Klaus Baader, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Societe Generale, says New Zealand's use of interest rate hikes to curb its property sector has led to the Kiwi strengthening to "uncomfortably strong" levels.» Read More
Tony Nash, Vice President at IHS explains why US non-farm payrolls data, due on Wednesday, may be lower than market consensus and how will that impact Fed's tapering agenda.
Marc Desmidt, Managing Director and Head of Alpha Strategies at BlackRock Asia Pacific says stay invested in equities amid a continued risk-on, easy money environment.
Anthony Hansen, Senior Consultant for the International Wine Department at Christie's, discusses the swings in wine prices and how investors use them for both consumption and as an investment.
The Asia Squawk Box team takes you through which stories made highlights this week.
China signals unhappiness with Washington's budget deal after local ratings agency Dagong downgraded America's credit rating to 'A-.' The Asia Squawk Box team and Marc Desmidt of BlackRock Asia Pacific weigh in.
CNBC's China correspondent Eunice Yoon outlines what investors can expect out of China's September economic reports, including retail sales, FAI & Q3 GDP.
Alex Montgomery, Chair / Treasurer, Democrats Abroad HK and Ross Feingold, Chairman, Asia, Republicans Abroad talk about what can be done to prevent a repeat of the U.S. debt crisis.
Peter Tufano, Dean of Said Business School, University of Oxford says students from emerging markets continue to flock to business school. He also describes rising interest in entrepreneurship programs.
David Keeble, Head of Fixed-income Strategy at Credit Agricole CIB says Republicans aren't likely to face down the debt debate next year and advises investors to search for cheap, short term T-bills.
Austan Goolsbee, Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, says setting the U.S. growth agenda is most important as the market braces for a slew of data.
Michael Woolfolk, MD & Senior Currency Strategist of BNY Mellon says delayed expectations of Fed tapering could undermine the dollar as well as America's balance of payments issues.
David Kotok, Chairman & CIO at Cumberland Advisors says time is ripe to invest in risky assets as Europe turns a corner and some EMs look like a buy on dips.
Ian Bremmer, President of the Eurasia Group, says the re-opening of the U.S. government is a win for U.S. President Barack Obama, but cautions that the level of dysfunction in Congress still hasn't gone away.
Big holders of Treasurys such as China and Japan might not look to significantly diversify away from U.S. government bonds, analysts say.
With gold's safe-haven status eroding, analysts say volatility indexes like the VIX are becoming the preferred method for hedging risk.
Johanna Chua, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Citi says emerging market equities and high-yield Asian sovereign debt like the Sri Lankan national savings bond could rally in the aftermath of a US debt deal.
Yoni Jacobs, Chief Investment Strategist, Chart Prophet Capital and Ed Moy, Chief Strategist, Morgan Gold go head to head on the outlook for gold after the U.S. debt ceiling debacle.
Mark Olson, Co-Chairman of Treliant Risk Advisors says the debt deal is just kicking the can down the road however there are some positives.
Jeffrey Frankel, Professor of Capital Formation and Growth at Harvard Kennedy School explains how the debt ceiling debacle will have a long-lasting effect on investor faith in the U.S.
U.S. lawmakers are expected to vote on the Senate's bipartisan deal anytime now with just hours to go before the debt deadline. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports live from Washington.