Scott Darling, Regional Head of Oil & Gas at JPMorgan, says stronger-than-expected demand will have more of an impact on oil markets instead of U.S. supplies.» Read More
Iron-ore's plunge has put Western Australia's credit rating under pressure, but that's not likely to imperil Australia's AAA just yet, analysts said.
With Australia's inflation and jobs data showing signs of improvements, markets are pricing in too much for a May rate cut, says Jesper Bargmann, head of Trading, Asia at Nordea Markets.
Jonathan Cavenagh, senior FX strategist at Westpac, says Australia's first-quarter inflation data released on Wednesday isn't weak enough to guarantee an interest rate cut next month.
Nobel-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz says trickle down economics isn't working, so the U.S. should reform the tax structure.
Reports the Bank of Japan is preparing to lower its inflation outlook could push the yen to its lowest level in 13 years, analysts say.
Bill Smith, president of SAM Advisors, says contradicting voices within the Fed on when to raise interest rates show a sense of "inaptitude."
Robert Parker, senior adviser, Investment, Strategy & Research Group at Credit Suisse, says bond yields in Europe are headed lower, with German bonds likely to turn negative over the next 2-3 weeks.
Uwe Parpart, managing director and head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets, says China's cut in reserve requirement ratio (RRR) supports crucial sectors like housing.
Investors shouldn't worry as much about global "noise" and should instead focus on this, Glenmede's Jason Pride says.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses global currency action.
Traders are experiencing lots of twists and turns, but ending up back where they started, Art Cashin tells CNBC.
The People's Bank of China is "desperate" to control Shanghai's stock rally, experts said, following the central bank's reserve requirement ratio cut.
Sunday's reserve requirement ratio cut and the rally in stock markets are driving liquidity in the mainland's housing market, says Nicole Wong, regional head of Property Research at CLSA.
The ECB's constant efforts to alleviate the socio-political damage done by austerity and reform-at-all-costs zealots should be acknowledged.
To curb slowing growth, Chinese policymakers could unveil another interest rate cut in May or June, says Mark Andersen, global co-head of Asset Allocation at UBS CIO Wealth Management.
Teresita Sy-Coson, vice chairman of SM Investments Corporation, says awareness of regional integration will likely begin in 2015, but the completion of the ASEAN Economic Community may need time.
It's a conundrum: bonds aren't likely to win a popularity contest any time soon, but analysts don't expect investor demand will slack off.
CNBC's Oriel Morrison highlights events and economic data that will move the markets in Asia this week.
Paul Gambles, co-founder of MBMG Group, says markets may be wondering why Beijing is "overreacting" with a 100-basis-point cut in the reserve requirement ratio.
China's central bank cut the reserve requirement ratio for all banks by 100 basis points on Sunday, the second reduction in two months.