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.
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CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports on the European market openings as US Futures plunge.
Judging by the moves after the FBI cleared Hillary Clinton – she wins and equities go up. But is there any real logic for this binary conclusion?
Leading oil producers are meeting in Istanbul at an informal meeting where oil production is expected to be addressed, reports CNBC's Steve Sedgwick.
OPEC has reached a crucial turning point in its measures to return the oil market to balance, its secretary-general said at World Energy Congress.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports oil prices slip from one-year highs as oil producers hold an informal meeting at the World Energy Congress.
I've said it before and I'll say it again, when it comes to verbal intervention the world's central bankers ain't got nothing on the oil barons.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports questions about non-OPEC producers cutting output is putting pressure on oil prices.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports the British pound dropped as much as 6 percent in early trading but is now recovering as question remain over what prompted the "flash crash."
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick tracks the plunge in the British pound which fell 6 percent before bouncing back.
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.