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  • Ron Insana: Jobs report may tip the Fed's hand Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | 11:36 AM ET
    Janet Yellen speaks in Washington March 18, 2015.

    Friday’s jobs report could very well be a tipping point in determining the timing of the Federal Reserve’s first rate hike, says Ron Insana.

  • Indonesia’s growth stumbles in first quarter Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | 3:48 AM ET

    Indonesia's economy stumbled, with first-quarter growth below expectations, amid signs the government's stimulation efforts may be falling short.

  • Super Mario: ‘Age of Unwinding’? Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | 1:27 AM ET
    A statue of Nintendo's video-game character Mario

    "Super" Mario Draghi might not be one of the heroes in "Avengers: Age of Ultron," but his powers are almost as impressive as those of Iron Man.

  • Don't count on BI to prop up growth: Nomura   Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | 12:13 AM ET
    Don't count on BI to prop up growth: Nomura

    As much as Bank Indonesia wants to support growth, the central bank's hands are tied amid higher inflation, says Euben Paracuelles, executive director & South East Asia economist at Nomura.

  • Here's why RBA must be 'rate cutters'   Monday, 4 May 2015 | 10:50 PM ET
    Here's why RBA must be 'rate cutters'

    Lutfey Siddiqi, global head of Emerging Markets FX, Rates & Credit at UBS, says the Reserve Bank of Australia needs to lower interest rates by 25 basis points due to sub-trend economic growth.

  • Here's the problem with low interest rates   Monday, 4 May 2015 | 9:07 PM ET
    Here's the problem with low interest rates

    Richard Martin, managing director of IMA Asia, discusses the issue with a prolonged environment of cheap money.

  • Yellen met firm at heart of leak probes Monday, 4 May 2015 | 8:01 PM ET
    Janet Yellen, Chair of the Federal Reserve.

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen met with a firm that later published confidential information from the central bank, she said.

  • An employee counts euros and U.S. dollar notes in a currency exchange store in Lisbon, Portugal.

    The bond market has turned into a punching bag for big investors, but strategists don't see yields moving much higher for now.

  • A RBA rate cut will pave the way for this   Monday, 4 May 2015 | 6:19 PM ET
    A RBA rate cut will pave the way for this

    A rate cut by the Reserve Bank of Australia will serve as a prelude to growth forecast downgrades in Friday's quarterly statement, says Ben Jarman, senior economist at JP Morgan.

  • Why the Fed will go slow on rate increases   Monday, 4 May 2015 | 6:13 PM ET
    Why the Fed will go slow on rate increases

    Jim Awad, managing director at Plimsoll Mark Capital, says U.S. interest rates are likely to see "shallow increases" amid a low growth environment worldwide.

  • ECB's Draghi to meet with Greek Deputy PM Monday, 4 May 2015 | 3:22 PM ET
    Greek Deputy Prime Minister Yannis Dragasakis, center, is flanked by Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis, left, and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras as they speak during a session of parliament in Athens, March 30, 2015.

    Talks on a funding deal between reshuffled Greek negotiators and creditor representatives have been under way since Thursday.

  • Fed's Evans: Here's when rate hike is appropriate Monday, 4 May 2015 | 12:25 PM ET
    Charles Evans

    Hiking interest rates does not seem appropriate until next year in the wake of a weak first quarter, a top Fed official said.

  • Bill Gross: Bull market ending with a 'whimper' Monday, 4 May 2015 | 11:41 AM ET
    Bill Gross

    A glum Bill Gross sees both himself and the bull market facing the same long road to oblivion.

  • Indonesia: No longer Asia's market darling?   Monday, 4 May 2015 | 12:20 AM ET
    Indonesia: No longer Asia's market darling?

    Sani Hamid, director, Wealth Management, Economy & Market Strategy at Financial Alliance, says Indonesian markets will likely see profit-taking for the next 12-24 months amid a looming U.S. rate hike.

  • Forget PMI, employment data matters more: Pro   Sunday, 3 May 2015 | 9:01 PM ET
    Forget PMI, employment data matters more: Pro

    Michael Spencer, co-head of Global Economics at Deutsche Bank, says recent employment data indicate that the Chinese economy isn't growing fast, which explains the change in monetary policy.

  • IMF could declare yuan fairly valued: What it means

    Michael Every, head of Financial Markets Research, Asia-Pacific for Rabobank, discusses news that the IMF is on the verge of declaring China's currency fairly valued.

  • Did the BOJ just buy itself more time? Sunday, 3 May 2015 | 7:02 PM ET

    The BOJ’s surprise move to push back the date for achieving its inflation target may signal it's trying to buy time before easing policy again.

  • RBA: Will they or won't they? Sunday, 3 May 2015 | 6:59 PM ET
    Glenn Stevens, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia

    The RBA's decision may come down to the wire at its policy meeting Tuesday, as economists eye a rate cut despite concerns over a strong currency and home prices.

  • RBA will cut rates, but is it the best move?   Sunday, 3 May 2015 | 6:44 PM ET
    RBA will cut rates, but is it the best move?

    Kumar Palghat, director at Kapstream, expects the Reserve Bank of Australia to cut rates at Tuesday's policy meeting even though easing measures are having a mixed impact on the economy.

  • The week that was: Wild week for stocks   Friday, 1 May 2015 | 4:01 PM ET
    The week that was: Wild week for stocks

    CNBC's Mandy Drury looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. The Fed indicated it was ready to raise interest rates, but didn't say when. Auto sales were on the rise, and Tesla introduced a battery business for homes.

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