Riley Paterson Asian Opportunities was up about 7.75% in 2011 after a dismal 2010. Stewart Paterson, the Singapore-based co-founder of Riley Paterson, talks about the outlook for the U.S. economy. Paterson also discusses Europe's sovereign debt crisis and his investment strategy. He sees a breakup of the single currency zone and a direct transmission of negative Eurozone growth to Asian economies via trade links, FX, and cross border capital flows. The US is also at risk of a signifciant slowdown.