In a week dominated by talk about when the U.S. Federal Reserve will start unwinding its massive monetary stimulus program, a raft of weak U.S. economic data have introduced an element of confusion into the markets.» Read More
Vishnu Varathan, Market Economist, Mizuho Private Bank explains why he says that Singapore's latest budget is congruent with quality growth in the country.
Brian Frank, President & Founder, Frank Capital Partners and Roland Vogt, Assistant Professor in European Studies, Hong Kong University discuss the economic implications and market reaction to Italy's inconclusive elections.
Mark Konyn, CEO, Cathay Conning Asset Management discusses the challenges Singapore faces as the country works towards limiting foreign worker inflow and boosting domestic productivity.
Tina Burrett, Assistant Professor at Temple University says Obama's position in maintaining a balanced relationship with China and Japan is not unexpected but appears to be a disappointment for Shinzo Abe.
Elliot Gue, Chief Strategist, StreetAuthority explains why the combination of a sequestration and tax hikes will weigh on the U.S. economy.
Matthew Ossolinski, Chairman, Ossolinski Holdings explains why MGM will move from being a recovering company to a growing one. He further discusses Macau's gaming growth trends, explaining why he expects the sector's operators to perform well in the next 3 to 5 years.
Michael Yoshikami, Founder & CEO, Destination Wealth Management explains why he expects the U.S. Federal Reserve to scale back on their bond buying this year.
Trip Chowdhry, Senior Analyst & Managing Director, Global Equities Research explains why Dell needs to reinvent itself completely to keep its market share.
Damon Vickers, Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer at Damon Vickers and Company explains why he expects the U.S. markets to continue strengthening going forward.
Andrew Economos, MD & Head of Sovereign & Institutional Strategy Asia, JP Morgan Asset Management explains why he expects another 5 to 10% yield in equity markets for the first half of this year.
Joseph Cheng, Chair Professor, City University of Hong Kong; Andrew Economos, MD & Head of Sovereign & Institutional Strategy Asia, JP Morgan Asset Management discuss the outlook for Taiwan as the country's new cabinet takes office.
Andrew Economos, MD & Head of Sovereign & Institutional Strategy Asia, JP Morgan Asset Management says there is a blurring in the distinction between Japan's fiscal and monetary policies. He discusses Toshiro Muto's lead in the running to be the next Bank of Japan chief.
Wolfgang Lutz, Founder and Director, Wittgenstein Center for Demography and Global Human Capital discusses the demographic challenges in Singapore and Hong Kong.
Martin Schulz, Senior Economist at Fujitsu Research Institute says that central banks are clearly overstretched and the shift is now towards fiscal policy.
Nick Verdi, Director, FX Strategy Asia Pacific ex-Japan at Barclays discusses factors that could further push the yen lower against the dollar.
Kritie Buchanan, Acting CEO, RedBallon discusses the company's opportunities for growth in the region.
Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO, CEF Holdings explains why he thinks that Rio Tinto is in an identity crisis. He further discusses his short and long term calls for the stock.
Peter Esho, Chief Market Analyst, City Index says shares of Australian banks will likely rise, and then fall after dividends are paid. He explains why.
Tilman Ruff, Associate Professor at University of Melbourne explains why China's position in dealing with North Korea's nuclear tests is critical.
Siva Govindasamy, Asia Managing Editor at Flight Global says that as headwinds cloud the premium air travel market, SIA is shifting some of its flights to regional carrier SilkAir.