While transparency remains an issue, the scale of shadow banking in China is only a fraction of what is still present in the U.S. and Europe, says David Mann, Regional Head of Research, Asia at Standard Chartered Bank.» Read More
Hans Redeker, Global Co-Head of FX EM Strategy at Morgan Stanley explains why he thinks the dollar will strengthen going forward.
Jeff Gable, head of Africa nonequity research at Barclays Africa, says investors should consider infrastructure and urbanization opportunities.
Following the closure of the Silk Road online black market , Bitcoin has tripled instead of dying out. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.
Cheng Cheng, Equity Research Analyst for China Internet at Pacific Crest Securities discusses the strength of Sina's earnings and compares the firm to rival Tencent.
Bill Smith, President at SAM Advisors says he is looking at event-driven investments while Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com charts Bill's top picks.
The International Energy Agency says that Saudi Arabia may soon have to give up its crown as the world's number 1 oil producer. Adam Bakhtiar has more.
Singapore is a great example of a 'smart nation' and that was highlighted during the F1 race in September, says one expert.
Ashok Wadhwa, Group CEO of India-based investment bank, Ambit urges caution in investing in the Indian market. He says investors may have gotten carried away with the prospects of political change.
Steve Leonard, Executive Deputy Chairman of the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore thinks the Southeast Asian city-state has potential to be the world's first smart nation.
CNBC's Tom Mackenzie explores the latest technology when it comes to building the places that most of us across the globe call home.
Bruce Kasman, Chief Economist & MD of Global Research at J.P. Morgan talks about what the Fed & the ECB have learned from Japan's past and how the global business is healing as Fed taper fears haunt the world's largest economy.
China's Third Plenum meeting wraps up its four-day meeting today. CNBC's China correspondent Eunice Yoon reports live from Beijing.
Gregory Gilligan, Chairman of the America Chamber of Commerce in China discusses the outlook for foreign investment in the world's number two economy.
Stephen Roach, Senior Fellow at Yale University says U.S. easy money policies have weakened global markets.
Social media stocks continue to be in focus with Chinese heavyweights Sina and Tencent reporting results this week.
Stephen Roach, Senior Fellow at Yale University says China needs to create more jobs and increase household spending to successfully change the nature of its economy.
Jennifer Turner, Director, China Environment Forum at non-partisan think-tank Wilson Center says China needs to be more forceful in improving energy efficiency and dealing with coal issues.
Tobias Levkovich, Chief U.S. Equity Strategist at Citi Research, says market sentiment is currently in complacency territory, generating a nearly 80% chance of a pull-back.
John Fitzgerald, CEO, Asia Pacific at the Urban Land Institute discusses Beijing's urbanization progress as investors anticipate land reforms from the Third Plenum meeting.
Lars Christensen, Co-CEO at Saxo Bank, says markets are closing in on a top for equities and expects 2014 to be tough, especially in Europe.