Squawk Box Asia


  • Why Shorting the Aussie Is 'Trade of the Century' Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 4:56 AM ET

    The resilient Australian dollar is due a major correction and could fall over 40 percent in the next 18 months, according to one analyst.

  • The US Economy Is Very Competitive: Pro  Sunday, 28 Apr 2013 | 8:33 PM ET

    Sanjeev Sanyal, Global Strategist at Deutsche Bank explains why he thinks the U.S. is extremely competitive, and flags Australia as being outrageously expensive. Paul Gambles, Managing Partner, MBMG International warns that low prices in the U.S. stem from a lot of imbalances.

  • Why the Dollar Has the Likable Factor: Pro  Sunday, 28 Apr 2013 | 7:32 PM ET

    Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist at RBS, & Paul Gambles Managing Partner of MBMG International, discuss various scenarios impacting the U.S. dollar. They also shed light on the state of Scottish pound and what it means for the Sterling.

  • Watch Out! Headwinds Ahead for Australia  Sunday, 28 Apr 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Steve Johnson, CIO at Intelligent Investor Funds, discusses how Australia's exposure to China could ultimately bring down the domestic economy.

  • We Listen to Our Fiercest Critics: Olam CEO Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 10:29 PM ET
    Sunny Verghese, group managing director and chief executive officer of Olam International.

    The CEO of Singapore-based commodities firm Olam International, which was targeted by short seller Muddy Waters last year, said the firm has listened to its fiercest critics as it cuts capital spending and downsizes profit expectations.

  • Japan Automakers Move Production Overseas  Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Mohit Arora, Executive Director at Asia Pacific at J.D. Power and Associates discusses the impact of Abenomics on Japan automakers. He says the weakening yen has a direct impact on their bottom lines and that automakers are looking at diversifying their production basis globally rather than re-investing locally.

  • U.S. Economic Recovery A Mirage?  Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 6:13 PM ET

    Peter Schiff, CEO at Euro Pacific Capital warns that U.S. might be headed for a economic disaster worse than the global financial crisis in 2008. He also says that Japan is making a monetary mistake.

  • After 'Shock and Awe,' What Next From the BOJ? Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 11:29 PM ET
    Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan

    The Bank of Japan meets on Friday for the first time after it made a radical shift in policy earlier this month and markets are now watching for central bank governor Harukiko Kuroda's next move.

  • No Change in Policy Seen at BOJ Meeting: Pro  Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 7:30 PM ET

    Mansoor Mohi-uddin, Chief Currency Strategist at UBS Investment Bank says the only event investors can expect at the upcoming BOJ meeting is its semi-annual economic outlook report.

  • When Will Japan's Capital Outflows Increase?  Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 7:18 PM ET

    Vincent Truglia, International Economist at Clear and Candid Economic and Political Analysis believes the government still has more to do in terms of inflating the domestic economy to spur increase outflows.

  • Kospi Poised For Short-Lived Rally: Chartmaster  Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 7:02 PM ET

    Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com believes both the Kospi and the won are headed for a temporary rally and will then succumb to further downwards pressure.

  • Regulating Financial Systems  Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Greg Medcraft, Chairman of the International Organization of Securities Commissions, explains why the issue for financial systems is not about more regulation, but about appropriate regulation.

  • Emerging Markets To Outperform: Pro  Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 6:15 PM ET

    Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist at Pension Partners argues why he thinks emerging markets will outperform once reflation sentiment returns as a result of Japan's new easing stance.

  • Apple Is Like Sony 20 Years Ago: Stock Bear Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 11:49 PM ET

    Apple, which has just reported its first quarterly profits decline in a decade, is headed the same way as Japan's Sony which fell out of favor with consumers 20 years ago, says one commentator who expects Apple shares to fall 20 percent.

  • Sterling: The Currency That's Most Like 'Rocky'? Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 10:42 PM ET
    Actor Sylvester Stallone who plays the lead role as a boxer Rocky Balboa in the popular U.S. film series.

    It gets knocked down and then it gets back up again: recent trade in sterling is much like the performance of underdog boxer Rocky in the popular U.S. film series.

  • Dollar at 100 Yen is 'Inevitable': Pro  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Asoka Woehrmann, Co-CIO of Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management explains how the Bank of Japan has put the currency pair path on an inevitable track to the 100-level.

  • Oracle: Changing Face of Technology  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 7:40 PM ET

    Adrian Jones, Senior Vice President for Asia Pacific and Japan at Oracle Corporation, highlights the innovations the tech company is focusing on in light of threats of global cyber attacks.

  • Sterling: The British Rocky Balboa  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 7:30 PM ET

    Ed Ponsi, Managing Director at Barchetta Capital Management compares the resilience of the U.K pound to the underdog boxer Rocky.

  • Impact of Abenomics On Asian Rates  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Andre De Silva, Head of Asia-Pacific Rates at HSBC Global Research, discusses which markets benefit from Japan's massive bond-buying program.

  • Why Regulating Derivatives Markets is so Challenging  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 7:05 PM ET

    Robert Pickel, CEO of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, delves into the complexities of setting global standards for the derivatives market.

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