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  • Free movement of labor key for business: CBI chief

    John Cridland, director general of the CBI, says he does not back an immigration quota for the U.K.

  • A UK immigration quota 'unworkable': Business head

    Roland Rudd, chairman and founder of Finsbury, says that he believes in the free movement of workers in the European Union.

  • Business improving since profit warning: Aveva CEO

    Richard Longdon, CEO of Aveva Group, says the business is getting better since the company issued a profit warning in September, but Brazil still remains a tough market.

  • EU independence movements biggest threat to region: Pro

    Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, says the large number of independence movements across the European Union is the biggest threat to the region's stability.

  • Does Putin care about the economy?

    Liza Ermolenko, emerging Europe economist at Capital Economics, says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has high popularity levels meaning he can put aside economic measures.

  • Obama sends 1,500 more troops to battle ISIS in Iraq

    U.S. President Barack Obama said that 1,500 more troops will be deployed in Iraq to battle ISIS militants. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on whether this could signal "mission creep".

  • UK needs to cut taxes: CBI chief

    John Cridland, director general of the CBI, says cutting taxes is the best way to generate more tax revenues.

  • Labour's market policy will 'choke' investment: CBI chief

    John Cridland, director general of the CBI, says he has doubts over Labour's market intervention policies which could "choke off" investment.

  • Catalonia vote 'symbolic, illegal': Pro

    Independent economist Edward Hugh, says the non-binding independence referendum in Catalonia was "illegal" but shows the defiant mood in the Spanish region.

  • Catalonia referendum: 80% back independence

    More than 80 percent of Catalans voted for independence on Sunday, in an informal and non-binding referendum that was not backed by central government.

  • Swiss Re strong despite weakening market: CFO

    David Cole, CFO of Swiss Re, says that the business remains strong despite a softening natural catastrophe market.

  • We need stable oil price: OPEC chief

    Abdallah Salem El-Badri, secretary general of OPEC, says he is worried that the low oil price will have a negative impact on investment in oil projects.

  • UK's EU bill 'unacceptable': Chancellor

    U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne says the 2.1 billion euros ($2.6 billion) requested by the European Union is "unacceptable".

  • We want right to vote for future: Catalan politican

    The Catalonian government will push ahead with a symbolic independence referendum on Sunday, despite a court ruling against it. Josep Suarez, U.K. delegate for the government of Catalonia, says the vote will create the base for negotiations with the central government in Madrid.

  • 'Optimistic' on EU renewable policy: Vestas CEO

    Anders Runevad, CEO of Vestas, says he is optimistic on the European Union's renewable energy policy.

  • Fed hawkishness the 'fly in the ointment': Pro

    Gautam Batra, investment strategist at Signia Wealth, says recent hawkishness from the U.S. Federal Reserve could be the "fly in the ointment" for markets.

  • European markets open higher after ECB reassurance

    European shares opened slightly higher on Friday, buoyed by the European Central Bank, as investors looked ahead to U.S. jobs data.

  • ISIS is a problem: OPEC chief

    Abdalla el-Badri, secretary general of OPEC, says the ISIS problem needs to solved quickly as it will affect production and investment appetite for oil.

  • 'Relax': OPEC chief on falling oil price

    Abdalla el-Badri, secretary general of OPEC, says consumers and producers are "panicking" over the falling oil price and need to "relax".

  • 'Discomfort' in markets with price moves: Pro

    Bob Janjuah, co-head of cross-asset allocation strategy at Nomura, says that there is "discomfort" among investors with how the markets have traded in the past two to three weeks.

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 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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