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Asian shares mixed as Fed hike gives investors few surprises

15-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday after the Fed raised rates again, meeting investor expectations but providing few surprises. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei [...]
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Asian investors embrace bitcoin, but regulators are wary

14-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The weekend launch of a US futures contract for bitcoin reflects widespread acceptance of the virtual currency, especially among investors in Asia, though regulators are [...]
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Asian investors embrace bitcoin, but regulators are wary

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

The weekend launch of a US futures contract for bitcoin reflects widespread acceptance of the virtual currency, especially among investors in Asia, though regulators are [...]
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Asian traders extend global rally after US jobs data, eyes on Fed

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

Most Asian markets rose Monday, tracking fresh records on Wall Street following forecast-busting US jobs data, as investors eyed the Federal Reserve’s latest policy [...]
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How asset managers like FinEx Asia are using AI to disrupt traditional bank lending

12-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Banking disintermediation essentially, taking out the middle man has taken a new twist. While in recent years peer-to-peer (P2P) lending has become the poster-child for [...]
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Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report

12-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

https://sg.Share prices were higher in Asia on Monday, lifted by encouraging employment data from the US that took the Standard & Poor’s 500 index to its third [...]
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HSBC beefs up Asia research team with 15 new hires in China

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

HSBC said on Friday that it had expanded its Asian research team by hiring 15 analysts following the launch of HSBC Qianhai Securities, the first Chinese securities joint [...]
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Asian shares rise on Wall Street gains, upbeat Japan data

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian share indexes advanced Friday, guided by Wall Street gains and healthy quarterly economic data from Japan. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose [...]
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Asian share prices mixed after US markets regain equilibrium

08-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Share prices were mixed in Asia on Thursday, with Japan and Australia leading gains after US indexes stabilised overnight. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 jumped 1.2 [...]
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Asian markets extend losses after dismal session on Wall St

07-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares in Asia fell Wednesday after another afternoon fizzle for stocks that left the Standard & Poor’s 500 index with its third straight loss. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian markets dragged lower by tech, energy firms

07-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets sank on Wednesday, extending the previous day’s losses, with energy firms tracking a sell-off in commodities and technology firms facing further [...]
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Asian shares subdued as tech blues offset US tax cut hopes

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were subdued on Tuesday as investors’ rotation out of technology shares took the toll on some of the region’s tech heavyweights although hopes of a [...]
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Asian tech firms track US losses as US tax boost wanes

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tech giants including Samsung and Tencent sank in Asian trade on Tuesday, tracking a sell-off in their US rivals and dragging most regional markets lower. While investors [...]
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Asian shares steady after tech stocks slump on Wall Street

06-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares were steady in Asia on Tuesday after a lackluster session on Wall Street where technology stocks tumbled. Investors are keeping an eye on US tax legislation and Brexit [...]
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Great Wall Pan Asia jumps 15pct after participation in Link Reit deal unveiled

05-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Great Wall Pan Asia Holdings enjoyed a double-digit gain on Monday morning, after announcing it would pay HK$3.19 billion (US$410 million) as part of a joint venture [...]
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