Street Signs Asia


  • '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.

  • Plugging the infrastructure gap in East Asia  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 10:14 PM ET

    Both the government and the private sector need to work actively to narrow the infrastructure gap in East Asia, says Axel Van Trotsenburg, Vice President for East Asia & Pacific at the World Bank.

  • Yingluck's impeachment is a 'non-event': Pro  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 10:07 PM ET

    The rise in Thai shares on Monday shows that markets view former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's impeachment as a "side show" and the country's political situation remains fairly stable, says Paul Gambles, Co-Founder of MBMG Group.

  • Continue to short the euro: Maybank  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 9:49 PM ET

    Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, remains bearish on the euro, which could fall as low as $1.05 against the U.S. dollar moving forward.

  • Andrew Naylor, Executive Director at Cicero Group, says the leaders of Greece's Syriza party are young and untested. Moving forward, the new Greek government will likely negotiate to keep the country in the euro zone.

  • Likelihood of a 'Grexit' at 20%: Deutsche Bank  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 9:17 PM ET

    Taimur Baig, Chief Economist, Asia at Deutsche Bank, says authorities will do what it takes to prevent Greece from leaving the euro zone and explains what that means for Italy and Spain.

  • 'Neither will win' from Greek election: Pro  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:45 PM ET

    Colin Chapman, President at Australian Institute of International Affairs in New South Wales, discusses his outlook for Greece as the nation heads into a general election that could determine whether it stays in the euro zone.

  • Why is Li Ka-shing going on a buying spree in Europe?  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:36 PM ET

    Asia's richest man Li Ka-shing set his sights on Europe likely because asset prices could inflate after the ECB's stimulus package, says Alex Wong, Director, Asset Management at Ample Capital.

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.

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