Street Signs Asia


  • Analyzing the Fed's first meeting of 2015  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 9:46 PM ET

    Jesper Bargmann, Head of Trading, Asia, at Nordea Markets, says the Fed gave out "mixed signals" about its first rate hike on Wednesday hence risk aversion played out in the U.S. markets.

  • Facebook's spending is scaring investors: Pro  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 9:35 PM ET

    Brad Gastwirth, CEO of ABR Investment Strategy, attributes the fall in Facebook shares overnight to concerns over an increase in spending, which is outpacing revenue growth.

  • Is the Fed 'getting further behind the curve'?  Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 9:16 PM ET

    Robert Heller, Former Federal Reserve Governor, questions the Fed's decision to stand pat on low interest rates despite acknowledging a solid recovery in the U.S.

  • Virgin Galactic: Safety remains key  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:44 PM ET

    Following the crash of Virgin Galactic's SpaceshipTwo craft last year, Steve Isakowitz, President of Virgin Galactic, says the company already has plans for a second spaceship.

  • Indonesia's Jokowi: A 100-day scorecard  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:33 PM ET

    Lim Su Sian, ASEAN Economist at HSBC, says investors are very confident on Indonesia's outlook, which indicates excellent work by Indonesian leader Joko Widodo so far.

  • Caterpillar stuck in a value trap: Analyst  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:14 PM ET

    Eli Lustgarten, Senior Research Analyst at Longbow Research, says the company's yield is a major advantage but there remains no short-term catalyst to take the stock higher.

  • Singapore central bank joins easing bandwagon  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 9:45 PM ET

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore's decision to reduce the slope of the Singapore dollar's appreciation was surprising, says Nizam Idris, Head of Strategy, Fixed Income & Currencies at Macquarie,

  • 'Oil price rebound is wishful thinking': Analyst  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 10:47 PM ET

    Despite some consolidation around $45 a barrel in recent weeks, crude oil prices will likely see more downside ahead, says Matt Smith, Commodities Analyst at Schneider Electric.

  • Japanese banks not getting Abenomics-boost: Pro  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 10:32 PM ET

    Abenomics is not fueling domestic loan growth as of yet, which in turn limits the earnings of Japanese lenders, says David Marshall, Senior Analyst, Asia-Pacific Financials at CreditSights.

  • New Obama-Modi dynamics to benefit both leaders: Pro  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 10:23 PM ET

    Eswar Prasad, Senior Professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University, discusses the improvement in ties between U.S. President Obama and Indian Prime Minister Modi.

  • After elections, what's next for Greece?  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 10:10 PM ET

    Marie Owens Thomsen, Chief Economist at Credit Agricole Private Banking and Eswar Prasad, Senior Professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University, discuss the outlook for Greece.

  • Michael Drobac, Senior Policy Advisor at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, discusses news that a small drone crashed on the grounds of the White House early Monday.

  • Euro's rebound will be short-lived: StanChart  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 9:46 PM ET

    Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered, says the euro is consolidating and adopting a "wait and see attitude" after last week's steep declines.

  • What can Microsoft do about a stronger US dollar?  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 9:31 PM ET

    Ray Wang, Principal Analyst & Founder at Constellation Research, says the tech giant can consider making acquisition outside the U.S. to lessen the damage from a stronger greenback.

  • Tracking the rise of volatility  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 9:19 PM ET

    Jeff Carbone, Founder and Senior Partner at Cornerstone Financial Partners, says the divergence in central bank policies will likely fuel more volatility in financial markets.

  • US braces for historic massive blizzard  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 9:04 PM ET

    A massive blizzard, which could turn out to be the largest storm on record, slammed into the U.S. Northeast on Monday. Chris Pollone from NBC News with the latest from Boston.

  • Asian shares mixed after leftist win in Greece Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 2:24 AM ET
    The national flag of Greece and the flag of the European Union fly above a government building on January 23, 2015 in Athens.

    Asian equities reacted nervously to the election victory of Greek leftist party Syriza on Monday.

  • The significance of US-India nuclear trade progress  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 10:47 PM ET

    Jahangir Aziz, Head of EM Asia Economic Research at JP Morgan, says the breakthrough in long-stalled nuclear talks is a "big huge step forward" in getting U.S. technology into India.

  • What's the way out for Greece?  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 10:38 PM ET

    Jeremy O'Friel, Managing Director at Belmont Investments, says the new government in Greece is unlikely to do anything radical, but warns of risks from staying within the euro zone.

  • 'Change at the top is necessary for StanChart': Pro  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 10:24 PM ET

    Jim Antos, Bank Analyst at Mizuho Securities Asia, discusses news that two of Standard Chartered's largest investors have called for a change in the bank's chief executive position.

About Street Signs Asia

  • Martin Soong and Oriel Morrison co-host Street Signs from the SGX. With Asia's markets in full swing, Street Signs follows the day's biggest moves to provide CNBC's audience with actionable, real-time insights. From the anchor desk to trading desks around the region, Street Signs helps you to capitalize on the plays of the day.

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  • Martin Soong is the co-anchor of CNBC's Street Signs, based in Singapore. The programme follows the day's biggest moves to provide viewers with actionable, real-time insights.

  • Morrison is the co-anchor of CNBC’s Street Signs, based in Singapore.


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