Majority of Asian shares reaped gains on Friday, despite trading volumes remaining thin ahead of the closely-watched U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.» Read More
Richard Clarida,Global Strategic Advisor at PIMCO says the return of investor confidence combined with a receding Europe's debt crisis makes a correction in equities highly unlikely.
Boris Schlossberg, managing director of BK Asset Management, thinks the low end of the economy is struggling with weak spending, which could lead the Fed to hold off tapering next month.
Martin Cubbon, Chief Executive of Swire Properties says the Hong Kong government's measures to cool the property market will hold back, but not undermine, residential prices in the medium term. He says demand in Hong Kong remains strong.
Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO, Southern APAC at UBS Wealth Management highlights the economic similarities between Japan, Singapore and Detroit and what they need to do to resurrect their economies.
Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-Founder & Chairman of Executive Committee of Global Logistic Properties weighs in on Abenomics. He says Abe should push for a cut in Japan's corporate tax rate.
Kurt Karl, Chief Economist at Swiss Re warns that while Europe is showing signs of a very mild recovery, Greece still remains a sore spot.
Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO, Southern APAC at UBS Wealth Management says that while there are some green shoots appearing in Europe, Asian growth is showing signs of easing.
Frank Calderoni, CFO & Executive Vice President of CISCO says the planned portfolio rebalancing is the need of the hour to boost profit driven growth for the company.
Jay Richards, Investment Manager at GTL Capital Management, says that despite some encouraging data out of China, he still expects lower commodity prices due to a decline in demand.
Barry Stowe, CEO, Asia at Prudential discusses the revamping of its corporate structure in Asia, where the company will separate its Hong Kong-based business from the U.K.
Nathan Bell, Research Director at Intelligent Investors discusses the latest earnings from Commonwealth Bank of Australia and what that means for the financial sector.
Kathy Lien, Managing Director of FX Strategy of BK Asset Management says that while there are some green shoots evident in the Euro Zone, the region's battle against recession is far from over.
Tiger Tyagarajan, President & CEO at Genpact, explains how his company plans to grow its business in China despite ongoing concerns of a slowdown in that economy.
As U.S. stocks ease back from record highs this week, more and more traders see the S&P 500 as overvalued and are pricing in a "serious correction."
Jason Feer, COO Americas at Argus Media says that while challenges remain, Mexico's oil reforms are a step in the right direction.
Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank says Abenomics needs a buy-in from Japan Inc. in order for the Nikkei to move another leg higher.
Omar Khan, Co-CEO at NQ Mobile, discusses the company's prospects in the enterprise segment after that portion of the market raked in $8.1 million in second-quarter revenue.
Sam Le Cornu, Senior Portfolio Manager, Asia Listed Equities at Macquarie Funds Group explains why he is overweight on consumer discretionary and healthcare sectors in Asia.
Gavin Parry, Managing Director of Parry International Trading thinks Japan's economy will pick up in the next few months, despite Monday's slower-than-expected GDP report.
Toby Lawson, Head of Financial Futures & Options and Cash Equities at Newedge, APAC, thinks a scale-back of the Fed's bond-buying program will not result in as much market volatility this time around.