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  • Cashin: Bond Vigilantes Coming Back?     Monday, 13 May 2013 | 1:41 PM ET

    Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services, says bond vigilantes may be coming back.

  • China Shaping Up for a Disappointing Quarter Monday, 13 May 2013 | 5:00 AM ET
    Beijing's Central Business District

    Chinese economic data for April has cast further doubt over the recovery in the world's second largest economy.

  • Why Interest for Airlines Is Accelerating     Monday, 13 May 2013 | 3:15 AM ET

    James Halstead, senior associate at Aviation Economics, discusses the growing interest in airlines as the sector's consolidation is supportive of future price increases.

  • China Industrial Output Up 9.3%, Misses Forecast Monday, 13 May 2013 | 1:42 AM ET

    China's annual industrial output growth quickened to 9.3 percent in April, recovering from a seven-month low hit in March but still missing market expectations, data showed on Monday.

  • Carson Block: Why We Are Betting Against StanChart Monday, 13 May 2013 | 1:41 AM ET

    Standard Chartered's asset quality is deteriorating and investors are miscalculating risk in the loan book of the British lender, according to Carson Block, founder of U.S.-based short seller Muddy Waters.

  • Carson Block, Founder of Muddy Waters Research, discusses why he believes the market is underestimating the risk in Standard Chartered's loan book.

  • DME CEO: Asia Needs its Own Crude Benchmark     Sunday, 12 May 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Christopher Fix, CEO of Dubai Mercantile Exchange says Asia has come to recognize the need to have a pricing center closer to the region's source of crude oil supplies.

  • Yen's Weakness is Nothing too Exciting: Pro     Sunday, 12 May 2013 | 8:15 PM ET

    Paul Gruenwald the Chief Economist, Asia Pacific, Standard and Poor's Ratings Services says the Japanese currency's decline over the past 6 months is just a retracement of what happened in 2008-2009.

  • Contemporary Art Sales Could Top 'Old Masters' Sunday, 12 May 2013 | 12:11 PM ET

    The world's largest auction houses will host "blockbuster" sales of contemporary art this week, as buyers' tastes shift away from pre-19th century "Old Masters", a fine art expert told CNBC.

  • CNBC's Ross Westgate reports the FTSE 100 still up to its best 5-year levels, and yields continue to go lower at Italy's T-Bill auction.

  • Is India's Government Becoming Big Brother? Friday, 10 May 2013 | 3:27 AM ET

    The government has quietly started putting into place its new Central Monitoring System, a project that will give it access to its citizens' telephone calls, texts, and online activities.

  • Markets Approve Japan Easing Moves     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:35 AM ET

    Pankaj Ghemawat, Anselmo Rubiralta Professor of Global Strategy at IESE Business School says there are few sources of global growth and thus markets are cheering Japan's stimulus in hope that the country will come out of 2 decades of stagnation. He also discusses the growth outlook for Asia including China and India.

  • Dollar-Yen on Its Way to 105     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:02 AM ET

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors says the weaker yen is boosting Japan's exporters and is seen as a good thing. He says the USD/JPY will reach 105 soon.

  • Larger IPOs Are Back…But From a New Place Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Large-scale IPOs have hit record levels year-to-date, as new emerging countries enter the market and investors hunt for higher returns.

  • China Is 'Core Curriculum': Schwarzman Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    Steve Schwarzman, co-founder of PE giant Blackstone, told CNBC he's starting a $300 million scholarship in China in hopes of defusing tensions between Beijing and the West.

  • Global Markets: China's Core Inflation Weak     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 6:09 AM ET

    Asian stocks fell on worries over rising inflationary pressure in China, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.

  • China Inflation Data Show Central Bank's Dilemma Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 1:24 AM ET

    China's annual consumer inflation rose by more than expected in April while factory prices fell for a 14th consecutive month, highlighting the dilemma facing the central bank.

  • China Trade Data Distortions     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 12:05 AM ET

    John Woods, Chief Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank says the China trade data surplus could have been distorted by over-reporting from exporters.

  • WTA Championships Moving to Singapore     Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 11:45 PM ET

    Stacey Allaster, Chairman & CEO of the WTA; Andrew Georgiou, CEO of World Sport Group talk about what the record five year deal to bring the Women's Tennis Association to Singapore will do for Asian sporting events.

  • Bank of Korea Cuts Interest Rates in Surprise Move Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 10:11 PM ET
    Bank of Korea headquarters in Seoul

    South Korea's central bank cut interest rates for the first time in seven months on Thursday, confounding the expectations of most market analysts that it would leave rates unchanged.

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