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
Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC, says a batch of soft U.S. economic data in Q3 will support the view that the Fed may only taper its QE program later in the year, and not in September.
Philippa Malmgren, President of Principalis Asset Management, discusses how investors are finding new ways to protect against inflation.
Keith Fitz-Gerald, Chief Investment Strategist at Money Map Press, says the issue of QE comes down to whether or not it will be an organized dismantling of the balance sheet.
As the carnage in emerging markets continues, policy makers may have no option but to resort to more aggressive measures to shore-up confidence in their battered currencies.
Chatib Basri, Finance Minister of Indonesia explains the measures the government is taking to stem capital outflows. He says their top priority is to improve the current account deficit.
Theo Spierings, CEO of Fonterra explains the rationale behind the company's product recall, after New Zealand officials cleared its whey protein concentrate of health risks.
Zhang Hongjiang, CEO of Chinese online game and Internet software supplier Kingsoft says the reason behind the company's strong first half performance is due to increased uptake of security software in the mobile internet space.
Adrian Mowat, Managing Director and Chief Asian & Emerging Market Equity Strategist at J.P. Morgan, explains the catalysts investors are looking out for to get back into emerging markets.
Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda is too "in love" with his own policies, according to one analyst who says the confidence could have some negative repercussions.
As oil markets start to anticipate the prospect of U.S. military intervention in Syria, just how high prices will climb could be anyone's guess, analysts say.
Four-year old Qizai is only one of five all-brown pandas known in the world. Scientists are currently studying him at a wildlife center in China to figure out why his fur is brown.
Axel Merk, President & CIO, Merk Investments, on why he thinks the Bank of Japan is too confident of the success of its policies and discusses why he expects volatility to persist in emerging markets.
Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor explains what impact a possible U.S. military confrontation against Syria would have on benchmark crude prices.
Anthony Scaramucci, managing partner at SkyBridge Capital, explains why he's still bullish on U.S. equities despite talk that the Fed may taper its asset purchases before the year ends.
Gold pushed above the key $1,400 psychological level on Monday to its highest in almost three months, putting the precious metal within striking distance of bull-market territory.
Economic growth data from India and the Philippines, as well as trade data from Thailand, are to be in focus this week as investors assess outlook for Asia's emerging markets.
Prakriti Sofat, Regional Economist at Barclays highlights the key loopholes that Indonesia's government and the central bank need to address in order to stop the current crisis.
Vinay Dube, Senior Vice President for Asia Pacific at Delta Air Lines speaks about the company's further expansion in the APAC region with two new routes from Seattle to Hong Kong and to Seoul.
Jonathan Barratt, founder of Barratt's Bulletin, says a spike in oil prices is imminent because of the Syrian crisis and the U.S. hurricane season.
Did the Indian rupee dropp to record lows against the dollar this week due to the launch of the currency's new symbol last year on an inauspicious day?