GO
Loading...

Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

Capital Connection

More

  • Will 'Bali Nine' executions spark trade sanctions?   Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 12:06 AM ET
    Will 'Bali Nine' executions spark trade sanctions?

    Taimur Baig, chief economist, Asia at Deutsche Bank, expects "cool heads to prevail" when it comes to economic and trading ties between Indonesia with both Brazil and Australia.

  • Could UK's Q1 GDP disappoint?   Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 12:53 AM ET
    Could UK's Q1 GDP disappoint?

    George Buckley, chief U.K. economist at Deutsche Bank, outlines his expectations for the U.K.'s first-quarter GDP reading and explains what that means for the Bank of England's monetary policy.

  • Impact of Nepal quake 'close to $5B': Expert   Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 12:42 AM ET
    Impact of Nepal quake 'close to $5B': Expert

    In the absence of tourism income, remittances will be the "lifeline" of Nepal's economy, says Rajrishi Singhal, senior geo-economics Fellow at Gateway House.

  • How will Asia react to Japan's new foreign policy?   Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 12:34 AM ET
    How will Asia react to Japan's new foreign policy?

    ohn Lee, adjunct associate professor, School of Social and Political Sciences at University of Sydney, explains why the Asian region, excluding China, will likely welcome Japan's proactive foreign policy.

  • Here's why Indian shares are taking a breather   Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 12:14 AM ET
    Here's why Indian shares are taking a breather

    Yoon Chou Chong, investment director at Aberdeen Asset Management, Singapore, says Indian shares are taking a breather due to factors like rising valuations and the debate on the minimum alternate tax.

  • Why Apple still has a firm grip on the China market   Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 12:02 AM ET
    Why Apple still has a firm grip on the China market

    The high pricing of Apple's products make them more desirable, much to the dismay of competitors like Samsung which is seeing a drop in influence in China, says Bryan Ma, VP of IDC.

  • Can iron ore prices sustain gains?   Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 12:42 AM ET
    Can iron ore prices sustain gains?

    Despite a recent 5 percent surge in prices, Juerg Kiener, MD & CIO at Swiss Asia Capital, Singapore, expects iron ore to head back down on the back of supply concerns.

  • DBS: Q2 to yield better results   Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 12:33 AM ET
    DBS: Q2 to yield better results

    Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS Group, says the bank's net interest margins in the rest of the year should improve from the first-quarter.

  • Question mark remains over US economy: Pro   Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 12:08 AM ET
    Question mark remains over US economy: Pro

    Richard Iley, chief economist, Asia at BNP Paribas, says uncertainties over the U.S. economy mean there won't be any "significant evolution" in the Fed's statement this week.

  • Access top challenge in Nepal: British Red Cross   Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 12:04 AM ET
    Access top challenge in Nepal: British Red Cross

    Mark South, Beneficiary Communications Delegate at British Red Cross, says access to rural areas of Nepal remain difficult following a serious earthquake over the weekend.

  • Japan: The country 'only for Japanese'?   Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 12:45 AM ET
    Japan: The country 'only for Japanese'?

    Martin Schulz, senior economist at Fujitsu Research Institute, says Japan is still being seen as a country only for Japanese and the country's tight immigration policy isn't likely to change soon.

  • Why this expert is now neutral on Europe stocks   Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 12:31 AM ET
    Why this expert is now neutral on Europe stocks

    Dan Scott, vice president of Credit Suisse, says there are concerns over the valuations in European markets, but reiterated that he still prefers equities to fixed income.

  • Infosys Q4 earnings: What to expect   Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 12:15 AM ET
    Infosys Q4 earnings:  What to expect

    Despite currency swings taking a toll on India's IT sector, earnings of Infosys should be able to meet expectations, says Jigar Shah, CEO of Maybank Kim Eng Securities India.

  • All-time highs mean bubbles? Not really: Pro   Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 12:07 AM ET
    All-time highs mean bubbles? Not really: Pro

    The U.S. tech sector is trading at a lower P/E ratio than other sectors such as utility hence the Nasdaq will continue its uptrend, says King Lip, chief investment officer at Baker Avenue Asset Management.

  • Issues with Singapore's immigration policy   Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 12:43 AM ET
    Issues with Singapore's immigration policy

    Michael D Barr, associate professor of International Relations at Flinders University, outlines the consequences of the government's active policy of rising the number of immigrants in Singapore.

  • Markets not happy with Facebook expenses: Pro   Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 12:15 AM ET
    Markets not happy with Facebook expenses: Pro

    Charles Sizemore, CIO at Sizemore Capital Management, says a 83 percent jump in Facebook's operating expenses for the first quarter was "a bit hard for markets to digest."

  • RBA rate cut can wait after better data: Pro   Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 12:07 AM ET
    RBA rate cut can wait after better data: Pro

    With Australia's inflation and jobs data showing signs of improvements, markets are pricing in too much for a May rate cut, says Jesper Bargmann, head of Trading, Asia at Nordea Markets.

  • Australian PM urges Europe to turn away migrant boats   Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 12:45 AM ET
    Australian PM urges Europe to turn away migrant boats

    Colin Chapman, president of Australian Institute of International Affairs NSW, explains why Australian prime minister Tony Abbott's advice to Europe is "a bit premature."

  • Here's why oil is still in a state of oversupply   Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 12:32 AM ET
    Here's why oil is still in a state of oversupply

    Alejandro Barbajosa, VP, Crude Middle East & Asia-Pacific at Argus Media, explains why oversupply woes persist in global oil markets.

  • Are regulations a boon or bane for bitcoin?   Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 12:17 AM ET
    Are regulations a boon or bane for bitcoin?

    Speaking to CNBC at the Smart Nation Innovations 2015, David Moskowitz, founder of Coin Republic, discusses the regulatory treatment of bitcoin in countries like Singapore.

About Capital Connection

  • Hosted by Sri Jegarajah from the Singapore Exchange, Capital Connection is your GPS for the fast-paced, international, interconnected world of business and finance. It gives you a reading on Asia's markets mid-day, and sets you up for the European trading day. Which trends are emerging in Asia, and how will they affect European markets? We connect the dots for you on Capital Connection.

Contact Capital Connection

  • Showtimes

    Europe
    Monday - Friday, 06:00 - 07:00 CET
    Asia
    Monday - Friday, 12:00 - 13:00 SIN/HK
    Australia
    Monday - Friday, 14:00 - 15:00 SYD

 

  • Sri Jegarajah

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

CNBC NEWSLETTERS

Get the best of CNBC in your inbox