Sony's rigorous plan unveiled this week to turn the company's fortunes around appears to have convinced markets and analysts.
Despite efforts to clear the protesters, university students still roam the occupied areas in the city's central business districts.
Hong Kong riot police arrested 80 protesters on Tuesday after several thousand demonstrators erected street barricades.
China's wobbly property market has kept investors on edge, but the country's recent rate cut is expected to bring stability into the sector.
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Larry Seruma, Managing Principal at Nile Capital Management, is optimistic that the worst case scenarios for Ebola is over. His top picks in the country include Tanzania and Ethiopia.
Simon Grose-Hodge, Head of Investment Advisory at LGT Bank, says central bank governor Haruhiko Kuroda has proved that he's committed to unleashing more stimulus.
Matt Smith, Commodity Analyst at Schneider Electric, explains why Saudi Arabia is so reluctant to reduce output and warns that investors shouldn't expect too much progress from the meeting.