Squawk Box Asia


  • What the BOJ Can Learn From the Fed     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 8:52 PM ET

    Stuart Oakley , Managing Director of Asian Currency Trading at Nomura warns that investors remain skeptical of Abe's policies and recommends that the BOJ manages volatility like the Fed does.

  • Abenomics Vindicated? Still Too Early to Tell Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Strong export numbers from Japan are a hopeful sign for the success of the country's economic policies but it's still early days to say that the country's export sector has turned a corner, analysts say.

  • Snowden Saga Has Sparked Healthy Debate: Pro     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 7:42 PM ET

    Andrew Mclaughlin, Senior Vice President, at Betaworks says that the Snowden episode has evoked more people to question the boundaries of government surveillance.

  • Jack Lew Unveils New, 'Less Loopy' Signature     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 7:12 PM ET

    U.S Treasury Secretary Jack Lew clearly knows how to take criticism. The man who was famously teased by President Obama for his loopy signature unveiled his new one overnight.

  • Risk of Bond Sell-Off if Bernanke Disappoints     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 7:09 PM ET

    Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank explains how bond and equity prices are at risk if Bernanke doesn't deliver.

  • Is Europe the Next Risk-On Trade?     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 6:20 PM ET

    Axel Merk, President and Chief Investment Officer at Merk Investments is calling the euro the rock star of the year. He expects the Fed to be dovish, which would result in risk-on trade going into Europe rather than emerging markets.

  • As markets await the Fed's scaling back on QE, Hans Timmer, Director of the Development Prospects Group at the World Bank, says the biggest dangers facing developing countries are within their own economies.

  • Dollar-Yen to Hit 110 by Year End: Pro     Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:32 PM ET

    John Horner, FX Strategist at Deutsche Bank says "Abenomics" will continue to help the yen weaken.

  • The 'Personalization' of Investment Risks     Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 6:50 PM ET

    Grant Forster, CEO of Principal Global Investors, Australia talks about the increasing 'personalization' of investment risks. He speaks about the rise of baby boomers and how they will reshape the investment landscape.

  • Keep Your Eye on Emerging Markets: Pro     Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 6:25 PM ET

    Edward Dempsey, Founder and CIO at Pension Partners thinks EM equities will witness a sharp reversal of losses if markets receive a favorable Fed outcome.

  • How China Could Douse Optimism From the Fed Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 1:46 AM ET

    Concerns about a liquidity crunch in the world's second largest economy is threatening to derail financial markets just as the U.S. Federal Reserve is expected to restore some calm this week, analysts say.

  • Emerging Markets on Shaky Ground After Nasty Rout Sunday, 16 Jun 2013 | 11:26 PM ET
    A trader looks at a stocks monitor at the Philippine Stock Exchange in Manila. The market, together with stocks in other emerging markets, were hit hard last week.

    Emerging markets will remain vulnerable after the ugly sell-off last week, as concerns about an unwinding of the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary stimulus program keep investors on edge, analysts say.

  • Should India's Central Bank Cut Rates?     Sunday, 16 Jun 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Aninda Mitra, India Economist at Capital Economics thinks the RBI will keep rates on hold in light of a weakening rupee but Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research, Standard Chartered argues for a 25 basis-point cut.

  • Will Oswald, Global Head of Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Research at Standard Chartered expects fund outflows out of emerging markets to last for at least another month.

  • Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist at RBS says that actions against rate rigging have been transforming the way the global banking giants think and act.

  • Emerging Markets Sell-Off Overdone: Pro     Sunday, 16 Jun 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Stephen Thornber, Global Equity Income Fund Manager of Threadneedle Investments explains why emerging market equities still look attractive.

  • Why Odds Are Stacked Against Strong Euro Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 5:11 AM ET

    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.

  • Is an Overconfident BOJ to Blame for Market Woes? Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 11:34 PM ET

    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.

  • The Power of Crowdsourcing     Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    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.

  • Why the BOJ is to Blame for Japan's Volatility     Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 8:02 PM ET

    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.

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