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Pound quivers near three-month low, stocks weak before May’s Brexit stance speech

18-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The pound hovered near three-month lows versus the dollar on Tuesday and stocks were mostly weaker as investors waited for British prime minister Theresa May to lay out plans [...]
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Asian markets lower amid Brexit worries

18-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks declined Tuesday after Britain said prime minister Theresa May will announce London’s plans to withdraw completely from the European Union. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian shares mostly lower amid Brexit worries, Takata falls

17-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly lower Monday amid worries about Britain’s exit from the European Union. Takata’s shares fell in Tokyo after the air bag maker agreed to a [...]
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Asia Banks Seeking Tech Hires Over ‘Rock-Star’ Bankers This Year

17-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Financial institutions in the Asia-Pacific region will be more inclined to hire technology specialists this year than investment bankers as they enhance product offerings and [...]
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Asia’s Smallest Economies Are Among Its Fastest Growing

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asia’s smallest economies are growing faster than giants like China, according to the World Bank. Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar will post the most rapid expansions in Asia [...]
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Asian shares slip, dollar on track for losing week

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

- Asian shares dipped on Friday but were on track for weekly gains while the dollar was poised for a losing week, with investors disappointed that President-elect Donald [...]
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Asian stocks mixed after China data

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday as disappointing Chinese trade data dented already bleak investor sentiment following US President-elect’s Donald Trump’s [...]
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Most Asia stocks up but Tokyo hit by Trump worries

13-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

okyo tumbled more than one percent Thursday, while the dollar sank as investors were left deflated by a lack of economic detail from Donald Trump at his first post-election [...]
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Asian shares mixed after Trump offers scant policy details

13-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed Thursday following President-elect Donald Trump’s press conference. Trump offered scant details on policies, disappointing investors hoping for [...]
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Asia pushes for more spots in expanded World Cup

12-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Asian Football Confederation says the continent deserves to be among the chief recipients of extra World Cup places following FIFA’s decision to expand the event to [...]
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Asia shares recover losses, markets await Trump news conference

12-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose to two-month highs on Wednesday as investors looked to President-elect Donald Trump’s news conference later in the day for clues on his policies on [...]
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Asian markets rise with commodities but crude toils

12-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets rose on Wednesday with commodities-linked firms boosted by China’s strong inflation reading, but oil prices struggled after two days of sharp losses [...]
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European stocks edge up as London hits fresh height

11-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

European stock markets rose Tuesday, with London hitting yet another record high on the weak pound, while oil prices recovered slightly after sharp falls the previous [...]
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Asian energy firms hit by tumble in oil prices

11-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

European stock markets rose Tuesday, with London hitting yet another record high on the weak pound, while oil prices recovered slightly after sharp falls the previous [...]
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Asian markets start week with rally, tracking US lead

10-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets rose Monday, tracking a strong lead from New York where two of the three main indexes closed at record highs. With little to drive business from Asia, investors [...]
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