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Fitch: Asean Making Slow, Uneven Progress on Banking Integration

25-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations [Asean) have made slow and uneven progress toward regional banking-sector integration. Further moves are likely [...]
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Asian stock indexes mixed as Trump uncertainties mount

25-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed Tuesday as uncertainty mounted over US President Donald Trump’s trade and regulatory policies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 [...]
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Dollar slips after Trump’s protectionist address, Asia shares resilient

24-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The dollar slid broadly on Monday after US President Donald Trump struck a protectionist tone in his inauguration speech, undermining optimism over the US economy spurred by [...]
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Global shares steady ahead of Trump’s inauguration

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Global shares were steady in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China’s report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent [...]
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Asian stocks slip, dollar flat as caution reigns before Trump inauguration

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Caution prevailed in financial markets on Friday ahead of US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, even as China’s fourth-quarter economic growth beat [...]
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Asian stocks, dollar slip as Trump caution outweighs China GDP

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Caution prevailed in financial markets on Friday ahead of US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, even as China’s economic growth beat expectations and [...]
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Asian markets dip ahead of Trump, China growth slows

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets turned lower Friday as nervous investors await the inauguration of Donald Trump, while there was little early reaction to data showing a further slowdown [...]
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Asian investors see Trump stimulus sweet spot amid protectionism, inflation fears

20-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Ahead of US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration this week, investors in Asian assets are warily betting he won’t make good on his promise to create $1 [...]
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Asian shares down, dollar jumps on Yellen’s rate hike signal

20-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares slipped on Thursday and the dollar rebounded after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled that the US central bank is poised to pursue a path of steady [...]
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Asia stocks up as Trump’s dollar comment boosts exporters; sterling shines

19-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets stabilised near three-month highs on Wednesday, helped by Hong Kong and Chinese shares, as investors judged US President-elect Donald Trump’s [...]
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Asian stocks directionless, dollar steadies after slide

19-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock indexes lacked direction Wednesday following a sharp correction overnight in the dollar that sapped investor momentum. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark [...]
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Pound quivers near three-month low, stocks weak before May’s Brexit stance speech

18-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The pound hovered near three-month lows versus the dollar on Tuesday and stocks were mostly weaker as investors waited for British prime minister Theresa May to lay out plans [...]
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Asian markets lower amid Brexit worries

18-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks declined Tuesday after Britain said prime minister Theresa May will announce London’s plans to withdraw completely from the European Union. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian shares mostly lower amid Brexit worries, Takata falls

17-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly lower Monday amid worries about Britain’s exit from the European Union. Takata’s shares fell in Tokyo after the air bag maker agreed to a [...]
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Asia Banks Seeking Tech Hires Over ‘Rock-Star’ Bankers This Year

17-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Financial institutions in the Asia-Pacific region will be more inclined to hire technology specialists this year than investment bankers as they enhance product offerings and [...]
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