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Asian stock markets muted, yen hits 6-year low

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were muted Tuesday amid holidays in Hong Kong and South Korea. The yen hit a six-year low as the US dollar strengthened on expectations the Federal [...]
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World Bank warns of global jobs crisis

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The world is facing a global jobs crisis that is hurting the chances of reigniting economic growth and there is no magic bullet to solve the problem, the World Bank warned on [...]
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SE Asia Stocks-Indonesia at record high amid regional inflows

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:53 AM

Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Monday, with Indonesian stocks marking a record close for a second time in the month amid expectations of a likely end to fuel subsidy. [...]
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Asian shares slip, China data fail to temper growth concerns

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Sterling declined on Monday and British shares look set to underperform their peers in Europe after a poll found rising support for Scottish independence. European shares are [...]
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This time’s different as Asian markets warm up for Fed rate rises

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Faced once again with the prospect of rate rises in the United States, investors in Asia are no longer selling and running as in the past, choosing instead to stay in markets [...]
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MOVES-Willis Asia names Huichih Ko as chair

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Willis Group Holdings Plc named Huichih Ko as chair of Willis Asia, effective September7. Ko joins from Marsh & McLennan Companies, where he served as country corporate [...]
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Pound Drops on Scotland; Asia Stocks Swing on China Trade

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The pound slid the most in 11 months and UK share-index futures fell after a poll showed a majority vote in favour of Scottish independence. Treasuries climbed with wheat [...]
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SE Asia Stocks-Indonesia at record high; Thai construction shares gain

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s key stock index hit a record high on Monday as investors bought consumer and banking shares on expectations of a likely end to fuel subsidy, while [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (8 September 2014)

08-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 1:43 PM

News Highlights – Week of 1 – 5 September 2014 Consumer price inflation in Indonesia eased to 4.0% year-on-year (y-o-y) in August, from 4.5% in the previous [...]
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SE Asia Stocks-Philippine shares lead regional gain on week

08-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine stocks hit a 15-month high on Friday, posting their best weekly gain in five months on selective buying in financial shares, while the Thai index rose to near a [...]
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Asia stocks fluctuate ahead of US jobs report

06-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fluctuated Friday as investors looked for direction before a key US jobs report later in the day while Japan’s market edged higher after the yen fell to a [...]
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SE Asia Stocks – Profit-taking hits overbought markets

05-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:28 AM

Southeast Asian stock markets mostly fell on Thursday as profit-taking hit overbought shares in Thailand and Vietnam, while the Indonesian key index retreated from a record [...]
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Asian shares hold near 7-year high on Ukraine, ECB hopes

05-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares steadied near seven-year highs on Thursday, underpinned by hopes of a ceasefire in Ukraine, although a cautious mood prevailed for now ahead of a European [...]
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SE Asia Stocks -Most extend gains amid inflows

04-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:32 AM

Thai shares rose for a fourth session on Wednesday, led by tourism stocks such as Airports of Thailand, while increased expectation that the European Central Bank will [...]
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Asian stock markets rise as dollar gains

04-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rose Wednesday, lifted by new signs of strength in the US economy and expectations that Europe’s central bank will provide more support to the [...]
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