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Asia factory growth ebbing, makes case for more stimulus

04-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asia’s factories are reporting a generalised loss of momentum that speak volumes about the need for more policy stimulus, on top of Japan’s latest efforts to [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (3 November 2014)

03-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 1:45 PM

News Highlights – Week of 27 – 31 October 2014 The Bank of Japan (BOJ) announced on 31 October the expansion of its monetary easing progam through a decision by [...]
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Japan’s Surprise Stimulus Lifts Asian Shares

03-Nov-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Japanese markets were rocked Friday after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by aggressively expanding its stimulus measures, sending the yen plummeting to a near [...]
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Asia shares rally after US growth figures

01-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:24 AM

Asian markets rallied on Friday October 31 and the dollar edged back towards 110 yen after the United States released forecast-busting economic growth data that soothes [...]
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Asia shares mixed after Fed decision

31-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:22 AM

Asian markets were mixed Thursday October 30 while the dollar resumed its upward march against the yen after the Federal Reserve wound up its vast bond-buying scheme and [...]
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Asia stocks meander after Fed ends stimulus

31-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets meandered Thursday while the dollar strengthened against other currencies after the Federal Reserve said it will end its stimulus programme, as many had [...]
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Asia stocks fall, dollar surges on Fed’s hawkish twist

31-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly lower and the dollar surged to a three-week high versus the yen after the US Federal Reserve ended its massive quantitative easing programme, as [...]
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Asia shares rise as Fed meeting wraps up

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | | 8:04 AM

Asian markets rose Wednesday following strong gains on Wall Street, as traders awaited news from the US Federal Reserve about interest rate plans for the world’s largest [...]
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Asian shares rise on earnings optimism, dovish Fed

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares climbed to one-month highs on Wednesday, steered by a robust Wall Street on optimism over corporate earnings and prospects the US Federal Reserve will reaffirm [...]
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Asia markets mixed, eyes on Fed meeting

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:45 AM

Asian markets were mixed Tuesday October 28 before the US Federal Reserve’s policy meeting, which will be closely scrutinized for clues to its plans on interest rates. Wall [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares, dollar tread cautiously ahead of Fed meeting

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares marked gains while the dollar held steady on Tuesday, as investors awaited the outcome of the US Federal Reserve’s two-day meeting that begins later in the [...]
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Asian shares, dollar tread cautiously ahead of Fed meeting

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

World stocks inched up and US bond yields steadied after almost three weeks of gains on Tuesday with Federal Reserve policy setters expected to end six years of aggressive [...]
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Asia markets mixed, China slips as stock trading scheme falters

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:19 AM

Asian markets were mixed to higher Monday October 27 after the majority of eurozone banks were given a clean bill of health by the European Central Bank. But China was hit by [...]
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China to shut factories during Apec to curb Beijing pollution – Xinhua

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese vice Premier Zhang Gaoli ordered a temporary shutdown of factories to ensure air quality during a meeting of Asia-Pacific leaders in Beijing next month, the official [...]
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China leaves door open for Australian turnaround on Asia bank

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | The Australian Financial Review | 6:00 AM

Australia has been given until the end of next year to become a founding member of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, after a divided cabinet and opposition [...]
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