Squawk Box Asia


  • What will change when next US crisis knocks?  Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 7:50 PM ET

    Alex Montgomery, Chair / Treasurer, Democrats Abroad HK and Ross Feingold, Chairman, Asia, Republicans Abroad talk about what can be done to prevent a repeat of the U.S. debt crisis.

  • Oxford: Demand for MBA degrees remain strong  Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 7:25 PM ET

    Peter Tufano, Dean of Said Business School, University of Oxford says students from emerging markets continue to flock to business school. He also describes rising interest in entrepreneurship programs.

  • Trading US T-bills post Washington's debt deal  Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 6:52 PM ET

    David Keeble, Head of Fixed-income Strategy at Credit Agricole CIB says Republicans aren't likely to face down the debt debate next year and advises investors to search for cheap, short term T-bills.

  • US data to suggest growth is sub-par: Pro  Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Austan Goolsbee, Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, says setting the U.S. growth agenda is most important as the market braces for a slew of data.

  • Here's why the dollar sell-off may continue  Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 6:22 PM ET

    Michael Woolfolk, MD & Senior Currency Strategist of BNY Mellon says delayed expectations of Fed tapering could undermine the dollar as well as America's balance of payments issues.

  • Time to buy risky assets: Pro  Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 6:15 PM ET

    David Kotok, Chairman & CIO at Cumberland Advisors says time is ripe to invest in risky assets as Europe turns a corner and some EMs look like a buy on dips.

  • Obama's domestic political game paid off: Expert  Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 6:07 PM ET

    Ian Bremmer, President of the Eurasia Group, says the re-opening of the U.S. government is a win for U.S. President Barack Obama, but cautions that the level of dysfunction in Congress still hasn't gone away.

  • US crisis over, will China re-think Treasury assets? Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 12:57 AM ET

    Big holders of Treasurys such as China and Japan might not look to significantly diversify away from U.S. government bonds, analysts say.

  • Forget gold, the VIX is the new safe haven Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 11:47 PM ET

    With gold's safe-haven status eroding, analysts say volatility indexes like the VIX are becoming the preferred method for hedging risk.

  • Why its time for Asian sovereign bonds to pop  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 8:52 PM ET

    Johanna Chua, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Citi says emerging market equities and high-yield Asian sovereign debt like the Sri Lankan national savings bond could rally in the aftermath of a US debt deal.

  • What happens to gold now that US has a deal?  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 7:40 PM ET

    Yoni Jacobs, Chief Investment Strategist, Chart Prophet Capital and Ed Moy, Chief Strategist, Morgan Gold go head to head on the outlook for gold after the U.S. debt ceiling debacle.

  • US debt deal: The pros and the cons  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Mark Olson, Co-Chairman of Treliant Risk Advisors says the debt deal is just kicking the can down the road however there are some positives.

  • Debt debacle to shave over 1% off US growth: Pro  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Jeffrey Frankel, Professor of Capital Formation and Growth at Harvard Kennedy School explains how the debt ceiling debacle will have a long-lasting effect on investor faith in the U.S.

  • Investors await vote on Senate deal  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 6:30 PM ET

    U.S. lawmakers are expected to vote on the Senate's bipartisan deal anytime now with just hours to go before the debt deadline. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports live from Washington.

  • US debt deal is a  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 6:23 PM ET

    LEE SACHS is Co-Founder & CEO of Alliance Partners says that the debt deal gives a window for US congress to work out their differences and not risk a further damage to their reputation.

  • US spending levels will be next fight: Fmr Senator  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 6:14 PM ET

    Kay Hutchison, Senior Counsel at Bracewell Giuliani, and former Republican Senator of Texas says she expects U.S. parties to find common ground over government spending levels.

  • Markets trust Washington, but for how long? Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 12:13 AM ET

    Financial markets are holding out for a deal in Washington to avert a debt default but that patience could fade quickly if a deal is not reached soon.

  • Owens Thomsen: US structural issues persist  Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 8:44 PM ET

    Marie Owens Thomsen, Senior Economist & Strategist, Credit Agricole Private Banking explains why structural issues are much more concerning than the current U.S. debt debacle.

  • Outrigger: Leisure in the times of US shutdown  Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    David Carey, CEO of Outrigger Hotels and Resorts says the government hasn't really impacted core business but explains why military travel has significantly reduced.

  • How long can China's growth momentum last?  Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 8:13 PM ET

    Steven Sun, Head of China Equity Strategy, HSBC expects a positive third-quarter GDP report on Friday but explains why momentum will likely fizzle out in the fourth-quarter.

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