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Dickie Wong, Executive Director at Kingston Securities, discusses the crackdown on margin lending in China's financial markets, which led to a plunge in mainland stocks on Monday.

Why UBS recommends alternative investments  Mon, 19 Jan '15 | 7:41 PM ET

Andrew Lee, Global Head of Alternative Investments at UBS, says an increasingly diverging world economy presents opportunities for hedge funds and private markets like private equity.

No reason for BOJ to ease further: Pro  Mon, 19 Jan '15 | 7:32 PM ET

With the Bank of Japan buying a substantial amount of JGBs, along with cheaper oil and a weak yen, there is no reason for additional easing, says Takuji Okubo, Principal and Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors.

Stefan Selig, U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, explains how the Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) will help to speed up the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade talks.

Todd Youngberg, Global Head of Credit at Aviva Investors, expects lower yields and tighter spreads if the European Central Bank unveils quantitative easing on Thursday.

Gavin Wendt, Founding Director & Senior Resource Analyst at MineLife, says Rio Tinto's iron ore sales for 2014 provide the miner with a "robust warchest" to address shareholder issues.

Laura Fitzsimmons, Vice President, Futures & Options, JPMorgan Investment Bank, expects the European Central Bank to roll out a program worth 500 billion euros, but warns that the central bank could disappoint.

Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor, says current oil prices are unsustainable and will rise eventually, but that may take years as supply responds to demand changes.

Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, says the U.S. in a much weaker position than 6 years ago due to QE, hence he hopes Germany can prevent full-blown "money printing" in Europe.

While China's fourth quarter growth could moderate to 7.2 percent, that doesn't indicate a major deterioration in the economy, says Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie.

Air Vistara: We are providing value for money  Mon, 19 Jan '15 | 12:53 AM ET

Phee Teik Yeoh, CEO of Air Vistara, says the company's current pricing is the tip of the iceberg for customers.

Gibraltar, the next gaming & finance hub?  Mon, 19 Jan '15 | 12:39 AM ET

Albert Isola, the Finance Minister of Gibraltar, outlines the territory's approach towards developing its financial services and gaming sectors.

Not surprised by China market pullback: Pro  Mon, 19 Jan '15 | 12:08 AM ET

Nicholas Ferres, Investment Director at Eastspring Investments, says Monday's sharp selloff in Chinese financials isn't a surprise since the sector's recent gains weren't based on fundamentals.

Going behind China's margin trading issues  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 10:47 PM ET

Hao Hong, Managing Director, Research at Bank of Communications, says margin trading activity was rampant in recent months, with several accounts operating below minimum account balances.

PBOC to refrain from big stimulus: Pro  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 10:35 PM ET

The PBOC will continue with its style of micro-management and refrain from broad-based easing, says Gavin Parry, Managing Director at Parry International Trading.

SGX introduces reduced board lot size  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 10:26 PM ET

David Kuo, CEO of the Motley Fool Singapore, says the Singapore Exchange's decision to cut its standard lot size won't hurt brokerages.

Oil could lose another $10: UBS  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 9:35 PM ET

Dominic Schnider, Head of Commodity & APAC Forex at UBS Wealth Management, says oil prices still haven't found a floor yet.

Is 6% Chinese growth priced in?  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 8:16 PM ET

Catherine Yeung, Investment Director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, discusses the pace of growth in Beijing ahead of GDP figures on Tuesday.

Tim Condon, Head of Research, Asia of ING Financial Markets, says November's rate cut will soon begin to bear fruit for mortgage lending.

Australia: No plans to increase GST  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 8:50 PM ET

Josh Frydenberg, Assistant Treasurer of Australia, says the nation is not aiming to increase the rate or base of the goods and services tax (GST).

Josh Frydenberg, Assistant Treasurer of Australia, outlines his optimism over China's reforms and discusses the risks a slowdown in the world's second largest economy means for Australian resources.

Raphael Le Masne De Chermont, Executive Chairman of Shanghai Tang, discusses growth as the brand partners with Redress in the annual EcoChic Design Awards during Hong Kong Fashion Week.

Stefan Ingves, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, the Central Bank of Sweden, explains why deflation isn't a concern for Sweden.

Stefan Ingves, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, the Central Bank of Sweden, describes the bank's interest rate policy for the year ahead.

CFTC: Will review regulations after SNB move  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 7:15 PM ET

Tim Massad, Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, says the move taken by the Swiss National Bank last week was extremely unusual.

ESMA: Europe must focus on capital markets  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 6:45 PM ET

Steven Maijoor, Chair, European Securities & Markets Authority, says Europe should shift from being a banking dominated system to one where capital markets play a bigger role.

CFTC: Excited about China market reforms  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 7:12 PM ET

Tim Massad, Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, outlines financial market reforms in China that he's excited about.

ESMA: Why we introduced new regulations  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 6:40 PM ET

Steven Maijoor, Chair of the European Securities & Markets Authority, says new rules issued late last year will improve transparency and overall trading of instruments like bonds.

Will European QE be a damp squib?  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 6:16 PM ET

Megan Greene, MD & Chief Economist, Manulife Asset Management, outlines her fear over the possibility of European stimulus.

2015, the year of monetary policy divergence  Sun, 18 Jan '15 | 5:50 PM ET

Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia, explains why he's confident the ECB will announce stimulus measures at this week's meeting.

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