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  • Will more BOJ easing be counterproductive?   Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 12:16 AM ET
    Will more BOJ easing be counterproductive?

    Alvin Liew, Senior Economist at UOB, explains why he doesn't expect any additional easing anytime soon.

  • Behind CapitaLand's robust Q4 results   Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 12:51 AM ET
    Behind CapitaLand's robust Q4 results

    Lim Ming Yan, CEO of CapitaLand, attributes the 187 percent leap in fourth-quarter profits to factors like a pick-up in its Vietnam business and higher gains from its investment properties.

  • Key risk events for the euro this week   Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 12:17 AM ET
    Key risk events for the euro this week

    Saktiandi Supaat, head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, says the euro could hit 1.13 to the dollar depending on the ECB meeting minutes due on Thursday and the outcome of Greece's debt negotiations on Friday.

  • Greek debt talks: What needs to be ironed out   Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 12:07 AM ET
    Greek debt talks: What needs to be ironed out

    Mikio Kumada, executive director & global strategist at LGT Capital Partners, says Greece and its European creditors still need to work on a longer-term solution, which will last after the current bailout program expires.

  • Tracking Greece debt talks: Deal or no deal?   Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 12:46 AM ET
    Tracking Greece debt talks: Deal or no deal?

    Willem Nabarro, Head of European Equities for Asia at Exane-BNP Paribas, explains why he's not expecting a deal to be made in Brussels on Monday.

  • Can the Greek debt row ever be resolved?   Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 12:33 AM ET
    Can the Greek debt row ever be resolved?

    Steve Goldman, managing director at Kapstream Capital, says Greece and its international creditors will find common ground in the short run, but the same situation could see a repeat until an inevitable default in Greece.

  • Mr Yen: 'Yen won't exceed 120 again'   Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 12:14 AM ET
    Mr Yen: 'Yen won't exceed 120 again'

    Eisuke Sakakibara, former Vice Finance Minister of Japan from 1997-1999, says the Japanese yen is coming within the range of 115-120 against the U.S. dollar as the country sees a sustained recovery.

  • Couples in these countries have money secrets   Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 12:50 AM ET
    Couples in these countries have money secrets

    Ian Bright, Senior Economist at ING, describes data that shows certain countries like France and Turkey have a high number of couples who hide debt from one another.

  • Should you be worried about Denmark?   Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 12:33 AM ET
    Should you be worried about Denmark?

    Jonathan Webb, head of FX strategy at Jefferies Bache, says Denmark has a permanent currency pegs so the level of foreign reserves won't matter.

  • What's driving the oil rebound?   Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 12:19 AM ET
    What's driving the oil rebound?

    Vandana Hari, Asia editorial director at Platts, attributes the recent rally in oil markets to the fact that traders are positioning for a recovery 6 months later.

  • Are markets being too optimistic on Greece?   Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 12:09 AM ET
    Are markets being too optimistic on Greece?

    Shane Oliver, head of investment strategy and chief economist at AMP Capital Investors, discusses the market rally on Friday following news that Greece agreed to talks over its debt problems.

  • Is Credit Suisse right with its dividend proposal?   Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 12:38 AM ET
    Is Credit Suisse right with its dividend proposal?

    Hugh Young, managing director and global head of Equities at Aberdeen Asset Management, discusses Credit Suisse's decision to propose 0.70 Swiss francs per share dividend for 2014, more than expectations of 0.63 Swiss francs per share.

  • ASX: Expect IPO market to moderate now   Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 12:16 AM ET
    ASX: Expect IPO market to moderate now

    After posting a first-half profit gain due to a surge in initial public offerings, Elmer Funke Kupper, CEO of ASX, discusses whether the upward trend in profit is sustainable going forward.

  • Greek deal soon? Maybe not, says EY advisor   Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 12:07 AM ET
    Greek deal soon? Maybe not, says EY advisor

    Tom Rogers, senior economic advisor at EY Eurozone Forecast, expects the negotiations between Greece and euro zone finance ministers to continue for a few weeks.

  • What Delhi election defeat means for India's Modi   Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 12:52 AM ET
    What Delhi election defeat means for India's Modi

    Andrew Holland, CEO of Ambit Investment Advisors, says the ruling party's defeat in New Delhi won't impact the implementation of policies, but is a "huge wake up call" for Indian Prime Minister Modi.

  • CBA: 'Customer is the focus of our business'   Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 12:39 AM ET
    CBA: 'Customer is the focus of our business'

    Ian Narev, CEO of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, outlines the lender's strategy in achieving an 8 percent jump in cash profit and outlines his expectations for Australia's interest rates.

  • Ukraine ambassador: 'Russia is finding a new enemy'   Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 12:20 AM ET
    Ukraine ambassador: 'Russia is finding a new enemy'

    Pavlo Sultansky, Ukrainian Ambassador to Singapore, attributes unrest in Ukraine to Russia's attempt of finding an external enemy so as to "postpone the collapse of the country."

  • Markets will get over Greek fears: Motley Fool   Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 12:06 AM ET
    Markets will get over Greek fears: Motley Fool

    Joe Magyer, senior analyst at Motley Fool, discusses the market impact of Greece's crisis and says the country won't be able to stay in the euro zone without making painful concessions.

  • Why Europe won't see a Grexit   Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 12:49 AM ET
    Why Europe won't see a Grexit

    Marko Mrsnik, director of Sovereign Ratings at Standard and Poor's, explains why he expects Greece to reach an agreement with its creditors this week.

  • DBS: 'No material increases in provisioning'   Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 12:42 AM ET
    DBS: 'No material increases in provisioning'

    Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS, says the firm's bad debt provisions were unchanged from a year ago and explains why the Singapore bank isn't worried about its exposure to the commodity sector.

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    Based in Singapore, Sri is the co-anchor of CNBC's Capital Connection and an experienced business and financial markets correspondent.

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