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Asia slides, euro at two-month peak as global bond rout rattles markets

08-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell on Thursday, led by losses on Wall Street, while a rise in euro zone debt yields amid a global bond rout kept the euro near a two-month peak versus the [...]
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Asian stocks at two-week lows as bond woes spread, dollar slips

07-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A selloff in global sovereign bonds pushed Asian stocks to two-week lows on Wednesday as investors worried it might trigger profit-taking in other asset classes, while the US [...]
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Asia: Marts mixed on tensions in Crimea

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:43 AM

Asian stocks Tuesday May 05 reversed early gains, with China’s market taking fright and dropping more than four percent as new share issues raised the prospect of a [...]
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Australian stocks rise as investors await central bank

06-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Australian stocks rose Tuesday as investors anticipated an interest rate cut by the country’s central bank while trading elsewhere in the region was mixed as two major [...]
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Asia shares edge up, Australia rate decision looms

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian markets edged lower on Tuesday and the Australian dollar steadied as investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of a Reserve Bank of Australia policy decision that might [...]
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Asian bourses mostly up on China stimulus speculation

05-May-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:41 AM

Asian markets mostly gained ground Monday May 04 after a long holiday weekend, energised by a strong finish on Wall Street last week and gloomy Chinese economic data that [...]
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Asian bourses cautious after mixed leads from Wall Street, China

05-May-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets made cautious gains on Monday after a long holiday weekend, after Wall Street finished last week on a positive note, but with mixed news on the China economic [...]
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Asian shares rise as weak China data spurs stimulus bets

05-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks bounced off lows on Monday and the Australian dollar pared early losses as weak China factory activity reinforced views that Beijing will roll out fresh support [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (4 May 2015)

04-May-2015 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 5:05 PM

News Highlights – Week of 27 April – 4 May 2015 Consumer price inflation in Japan inched up to 2.3% year-on-year (y-o-y) in March from 2.2% in February on the [...]
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SE Asia Stocks-Thai stocks up on low rates; others weak ahead of holidays

01-May-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 12:09 PM

Thai stocks eked out small gains on Thursday April 30 as investors piled into dividend yielding stocks amid low interest rate environment, while other markets in Southeast [...]
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SE Asia Stocks-Indonesia leads fall; Thai banks rebound before rate decision

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | | 7:32 AM

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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (27 April 2015)

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 7:19 AM

News Highlights – Week of 20 – 24 April 2015 Real gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the Republic of Korea was 0.8% quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) and 2.4% [...]
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Templeton fund ends reign in Asia as top picks falter

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Templeton Asian Growth fund, managed by star stock picker Mark Mobius, ended its six-year reign as the biggest equity fund in Asia ex-Japan after suffering a second straight [...]
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Nepal Races to Rescue Quake Victims With Disease Risk Rising

29-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hopes for finding survivors trapped under rubble began to fade two days after Nepal’s worst earthquake in decades, even as helicopters rescued 180 climbers trapped on [...]
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Nepal Earthquake Triggers Shortages, Sparking Fears of Disease

29-Apr-2015 Intellasia | NBC News | 6:00 AM

Health organisations and officials appealed for urgent assistance in Nepal on Monday as shortages of food and water sparked fears disease would spread among survivors of the [...]
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