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Kay Hutchison, Senior Counsel at Bracewell Giuliani, and former Republican Senator of Texas says she expects U.S. parties to find common ground over government spending levels.
Financial markets are holding out for a deal in Washington to avert a debt default but that patience could fade quickly if a deal is not reached soon.
Marie Owens Thomsen, Senior Economist & Strategist, Credit Agricole Private Banking explains why structural issues are much more concerning than the current U.S. debt debacle.
David Carey, CEO of Outrigger Hotels and Resorts says the government hasn't really impacted core business but explains why military travel has significantly reduced.
Steven Sun, Head of China Equity Strategy, HSBC expects a positive third-quarter GDP report on Friday but explains why momentum will likely fizzle out in the fourth-quarter.
Less than 28 hours left before the U.S debt default deadline comes crashing down, and as of right now, there is no deal. CNBC's John Harwood reports live from Washington.
Arne Sorenson, CEO & President, Marriott International says the company plans to more than double in size in Asia in a massive expansion drive, and will soon enter markets like Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
Adrian Mowat, Managing Director, Chief Asian & EM Equity Strategist at J.P. Morgan says the latest debt wrangling will significantly affect the U.S in terms of managing its finances.
Mark Zandi, Chief Economist at Moody's Analytics calls the brinkmanship battles between U.S. policymakers "existential," and describes how it will hurt America's credibility.
David McAlvany, CEO of McAlvany Financial Group expects the precious metal gold could hit $1,485 by year-end, 15 percent above current levels of $1,280.
Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist at PNC Asset Management Group, says a U.S fiscal deal is possible but adds that Fitch' decision to put America's AAA rating on rating watch negative is not a surprise.
Simon Warner, Head of Macro Markets, AMP Capital says there is a low level of risk in markets right now. He sees opportunities particularly in North Asia.
Osmar Abib, Global Head of Oil & Gas Investment Banking at Credit Suisse, says the drama in Washington has dampened North American deal activity but they are still at high levels.
Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura sheds light on the supply risks for oil markets this week.
Bruce Jenkyn-Jones, Head of Listed Equities, Impax Asset Management picks out some of the growth areas among environment-themed equities in light of growing focus on climate change.
Tony Fratto, Partner at Hamilton Place Strategies and former Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury says that Republicans are asking for things that are seen as the cause of the shutdown.
David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool Singapore, says he doesn't doubt that Washington will reach a deal on the debt ceiling as it tries to meet its obligations to the country and the rest of the world.
Jing Ulrich, MD & Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific at JPMorgan Chase says China's leadership is likely to announce reform measures at its upcoming Third Plenum in November.
Anxiety over a potential U.S. debt default has led some analysts to question whether the greenback's days as a global reserve currency are numbered.
Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research, Standard Chartered says the key issue in the U.S. debt debate is whether there is a default on the debt, not on whether they raise the debt ceiling.