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Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services, says bond vigilantes may be coming back.
Chinese economic data for April has cast further doubt over the recovery in the world's second largest economy.
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'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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Large-scale IPOs have hit record levels year-to-date, as new emerging countries enter the market and investors hunt for higher returns.
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.
Asian stocks fell on worries over rising inflationary pressure in China, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.
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.
John Woods, Chief Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank says the China trade data surplus could have been distorted by over-reporting from exporters.
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.
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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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.