Zhang Zhiwei, Chief China Economist at Nomura, says April's China's HSBC flash PMI figure is better than expected, but warns investors not to read too much into it.» Read More
Mikihiko Yamato, Deputy Head of Research at Asian equity research house JI Asia believes the timing and pricing of the Suntory IPO will yield to a positive listing.
Gary Dugan, CIO, Asia & Middle East at Coutts says the U.S. economy needs to re-accelerate. He likes equities and advises investors to look at the shorter end of the curve for bonds.
David Mann, Head Regional Research, Asia at Standard Chartered Bank makes the case for why the Fed won't taper QE this year, and says markets cannot rule out that they won't pile more accommodation on.
Michael Hanna, Senior Fellow at The Century Foundation warns that the longer the stalemate lingers, the worse the outcome will be for Egypt.
Jack Bouroudjian, CEO of Bull and Bear Partners doesn't expect the Federal Reserve to taper its bond-buying program in the near-term while the central bank remains data-dependent.
Benchmark oil prices are set to start the third-quarter on a positive note, reflecting expectations of better U.S. data.
Chad Wasilenkoff, CEO of Fortress Paper talks about the business of printing money and threats from counterfeiters, electronic payments and the rise of digital currencies.
Alex Kobler, MD & APAC Head of Investment Products & Services at UBS Wealth Management discusses portfolio positioning in a rising rates environment and weighs in on China's credit woes.
BOJ chief Haruhiko Kuroda is taking a different approach to deflation and growth revival and that is positive for Japan, says Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Standard and Poor's Ratings Services.
Alvin Liew, Senior Economist at UOB, explains how Japan's structural reforms are at risk in light of recent positive data.
Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura, says the key to the success of Abenomics is Abe's third arrow, which he is expected to lay out after what is seen to be an LDP victory at July's upper house elections.
Andrew Freris, Chief Investment Advisor for Asia at BNP Paribas Wealth Management, says it will take a while for U.S. markets to go from being liquidity-driven to growth-driven.
Norway's Telenor and Qatar's Ooredoo have bagged the fiercely fought telecom licence auction in Myanmar but their task is just beginning says Sachin Gupta, Regional Head of Telecommunication Research, Nomura.
Takuji Okubo, Principal & Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors says Friday's job market, industrial production and inflation data will pave the way for a strong economic performance this year.
Taiwan may be enjoying an improving relationship with mainland China but it is increasingly becoming more and more distant from the U.S says Sean King, Senior Vice President, Park Strategies.
George Dowd, Senior Director at Newedge provides analysis on Japanese inflation and household spending figures, saying the data will not be as important as the upcoming Tankan survey.
In a first on CNBC interview, Sigve Brekke, Head of Asia Operations at Telenor describes the firm's challenges ahead after becoming one of two foreign telco operators in Myanmar.
Japan's blue-chip stock index doesn’t usually follow the direction of China’s stock market but that has changed this week as the Shanghai Composite slumped to its lowest level in more than four years.
Asian currencies are in a "Twilight Zone," according to Johanna Chua of Citi and Kenneth Akintewe of Aberdeen Asset Management. How should you position your portfolio?
Garry Evans, Global Head of Equity Strategy at HSBC draws similarities between China in 2013 and the U.S. back in 1979. He also shares his opinion on investing in the equity markets and gold.