Asia Business Day The Call

  • US to Grow Well This Year: Pro

    Mark Hibbs, MD & Portfolio Manager, Gen2 Partners says that the U.S. economy will see a self-sustaining recovering in the second half of the year.

  • Top Picks in Hong Kong's Banking Sector

    Sharnie Wong, Asia Banks Analyst, Barclays explains why she is overweight on HSBC and Bank of China Hong Kong.

  • Chinese Stocks to Trade Closer to Fundamentals

    Stephen Sheung, VP & Investment Strategist, SHK Private says that as regulation eases to allow more foreign players, Chinese stocks will trade closer to fundamentals.

  • Markets are relieved that the U.S. Congress has approved a deal to avert a "fiscal cliff", but analysts warn that investors now face a rocky two months ahead as negotiations over the debt ceiling begin.

  • Volatility is Your Friend!

    Andrew Economos, MD & Head of Sovereign & Institutional Strategy Asia, JP Morgan Asset Management recommends waiting for an attractive entry point into risk assets amid all the political wrangling on Capitol Hill.

  • 2013 Expected to be Good Year for Chinese Equities: Pro

    Steven Sun, Head of China Equity Strategy, HSBC believes Chinese markets will fare well in 2013 in line with the accelerated pace of reform and economic growth recovery.

  • Philippine Markets to Get an Upgrade: Analyst

    Andrew Economos, MD & Head of Sovereign & Institutional Strategy Asia, JP Morgan Asset Management says a ratings upgrade is on the cards for the Philippines this year.

  • Hitting The Charts

    Daryl Guppy, CEO, Guppytraders.com hits the charts with Squawk with analysis on the S&P 500 and VIX.

  • H-Shares to Outperform: Pro

    Paul Pong, Managing Director, PEGASUS Fund Managers says that H-shares will outperform next year as markets get a clearer direction on the policy front from Beijing.

  • Will Abe Work for Japan This Time?

    Jim McCafferty, Managing Director & Co-Head Equity Research, CIMB Securities says Shinzo Abe could execute his policies efficiently this time around as he now has control of the lower house.

  • Park's Win, Good for Markets?

    Eeik Lueth, Senior Regional Economist, RBS says that Park Geun-hye's win is good for markets as there will be a lot of policy continuity from the current administration.

  • Reverting to

    Mark Konyn, CEO, Cathay Conning Asset Management (CCAM) says that there's a risk of going back to the "old Japan", where the government stimulated growth through easier monetary policies.

  • South Korea Election

    Troy Stangarone, Senior Director of Congressional Affairs & Trade at Korea Economic Institute discusses South Korea's elections and economy.

  • Sino - U.S. Trade Relations

    Michael Czinkota, Associate Professor at Georgetown University discusses Wang Qishan's trip to the United States.

  • Fixing America's Fiscal Cliff

    Yonghao Pu, Regional CIO, APAC, UBS Wealth Management says that U.S. lawmakers could reach a deal on the fiscal cliff by Christmas or sometime in January.

  • Earnings Forecast Raised for China Banks: Pro

    May Yan, Head of China Banks Research, Barclays is positive on China bank stocks. She explains why.

  • Is Shinzo Abe Going to do All the Right Things for Japan?

    Jeff Kingston, Professor, Temple University says that Shinzo Abe's landslide victory is not quite a mandate, explaining why it remains to be seen whether he can succeed on the economic front.

  • Shinzo Abe's Victory is a Catalyst for Monetary Policy: Pro

    Paul Krake, Founder, View from the Peak: Macro Strategies explains how the LDP's electoral triumph will finally bring about structural yen weakness, thanks to Abe's aggressive stance on monetary policy.

  • Fresh Off the Press: China HSBC Flash PMI

    Donna Kwok, Greater China Economist, HSBC breakdown the latest flash PMI from China.

  • Japan Politics Not Expected to Change After Elections: Pro

    Daniel Aldrich, Associate Professor of Political Science at Purdue University says that politics in Japan is unlikely to change broadly even if the Liberal Democratic Party comes back to office. He explains why.

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