Stephen Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program "Squawk Box Europe ." Sedgwick is also CNBC's OPEC reporter, covering major meetings and interviewing top OPEC oil ministers, non-OPEC ministers and heads of bodies such as the IEA and EIA.
Prior to joining CNBC, Sedgwick worked for the UK Press Association on the City desk and at Dow Jones on the European Markets desk. At Dow Jones, Stephen regularly broke market-moving stories and was a contributor to The Wall Street Journal Europe.
Before his career in journalism, Stephen spent 11 years trading in the financial markets, specialising in equity and bond market derivative products. In 1988, Stephen joined Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (formerly Kleinwort Benson Securities) and worked as an equity option marketmaker before moving on to Credit Lyonnais where he became Head of the London option market-making team on Liffe.
Sedgwick studied politics at the University of London, with a focus on world economic development, IMF, World Bank and WTO; and journalism at the National Council for Training Journalists.
CNBC's Stephen Sedgwick provides highlights of his conversation with Shell's CEO about the company's outlook and prospects for growth.
Shell has said that it will respond to a "changing landscape" by "re-shaping" the company with a plan to grow free cash flow and returns.
Philips' Lighting division rose above its IPO (initial public offering) price on its market debut at the Amsterdam stock exchange on Friday.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports on the announced plans for the IPO of Philips' lighting unit.
The autos sector should be riding a wave of a resurgence in sales but instead it has some of the most woeful multiples in the equity universe.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick shares his impression of hedge fund managers and Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, discusses Warren Buffett.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports a drop in crude prices is weighing on stocks.
Former IMF Chief Economist Oliver Blanchard it criticizing the European Central Bank this morning, reports CNBC's Steve Sedgwick with a look at all the trading action in Europe.
Cyprus' finance minister was coy about the country's return to international credit markets.
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.
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 co-anchors CNBC's flagship program Squawk Box Europe and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.