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The executives involved in the scandal surrounding Japanese camera maker Olympus have been given suspended sentences for their role in the accounting fraud.
Nizam Idris, Managing Director and Head Strategist Fixed Income and Currencies, Macquarie Bank, explains why emerging markets have been unable to claw back losses.
As policy makers keep liquidity tight in China, Manpreet Gill, Senior Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered explains where investors can still find rewards.
Japanese stocks will outperform the global market and the Nikkei could reach 16,000 by the end of 2013, according to Lothar Mentel, the CIO of Paradigm Group.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as stock-specific news weighed down individual indexes.
Manufacturing surveys released this week are a worry for Asia as it would only point to signs of weakness and cement the case for further monetary stimulus, economists say.
Propaganda authorities have told local media to tone down their reporting to help stabilize financial markets. The Financial Times reports.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, warns that markets still have not fully factored in a slowdown in the Chinese economy.
Japan's multi-pronged attempts to stave off prolonged stagnation in the country will ultimately fail, the former chief executive of camera and medical equipment maker Olympus told CNBC on Monday.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as key economic data helped push stocks to the upside.
China formally launched on Monday an investigation into whether Europe is unfairly subsidizing and dumping its wines in the Chinese market, potentially adding to trade frictions between the world's second-largest economy and its biggest trade partner.
Roger Hirst, director of European equity research at S&P Capital IQ, explains that his European "top 10 power" stocks tend to have exposure to Asian emerging markets, despite expected slower growth in Asia.
With the gold market still waning, Jordan Eliseo, Chief Economist at ABC Bullion says attention should be shifted towards the silver market.
David Greene, Senior Corporate Foreign Exchange Dealer at Western Union Business Solutions talks the changes happening in Japan's economy, and what it means for the yen.
Sailesh Jha, Chief Strategist at Arcus Capital Singapore, discusses investment strategy in the mainland in light of the recent PMI data.
Alex Kobler, MD & APAC Head of Investment Products & Services at UBS Wealth Management discusses portfolio positioning in a rising rates environment and weighs in on China's credit woes.
BOJ chief Haruhiko Kuroda is taking a different approach to deflation and growth revival and that is positive for Japan, says Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Standard and Poor's Ratings Services.
The consequences of China's credit binge may just be getting started - with much more pain to come.
Chip Starnes, the CEO held hostage by his workers in China, said he'd advise new investors not to do business there.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as markets hit the midway point in the year.
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David Frigstad, Chairman of Frost & Sullivan, says Japanese firms are "aggressively" pursuing changes in their corporate culture after missing out on previous global opportunities.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager at Saxo Capital Markets, describes the factors impacting the rupee in Thursday trade.
Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, explains why the firm is still seeing "great appetite" for its theater in the mainland.