Pakorn Peetathawatchai, Stock Exchange of Thailand, talks about applications of AI at the SET through over-the-counter trading platforms and robo-advisors.
Hasan Tevfik, Credit Suisse, talks about how shareholder activism leads to more efficient companies, which is a good thing for investors in Australia.
Investors are trying to increase risk, but their allocations to defensive assets remain significant, says Ajay Dayal, Legg Mason AM.
Sue Jong, Juwai.com, says interest from Chinese buyers for property in the United Kingdom is 20 percent higher now compared to a year ago.
From a stock perspective, the export sector could perform well owing to a weaker currency and no tariffs, says Wayne Bowers from Northern Trust AM.
There are some concerns whether there will be a normalization of highly valued assets, especially in the U.S., says Wayne Bowers at Northern Trust AM.
Gerard Cassidy from RBC Capital Markets says a Treasury proposal issued last week recommended bi-annual tests because the banks are so strong.
Michael Kelly from Pinebridge Investments says Senator Mitch McConnell doesn't think it's possible to get a health care bill through.
Ezekiel Emanuel, the architect behind Obamacare, says Republicans have created uncertainties for insurance providers that led to higher premiums.
Downton Abbey actor Kevin Doyle talks about how the popularity of the acclaimed series has helped it cross language barriers.
China and the U.S. agree on issues relating to North Korea in principle, but differ in terms of method, says J. Berkshire Miller, Council on Foreign Relations.
Karine Hirn, East Capital, weighs in on comments that MSCI inclusion will not rock the boat in Chinese markets due to the low weighting in the index.
The government is using Anbang as an example to others not to mix the business of life insurance with wealth management, says Sam Radwan, Enhance International.
Ezekiel Emanuel says the insurance market could be stabilized by enforcing the mandate, guaranteeing subsidies for cost sharing and more.
Ezekiel Emanuel, University of Pennsylvania, says the Senate's health care bill has gone through zero hearings with no public discussion.
China could face economic losses in terms of U.S. sanctions if it does not take stronger action on North Korea, says Ron Napier, Napier Investment Advisors.
Calvin Cheng, co-chair of ReTech, explains how the e-learning platform allows companies operating in China to train employees on a large scale.
However, data shows that in the long-term that companies with founder-CEOs tend to outperform their peers, says Anand Sanwal, CB Insights.
Robert Lutts, Cabot Wealth Management, weighs in on the state of the U.S. markets and says real earnings growth looks set to continue.
Dowson Tong, president of the social network group at Tencent, said the A.I. industry in China is very active, with players developing their own expertise.