Deepanshu Bagchee is Managing Digital Editor for CNBC International, overseeing digital teams in London and Singapore. Most recently he was Supervising Digital Editor for CNBC Asia based in Singapore. Previously, he worked as a producer for Bloomberg TV in New York and as an anchor and reporter for CNBC's affiliate CNBC-TV18 in India. He holds an MBA from INSEAD business school in France and an MA in International Journalism from Cardiff University, UK.
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It wasn't all about eating humble pie, both figurative and real, for Rupert Murdoch. The head of News Corp also hit back saying investigative journalism had helped UK politics and the country should emulate Singapore's pay for top politicians.
Marc Faber, who predicted just last week that a bear market was on its way back, says the current selloff in equities is overdone and he expects a short-term rebound.
The U.S. doesn't deserve a AA-plus credit rating, much less triple-A, commodity bull and noted investor Jim Rogers told CNBC on Monday.
After Standard and Poor's historic downgrade of the U.S.'s credit rating to AA-plus from triple-A, fears are growing that other countries may be next, most notably France, which is facing big costs from a bailout of troubled Euro zone countries.
With US politicians sealing a deal to cut spending over the next 10 years, Asian stock markets were rallying on Monday. But analysts said the rally was likely to be short-lived and Asian policymakers needed to grapple with surging currencies and rebalancing growth.
The U.S. dollar and Treasurys, which proved to be safe havens during the global financial crisis, can no longer be viewed as such, instead emerging markets were now a safer bet, renowned investor Mark Mobius told CNBC on Friday.
Australia's resources sector, which has experienced a multi-year boom, is a bubble waiting to burst, according to one fund manager.
Europe's debt crisis has pushed yields on bonds of peripheral countries to record levels and sent shares of some banks tumbling. But one expert who advises institutional investors on risk and hedging strategies says peripheral long-end bonds and some bank stocks offer investors a great investment opportunity.