Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy & Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors, says if economic growth does slow down drastically, authorities will hit the stimulus button.» Read More
Steve Goldman, Managing Director at Kapstream Capital, expects further liquidity injections from China's central bank in order to prop up growth.
CNBC's Pauline Chiou highlights events and economic data that will move the markets in Asia this week.
The uranium sector could see a further lift in sentiment if Japan manages to restart some of its long-idled nuclear reactors, says Daniel Morgan, Global Commodity Strategist at UBS.
Chris Tedder, Research Analyst at Forex.com, says past events like the FOMC meeting and Scotland's independence vote will remain in the spotlight this week.
Over the weekend in Australia, G-20 finance ministers reaffirm their pledge to boost world growth, but calls on Europe to do more. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports from Cairns.
Alibaba priced its shares at $68 a piece, and investors are likely to push the price higher when it opens for trading on Friday, analysts say.
CNBC's Matthew Taylor looks at the tourism industry in Australia's Cairns, which is home to the Great Barrier Reef and generates more than $2 billion a year.
Josh Duitz, Portfolio Manager at Alpine Funds, explains why investors should take advantage of stocks like Ferrovial after Scotland's independence referendum.
Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, expects market volatility no matter the referendum's outcome and explains why euro-sterling is headed lower in the near term.
Alibaba runs one of the country's most trusted payment systems and it has plenty of fans as CNBC's Eunice Yoon discovers in Beijing.
Jack Bouroudjian, CIO of Index Financial Partners, explains why investors may want to wait until Alibaba's options start trading before buying into the stock.
Ahead of the release of August trade data, Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered, discusses why Japanese manufacturers aren't benefiting from a weaker yen.
Clem Chambers, CEO of ADVFN, discusses whether Scotland can thrive if the country gains independence in Thursday's referendum.
Rob Enderle, President and Principal Analyst at Enderle Group, says Sony needs to rebuild itself like Apple did in the late 90s.
Mark Okada, Co-Founder & CIO, Highland Capital, discusses the central bank's reiteration that it will remain on an easy-money course for a "considerable period."
Vasu Menon, Vice President, Wealth Management Singapore at OCBC Bank, says the Fed wants to be done with its tapering of asset purchases before taking on a more hawkish stance.
Alibaba is a major player in China's e-commerce space but many brands complain that the firm is also a titan in the country's counterfeit trade. CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more.
Gerhard Fasol, CEO OF Eurotechnology, says a similar contactless mobile payment system called "Osafu Keitai" has been made available in Japan since July 2004.
John Carey, EVP & Portfolio Manager of Pioneer Investments and Robert Pavlik, Chief Market Strategist at Banyan Partners, debate whether it's time for the Fed to change course on interest rates.
Mike Mayo, Research Analyst at CLSA, explains how Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Citigroup will get a boost from Alibaba's initial public offering.
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