Squawk Box Asia


  • Rogue trader who lost $1 billion: I'm not a criminal Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 7:26 PM ET

    Rogue trader Toshihide Iguchi hid $1.1 billion worth of losses while working for Daiwa in the 1980s, but he said he did not see himself as a criminal.

  • Does the US need a normalization of interest rates?  Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Robert Mcteer, Distinguished Fellow at the National Center for Policy Analysis, expects the Fed to continue with its taper course and shares his thoughts on the impact of quantitative easing.

  • Philippines: 'Remain friendly to China'  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 8:48 PM ET

    Gregory Domingo, Philippines Secretary of Trade and Industry, discusses the state of ties with China amid territorial disputes between the two nations in the South China sea.

  • Key highlights of Obama's Philippines visit  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 8:44 PM ET

    Gregory Domingo, Philippines Secretary of Trade and Industry, explains the trade developments that happened during President Obama's visit.

  • Worried about Samsung's handset sales: Pro  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 8:33 PM ET

    Bryan Ma, Vice President at IDC, Singapore, says worries over the fall in the tech giant's handset sales continue to unsettle investors despite encouraging signs for the new Galaxy S5.

  • The lessons of one rogue trader  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 8:09 PM ET

    Toshihide Iguchi, Author of 'My Billion Dollar Education - Inside the Mind of a Rogue Trader,' explains his acts that caused Daiwa Bank to lose $1.1 billion in 1995.

  • This is driving pharma's M&A spree  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 7:49 PM ET

    Rhenu Bhuller, Senior VP of Healthcare at Frost & Sullivan, says the rush of deals in the pharmaceutical sector may be a manifestation of the struggles that industry players are facing.

  • Sohu to see 'a year of investments': Pro  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 7:37 PM ET

    Cheng Cheng, Equity Research Analyst at Pacific Crest Securities, says a higher-than-expected spending on its mobile gaming platform weighed on Sohu's first-quarter earnings.

  • South Korean ferry captain escaped before others  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 7:26 PM ET

    South Korea's coastguard released footage that shows the captain of the capsized ferry escaping the ship while students were still trapped inside. CNBC's June Yoon reports.

  • Should you expect any surprises from the Fed?  Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 7:15 PM ET

    John Carey, EVP & Portfolio Manager at Pioneer Investments, expects a continuation in terms of policy language and guidance from this week's FOMC meeting.

  • Is China's yuan reform really significant?  Sunday, 27 Apr 2014 | 9:04 PM ET

    Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura, says Beijing's move to relax currency controls for multinationals is a sign that regulators are doing their best to reverse hot money inflows.

  • Lunchbox: How we're bringing broadway to Asia  Sunday, 27 Apr 2014 | 8:46 PM ET

    James Cundall, Producer, Founder & CEO, Lunchbox Theatrical Productions, describes how the firm is bringing well-known Western musicals to Asian audiences this year.

  • Why Obama's Asia visit matters  Sunday, 27 Apr 2014 | 8:31 PM ET

    Richard Vuylsteke, President of the American Chamber of Commerce, outlines the significance of U.S. President Barack Obama's Asia tour.

  • Fitness First: Seeing market in Asia mature  Sunday, 27 Apr 2014 | 7:44 PM ET

    Simon Flint, Asia CEO at Fitness First, describes the gym's expansion plans across Asia and the new trends in the fitness industry.

  • Japan has 'lost all policy credibility': Pro  Sunday, 27 Apr 2014 | 7:20 PM ET

    Paul Krake, Founder of View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, discusses why the Bank of Japan is not meeting market expectations for more stimulus.

  • China's lenders seeing strong earnings: Barclays  Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 9:33 PM ET

    May Yan, Head of Banks Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research, Barclays, discusses the movements of Chinese banking stocks on early Friday.

  • This could spur BOJ into action: Credit Suisse  Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 9:15 PM ET

    Fan Cheuk Wan, Chief Investment Officer, Asia Pacific at Credit Suisse, expects Japan to see a deterioration in second-quarter growth due to the consumption tax hike.

  • Why China won't see more RRR cuts: Credit Suisse  Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 9:04 PM ET

    Fan Cheuk Wan, Chief Investment Officer, Asia Pacific at Credit Suisse, says it is unlikely the PBOC will implement a broader RRR cut given a "higher tolerance for slower growth" in Beijing.

  • Kwok: Lingering concerns about Thailand and China  Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 8:54 PM ET

    While he expects growth to continue in 2014, Clement Kwok, CEO of Hongkong & Shanghai Hotels, says Thailand and China are two sources of uncertainty for the business.

  • Sales remain a concern for Microsoft: Pro  Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 8:19 PM ET

    Robert Breza, Senior Research Analyst at Sterne Agee, says Microsoft will continue to see challenges in personal computer sales as it expands into cloud-based services and mobile devices.

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