Struggling Australian airline Qantas posted a FY14 statutory loss after tax of A$2.84 billion on Thursday.
Kim Dotcom's Internet Mana party could prove to be a wildcard at New Zealand's general election next month.
As the Korean wave continues, lucrative foreign investments from France to China could spark the next rush for the country's pop culture.
Use of the Chinese yuan in Germany and the U.K. has doubled over the last year, as London and Frankfurt fight to become trading hubs.
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Dorothy Lakner, Managing Director & Analyst at Topeka Capital Markets, attributes the jump in Tiffany's earnings to product innovation and strength in the U.S. jewelry sector.
Charlie Bilello, Director of Research at Pension Partners, says ultra-low interest rates in the U.S. have driven prices of all asset classes to unprecedented levels.
Adarsh Sinha, Head of Asia Pacific G10 FX Strategy at BoA Merrill Lynch, says markets are already priced in for low inflation data from the euro zone.