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Asian shares steady before Bernanke testimony, dollar off 3-week low

18-Jul-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares steadied on Wednesday ahead of a congressional testimony by Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke, which could offer clarity on when the US central bank will reduce [...]
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Asia Roundup: Higher on Wall Street support

17-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:03 AM

Asian markets mostly rose following a rally in the previous session, while Tokyo enjoyed a pick-up after a long weekend as the US dollar remained strong against the yen. Wall [...]
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ADB trims Asia growth forecasts on China slowdown

17-Jul-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s slowing economic growth is weakening momentum throughout the rest of Asia, the Asian Development Bank said on Tuesday as it revised down its forecasts for the [...]
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Asian shares edge up; RBA minutes lift Aussie

17-Jul-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares inched higher on Tuesday, taking their cue from US stocks after weaker-than-forecast US retail sales growth backed the view that the Federal Reserve will hold [...]
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Asia Stocks Rise on Earnings Optimism as Rupee Advances

17-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose for the first time in three days as gains in Japanese shares offset declines in India, where the central bank tightened monetary policy. European stock [...]
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Asian Stock Futures Rise on US Earnings Optimism

17-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stock futures rose, signaling shares in the region will follow gains in US stocks, after earnings at Citigroup Inc. beat estimates. Japanese equities will reopen [...]
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Asia Roundup: Higher on China data, Wall St rally

16-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:12 AM

Asian markets rose yesterday, Monday July 15 2013 after China released data showing the world’s second largest economy grew in line with expectations in the April-June [...]
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Asian stocks, Aussie dollar show relief over China data

16-Jul-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose on Monday, while the Australian dollar popped higher as investors heaved a sigh of relief after a batch of Chinese data showed the slowdown in the [...]
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Asian stocks in holding pattern ahead of China risk

16-Jul-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were flat on Monday even after another robust performance on Wall Street, while commodities and major currencies were subdued as investors kept to the sidelines [...]
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Australia’s Treasury Wine to ditch old US inventory, take $145 million charge

16-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Australia’s Treasury Wine Estates said on Monday it is destroying some of its aged US inventory, resulting in a A$160 million ($145 million) hit to pre-tax earnings in [...]
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Dollar sidelined in Asia, China takes centre stage

16-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US dollar was marking time early Monday as investors tensed for key Chinese economic data that could well set the near term course for Asian currencies and the Australian [...]
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Asia opens mixed in thin trade; China watched

16-Jul-2013 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks reversed earlier gains on Monday as investors breathed a sigh of relief that China’s second-quarter growth figures matched market expectations. [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter News Highlights – Week of 8 – 12 July 2013

15-Jul-2013 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 3:27 PM

Last week, Bank Indonesia (BI) decided to raise its benchmark rate by 50 basis points (bps) to 6.5%. BI also raised its deposit facility rate by 50 bps to 4.75% and kept the [...]
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Asian stocks turn somber as China risk looms

15-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Stocks on major bourses posted their best weekly gains since November on Friday, helped by corporate earnings reports and remarks by Federal Reserve officials calming [...]
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Asian stocks circumspect as China risk looms

13-Jul-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The rally in Asian stocks showed signs of running out of puff on Friday, even after a record closing high on Wall Street, while the selloff in the dollar paused as market [...]
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