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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares muted, currencies in well-worn ranges

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were subdued on Tuesday while major currencies kept to recent snug ranges after a surprisingly soft reading on euro zone manufacturing took the shine off better [...]
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Asian Shares Creep Higher While Home Sales Fail to Spark US Stock Market

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Saving Advice | 6:00 AM

Better news from China, Japan and the US from performance of manufacturing surveys (PMI) data helped Asian stocks find slender gains on Tuesday. This included a US PMI which [...]
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Asia: Marts mixed on upbeat China data

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:52 AM

Asian shares were mixed yesterday Monday June 23, with positive Chinese manufacturing figures boosting morning markets until profit-taking sent Hong Kong and Shanghai into [...]
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Asian Stocks Rise Before Factory Data; Oil Gains on Iraq

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks jumped, with the regional index extending a six-week rally, the Australian dollar rose and copper gained as a measure of Chinese manufacturing unexpectedly [...]
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Upbeat China PMI boosts Asia equities, Aussie; oil up on Iraq

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks and the Australian dollar rose on Monday as upbeat news from China’s factory sector and fresh highs on Wall Street fuelled appetites for riskier assets, [...]
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Asia Private Equity Weekly News, June 23, 2014

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ended June 20. JUNE 20 BUYOUT FIRMS TPG Capital and Carlyle Group are targeting a $2.4 billion [...]
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Asian Markets Higher on China Factory Growth

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Australian shares led Asian stock markets modestly higher on Monday after a report showed Chinese manufacturing expanded for the first time this year, signaling that the No. [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (23 June 2014)

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 2:15 PM

News Highlights – Week of 16 – 20 June 2014 The Monetary Board of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) decided to keep its key policy rates?the overnight [...]
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Asian Markets Mostly Lower Amid Cautious Trades

21-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:28 AM

Asian markets are mostly trading lower on Friday with investors treading cautiously amid worries about the ongoing conflict in Iraq. The overnight lackluster close on Wall [...]
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Vietnam index hits lowest level in almost 2 weeks; Thai shares rebound

21-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Stocks in Vietnam hit their lowest level in almost two weeks on Thursday after the central bank lowered the dong against the dollar to help exports, while Thai shares edged [...]
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SE Asia Stocks-Vietnam weak on lower dong; Philippines trims loss before rate decision

21-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Stocks in Vietnam ended down 0.5 percent on Thursday, recovering most of their early losses weighed down by the central bank’s small depreciation of the dong, while [...]
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Asia: Mixed after upbeat US Fed outlook

20-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:44 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Thursday June 19, taking up the baton from a record-breaking Wall Street, after the Federal Reserve delivered a broadly upbeat outlook on [...]
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Asia equities surge on Fed optimism, dollar wobbles

20-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve gave a positive assessment of the economy and committed to keeping monetary policy accommodative. Financial [...]
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Asian Futures Rise With Global Stocks; Dollar Holds Drop

20-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose and emerging-market currencies gained against the greenback after the Federal Reserve said interest rates will remain low and China’s premier vowed to [...]
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Asia: Mostly lower ahead of Fed decision

19-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:39 AM

Asian markets were mostly lower yesterday Wednesday June 18 as tensions in Iraq dampened buying sentiment and investors await the outcome of the United States Federal [...]
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