Capital Connection

Sri Jegarajah

Sri Jegarajah
Anchor/Correspondent, CNBC

Based in Singapore, Sri is the co-anchor of CNBC's Capital Connection and an experienced business and financial markets correspondent. Specializing in commodities since 1997, Sri follows global energy developments closely.

Covering financial markets for more than 15 years, Sri has reported on major global events including the 2008 financial crisis, the Indian Ocean tsunami and the aftermath of the 2011 tsunami disaster from Tokyo. He twice received the Bronze Medal in 2009 and 2013 for Best News Correspondent by the New York Festivals International TV & Films Awards.

Prior to joining CNBC in 2005, Sri was an energy reporter for Dow Jones Newswires and Bloomberg News in Singapore.


  • Nikkei briefly tops 16,000 as yen weakens

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah report on all the market-moving events in Asia as the Japanese government says it will take steps to arrest the yen's climb and the dollar/yen correlation sees a slight recovery.

  • Asia markets mixed, yen near 17-month high

    Japan's Nikkei 225 posts it longest losing streak under Abenomics, reports CNBC's Sri Jegarajah with the latest trading action from Asian markets.

  • Asian markets slip on weak China trade data

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports downbeat China trade data sours investor sentiment sending Asian markets lower.

  • Joss Stone livens up CNBC

    Singer Joss Stone serenades CNBC's Sri Jegarajah.

  • Huge rally in Asia overnight

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the broad rally in Asian stocks as the Shanghai and Nikkei finish the trading day with strong gains.

  • Chinese markets in crosshairs of selloff

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the big sell-off in Asian markets, as the Shanghai drops 2.9 percent.

  • China stocks selloff

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the big drop in Chinese markets overnight.

  • Bangkok, Thailand.

    The Bank of Thailand stands ready to cut interest rates despite standing pat at the last six policy meetings, its governor told CNBC.

  • Nikkei extends losses with banks

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the sharp sell-offs in Japan and Singapore as risk aversion heightens in Asian markets.

  • Nikkei extends losses to close down 2.3 percent

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on all the market moving events in Asia as fear spread about the outlook on interest rates and Japanese banks.

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