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Asia stocks slip with central banks in focus, oil holds gains

28-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly lower on Wednesday, as investors stayed cautious ahead of US and Japanese central bank policy decisions, while crude oil prices hovered near 2016 [...]
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Fitch: Asian Palm Oil Sector Outlook Improves with Higher Prices

27-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Link to Fitch Ratings’ Report: Crude Palm Oil Dashboard April 2016 [...]
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Asian stocks retreat ahead of Fed, BOJ meetings

27-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks retreated on Tuesday as investors braced for central bank policy meetings in the United States and Japan this week. European markets were poised to fare better, [...]
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Asia stocks, dollar slip as markets await Fed, BOJ meetings

26-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares and the dollar dropped on Monday as investors took profits from the currency’s recent gains ahead of central bank meetings in the United States and Japan [...]
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Asia stocks, dollar edge lower as markets await Fed, BOJ meetings

26-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares and the dollar edged lower on Monday as investors awaited central bank meetings in the United States and Japan this week that are expected to hold clues to [...]
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Asia stock markets slip as traders eye busy week

26-Apr-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets sank again on Monday after losses on Wall Street and in Europe, with oil prices down and the yen recovering some of the losses suffered at the end of last week. [...]
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In Asia, financial firms wake up to Brexit risks, begin contingency planning

25-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong exchange has begun a Brexit impact assessment, and some Asian asset managers are looking to set up new bases in mainland Europe amid growing concerns their [...]
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Asian banks’ bad debt pile highest since global financial crisis

23-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Bad debts at Asian banks have climbed to their highest since the global financial crisis and the trend will likely worsen as regional economies battle against China’s [...]
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Asian shares sag after cloudy US earnings outlook

23-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares slid from a 5 1/2-month high on Friday on disappointing earnings from US blue chip companies, but Japanese shares surged after a media report about a possible [...]
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Asian stocks fall after Wall Street snaps winning streak

23-Apr-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell Friday after Wall Street broke a three-day winning streak and declined. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index fell 0.9 percent to 21,416.44 and [...]
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Asia markets push higher after Wall St, oil rallies

22-Apr-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rallied again Thursday as another surge in oil prices and gains on Wall Street reinforced optimism over the world economy. With a positive vibe flowing [...]
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Markets Right Now: Asian shares rise on oil price, US gains

22-Apr-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Latest news on global financial markets (all times local): 00:30 a.m. Asian stocks rose in early trading Thursday, buoyed by a rise in US stocks following an uptick in [...]
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Asian shares near five-and-a-half-month highs on oil rally

22-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares reached a 5-1/2-month high on Thursday as oil prices rallied over 4 percent overnight thanks to a smaller than expected increase in US crude inventories and [...]
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Asia stocks take breather, oil down as Kuwait strike ends

21-Apr-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares moved cautiously in choppy trade Wednesday, struggling to extend the previous day’s surge although oil prices turned lower in response to news a strike in [...]
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Asian stocks mostly higher, Japan rallies as yen weakens

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly higher on Tuesday led by a rally in Japan as investor sentiment was boosted by Wall Street reaching the highest levels in recent months. A [...]
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