Due to time differences, businesses have seen a dip in earnings during the World Cup season from previous years, says Allan Zeman, Chairman of Lan Kwai Fong Holdings.» Read More
Jim Walker, Founder & CEO of Asianomics, says companies in Southeast Asia and India are driving their home economies with sound investments, particularly the Philippines and India.
Photos from Microsoft show newly installed CEO Satya Nadella in a hoodie. CNBC's Asia "Squawk Box" team and Jim Walker, founder and CEO of Asianomics, discuss Nadella's relaxed fashion look.
Jim Walker, Founder & CEO of Asianomics, says he expects stocks on Wall Street to fall by 20 percent this year, as the Fed continues its tapering plans.
Asian business confidence rose for a second consecutive quarter, according to a survey by the Young Presidents' Organization. David Spencer of Asia Pacific Investment Partners and a member of the CNBC-YPO Chief Executive Network, explains the findings.
Andrew Abrahamian, Head of FX Strategy, Compass Global Markets, says the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is likely to continue pushing the Aussie dollar lower as the economy recovers at a slower than desired pace.
Here is why not to bet on the U.S. bond market right now even after the recent pull-back in yields, says Jack Bouroudjian, Chief Investment Officer at Index Financial Partners.
Jack Bouroudjian, Chief Investment Officer at Index Financial Partners discusses why he believes the rebound in U.S. stocks on Tuesday was merely a "dead-cat bounce."
While the New Zealand dollar has been touted as the "hottest" trade of 2014, the country's finance minister says he would like to see it weaker.
Juerg Kiener, MD & CIO at Swiss Asia Capital, explains why he thinks the base metal will see declines until the middle of the year.
Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura, says emerging market valuations look attractive compared to developed markets but he warns of a "secular decline."
Brian Nelson, President of Equity Research at Valuentum Securities, says Yum Brands should look to preserving its KFC brand name in China if it wants greater growth opportunities.
Will Oswald, Global Head of Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities Research at Standard Chartered Bank, discusses why investors should be positive on China this year.
Kathy Lien, Managing Director of FX Strategy at BK Asset Management, says investors should take advantage of the recent selloff in the New Zealand dollar.
Bill English, Deputy Prime Minister & Finance Minister of New Zealand, says housing, inflation and outward investment are three issues that his government will have to combat this year.
Bill English, Deputy Prime Minister & Finance Minister of New Zealand, lays out the country's plans to fight off global risks and sustain economic growth in 2014.
Bob Doll, Chief Equity Strategist and Senior Portfolio Manager, Nuveen Asset Management, explains why he thinks 2014 will ultimately be a good year for U.S. equities
Kathy Lien, Managing Director of FX Strategy at BK Asset Management, says a weak jobs report after January's dismal factory data should prompt the Fed to rethink tapering.
Russ Koesterich, Global Chief Investment Strategist at BlackRock, thinks the recent selloff in emerging markets presents a long-term buying opportunity for investors.
Russ Koesterich, Global Chief Investment Strategist at BlackRock, says a slow recovery in the labor market combined with harsh winter conditions is resulting in disappointing data.
John Carey, Executive Vice President & Portfolio Manager at Pioneer Investments, explains why he thinks there's no reason for U.S. interest rates to climb higher.