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Asian markets mixed as China-HK bond-trading link opens

04-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Equity markets struggled to find direction in Asia as the second half of the year kicked off, tracking mixed signals from US markets. Market participants were expected to [...]
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Asia Stocks Follow US Drop as Dollar, Bonds Fall: Markets Wrap

01-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian equity markets slid, paring a quarterly gain, after a slump in US stocks triggered a surge in volatility. The dollar held on to losses and bonds fell as central banks [...]
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Asian shares drop, tracking Wall St losses, mixed data

01-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares slipped in Asia on Friday, tracking an overnight decline on Wall Street. Strong Chinese manufacturing data failed to lift benchmarks in Hong Kong and Shanghai. KEEPING [...]
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Asian shares rally on Wall St rebound as confidence rises

30-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rallied Thursday following Wall Street’s rebound as investors regained confidence in the global economic outlook. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark [...]
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euro leads currency rally in Asia on talk of policy tightening

30-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The euro led a broad advance in currencies against the greenback Thursday after a string of central bankers hinted at an end to loose monetary policies that have been in [...]
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The Ringgit Is Easily Asia’s Strongest Currency

30-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Malaysian assets are back in favour as investors focus on encouraging signs of an economic turnaround instead of a scandal that has touched the top of government and as far [...]
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Asian markets higher after Wall Street rebound

28-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets rose Monday after Wall Street rebounded from losses to end the week higher on stronger oil and natural gas prices. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index [...]
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Asian markets lifted by oil price bounce but eyes on Trumpcare

27-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Energy firms rose in Asia on Monday as another hike in oil prices chipped away at last week’s hefty losses, but investors are getting tetchy as Donald Trump struggle to [...]
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Asian shares flat as oil steadies; China drops on clampdown

24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares are ending the week on a subdued note with most indexes little changed Friday, as the price of oil halted its decline to hover near its lowest level in almost a [...]
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Asia markets end week on quiet note as US healthcare bill returns

24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets limped into the weekend, with energy firms still struggling after a bruising few days, while investors eye Donald Trump’s revised healthcare bill hoping [...]
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Asian central banks have cause to keep holding rates while the Fed hikes

23-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian central banks have not blinked since the Federal Reserve raised US rates for the third time in six months last week. New Zealand, Taiwan and the Philippines are all [...]
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Energy firms take fresh hit but most Asia markets bounce

23-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Energy firms once again sank in Asian trade Thursday after another plunge in oil prices as glut fears return, though most regional markets enjoyed a recovery from the [...]
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Asian stocks hit by energy firms as oil dives, Shanghai muted

22-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Another sell-off in energy firms dragged Asian markets lower on Wednesday, tracking hefty losses on Wall Street as oil prices tanked, while Shanghai was muted despite [...]
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Asian stocks turn mixed as markets await MSCI decision on China A-shares

21-Jun-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian indexes turned mixed on Tuesday as markets awaited MSCI’s decision on the potential inclusion of mainland Chinese stocks, even as the dollar strengthened. The [...]
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Asian markets extend gains at start of the week

20-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets on Monday built on last week’s gains following another record on Wall Street, while the euro edged up on news that French President Emmanuel [...]
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