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  • European markets open higher amid hopes of more ECB stimulus

    European stock markets opened higher on Friday after a turbulent week, as expectations grew that the U.S. Federal Reserve will hike rates in December and the European Central Bank (ECB) could enact further stimulus measures.

  • How have ECB policies affected banks?

    Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, says the effect of the central bank's monetary policies has been neutral for banks' profitability and positive for SMEs.

  • What's the outlook for the IPO market?

    Graham McDonald, head of private equity at Aberdeen Asset Management, explains how a Federal Reserve rate rise or further ECB stimulus could affect the IPO market.

  • Is the ECB's policy working?

    Willem Buiter, chief economist at Citi, expects the European Central Bank will cut rates further to -0.5 percent.

  • Will Syria affect the US election?

    Alex White, country analysis director for the Economist Intelligence Unit, says voters don't have a lot of confidence in political leaders to address the problem of Syrian refugees.

  • Is South East Asia ready for a rate hike?

    Willem Buiter, chief economist at Citi, says an interest rate rise by the Federal Reserve of just 25 basis points should not cause anyone to keel over.

  • How to make France feel safer?

    Alex White, country analysis director for the Economist Intelligence Unit, says there is a public demand for clearer action on the streets to improve security.

  • Is it safe to outsource workers?

    Jeff Gravenhorst, CEO of ISS, which employs more than 510,000 people, says he is certain the company has not hired potential terrorists because it has very good vetting procedures.

  • European stocks higher; Fed minutes allay fears

    European equities opened higher Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve gave a clearer signal about a December rate hike.

  • In which markets should you invest ?

    Thushka Maharaj, global strategist for multi asset solutions at JP Morgan Asset Management, says developed market equities still offer value, but there is a debt concern in emerging markets .

  • How can the West fight ISIS?

    Hadley Gamble, CNBC correspondent, says Western countries are trying to figure out how to fight ISIS, as the terrorist organization grows and learns new tactics.

  • Fed minutes boost rate hike expectations

    Salman Ahmed, chief strategist at Lombard Odier, says uncertainty over a December interes rate hike has been reduced by the latest minutes from the Federal Reserve policy meeting.

  • Global oil demand is growing

    Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says there is likely to be a hole in global oil supplies in the next few years as oil demand picks up.

  • India’s oil consumption on the rise

    Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says oil demand from India is growing year-on-year by 500-600,000 barrels.

  • Belgium PM responds to criticism

    Hadley Gamble, CNBC correspondent, reports on comments by the Belgium Prime Minister that the country will exchange intelligence with allies and deal with the the large Belgians going to fight in Syria.

  • How will terrorism affect France's economy?

    Michel Landel, CEO of Sodexo, is concerned that the Paris terror attacks will impact tourism to France and says his country should cut public spending to finance more security and anti-terrorism measures.

  • Will the Fed raise rates in December?

    Manish Singh, strategist & head of investments at Crossbridge Capital, says he is not certain there will be an interest rate rise by the Federal Reserve in December.

  • Paris attack leader not found in raid

    Hadley Gamble, CNBC correspondent, reports on the latest news from Paris after French police raided an apartment, killing two terror suspects and arresting eight others.

  • Terrorist still inside apartment targeted in Paris

    CNBC’s Hadley Gamble reports from Paris as news emerges from a police raid launched in the north part of the city Wednesday morning.

  • At least one woman dead in Paris raid

    CNBC’s Hadley Gamble provides an update on a police raid that gripped the north of Paris Wednesday morning.

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 15:00 - 18:00 SYD


  • Geoff Cutmore

    Geoff Cutmore is co-anchor for CNBC’s flagship programme Squawk Box in EMEA; the three-hour show bookends the opening of European equity markets.

  • Karen Tso

    Based in London, Tso co-anchors CNBC flagship show in EMEA, Squawk Box, a show that sets the news agenda every trading day.

  • Stephen Sedgwick

    Stephen Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program Squawk Box Europe and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.

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