Firas Maksad, Managing Director of Global Policy Advisors, gives his assessment of the Middle East situation two and a half years since the Arab Spring.» Read More
Bill Smith, President, SAM Advisors says the recent deal-making in Washington is symptomatic of how broken U.S. policy-making is. He adds that economic growth is likely to remain subdued.
Daryl Guppy, CEO, Guppytraders.com says Wall Street's monster rally will not last. He says the Dow could test 13,900 and then retreat back towards 13,400.
Michael Yoshikami, CEO & Founder of Destination Wealth Management sees a risk-on environment in 2013. He shares his investment strategy for the new year.
Roger Tan, CEO, SIAS Research says F&N's share is worth between S$8.50 and $11.50 each, and that TCC can afford to increase its bid.
Timothy Ross, Head of Asia Pacific Transport Research, Credit Suisse says the shipping industry is at the end of 7-8 years of oversupply, but it will be a few more years before the excess can be absorbed.
Michael Yoshikami, CEO & Founder, Destination Wealth Management discusses his portfolio weightings, explaining why he is focused on ETFs and emerging markets.
Rudolph Penner, Institute Fellow, Tax Policy Centre says the deal reached by U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Senate Minority Leader involves no spending cuts, and says it is uncertain that it will be passed by the House of Representatives.
Michael Raska, Research Fellow, Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies, RSIS, NTU does not believe Kim Jong-un's call to end the confrontation with South Korea will necessarily translate into reform.
Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research, ANZ says a U.S. fiscal cliff agreement is slipping away, but he doesn't think investors will be buying into the U.S. dollar as a safety bid.
Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research, ANZ says the latest official PMI data shows that China's economy is off to a strong start. He adds that the CNY is emerging as a stand out currency.
Kathy Lien, MD, BK Asset Management expects the U.S. dollar to rise against high-beta currencies as investors punish U.S. lawmakers for their lack of inaction.
Andrew Su, CEO, Compass Global Markets says every other commodity market will experience significant falls this year. He expects gold prices to reach record highs in the next few quarters.
David Dietze, President & Chief Investment Strategist, Point View Wealth Management thinks U.S. markets would like to have more stimulus and certainty over fiscal cliff legislation.
Martin Lakos, Division Director, Macquarie Private Wealth explores the prospects of the U.S. economy as it stands on the brink of falling off the 'fiscal cliff'.
Michael Yoshikami, CEO & Founder at Destination Wealth Management says investors should expect slower U.S. growth. But he adds that they should not be discounting cyclical stocks like Apple.
Michael Yoshikami, CEO & Founder, Destination Wealth Management expresses optimism over market resilience as he sees room for tax hikes & spending cuts.
Asian stocks have made hefty gains this year despite global economic uncertainty, but in the weeks ahead, analysts warn against a possible pull-back in equities if the U.S. is unable to avert the "fiscal cliff" – a series of tax hikes and spending cuts that could tip the world's largest economy into recession.
Aaron Hung, Director of Partnerships, APAC, TripAdvisor shares his recipe for success and sheds light on what keeps the website going one step ahead of its competition.
Steve Goldman, Managing Director, Kapstream Capital remains optimistic on corporate bonds. Speaking of Europe, he says that ECB action has helped reduce tail risks, leaving a benign environment for EU bonds.
Steve Goldman, Managing Director, Kapstream Capital says that volatility will rule the roost in 2013 for bond markets, with no dramatic move expected in U.S. Treasurys.
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