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  • NSA spy program ends for now: What it means

    Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, discusses news that the U.S. House of Representatives has voted to end the National Security Agency's (NSA) surveillance of American citizens.

  • HSBC: China economy still very slugglish

    Five months into 2015, China's economy is still very sluggish, says Julia Wang, Greater China Economist at HSBC

  • Huatai IPO in for some retail selling: Pro

    Many retail investors will be looking to take profits on Huatai's Hong Kong IPO debut, says Jackson Wong , Associate Director at United Simsen Securities

  • China PMI could dampen retail bulls: pro

    The PMI numbers may dampen Chinese retail investors' bullishness, says Andrew Sullivan, MD, Sales Trading at Haitong International Securities

  • South China Sea is an economic risk: Pro

    The tensions over the South China Sea will escalate and become a risk for financial markets, says Andy Xie, an independent economist.

  • Simple trading for millennials

    A new global ETF will offer simple trading solutions for younger people, says Mikaal Abdulla, CEO of 8 Securities.

  • ANZ: PMIs outside China more important

    PMIs outside China are most important for the region's economies, Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ

  • Fed is dragging feet on rate hike: Pro

    The Federal Reserve is dragging its feet on the anticipated rate hike, says Andy Xie, an independent economist.

  • Foreign money hopes will keep China stock rally going: Pro

    Hope that a flow of foreign money is driving the China stock rally but the money won't come, says Andy Xie, an independent economist.

  • UBS: Iron ore price recovery won't last

    The 30% iron ore price is not sustainable because demand will soon peak, says Daniel Morgan, Global Commodities Analyst at UBS.

  • Soft US data may haunt markets: Pro

    Optimism over the series of soft U.S. data over the past weeks may come back to haunt the financial markets, says Patrick Bennett, FX Strategist at CIBC

  • Krake: Chinese pleased no US escalation

    The Chinese are pleased the U.S. did not escalate its building of military runways, says Paul Krake, Founder of View from the Peak: Macro Strategies.

  • China in great stock bubbles: Pro

    China is in one of the greatest asset bubbles ever seen, says Paul Krake, Founder of View from the Peak: Macro Strategies

  • Investors watch computer screens at a stock exchange hall in Fuyang, China.

    Shanghai shares hogged the spotlight on Friday, as the key Shanghai Composite index extended losses, while Japan was the "quiet achiever" for the day.

  • Why Skymark Airlines can make a comeback

    Timothy Ross, head of Asia Pacific Transport Research at Credit Suisse, says a positive operating environment in Japan, alongside cheaper jet fuel prices, can support Skymark Airlines.

  • Expect India Q1 GDP around 7%: Experts

    Richard Iley, chief Asia economist at BNP Paribas and Jahangir Aziz, Head of EM Asia Economic Research at JP Morgan, outline their estimates for India's first-quarter gross domestic product.

  • Is this the end of China's rally? Not yet: Pro

    Xavier Denis, global strategist at SG Securities, says the plunge in mainland markets on Thursday is an overdue correction and the market remains in a good shape.

  • Maybank CFO: Expect slower loan growth this year

    Mohamed Rafique Merican, CFO of Maybank Group, says factors such as weaker commodity prices and the implementation of the goods and services tax will weigh on loan growth this year.

  • Applications of quantum computing

    Ray Johnson, executive director at QxBranch, says quantum computing can improve the performance of quantitatively-oriented hedge funds and the insurance industry.

  • Decipher quantum computing

    Ray Johnson, executive director at QxBranch, says quantum computing takes advantage of quantum mechanics to allow simultaneous calculations.

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