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Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, says U.S. markets are more vulnerable to a spillover from Puerto Rico's long-simmering debt crisis, instead of Greece.
Chinese stocks finished in bear-market territory on Monday, even as the country's central bank rolled out a easing package over the weekend.
Asian equities were sold down on Monday after Greece failed to clinch a deal with its international lenders over the weekend.
The interest rate cut rolled out over the weekend is aimed at stabilizing market sentiment, but that isn't working, says Erwin Sanft, head of China Strategy, Macquarie.
Ed Rogers, CEO and CIO of Rogers Investment Advisors, says Japan's stock markets will likely get over Greece-related risks in the near term.
Tim Condon, head of Research, Asia at ING Financial Markets, says the developments in Greece are driving investors to gold as Treasurys remain buffeted by rate hike worries.
Mohammad Hassan, senior analyst at EurekaHedge, explains why the developments in Greece's debt talks are making hedge fund investors nervous.
Saktiandi Supaat, head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, advises investors to be risk averse for now and prefers to be invested in secure currencies.
Paolo Mauro, senior fellow at Peterson Institute for International Economics, says the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will meet the acute need for infrastructure in emerging Asia.
Richard Jerram, chief economist at the Bank of Singapore, says Europe's banking system and government bond markets will not suffer much damage in the event of a Greek default.
Delegates from 57 countries will sign an agreement on the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) in Beijing on Monday.
Marcus Svedberg, chief economist at East Capital, expects Russia's gross domestic product to hit rock bottom in the April-June period, but says the economy will likely recover in the third quarter.
David Flanagan, managing director of Atlas Iron, discusses the state of the company after shareholders voted in favor of a $180 million capital raising and outlines when it will return to full production.
Jason Ambrose, founder & CEO of Vanda Research, says the correction in China's stock market is a natural process following a sharp run-up.
Hao Hong, MD of research & chief strategist at Bank of Communications International, discusses the more than 40 percent surge in Guotai Junan Securities shares on Friday.
D.R. Barton Junior, chief technical strategist at MoneyMorning.com, says U.S. markets are in a sideways grind and investors should invest in the healthcare sector.
Tristan Sender, CEO of Australian-based car-sharing service GoGet, discusses Ford's decision to launch a car-share program.
Nicholas Benes, head of the Board Director Training Institute of Japan, says Japan's new corporate governance code will inject more balance into the equation.
Alan Haft, partner at Kelly-Haft Financial, discusses Disney's decision to increase its dividend for the first half of 2015 by 15 percent.
David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool, Singapore, says the euro's status as a reserve currency will deter Greece from leaving the 19-nation currency bloc.
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