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Global stocks mostly higher as oil recovers

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

Global stocks mostly rose and the dollar weakened on Tuesday as crude oil prices recovered following recent heavy losses. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 added 0.4 [...]
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Asia markets sink with Wall St on fears for Trump agenda

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

Asian markets tumbled Wednesday, tracking a US and European sell-off as the Trump-fuelled surge in equities went into reverse on fears about the prospects for his plans to [...]
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Asian stocks slide as fresh Trump jitters damage risk sentiment

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

Asian stocks posted their biggest drop in two weeks on Wednesday as growing doubts about Donald Trump’s economic growth agenda prompted investors to dump risky assets [...]
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Asia firms’ confidence hits near two-year high on US, China pick-up: Thomson Reuters/INSEAD

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

Business sentiment at Asia’s top companies rose to its highest in almost two years in the first quarter of 2017, buoyed by positive economic signs from the United [...]
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Asia markets mixed, haunted by uncertainty on trade, Brexit

22-Mar-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed in lackluster trading on Tuesday, as markets searched for a dominant theme, weighing currency fluctuations, signs of growing protectionism and other [...]
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Asian shares at 15-month high, dollar soft on less hawkish Fed

22-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares hit 21-month highs on Tuesday while the dollar and US bond yields were on the backfoot on the prospect of a less hawkish than previously expected Federal Reserve [...]
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Most Asia markets up but dollar hit by uncertainty

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

Most Asian markets rose Tuesday following the previous day’s retreat, but the dollar was hit by fresh uncertainty over Donald Trump’s economic policy and [...]
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Asia stocks weaker, dollar slips as Fed continues to weigh

21-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuter | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were slightly weaker early on Monday, following Wall Street’s declines and the G20′s decision to drop a pledge to avoid trade protectionism, while [...]
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Asia markets mostly down after rally, dollar weakens

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

Most Asian markets slipped Monday following last week’s broad advances, with the dollar suffering fresh selling pressure after the Federal Reserve hinted at a [...]
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Asia stocks mixed, dollar slips as Fed continues to weigh

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

Asian stocks were mixed on Monday in thin trade, following Wall Street’s declines and the G20′s decision to drop a pledge to avoid trade protectionism, while the [...]
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Asian real estate still attractive after US rate hike – LaSalle Investment

18-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:44 AM

Asian real estate remains attractive due to relatively high yields despite US monetary tightening as the pace of interest rate increases in the region is expected to be slow, [...]
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Asia stocks set to end week higher, dollar slides after Fed

18-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:43 AM

Asian stocks crawled higher in early trade on Friday, set for its best week since September, while the dollar continued the slide that began after the Federal Reserve [...]
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Practitioners from 13 countries to converge in M’sia for life insurance congress

18-Mar-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:42 AM

More than 5,000 life insurance practitioners from 13 countries are expected to attend the 16th Asia Pacific Life Insurance Congress (ALPIC) 2017. Organised by the National [...]
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Fed rate decision keeps stock markets in check

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

Stock markets in Europe and Wall Street futures eked out modest gains Wednesday ahead of an expected interest rate increase by the US Federal Reserve. KEEPING SCORE: In [...]
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Asian markets mostly higher after Fed hike

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

Japanese stocks were steady while other Asian markets gained Thursday after the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates and a Eurosceptic party lost Dutch elections. KEEPING [...]
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