Asian equity markets sold off sharply across the board on Friday amid a flight-to-safety.» Read More
A CSIRO study shows that gold has been absorbed by gum trees in the region of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Viktor Hjort, Head of Fixed Income Research at Morgan Stanley says investors should be bullish on longer dated fixed income with tapering expectations now postponed until 2014.
Erwin Sanft, MD, Head of China & HK Equity Research at Standard Chartered says the price rises are being seen in tier-1 and tier-2 cities where land is scare, compared to oversupply in tier-3 cities.
David Walker, Head of Equities Research at StocksInValue thinks the Australian market is modestly overvalued. He sees stocks at a modest premium to the intrinsic value estimate.
Stuart Crow, Head of Asia Pacific Capital Markets at Jones Lang LaSalle says Australia, Japan and China are the leading players in Asian commercial property,
Saurabh Mukherjea, CEO, Institutional Equities, Ambit Capital describes his outlook for corporate earnings in light of a still jittery financial market due to outflow concerns.
As the House passes the long-awaited debt bill, Adam Hewison, President & Chief Strategist, INO.com says any confidence in financial markets will be only temporary.
Paul Gambles, Managing Partner MBMG International does not expect any change from the current 2.5 percent rate and warns that capital outflows remains a risk for Thai financial markets.
Michael Every, Head of Financial Markets Research Asia-Pacific at Rabobank says that a solid U.S. budget deal that isn't just temporary in nature would spell gains for the greenback.
Cheuk Wan Fan, MD & Head of Research Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse Private Banking expects the U.S. 10-year yield to trade between 2.5 to 3 percent but warns some re-positioning make take place.
Lorraine Tan, Director of Equity Research at S&P Capital IQ says markets expect third-quarter GDP to come in around 7.5 percent. She identifies employment and rising consumption as bright spots in the economy.
Singapore-listed food and beverage company Del Monte Pacific has acquired U.S.-based Del Monte Foods Consumer Products for $1.675 billion.
Adeo Ressi, CEO of The Founder Institute assesses the challenges of accessing capital in Asia compared to their U.S peers.
Stuart Grimshaw, CEO, Bank of Queensland speaks about the bank's journey back to profit, and why he isn't expecting much of an improvement in market conditions in 2014.
Paul Trainor, Senior Portfolio Manager, Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says the current volatility is creating some good buying opportunities for investors taking a medium term view of the market.
Jalil Rasheed, Investment Director, Invesco tells CNBC's Cash Flow that if the U.S. shutdown does go long-term, there could be movement of capital back into Asia.
Graham Bibby, CEO at Richmond Group Asia Pacific says the Shanghai Composite has been in a stealth uptrend recently and expects a short-lived pullback. He outlines why IT stocks have outperformed.
Glenn Rosewall, Executive Chairman of BBY says the Australian market is likely to go through a correction period, and investors should look for trading opportunities in cyclical companies.
Hailed as China's boldest reform in decades, Shanghai officially opened its much talked about free trade zone. CNBC's China correspondent Eunice Yoon has more.
Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC says the final HSBC China PMI figure is "as good as it gets" for now and cautions against sharp increases in the future.