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Asian markets edge up with eyes on US election

10-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian equities rose in early business Wednesday as early US presidential election results trickled in, with initial bets going on a win for market-favourite Hillary Clinton. [...]
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Asian stocks gain as investors focus on US election

09-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were higher Tuesday following strong Wall Street gains as investors focused on the final hours of a tight US presidential race. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai [...]
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Global stocks up as nervous markets wager on Clinton winning White House race

09-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose on Tuesday as world markets braced for the outcome of one of the most contentious US presidential elections in history, with most investors cautiously [...]
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Asian markets mostly up but traders on edge

09-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets extended gains on hopes Hillary Clinton will beat Donald Trump to win Tuesday’s presidential election but traders are cautious with many opinion [...]
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Asia stocks bounce as optimism over Clinton grows; dollar strong

08-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks bounced and the dollar strengthened on Monday after the FBI said it stood by its earlier recommendation that no criminal charges were warranted against Democrat [...]
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Asian shares jump as FBI decides not to charge Clinton

08-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares rose in Asia on Monday after the FBI director told lawmakers that the bureau had found no evidence to warrant criminal charges against presidential candidate Hillary [...]
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Asia stocks subdued, dollar slips on US election tension

04-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asia shares joined the US dollar on the defensive on Thursday as the nail-biting US presidential race saw the S&P 500 suffer its longest losing streak in five years as [...]
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Asian stocks weighed down by US presidential race concerns

04-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly lower Thursday, spooked by concerns over the outcome of next week’s US presidential election. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P ASX/200 of [...]
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Asian markets on edge on US election uncertainty

04-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks struggled again Thursday, with uncertainty over next week’s presidential election sending investors rushing for the sidelines, pushing safe havens such as [...]
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ANZ Mulls Australian Asset Sales After Scaling Back in Asia

04-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

After scaling back Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd’s Asian businesses, Chief Executive Officer Shayne Elliott is now turning his attention closer to home. [...]
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Asian shares languish as jittery investors eye 2016 election

03-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares fell in Asia on Wednesday as jitters over the US presidential election and weaker oil prices shook investor confidence. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index [...]
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Bad loans still plague banks

02-Nov-2016 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

Sound measures to tackle the country’s mounting bad debts are available, and all it takes is having the guts to employ them, in an effort to systematically solve such [...]
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In Vietnam, scammers pay people to open bank accounts

02-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Tuoitre News | 6:00 AM

Many in Vietnam are willing to ‘lend’ their names to others in order to open ATM card accounts and receive cash gifts, unaware that they make themselves future [...]
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TP Bank gets B2 rating from Moody’s

02-Nov-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

For the first time, US ratings agency Moody’s Investor Service assigned B2 long-term local and foreign currency deposit and issuer ratings to Tien Phong Commercial [...]
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Licensing fees for foreign financial institutions rise

02-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Vn Economic Times | 6:00 AM

A new fee schedule will apply for the granting of licenses to foreign financial institutions in Vietnam from January 1, 2017. For institutions providing banking services the [...]
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