"The assault on the major set of plans is greatly mistaken," former Rep. Barney Frank tells CNBC.
Hao Zhou, an analyst with Commerzbank, weighs in on the latest Caixin PMI figures and says that structural issues need to be targeted for more growth.
Hao Zhou, an analyst with Commerzbank, says that the Chinese economy will moderate further.
Richard Hunt, president of the Consumer Bankers Association, says that Dodd-Frank regulation needs to be reviewed.
The dollar may have come off the 14-year highs it has touched recently, but the rally will likely soon catch a second wind, analysts said.
Arthur Kwong, BNP Paribas Investment Partners, says that investors need to do their homework before approaching the markets.
Jonathan Lieber, Eurasia Group, talks about the impact of Trump's executive order on immigration, and the checks and balances in the U.S. government.
Patrick Bennett, a foreign-exchange strategist at CIBC, says the dollar is too weak against the euro, but too strong against other currencies.
Tai Hui, J.P. Morgan AM, talks about the surprise rally after Donald Trump's election win and how markets have moved.
Tai Hui, J.P. Morgan AM, says that the president can tweet all he wants, but his policies are supportive of the USD.
Sony's semiconductor and gaming businesses were standout performers as analysts say the future looks bright for the Japanese electronics and entertainment company.
Amit Singh, co-founder of Gurgaon-based bus aggregator Shuttl, called the moves "pivotal" towards encouraging the Indian start-up community.
The China Caixin manufacturing PMI for January slowed from December, missing forecasts, but continued to show the economy was recovering.
Julia Wang, greater China economist at HSBC, says that an early Lunar New Year is a reason for softer PMI data.
Gregory So, secretary for commerce and economic development of Hong Kong, talks about how the city has to boost its cultural attractions.
Gregory So, secretary for commerce and economic development of Hong Kong, talks about how the encouraging mainland tourist arrivals will impact retail.
Mark Matthews at Bank Julius Baer says that markets remain strong even amid the uncertainty.
J. Berkshire Miller at the Council on Foreign Relations talks about how Iran's latest missile test and U.S. sanctions could impact the Iran deal.
Sony might have taken a goodwill writedown on its movie business but it remains strong, says Atul Goyal, senior analyst at Jefferies.
David Riedel, president of Riedel Research Group, says that the Fed won't hike interest rates just yet.