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Mikio Kumada, executive director & global strategist at LGT Capital Partners, says Greece and its European creditors still need to work on a longer-term solution, which will last after the current bailout program expires.
Klaus Baader, head of Research, Asia at Societe Generale, says the difficulty of a deal lies in meeting the euro zone's demands and allowing the Greek government to "save face" by meeting its election promises.
Nicholas Ferres, investment director, Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments, explains why the euro zone may have to accept a haircut or forgiveness of Greece's staggering debt.
Low risk of a Greek credit crisis and improving fundamentals are reasons to invest in Europe, says David Gaud, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Fund Manager at Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management.
Roland Vogt, assistant professor of European Studies at the University of Hong Kong and Sean Darby, global head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies, discuss the odds of an agreement between Greece and its European creditors.
Ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday on Thursday, markets will be on the lookout for Japan's fourth-quarter GDP, alongside China's property data and a slew of central bank decisions.
Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg Bank, says QE has played a role in Germany's position when it comes to Greek debt negotiations.
Andrei Illarionov, former chief economic advisor to Russian President Putin, outlines the "bad signs" that are hampering the achievement of a ceasefire in Ukraine.
John Derrick, director of Research at U.S. Global Investors, says latest news out of the meeting in Brussels should be a positive development for stock markets, as well as the euro.
José Manuel Vargas Gomez, CEO and chairman of Aena, says he expects to see a debt agreement between Greece and Europe soon, and also comments on the recent introduction of sovereign bond-buying in Europe.
Joe Magyer, senior analyst at Motley Fool, discusses the market impact of Greece's crisis and says the country won't be able to stay in the euro zone without making painful concessions.
Is Europe in a currency war? Pierre Moscovici, the European Commissioner for economic and financial affairs, taxation and customs, doesn't think so, adding that the European Central Bank did the right thing with quantitative easing, and that global reforms must continue.
The ECB's massive QE program may only be of small help to the euro zone's banks, but could boost other sectors like real estate.
Joseph Tanious, Bessemer Trust, and Brian Singer, William Blair, discuss the impact of a Greek exit from the euro zone.
Daniele Antonucci, senior European economist at Morgan Stanley explains the steps that Greece needs to take so that Europe can be more open to its debt proposals.
Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, says that the long term benefits of quantitative easing will outweigh the short-term problems for European banks.
Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, says that Greek and European leaders will eventually "meet in the middle," there will be volatility until an agreement.
Marko Mrsnik, director of Sovereign Ratings at Standard and Poor's, explains why he expects Greece to reach an agreement with its creditors this week.
Sen. Bernard Sanders, (I-Vt.), is calling for the Federal Reserve and the U.S. government to remind the ECB of their obligation to pursue financial stability in Greece.
Germany has been sacking Greece and other Mediterranean economies for years, and the Hellenic revolt against austerity is overdue, says Peter Morici.