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Japan Post soars, HK-Shenzhen connect boosts stocks

05-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Investors sent Japan Post stocks soaring in its long-awaited Tokyo trading debut Wednesday, while the announcement of a Hong Kong-Shenzhen trading connect boosted Chinese [...]
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Standard Chartered’s Bad Loans Reveal Cracks in Asian Economies

05-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

As China’s growth sputters, the troubles at Standard Chartered Plc are another bad omen for what were once Asian economic darlings. The bank, which generates most of [...]
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Asia follows Wall Street higher, risk appetite supports dollar

05-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose on Wednesday, taking early cues from overnight Wall Street gains, while investors’ sharper risk appetite lifted US debt yields and supported the [...]
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Asian stocks rise as global gains ease China hangover

05-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks mostly rose on Tuesday after the US and some European markets advanced overnight, though the hangover from China’s slowing growth still lingered. A Reserve [...]
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Asian stocks rise as global gains ease China hangover

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose on Tuesday morning after US and most European markets advanced overnight, though the hangover from China’s slowing growth still lingered. But trading [...]
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Asian stocks rise as Australia leaves door open to rate cut

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Wall Street gained and Australia’s central bank left the door open to lower interest rates. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong’s Hang [...]
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Asia markets down as soft China surveys fuel growth fears

03-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slid to their lowest level in nearly three weeks on Monday, as profit taking set in after soft Chinese factory surveys and US consumer spending data raised [...]
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Asia dips after downbeat China data, dollar on defensive vs. yen

03-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks dipped early on Monday following lackluster Chinese data out over the weekend, while the dollar remained on the defensive against the yen after the Bank of [...]
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Asian Stocks Slip With Copper as China Woes Reemerge; Lira Soars

03-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks retreated with oil as reports showed contraction in China’s manufacturing sector and a plunge in South Korean exports, underscoring concerns about the [...]
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Asia stocks down after lackluster China, US economic data

03-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly lower Monday after lackluster economic data from the US and China. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 fell 2.1 percent to 18,687.87 and [...]
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Asian stocks, dollar retreat on weak Chinese manufacturing data

03-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks dipped in early trade on Monday, while the dollar retreated against most regional currencies as a weak reading in a Chinese manufacturing index stirred worries [...]
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Asia stocks muted, NZ dollar jumps on China 1-child change

02-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets wavered Friday on renewed expectations for a Fed rate hike this year while the New Zealand dollar jumped on prospects of increased dairy exports after [...]
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Asian shares edge up, Nikkei gyrates as BOJ holds steady

31-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares edged up on Friday, on track for their biggest monthly rise since January 2012 but headed for weekly losses as investors fretted about the possibility United [...]
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Asia stocks muted, NZ dollar jumps on China 1-child change

31-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were muted Friday on renewed expectations for a Fed rate hike this year while the New Zealand dollar jumped on prospects of increased dairy exports after [...]
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Asia shares lackluster after Fed hints at December rate hike

30-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were lackluster Thursday after Federal Reserve policymakers left interest rates unchanged at a record low but indicated they could raise the benchmark rate at [...]
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