Regulation will eventually come to the cryptocurrency space, even though they're unlikely to be comprehensive, says Jake Brukhman, CoinFund.
Peter Dragicevich, Nomura, says the Bank of England will raise interest rates in August as a way of removing some of the stimulus it enacted post-Brexit.
Oil production is loss-making when prices drop below $40 a barrel, says Mathew Kaleel of Janus Henderson.
The impact of China's crackdown on shadow banking to financial assets has made him increasingly cautious on China, says Frank Benzimra, Societe Generale.
Steven Blockmans, Centre for European Policy Studies, says free movement rights and security issues will have to be discussed during the summit.
Crude stocks might have drawn down, the markets were focusing on rising levels of production in the U.S., Nigeria and Libya, says Azlin Ahmad, Argus Media.
Xavier Denis, Societe Generale, weighs in on U.S.-China trade relations and concerns over the debt situation in China.
Christopher Hill, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver, weighs in on U.S.-China ties ahead of a security dialogue between the two.
Barry Dawes, Martin Place Securities, and David Fernandez, Barclays, weigh in on the current state of the energy markets.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on the foreign policy implications of Muhammad Bin Salman being named crown prince in Saudi Arabia.
Saudi royal decree has named Mohammad bin Salman as Saudi Arabia's crown prince. CNBC's Hadley Gamble and Sri Jegarajah report.
Chinese regulators are still cautious after experiencing the crash in Chinese markets in 2015, says Hao Hong, Bank of Communications International.
MSCI announced it will include A-shares in its EM index from next year. Hao Hong, Bank of Communications International, and David Fernandez, Barclays, weigh in.
The move was surprising as it did not follow the usual protocol, says Peter Sluglett, visiting research professor at the Middle East Institute, NUS.
PBOC Governor Zhou Xiaochuan criticized protectionism in China's financial sector hours ahead of MSCI's decision on Chinese A-shares.
With the Fed likely trimming its balance sheet in September, the dollar is set to strengthen later in the year, says Roy Teo, LGT Bank.
Tools on Tmall Global might be in Chinese now, but Alibaba is working hard to bring more U.S. businesses onboard, says Gil Luria, D.A. Davidson & Co.
Indications from the MSCI reflect that A-share inclusion is "more likely now than it ever has been," says Douglas Morton, Northern Trust Capital Markets.
Sat Duhra, Janus Henderson Investors, points to the large number of shares that are suspended as an obstacle to MSCI inclusion of mainland Chinese shares.
It would be very difficult to work through detailed provisions necessary for a soft Brexit, says Richard Portes, professor at the London Business School.