The Capital Connection team discusses the surprising results from this year's Transparency International Corruption Perception Index.» Read More
Philippa Malmgren, President & Founder of Principalis Asset Management and Adrian Mowat, Chief Asian and Emerging Markets Equity Strategist, JP Morgan Securities Asia-Pacific talk about the key challenges that the new Chinese leaders must confront, and what can be done to ensure a smooth transition.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) passed on the opportunity to cut interest rates at a policy meeting on Tuesday, but weakening economic conditions could force its hand next month, economists tell CNBC.
Rob Aspin, Head of Equity Investment Strategy at Standard Chartered Bank tells Capital Connection which sectors he's investing in China and why.
Drew Brick, MD and Head of Market Strategy at RBS Asia Pacific tells Capital Connection how the U.S. elections will likely impact the greenback, and which crosses will profit if Romney wins.
Rob Aspin, Head of Equity Investment Strategy at Standard Chartered Bank tells Capital Connection how he's positioning his portfolio, ahead of the U.S. elections this week.
Dhiren Sarin, Chief Technical Strategist, Asia Pacific, Barclays provides technical analysis on oil, gold and volatility index.
Dhiren Sarin, Chief Technical Strategist, Asia Pacific, Barclays provides technical analysis on Asian and European indices.
Taimur Baig, Director & Chief Economist, Global Markets Research, Deutsche Bank says RBI's decision to hold rates steady is within expectations, adding that the central bank was right to place inflation as the top priority.
Alejandro Barbajosa, Oil Markets Specialist at Argus Media discusses Hurricane Sandy's impact on the energy markets.
Ashish Goyal, Chief Investment Officer, Asia and Global Emerging Market Equities at Eastspring Investments, says strong economic growth and attractive valuations are the main reasons he is bullish on Asian equities over the next 10 years.
Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO, Southern APAC, UBS Wealth Management, says more RRR cut is unlikely to be on the near horizon because China's economy is holding up really well despite the limited easing that PBoC has done so far this year.
Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO, Southern APAC, UBS Wealth Management, explains why the different earnings performances between Southeast Asian companies and North Asian ones.
John Vail, Chief Global Strategist for Investment Strategy Group at Nikko Asset Management tells Capital Connection why he's still bullish on Australian equities, and where he sees the U.S. and European markets in the months ahead.
John Vail is Chief Global Strategist for the Investment Strategy Group at Nikko Asset Management explains why he is bullish on Japanese equities.
Two weeks ago the European Central Bank took the stand to show how it would end the euro zone debt crisis and last week the Federal Reserve delivered aggressive steps to revive the U.S. economy. Now it’s the Bank of Japan’s (BOJ) turn to take the central bank podium.
Standard Chartered’s $340 million settlement with the U.S. regulator which accused it of illegal transactions with Iran has bolstered its share price, but questions over its management and how much more it will have to pay in fines remain.
Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer Wayne Swan has denied that Australia’s economy is at risk of a Spain-like economic crisis, calling the thesis put forth by the former chief Asia-Pacific economist for Morgan Stanley, Andy Xie “absurd”.
Asian shares were in the red on Friday, after investors were disappointed that the Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke didn’t hint at another round of monetary easing. However, Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura is unfazed, saying over the medium-term, equities remain the asset class most likely to succeed
The weak U.S. jobs report for May and a deterioration in the U.S. economy, will lead the Federal Reserve to announce another round of quantitative easing as early as this month, Dennis Gartman, the editor and publisher of the Gartman Letter told CNBC on Monday.
As data from China and the U.S. showed the global economy slowing sharply, the head of the World Bank warned that the summer of 2012 is looking like an “eerie” echo of 2008, when a collapse of the U.S. mortgage market led to the collapse of Lehman Brothers.