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  • Fresh China easing fail to boost Asian stocks Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 4:37 AM ET
    An investor observes stock market at a stock exchange corporation on April 10, 2015 in Huaibei, Anhui province of China. The Shanghai composite index rised nearly 2% to 4,000 points at its close which reached the highest points in latest 7 years.

    Asian stocks finished lower on Monday even as China's central bank lowered the reserve requirement ratio over the weekend.

  • AirAsia CEO: 'I think we lost Skymark'   Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 12:49 AM ET
    AirAsia CEO: 'I think we lost Skymark'

    While AirAsia was interested in taking over bankrupt Japanese low-cost carrier Skymark Airlines, CEO Tony Fernandes, tells CNBC the deal is unlikely to happen now.

  • Tokopedia: What we learnt from SoftBank, Sequoia   Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 12:44 AM ET
    Tokopedia: What we learnt from SoftBank, Sequoia

    William Tanuwijaya, co-founder and CEO at Tokopedia, says investments from Japanese conglomerate Softbank and Sequoia Capital help it to attract Indonesian talents overseas.

  • Grexit: 'Low probability, but high impact'?   Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 12:38 AM ET
    Grexit: A 'low probability, but high impact' event?

    If "Grexit" occurs, markets will likely see a correction, but the negative impact will fade quickly, says Sani Hamid, director, Wealth Management, Economy & Market Strategy at Financial Alliance.

  • Jaguar Land Rover: Remain confident about China   Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 12:23 AM ET
    Jaguar Land Rover: Remain confident about China

    Speaking to CNBC at the Shanghai Auto Show, Bob Grace, regional president at Jaguar Land Rover, Greater China, explains why he's not worried about the slowdown in China.

  • Greek talks seeing a countdown: Professor   Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 12:07 AM ET
    Greek talks seeing a countdown: Professor

    Antonio Fatas, professor of economics at INSEAD, Fontainebleau & Singapore, says the range of compromise in Greece doesn't comply with its European creditors.

  • TCS: 'It's been a good quarter'   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 12:43 AM ET
    TCS: 'It's been a good quarter'

    N Chandrasekaran, MD & CEO of Tata Consultancy Services, discusses the better-than-expected net profit for the last fiscal year and explains the motivation behind the one-time bonus for employees.

  • Tracking the outlook for US Treasurys   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 12:33 AM ET
    Tracking the outlook for US Treasurys

    Mark Todd, director, Debt Markets at National Australia Bank, says investors are looking to buy the dip in U.S. Treasurys on the back of any Fed movement.

  • Among miners, who will be the last man standing?   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 12:23 AM ET
    Among miners, who will be the last man standing?

    David Lennox, resources analyst at Fat Prophets, says big miners like Rio Tinto will have a better chance of surviving the rout in iron ore prices, but it is hard to say for sure in the junior end.

  • Are markets being complacent about Greece?   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 12:10 AM ET
    Are markets being complacent about Greece?

    Sean Fenton, director & portfolio manager at Tribeca Investment Partners, discusses the risk of "Grexit" ahead of the country's meeting with the eurogroup of finance ministers on April 24.

  • Did the US overreact to China-led AIIB?   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 12:44 AM ET
    Did the US overreact to China-led AIIB?

    Speculation that China will use the AIIB to undermine U.S. power is unlikely as the development bank isn't part of the financial system, says Fraser Howie, managing director at Newedge Singapore.

  • Can jobs data soothe Australia's economic woes?   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 12:33 AM ET
    Can jobs data soothe Australia's economic woes?

    While the jobs data for March came as a relief, Australian markets will likely still be worried over the rout in commodity prices, says David Greene, head of Dealing at AFEX Australia.

  • Who could be interested in Fortescue?   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 12:18 AM ET
    Who could be interested in Fortescue?

    David Walker, senior analyst at stocksinvalue.com.au, explains why Chinese firms may be more interested than Anglo-Swiss mining giant Glencore in acquiring Fortescue Metals.

  • Why the global easing trend is here to stay   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 12:07 AM ET
    Why the global easing trend is here to stay

    Given the low growth and low inflation environment globally, central banks will remain in easing mode for awhile, says Puru Saxena, CEO of Puru Saxena Wealth Management.

  • Asian shares mixed in choppy trade after China GDP Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 3:10 AM ET

    Asian stocks saw choppy trade on Wednesday following China's first-quarter gross domestic product.

  • A software that works like a human immune system?   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 12:48 AM ET
    A security software akin to the human immune system?

    Nicole Eagen, CEO of Darktrace, introduces the firm's software, which uses advanced machine learning and mathematics to identify potential cyberattacks.

  • Analyzing China's data deluge   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 12:35 AM ET
    Analyzing China's data deluge

    Louis Kuijs, chief economist, Greater China at RBS, compares China's first-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) with the industrial production figure for March.

  • Here's where Intel is 'totally clueless'   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 12:18 AM ET
    Here's where Intel is 'totally clueless'

    Trip Chowdhry, managing director at Global Equities Research, says Intel has done a poor job in innovating its desktop business by treating it as a "second-class citizen."

  • Shanghai Composite stung by China GDP data   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 12:08 AM ET
    Shanghai Composite stung by China GDP data

    Manpreet Gill, senior investment strategist at Standard Chartered, explains why hopes for further monetary easing have failed to support Chinese markets on Tuesday.

  • The factors that are weighing on the euro   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 12:44 AM ET
    The factors that are weighing on the euro

    Sean Callow, senior currency strategist at Westpac Bank, says uncertainty over Greece and the European Central Bank's bond-buying program will keep the euro weak.

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