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Most Asia markets slump, Tokyo soars on US rate talk

30-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Japanese stocks rallied on a weaker yen but other Asian markets retreated Monday after Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen hinted at a US interest rate hike by the end of the [...]
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Asian stock markets mixed as investors wait for Fed cue

27-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Friday, with investors preferring to sit on the sidelines ahead of US Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s speech for cues on the [...]
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Asia stocks tentative, dollar slips before Yellen’s rates signal

27-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were largely steady on Friday, with modest losses in some markets and gains in others reflecting nervousness before a keenly anticipated speech by US Federal [...]
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Asia stocks mark time before Yellen speech; dollar firm

26-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks edged higher on Thursday but clung to recent well-worn trading ranges while the dollar held firm against regional currencies ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve [...]
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Asia energy firms extend losses as oil falls

26-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian energy firms suffered further losses Thursday after another sharp fall in oil prices, while currency traders moved cautiously the day before a key speech by Federal [...]
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Asia opens lower, following US losses; dollar edges higher, oil falls

26-Aug-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asia markets fell at the open on Thursday morning, following losses in US stocks as traders stayed on tenterhooks ahead of a speech from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen [...]
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Asian stocks meander, dollar up on N Korea’s missile

25-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks meandered Wednesday as investors awaited fresh cues from Federal Reserve on the outlook for interest rates. Markets were steady following the submarine launch of [...]
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Asian stocks slip on profit-taking; oil falls

25-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks edged lower on Wednesday as strong U.S housing data overnight increased the chances of an interest rate increase in coming months, prompting some investors to [...]
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Asian markets struggle, oil resumes losses on glut woe

25-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets slipped on Wednesday as traders trod water ahead of a key speech by Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen this week, while oil suffered fresh losses on [...]
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Asian stocks in summer lull as markets await Yellen speech

24-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most stock markets in Asia moved sideways on Tuesday as the summer doldrums and a lack of economic data ahead of a widely anticipated speech by the Fed chief kept investors [...]
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Asia stocks edge up amid Fed lull, oil slips

24-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asia shares inched up on Tuesday while oil fell for a second session as investors awaited clues on whether the Federal Reserve will raise US interest rates this year. [...]
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Asian shares slip, dollar stands tall on Fed hike bets

23-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares slipped on Monday, while the dollar lifted off last week’s lows on expectations a signal might emerge from a Federal Reserve gathering this week in Jackson [...]
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Asia stocks fall on Fed officials’ hawkish views, oil near eight-week high

20-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks retreated on Friday as traders took profits from shares close to one-year highs, while the dollar edged up from a near eight-week low after some Federal Reserve [...]
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Asia stocks cautious but oil price holds above $50

20-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia stocks markets moved cautiously in early trade Friday despite a positive lead from Wall Street and further overnight gains in the price of oil. US and European markets [...]
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Asian stocks lackluster as investors turn focus to Yellen

20-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock benchmarks drifted lower Friday as investors hunkered down to mull resurgent oil prices and corporate earnings while awaiting a key speech by the Fed chief [...]
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