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Why oil prices will remain soft   Sun, 28 Dec '14 | 6:39 PM ET
Why oil prices will remain soft

For energy prices to rebound, Saudi Arabia needs to change its rhetoric, says Jonathan Barratt, Chief Investment Officer at Ayers Alliance Securities.

Looking into the crystal ball for 2015   Sun, 28 Dec '14 | 6:20 PM ET
Looking into the crystal ball for 2015

Kumar Palghat, Managing Director at Kapstream Capital, summarizes the performance of financial markets in 2014 and outlines his predictions for the timing of a hike in U.S. interest rates.

AirAsia jet could have met 'extreme weather': Pro

Peter Reiss, former security consultant to the International Civil Aviation Organization, outlines the possible scenarios that could have led to the disappearance of AirAsia flight QZ8501 early Sunday.

Search to resume for missing AirAsia jet

The search for missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 was set to resume at first light on Monday. The jet bound to Singapore from Indonesia vanished from air traffic radar early Sunday. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah has more.

Doing business in a changing China   Fri, 19 Dec '14 | 1:20 AM ET
Doing business in a changing China

For many foreign firms in China, the business environment isn't what it used to be. Apart from a slowing economy, there is also a perception that international companies are being targeted by the country's regulators.

Tracking China's war against corruption   Fri, 19 Dec '14 | 1:15 AM ET
Tracking China's war against corruption

One of Chinese President Xi's priorities has been to rebuild public trust in the Chinese government and the Communist Party by purging them of corrupt practices. Has he succeeded?

How will China fare in 2015?   Fri, 19 Dec '14 | 1:10 AM ET
How will China fare in 2015?

In this episode of "Inside China", CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look at the issues that will shape China in the coming year.

How this Singapore retailer keeps up with the times

Kevin Dyson, COO of Tangs, explains how the retailer stays relevant as online shopping gains popularity. He later introduces this season's hottest trend-setting items.

Is North Korea really responsible for Sony hack?

Mark Rasch, Founder of MarkDRasch.com, is skeptical that North Korea is behind the cyber attack on Sony. He also explains why companies aren't doing enough to prevent data breaches.

Behind the overnight slump in US biotech plays

Brewing price sensitivity in the sector, compounded with expensive valuations, led to the selloff in U.S. biotech stocks, says Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group.

For China stocks, it has been the 'year of the cow': Pro

Fraser Howie, Director at Newedge Singapore, says Chinese equity markets have seen high demand through 2014 and explains whether this bullish trend could continue next year.

What will keep dollar bulls going in 2015   Tue, 23 Dec '14 | 9:47 PM ET
What will keep dollar bulls going in 2015

Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, says lower oil prices and markets repricing expectations for an earlier interest rate hike will be huge tailwinds for the U.S. dollar.

Could cyber attacks worsen in 2015?   Tue, 23 Dec '14 | 9:38 PM ET
Could cyber attacks worsen in 2015?

Tim Bajarin, President at Creative Strategies, says security measures in some firms like Target and Sony have vulnerabilities, which make them susceptible to cyber attacks.

Strong growth in the US won't last, says this expert

Peter Schiff, CEO at Euro Pacific Capital, says recent monthly indicators have been weak, which suggest that economic growth in the fourth quarter could drop to around 2 percent.

US to see a choppy Q1 in 2015: Expert   Tue, 23 Dec '14 | 9:23 PM ET
US to see a choppy Q1 in 2015: Expert

Tony Nash, Vice President of Delta Economics, outlines his concerns for the U.S. economy in the first quarter of 2015.

This Christmas, kids favor old school toys: Pro

John Gessert, Chairman at Toy Industry Association and President at American Plastic Toys, says traditional toys are making a comeback in this holiday season.

All hail the Chinese consumer   Tue, 23 Dec '14 | 8:20 PM ET
All hail the Chinese consumer

As Beijing attempts to transform into a consumption-led economy, global businesses are eager to cash in. CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more.

What are the big tech trends in 2015?   Tue, 23 Dec '14 | 7:36 PM ET
What are the big tech trends in 2015?

Bob O'Donnell, Founder and Chief Analyst at Technalysis Research, says the phablet trend will likely continue and expects wireless charging to dominate the tech industry in 2015.

Cheaper oil affects EMs differently: Pro   Tue, 23 Dec '14 | 7:14 PM ET
Cheaper oil affects EMs differently: Pro

While Latin American economies are negatively impacted by the fall in energy prices, Asia's emerging markets tend to benefit, says Kenneth Akintewe, Senior Investment Manager at Aberdeen Asset Management.

Behind the overnight slump in US biotech names

Express Scripts' decision to drop Gilead's Sovaldi treatment sparked fears that pharmaceutical firms may have to bow to pricing pressure moving forward, says Andrew McDonald, Co-Portfolio Manager at BioShares Funds.

How to stop Japan Inc from hoarding cash   Tue, 23 Dec '14 | 6:32 PM ET
How to stop Japan Inc from hoarding cash

To dissuade companies from building up their already ample cash reserves, Japan needs to empower corporate shareholders, says Robert Medd, Partner at GMT Research.

Better world growth to take stocks higher: Pro

Jeffrey Kleintop, Chief Global Investment Strategist at Charles Schwab, expects improving growth momentum around the world to fuel a rally in equity markets next year.

Frozen, Ninja turtles - Top toys on Santa's list

Chris Byrne, Content Director at TTPM, says characters from Disney's "Frozen" and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" are the most popular toys for this holiday season.

Looking to 2015: How will BRIC and EMs fare?

Walter Molano, Chief Economist at BCP Securities, says Russia's economy is a victim of Western sanctions and lower oil prices. He also explains why EMs will face many headwinds in the year ahead.

Why the US rally still has legs   Tue, 23 Dec '14 | 5:18 PM ET
Why the US rally still has legs

Ben Lichtenstein, President of Tradersaudio.com, says Wall Street's rally will likely remain strong into early 2015 on the back of higher earnings and rosy growth prospects in the U.S..

Removal of sanctions can save Russia: Pro   Mon, 22 Dec '14 | 10:33 PM ET
Removal of sanctions can save Russia: Pro

Russia is headed for a major financial crisis in 2015 unless President Putin changes his stance on Ukraine, says Jacob Kirkegaard, Research Fellow at Peterson Institute for International Economics.

Tracking Dalian Wanda, SHK Properties in HK   Mon, 22 Dec '14 | 10:15 PM ET
Tracking Dalian Wanda, SHK Properties in HK

Dickie Wong, Executive Director at Kingston Securities, discusses Dalian Wanda's trading debut and news that the former co-chairman of Sun Hung Kai Properties has been sentenced five years in jail for graft.

Further downside for oil: Charts   Mon, 22 Dec '14 | 10:05 PM ET
Further downside for oil: Charts

While energy prices could see some consolidation around $60 a barrel, markets remain firmly on a downtrend, says Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com.

Sony hack attack will blow over: Analyst   Mon, 22 Dec '14 | 9:40 PM ET
Sony hack attack will blow over: Analyst

Atul Goyal, Senior Analyst at Jefferies, says the cyberattack won't impact Sony for long. He adds that sales for "The Interview" could exceed earlier projections, given the global interest.

The biggest risk to US markets is...   Mon, 22 Dec '14 | 9:14 PM ET
The biggest risk to US markets is...

Keith Fitz-Gerald, Chief Investment Strategist at Money Map Press, explains why markets could see "periodic bouts of fear" in 2015 due to the Fed.

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