Street Signs Asia


  • What's weighing on the greenback?     Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 10:45 PM ET

    Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, says falling bond yields may limit the U.S. dollar's ability to capitalize on the economic recovery.

  • This is fueling confidence in Chinese consumers     Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 10:36 PM ET

    Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX and Commodities Strategy at Westpac Bank, discusses the findings of the bank's latest consumer sentiment survey.

  • Tracking the coup's impact on Thai retailers     Monday, 26 May 2014 | 11:38 PM ET

    Nirgunan Tiruchelvam, Director for ASEAN Consumer at Standard Chartered Bank, explains why the long-term prospects for Thailand's consumer sector remain "sound."

  • Maintain buy rating on Suncorp: BBY     Monday, 26 May 2014 | 11:21 PM ET

    Brett Le Mesurier, Director of Financials Research at BBY, explains why he still likes Suncorp shares despite the insurer flagging a A$500 million writedown in its life insurance unit.

  • Is ECB stimulus a buying opportunity?     Monday, 26 May 2014 | 11:10 PM ET

    Hans Goetti, Head of Investment for Asia at Banque Internationale à Luxembourg, says if Draghi does introduce fresh stimulus in June, investors should buy European stocks.

  • Khoon Goh, Senior FX Strategist at ANZ, says speculators have turned net short on the euro for the first time since 2013, so expectations are high for President Draghi to deliver.

  • What to make of Europe's election results     Sunday, 25 May 2014 | 11:34 PM ET

    Willem Nabarro, Head of European Equities for Asia at Exane-BNP Paribas, says the strong performance of far-right parties in European parliament elections is a "good wake up call" for the E.U.

  • BYD's share placement is a positive move: IHS     Sunday, 25 May 2014 | 11:27 PM ET

    James Chao, Director, Asia Pacific at IHS Automotive Consulting, says the carmaker's share placement will allow it to invest amid a highly competitive Chinese market.

  • Kumar Palghat, Founder & Director of Kapstream Capital, says he is "worried about equities" and explains why the bond market is likely to continue rallying despite the Fed's tapering efforts.

  • Dollar-yen to see pressure on BOJ's call: Pro     Sunday, 25 May 2014 | 10:47 PM ET

    After the Bank of Japan called on the government to step up reforms, Nizam Idris, Head of Fixed Income & Currency Strategy at Macquarie, discusses how it will influence the yen.

  • Maintain stable outlook on Thailand: S&P     Sunday, 25 May 2014 | 10:35 PM ET

    Kim Eng Tan, Senior Director, Sovereign Ratings at Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, says Thailand's strong credit matrix supports a stable rating of BBB+.

  • Why EU parliament votes are 'a wake up call'     Sunday, 25 May 2014 | 10:16 PM ET

    Mark Konyn, CEO of Cathay Conning Asset Management, discusses the significance of a far-right win in European Parliament elections and its impact on equity markets.

  • Thai coup plays out on social media     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 11:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Wood goes through the buzz on social media after Thailand's military blocked access to traditional news outlets late on Thursday.

  • BKPM: Indonesia seeing 'healthy level' of FDI     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 11:44 PM ET

    Mahendra Siregar, Chairman of BKPM, says it is important for Indonesia to pursue sustainability in foreign direct investment (FDI) from a mid-term perspective.

  • Kristie Kenny, U.S. ambassador to Thailand, says the country's military coup is a real concern for the U.S and explains what actions Washington may take.

  • Thai selloff is worse than expected: CIMB     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 11:05 PM ET

    Kasem Prunratanamala, Head of Thailand Research at CIMB, says Thursday's military coup has exacerbated the sell-off in Thai equities.

  • HSBC: Go long on dollar-baht     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:46 PM ET

    Paul Mackel, Head of Asia Currency Research at HSBC, expects the Thai baht to touch 34 against the greenback in the long-run due to the country's political turmoil and seasonal factors.

  • Unilever: Not worried about Thai crisis     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:36 PM ET

    Peter Ter Kulve, President, South East Asia and Australasia at Unilever, says Thailand's political crisis has not affected the firm's business thus far.

  • How should investors react to Thailand's coup?     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:20 PM ET

    JJ Kinahan, Chief Strategist at TD Ameritrade, says investors need to read the crisis in Thailand with a "note of hesitation" as the situation seems contained as of now.

  • UBS: Need to lower market expectations this year     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 11:41 PM ET

    Mark Haefele, Global Head of Investments at UBS Wealth Management, discusses the outlook for markets as countries attempt to shift to economic-led growth from central bank stimulus.

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. Street Signs follows the day's biggest moves to provide viewers with actionable, real-time insights.

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