Manoj Bhargava, founder and CEO of Living Essentials, explains how his Free Electric bikes help to power whole households.» Read More
ASEAN countries facing slower growth is understood as part of the broader weakness across emerging markets, explains Mukhtar Hussain, CEO of HSBC Malaysia.
The market is accepting that the Fed will increase rates after strong October jobs data, says John Petrides, MD and portfolio manager at Point View Wealth Management.
Asian equities closed higher on Thursday afternoon after U.S. markets reacted positively to the release of the Fed's October meeting minutes.
Carlos Gill, CIO at Microequities, explains why microcaps, which are companies with below $300 million market value, offer good returns as Fed hike looms.
Weibo is able to engage and connect with its users, which helps to drive its advertising business, explains Ryan Roberts, an analyst at MCM Partners.
Ed Rogers, CEO and CIO of Rogers Investment Advisors, says the Bank of Japan can afford to wait for markets' reaction to the Fed's decision.
The Paris terror attacks had a muted effect on European markets, says Stephen Davies, Javelin Wealth Management CEO.
Sim Moh Siong, FX strategist at Bank of Singapore says the swings in risk sentiment is making it tricky to navigate the short euro position.
Rob Brierly, head of research at Patersons Securities, says it is ironic that BHP Biliton is maintaining its progressive dividend policy which does not factor in cyclicality.
Udi Mokady, CEO of Israeli cybersecurity firm CyberArk Software, discusses the firm's approach to layered cybersecurity.
Ben Lichtenstein, president and founder of Tradersaudio.com, says he is focused on markets that are sensitive to Fed's interest rates decision.
The Chinese government will not want the property market to fail because it is an important pillar of economic growth, says Donald Han, MD at Chestertons.
Sunil Kakar, group CFO at the Infrastructure Development Finance Company, says India's power generation firms in particular are seeing high leverage levels because of cash flow issues.
Bruce Andrews, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce, says there has been a big emphasis on developing small and medium-sized enterprises in the U.S. and its APEC partner countries.
Alejandro Grisanti, head of Latin America economics research at Barclays, discusses the impact of a Fed tightening cycle on Latin America.
It is too early to determine if the geopolitical risks will impact oil prices, says Hartmut Issel, head of equity and macro APAC, UBS Wealth Management.
The EU is more vulnerable to terror attacks because of its more permeable borders, says Gil Merom, senior lecturer at the University of Singapore's department of government and international relations.
Gareth Berry, FX and rates strategist at Macquarie, says that while international investors are keen to sell the Australian dollar ahead of a Fed hike, there is still strong onshore demand.
Japan will respond to China's slowdown with fiscal and structural policy, but not monetary policy, says Robert Feldman, chief Japan economist at Morgan Stanley.
Aside from potential geopolitical risks, there is still the backdrop of a slowing economy and lack of business investment, says Ron Napier, head of Napier Investment.
Get the best of CNBC in your inbox