Squawk Box Asia


  • Reading into the yuan's slump     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    Geoff Kendrick, Head Asia FX & Rates Strategy at Morgan Stanley and Paul Krake, Founder of View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, discuss recent steep declines in the Chinese renminbi.

  • Putin is in a 'no lose' situation : Pro     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 6:16 PM ET

    Paul Krake, Founder of View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, explains why he thinks Russian President Vladimir Putin is in a 'no lose' situation and the West may be a 'toothless tiger' right now.

  • Base metals to drift higher: SocGen     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 5:48 PM ET

    2014 saw a resurgence in commodities, says Mark Keenan, Cross Commodity Research Strategist at Societe Generale, adding that industrial metals could see an uptrend.

  • Could 2014 be the year of commodities?     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 5:23 PM ET

    This will be the year of the commodities comeback, says Jack Bouroudjian, Chief Investment Officer at Index Financial Partners, adding that gold prices could touch 1,500 by the end of this year.

  • Jack Bouroudjian, Chief Investment Officer at Index Financial Partners, says Russia has way too much invested in the West to start a soviet-style aggression campaign.

  • Global risk assets got a boost on Tuesday, as tensions in Ukraine subside after Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that the use of force would be a last resort. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris reports.

  • Ukraine crisis ease on Putin's comments     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 5:01 PM ET

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that the use of force would be a last resort, quelling fears of a conflict in Ukraine. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from Kiev.

  • Asian equities recovered modestly on Tuesday, from an acute selloff seen in the previous session fueled by brewing instability in Ukraine.

  • A preview of China's NPC     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    The National People's Congress (NPC) starts this Wednesday, with reforms, initiated by China's new leaders last year, taking center stage as investors await to see whether they get carried through. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.

  • Is bitcoin bulletproof?     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 7:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Wood discusses Monday's rally of bitcoin by nearly 20 percent, despite being hit on all sides by bad news last week.

  • Alex Latzer, Leader, Asia Metals and Mining at Maybank Kim Eng Securities, explains how soft commodities and emerging markets may be at risk due to heightened tensions in Ukraine.

  • Bearish on the Russian rouble: Barclays     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 7:24 PM ET

    Antonio Garcia Pascual, Chief Euro-Area Economist at Barclays, explains why the Russian currency may see further downside.

  • Antonio Garcia Pascual, Chief Euro-Area Economist at Barclays, says while it's unlikely that the standoff between Ukraine & Russia will evolve into a war, the economic threat still looms for both economies.

  • Why you should hedge gold now     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 6:54 PM ET

    Paul Gambles, Co-Founder of MBMG Group, says gold is fair-valued at the moment and investors could turn to the precious metal as a safe-haven investment against minimal margins in the stock market.

  • Xavier Denis, Economist & Strategist at Societe Generale Private Banking, says Russia's unexpected move on Crimea is seeing the country pay the price in terms of a depreciating currency and big selloff in its equity market.

  • How has Ukraine impacted global currencies?     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist at Westpac Bank, discusses Ukraine's impact on the world's currencies, with European currencies taking the biggest hit.

  • Are US equities the biggest bubble?     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 6:16 PM ET

    Paul Gambles, Co-Founder of the MBMG Group, explains why U.S. stocks are, in his opinion, the biggest bubble.

  • A summary of Ukraine's impact on equities     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris tells us more about the ripple effects from brewing tensions in Ukraine that has triggered a global equity selloff since markets opened on Monday.

  • Who is Forbes' No.1 billionaire this year, with a net worth of $76 billion? CNBC's Asia "Squawk Box" team speaks to Randall Lane, editor at Forbes, about the rise of Chinese billionaires.

  • Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst, Intelligent Investor, says recent rally in crude prices are a knee-jerk reaction to fear, due to crisis in Ukraine, which can subside as fast as it rises.

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  • Bernie Lo and Susan Li co-anchor Squawk Box from CNBC's Hong Kong studio. Squawk Box, the marquee brand in business news, is where enlightening and engaging conversations about the top stories of the day take place. Get all your news and hear the views of top CEOs, influential asset managers and newsmakers. The programme also launches you into the Asia trading day, covering key market opens, including Tokyo, Hong Kong and Shanghai.

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