Katie Holliday is a Writer with CNBC.com, covering a range of topics including global macro-economic news, market developments and corporate news. Before joining CNBC, Katie was a senior asset management correspondent at Investment Week in London. Katie holds a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from Southampton University.
Cheaper oil could provide a welcome respite for some emerging markets, analysts told CNBC, but warned that oil was only part of the problem.
As Australian stocks power to fresh five-year highs, analysts say the country's benchmark index is set for further gains.
Foreign investors are on their longest-ever buying spree of South Korean stocks in another sign the country has emerged as a safe-haven, analysts say.
News that Lenovo has signed a non-disclosure agreement to review Blackberry's books could spell trouble for its Chinese rivals.
Progress on Beijing's move to revise its one-child policy is set to give the world's number two economy a considerable boost.
In a stellar month for the hedge fund industry, Asian hedge funds outperformed, a report from Eurekahedge has showed.