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  • How to trade Brent and Light Crude oil

    Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects Ltd, says Light Crude needs to trade $4 lower for exports to happen.

  • 2015 has been phenomenal: Oil analyst

    Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects Ltd, says oil demand in the past year has been phenomenal, with year-on-year demand growing by 1.8 million barrels per day, but this won't be repeated in 2016.

  • Japan is unprepared for inflation: Economist

    Freya Beamish, economist for Lombard Street Research, says the Bank of Japan's attempt to fix structural problems with monetary tools is a recipe for disaster.

  • What next for Spain after indecisive elections?

    Pablo Casado, vice secretary of Spain's conservative Popular Party, discusses the prospects of a coalition partnership with the Socialist Party who were the runners-up in the recent Spanish elections.

  • European stocks open lower as oil hits 11-year low

    European markets opened lower on Monday after an uninspiring lead from Asia overnight and Wall Street on Friday and as the price of oil hit an 11-year low.

  • Brazil's new finance minister may struggle: economist

    Andrew Kenningham, senior global economist at Capital Economics, says Brazil's new finance minister Nelson Barbosa may struggle to get his proposed fiscal reforms past Congress.

  • Oil demand is picking up: Strategist

    John Bilton, global strategist at JPMorgan, says oil inventories may clear in 2016 as demand comes through.

  • Left-wing coalition in Spain is impossible: CIO

    Daniel Lacalle, CIO of Tressis Gestion, says it is impossible for a left-wing coalition to form a government in Spain following this past weekend's elections and it is the duty of the conservative PP party to do so.

  • Successes and failures in hedge markets

    Jim McCaughan, CEO, Principal Global Investors, says most hedge funds before the financial crisis did well in spite of themselves.

  • China needs more assets abroad: Strategist

    Marc Ostwald, strategist at ADM Investor Services, says China should look abroad for investment opportunities.

  • Will the US elections affect markets in 2016?

    Marc Ostwald, strategist at ADM Investor Services, says the U.S. presidential election process shouldn't affect markets too much until we get the results late in 2016.

  • Can Spain's Rajoy form a government?

    Antonio Barroso, senior vice president of Teneo Intelligence, says Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy will have a very hard time forming a government following this past weekend's general election.

  •  Battling fraud in EM e-commerce

    Nils Hammar, CEO of Saltside Technologies, talks about the importance of filtering out fraud and fakes on emerging market e-commerce platforms.

  • Brussels is 'a dump': UKIP's Farage

    UKIP leader Nigel Farage says he can recommend a number of cities to visit before Brussels.

  • Merkel migration policy a threat to EU: Farage

    UKIP leader Nigel Farage suggests German Chancellor Angela Merkel has put the EU in danger by failing to properly vet the staggering number of incoming refugees and migrants.

  • Ronaldo partnership a great opportunity: Grupo Pestana Chair

    Dionisio Pestana, Chairman of Grupo Pestana, celebrates the partnership with footballer Cristiano Ronaldo.

  • Cameron’s EU negotiation not going well: Farage

    UKIP leader Nigel Farage says U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron’s negotiations towards EU reforms haven’t been going well, and will be illustrated by the fact that he will go home empty handed.

  • European stocks open lower as commodities slide

    European markets opened lower Friday following a sharp rally yesterday as a further drop in commodity prices remains in focus for investors.

  • Commodity yields look unsustainable: Investment Director

    Sonja Laud, investment director of the global multi-asset group at Barings, says the market is telling us that current commodity yields are unsustainable.

  • Holiday ballot will boost turnout in Spain: Analyst

    Vincenzo Scarpetta, political analyst at Open Europe, says we may see a higher turnout at the polls this weekend as Spaniards head home for the holidays.

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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