Bruce Kasman, Chief Economist & Managing Director of Global Research at JP Morgan says that the global environment is shifting in favor of risky assets with reduced tail risks after global central bank moves.» Read More
Cheng Siwei, the Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress says the new generation of leaders will maintain the policies of the outgoing team.
Magnus Bocker, CEO, Singapore Exchange tells CNBC the Singapore IPO pipeline is healthy with more listings to come, but explains why there is rising demand for issuance in the bond market.
Jeff Watkins, Chairman, Singapore, Democrats Abroad and Ross Feingold, Chairman, Asia, Republicans Abroad discuss who needs to take the lead in the fiscal cliff negotiations now that election season has ended.
Gerard Minack, Global Developed Markets Strategist, Morgan Stanley explains why he thinks Obama's pivot to Asia will ultimately benefit the U.S. economy.
Gerard Minack, Global Developed Markets Strategist, Morgan Stanley discusses the possible outcomes for the U.S. economy should the country fall off the fiscal cliff.
Paul Donovan, Deputy Head, Global Economics, UBS explains why he thinks the markets are not in a position to force any sort of a decision on the U.S. fiscal cliff.
Chris Johnson, Freeman Chair in China Studies, Center for Strategic & International Studies discusses what needs to be done in order for China's new leadership to achieve genuine economic reform.
Elsa Lignos, Senior Currency Strategist at RBC Capital Markets says that the Eur will hit 1.32 against the dollar as markets haven't fully priced in the positive impact of Draghi's actions back in August.
John Hudak, Fellow, Governance Studies, Brookings Institution says that the deceleration is over in China and the new leadership recognize that double digit growth is not possible.
Larry Kantor is MD & Head of Research at Barclays says that Washington will probably extent its current policies to avoid a fiscal cliff until a compromise can be found.
Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst, Intelligent Investor says that investment as a part of China's GDP growth has shrunk, which will negatively impact commodity markets.
Sean West, US Policy Analyst, Eurasia Group says that Obama needs to adopt a bi-partisan approach as the President must solve a whole bunch of issues, including the fiscal cliff, by next year.
Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist, Pension Partners says that the market sell-off overnight had nothing to do with Obama's re-election but instead renewed fears about Greece.
Paul Donovan, Deputy Head, Global Economics, UBS says that it's in the self-interest of U.S. lawmakers' to solve the fiscal cliff.
An Obama re-election will only fuel corporate America’s fears as it holds back on investing in the country amid a stalemate over the “fiscal cliff” and lack of clarity over tax rates, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross told CNBC.
There appears to be a perception in markets that once this week’s key political events in the U.S. and China are over, uncertainty will be lifted and investors can get back to the ‘risk on’ trading environment that has prevailed in recent months. Don’t bet on it, strategists say.
Vivek Vaidya, Vice President, Automotive, Frost & Sullivan explains what could be driving profits at Toyota. He also explains why he thinks it's a good move for Suzuki to wind down their U.S. operations.
Nick Sharman, Lecturer, University of Melbourne and Thomas Britt, Partner at Debevoise & Plimpton discuss what each candidate's win will mean to foreign, economic and business policy.
China's recent slowdown has increased and intensified the gap between the nation's rich and poor. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.
Alex Friedman, Global CIO, UBS Wealth Management thinks markets have priced in the idea that policymakers will act rationally. He adds though that lawmakers may tip the U.S. economy into a "fiscal pothole" instead.
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