Street Signs Asia


  • Why ABN AMRO is underweight Thailand  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:25 PM ET

    Daphne Roth, Asia Equity Strategist at ABN AMRO Private Banking, attributes the downgrade to unattractive valuations and a possible rise in political uncertainty this year.

  • Expect China to grow 7.2% this year: ADB  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:18 PM ET

    Takehiko Nakao, President of Asian Development Bank, says ongoing structural reforms, along with a stronger U.S. economy, will help China to reach 7.2 percent growth in 2015.

  • ECB QE wows markets, but will it be sustainable?  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:12 PM ET

    Christoph Rieger, Head of Rates and Credit Research at Commerzbank, is skeptical that Europe's economy will benefit from quantitative easing in the long run.

  • What a new Saudi King means for oil prices  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:03 PM ET

    Alejandro Barbajosa, VP, Crude Middle East & Asia-Pacific at Argus Media, discusses the outlook of crude oil prices after Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah passed away early Friday.

  • Brace for a weaker euro ahead  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 9:48 PM ET

    Vassili Serebriakov, FX Strategist at BNP Paribas, outlines the factors that could drive the euro to parity with the U.S. dollar.

  • Saudi-induced oil rebound will be short-lived: Pro  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 9:35 PM ET

    The fact that oil prices only rose $1 following the death of Saudi's King Abdullah means that prices will likely remain status quo moving forward, says John Bollinger , Founder of BollingerBands.com.

  • What are the risks from Saudi succession?  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 9:31 PM ET

    While the power transition in Saudi Arabia will not disrupt relations with the U.S., it may stall efforts to counter brewing turmoil in the region, says Stephen Yates, CEO of DC International Advisory.

  • Why 'Super Mario' Draghi can't save Europe on his own  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 9:19 PM ET

    The quantitative easing program singals ECB's promise to do whatever it takes to revive Europe and also hints at politicians to carry on reforms, Stephen Davies, CEO of Javelin Wealth Management.

  • Could Toshiba see a wage boost?  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 10:32 PM ET

    Masashi Muromachi, Chairman of Toshiba, discusses whether the firm will heed calls from the Japanese government to hand out generous wage raises to employees.

  • A 'real win' for Icahn on eBay: Pro  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 10:24 PM ET

    D.R. Barton, Chief Technical Analyst at Money Map Press, discusses news that eBay has reached an agreement with billionaire Carl Icahn and will appoint Jonathan Christodoro, Icahn's pick, to its board.

  • QE in Europe may see patchy results: Pros  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 10:12 PM ET

    Hans Goetti, Head of Investment Asia at Banque Internationale a Luxembourg, explains why he's skeptical of the effectiveness of QE in Europe, while Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, describes the euro's outlook.

  • How low can oil go? Probably $26, says Guppy  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 10:03 PM ET

    Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, says Nymex oil prices are consolidating between $38-48 a barrel now, but if the index breaks the support level at $38, oil could plunge to $26.

  • Canadian Dollar to hit 1.3 against dollar: HSBC  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 9:46 PM ET

    With the Bank of Canada prepared to loosen monetary policy further, coupled with a strengthening greenback, the loonie will see further downside, says Paul Mackel, Head of Asia Currency Research at HSBC.

  • Don't worry about China slowdown, says China Premier  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 9:35 PM ET

    Speaking before global leaders in Davos, Chinese premier Li Keqiang said while downward pressure remains in the mainland economy, it will not lose speed or momentum.

  • Draghi could deliver more than expected: Pro  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 9:31 PM ET

    Jacob Kirkegaard, Senior Fellow at Peterson Institute for International Economics, says the European Central Bank could overshoot expectations to roll out an asset purchase program worth more than 500 billion euros.

  • Is QE Europe's solution? Maybe not, says this expert  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 9:19 PM ET

    Patrick Chovanec, Chief Strategist at Silvercrest Asset Management, explains why a quantitative easing program is only important from a "psychological point of view" for Europe.

  • What is the ECB's gameplan?  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 9:02 PM ET

    Mitul Koetcha, Head of FX Strategy, Asia Pacific, Barclays, discusses news that the European Central Bank is planning to announce a 50 billion euros a month quantitative easing program on Thursday.

  • 'Nothing new in BOJ decision': JPMorgan  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 10:38 PM ET

    Nicholas Weindling, Fund Manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, discusses the central bank's policy decision on Wednesday and explains why the outlook for Japan is looking up this year.

  • SOTU address is a 'non-event for FX: Expert  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 10:21 PM ET

    With all attention on the European Central Bank's meeting on Thursday, U.S. President Obama's State of the Union address is unlikely to move markets, says Geoff Kendrick , Head Asia FX & Rates Strategy at Morgan Stanley.

  • Has the US economy entered a 'new era'?  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 10:14 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Vice President at Delta Economics, discusses U.S. President Obama's comments that the U.S. economy has entered a new era and warns of headwinds including challenges facing the middle class.

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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