Investors flagged their intention to shift more money out of hedge funds in November as they adjusted positions before the year-end, data showed.
History shows that terror attacks have little economic toll, notes Chris Konstantinos, director of international portfolio management at Riverfront Investment Group.
Gokul Laroia, co-CEO for Asia Pacific at Morgan Stanley, says there are still real opportunities for investors, in spite of a looming Fed rate hike and slowing growth in China.
The West's campaign against ISIS hasn't resulted in any major economic disruptions so far, says David Joy, chief market strategist at Ameriprise Financial.
Marios Maratheftis, chief economist at Standard Chartered, says a more key risk for Europe is the rise of right-wing fringe parties amid the migrant crisis
Stephen Ma, head of Greater China equities at BMO Global Asset Management, says MSCI's inclusion of 14 Chinese ADRs in its emerging markets index had been talked about for a while.
The Shanghai Composite index's breakout move above its long-term resistance level near 3,400 signaled a bullish uptrend.
Senior Chinese officials have pledged sweeping reforms in the financial sector, as the country seeks to bolster investor confidence in its markets.
Mark Farrington, head of Macro Currency, discusses the possibility of a spike in volatility ahead of the Federal Reserve's December meeting.
Many emerging markets are under pressure from problems of their own making, not U.S monetary policy, says Carl Tannenbaum, chief economist at Northern Trust.
After a slow start, shares in Japan Post surged more than 15 percent on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, in the largest IPO in the world this year.
Marc Faber, editor and publisher of the "Gloom, Boom and Doom" Report, discusses the rally on Wall Street overnight. He adds that investors should consider switching from cash to 10-year Treasuries.
Howard Marks, co-chairman at Oaktree Capital, exclusively reveals the opportunities he sees in the Chinese market as it transitions from its 'teens' to a mature economy.
Joshua Crabb, the head of Asian Equities at Old Mutual Global Investors, outlines the difficulty in managing Indonesia.
Jesper Bargmann, head of trading for Asia at Nordea, and Kelvin Tay, MD and regional CIO for southern APAC at UBS Wealth Management, discuss the probability of a Fed rate hike in a volatile global economy.
Investors have been cautious while waiting on market-moving events this week, explains Andrew Sullivan, MD of sales trading at Haitong International Securities.
The Fed will look to ease rates in December, predicts Drew Nordlicht, MD and partner at HighTower San Diego.
Adrian Zuercher, executive director and head of asset allocation for Asia at UBS, says factors including policy support and Japan Inc restructuring will drive domestic equities up.
The recent rebound was largely driven by large-cap stocks, not an broad-based recovery, warns Margaret Patel, senior portfolio manager and MD at Wells Fargo Advantage Funds.
Scott O'Malia, CEO of International Swaps and Derivatives Association, discusses the impact of higher capital requirements on banks.