrounded Ukrainian soldiers inside as Russian flag flies behind in Crimea on March 3, 2014 in Perevalne, Ukraine.

    Crimea may seem a nondescript piece of land to fight over – but its strategic position has made it a battleground between Russia and the West before.

  • European market opens sharply lower     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    European stocks opened sharply lower on Monday as investor sentiment was curbed due to brewing instability over Ukraine.

  • Kiev's Independence Square continues to bear traces of the bloodshed and violence of the Ukrainian protest reports CNBC's Steve Sedgwick from Kiev.

  • Philip Broadway, CFO at Old Mutual and Chris Kennedy, CFO at easyJet discuss how geopolitical shocks, like the situation in Ukraine, can impact business planning.

  • Daragh McDowell, senior analyst at Maplecroft, says Russia is trying to provoke a "Georgian-style scenario" by forcing Ukraine to fire the first shot and says a Western-led military action against Russia is unlikely.

  • The euro zone's growth outlook is not as good as expected argues Alan Capper, head of credit strategy at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking as bank lending data for the region continue to weaken.

  • Ukraine could derail Fed tapering: Pro     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 1:45 AM ET

    John Wraith, fixed income strategist at Bank of America Merril Lynch, says core sovereign markets remain "appealing" when it comes to fixed income and adds the Fed could put tapering on hold if the situation in Ukraine worsens.

  • China: 'Long domestic story ahead'     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Jonathan Fenby, director of China research at Trusted Sources, says China is unlikely to "dominate" the 21rst century due to its "whole collection of domestic problems."

  • 'Calling for de-escalation': NATO     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 1:13 AM ET

    NATO and the U.K. have called on Russia to "de-escalate tensions", as the Ukrainian acting foreign minister, Andriy Deshchitsya, says Russia has rejected calls for negotiations and consultations.

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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    Monday - Friday 07:00 - 10:00 CET
    Monday - Friday 13:00 - 16:00 SIN/HK
    Monday - Friday 16:00 - 19:00 SYD
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  • 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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