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Stephen Thornber, Global Equity Income Fund Manager of Threadneedle Investments explains why emerging market equities still look attractive.
The euro has gained more than 4 percent against the U.S. dollar since mid-May, but forex analysts tell CNBC that the single currency is headed lower.
Since stunning the markets with monetary easing, the Bank of Japan has failed to offer solace to investors that have been rattled by violent swings in Japanese markets.
Harper Reed, CEO of Lunar explains how crowdsourcing—the process of getting work or funding from a crowd of people—works. He talks about how companies can utilize the power of crowdsourcing.
Nicholas Smith, Director and Strategist at CLSA discusses the Japanese central bank's communication failure. Meanwhile, David Kotok of Cumberland Advisors maintains his bullish stance on the Nikkei.
Kathy Lien, Managing Director at BK Asset Management says the focus of Fed's exit talk right now is on tapering asset purchases, not interest rates, which Jon Hilsenrath's article doesn't really focus on.
Scott Redler, Chief Strategic Officer of T3live.com says the Fed may begin to taper QE as early as September if markets & economy stay the course. He also recommends making the most of the weakness in Japan equities.
Scott Redler, Chief Strategic Officer at T3live.com, says the Fed is trying to gauge the market sentiment and reaction to its potential QE tapering and volatility is just a byproduct investors must embrace.
The rout in global financial markets that has spared few asset classes extended into Thursday, with Asian stocks plunging across the board.
Nicholas Benes, Representative Director of The Board Director Training Institute of Japan says Japan needs real robust policies that are market-wide and high-impact in nature, especially on labor reforms and tax incentive measures.
Nikos Koukoutzos, General Manager at Kleemann Hellas speaks about navigating through the Greek debt crisis and the company's increasing focus on China and other emerging markets.
Bill Veghte, Chief Operating Officer at HP speaks about the company's push into big data and its turnaround plan.
Despite recent volatility, Japanese companies stand out in one aspect making the Nikkei attractive.
Julie Dickson, EM Equity Portfolio Manager at Ashmore Investment Management, explains whether or not there's now a good entry point for Turkish exposure despite the political turmoil in the country.
Mark Smallwood, Head of Wealth Planning at Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, APAC, describes the demand for services at its recently-launched gold vault in Singapore.
Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura sees the Nikkei 225 hitting 16,000 by the end of 2013 and highlights possible sectors that have yet to reap the benefits of 'Abenomics'.
Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura says that growth is slowly returning globally, which would naturally steepen bond yield curves.
With elections around the corner, former vice finance minister of Japan, says he's not hopeful PM Abe will announce any ground-breaking structural reforms.
The rolling back of the Federal Reserve's massive quantitative easing program could be a major issue for all economies, according to former World Bank President Robert Zoellick.
Eisuke Sakakibara, Former Vice Finance Minister of Japan and Professor at Aoyama Gakuin University explains why he was not impressed by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's third arrow.
Part of the CNBC Asia team since 1993, Soong is one of the founding anchors and co-anchor of CNBC Asia's "Squawk Box."
Based at CNBC's Hong Kong studios, Bernie Lo covers core business day programming, co-anchoring Squawk Box Asia and anchoring The Call.
Oake is a financial news anchor and producer as well as an independent journalist who anchors exclusively for CNBC Asia Pacific.