Asia markets traded mixed, while South Korean shares hit highs not seen since mid-2015 during the Tuesday session.
Paul Burton of Jane’s by IHS Markit weighs in on the defense budgets in Singapore and Indonesia.
Gareth Nicholson of Aberdeen Asset Management Asia says fixed investment in China isn't leaving, but it isn't increasing either.
North Korea will probably be “the single most defining geopolitical challenge” for the Trump administration, a former National Security Council Asia director said.
Sian Fenner of Oxford Economics talks about Budget 2017 and says she had expected a little more fiscal spending on short-term measures.
Kelvin Tay of UBS Wealth Management weighs in on the manufacturing sector and capital outflows in China.
Kelvin Tay of UBS Wealth Management says the dollar will weaken against major currencies due to its double deficits.
Bill Sullivan of Christian Teo & Partners weighs in on the billion-dollar lawsuit involving Goldman Sachs and a tycoon in Indonesia.
David Forrester, forex strategist at Credit Agricole, talks about the dollar/euro and dollar/yen trades.
Jonathan Pain, author of The Pain Report, says to expect sharp bounces in market volatility.