Ajay Kapur, Asian Head of Equity Strategy, Deutsche Bank says Fed chief Ben Bernanke is doing the right thing by expanding the Fed's balance sheet. He says interest rates cannot be used as a tool when they are at ultra-lows.
Nicholas Ionides, Vice President, Public Affairs, Singapore Airlines says that now is an opportune time to sell its stake in Virgin Atlantic. He says the investment has underperformed but SIA will still book a profit from the sale.
The U.S. "fiscal cliff" is not the only issue dividing congress. Erich Kuss, Hong Kong Director, US Agricultural Trade Office describes how Democrats and Republicans differ on what to do with the farm bill, which expired in September.
Jim Cramer on the "most successful" government intervention he's seen.
Richard Jerram, Chief Economist, Bank of Singapore says there is no real discussion in Japan about how to fix the problems of the last 20 years. He says Japan needs to deregulate its protected sectors, and the DPJ might be taking that more seriously than the LDP.
Japan has fallen into a technical recession just as the country is heading to the polls. With the economy weighing heavily on voters' minds, CNBC's Kaori Enjoji takes a closer look at the country's prized manufacturing industry.
Rajiv Biswas, Senior Director and Asia Pacific Chief Economist, IHS Global Insight says that prospects for emerging Asia remain bright but investors need to get used to slower growth from China.
On "Fast Money," investor Dennis Gartman says most people don't realize what's happening with one well-known commodity.
Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist, PNC Asset Management Group says it is possible that there will be a re-routing of investments from bonds to equities soon.
Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist, PNC Asset Management Group says that his firm has brought down their view on equities from overweight to baseline.
George Goncalves, head of U.S. rates strategy at Nomura, thinks the Federal Reserve will likely announce another round of stimulus. (5:18)
Rick Santelli argues against the extension of a government program that provides an unlimited guarantee for money the ultra-rich park in non-interest bearing accounts, at the expense of those with more modest means.
Grover Norquist says neither side should accept a “bad deal” just to avoid the “fiscal cliff” deadline.
Peter Martyr, Global Chief Executive, Norton Rose says the U.S. is still a very important market for the law firm, despite the current economic issues.
CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar takes on the challenge of the daily stock in 60 seconds segment and looks at Renesas Electronics, which secured a $1.8 billion government-led bailout after being hit by slumping orders and competition from rivals.
Peter Whitley, Senior FX Analyst, Thomson Reuters, says with the elections still ongoing in Japan, it's too soon to expect any easing measures until at least the first quarter of 2013.
Claudia Mo, Civic Party Legislator and Holden Chow, Chairman of Young Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB) discuss C.Y. Leung's illegal structures at his home.
Paul Guest, Regional Head of Research & Strategy, LaSalle Investment Management says Asian investors take more risk in real estate investments, identifying shopping malls and hotels as yielding the best returns.
Vikram Chakravarty, Partner and Head of Strategy and Corporate Finance Asia, A.T. Kearney explains why TCC Assets can achieve better synergies from a takeover than OUE.
Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist, Standard Chartered says equities will be the best performing asset class in 2013. He is especially positive on U.S. and Asian equities.