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Asia pares losses on bargain-buying but inflation fears remain

15-May-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Bargain-buying helped most Asian markets recover some of this week’s steep losses, with investors tracking a rally on Wall Street and taking heart from a [...] » More

Stocks rebound as Fed officials calm inflation fears

14-May-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:45 AM

Japanese shares led a rebound in Asian markets on Friday, building on the lead from investors on Wall Street snapping up stocks that would benefit most from an economic [...] » More

New generation of digital banks bets on minority markets

14-May-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

After a doctor’s visit, three court appearances, five trips to the bank and having her name and address published in a newspaper, Billie Simmons finally got a debit [...] » More

Bitcoin ticks back in Asia after Musk tweet sent price down 17pct

14-May-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Bitcoin rebounded to about $50,000 in Asian trading on Thursday after plunging as much as 17 percent after Elon Musk tweeted Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) had stopped accepting bitcoin [...] » More

Asia shares spooked by US inflation scare, hope for Fed calm

13-May-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:50 AM

Asian shares slipped to seven-week lows on Thursday after a dismaying rise in US inflation bludgeoned Wall Street and sent bond yields surging on worries the Federal Reserve [...] » More

Inflation anxiety jolts stocks, Asia tumbles to two-month lows

13-May-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

An extended sell-off drove Asian shares to their lowest in seven weeks on Wednesday as surging commodity prices and growing inflationary pressure in the United States [...] » More

Asia shares wallow near one-month lows on inflation anxiety

12-May-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 10:14 AM

Asian shares languished near one-month lows on Wednesday as investors speculated surging commodity prices and growing inflationary pressure in the United States could lead to [...] » More

Markets tumble in Asia as inflation fears haunt trading floors

12-May-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Equity markets tumbled in Asian trade Tuesday following steep losses on Wall Street as investors grow increasingly worried about a surge in inflation that could force central [...] » More

Asia shares fall on worries over inflation, Fed outlook

11-May-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 10:05 AM

Asian shares declined in early trade on Tuesday as Wall Street retreated on worries about accelerating inflation, prompting investors to cut back on their exposure to [...] » More

Asian shares jump on hopes for low rates, oil up on cyber attack

10-May-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:38 AM

Stocks rose on Monday amid speculation that interest rates will remain low due to receding inflationary pressure, while oil and gas prices jumped after a cyber attack on a [...] » More

Asian Development Bank proposes ending financing for coal plants

08-May-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 1:56 PM

The Asian Development Bank will stop financing new coal power plants under a draft energy policy released Friday that was cautiously welcomed by environmental groups. The [...] » More

Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2021: HK’s Coa beats out Singapore’s Jigger & Pony

08-May-2021 Intellasia | SETHLUI.COM | 5:02 AM

Singapore undoubtedly has one of the best cocktail scenes in Asia, evidenced by just how many Singapore bars are featured in Asia’s 50 Best Bars every year. Being an [...] » More

Copper jumps to record as growth bets supercharge commodities

08-May-2021 Intellasia | TheedgeMarkets | 5:02 AM

Copper soared to an all-time high as optimism about a global rebound from the pandemic spurs a surge across commodities markets. The metal an economic bellwether is front and [...] » More

Credit Suisse boosts Asia hiring to tap fast growing markets

07-May-2021 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 5:02 AM

Credit Suisse Group AG has boosted its headcount by more than 100 across Asia-Pacific this year as the Swiss lender seeks to increase the share of revenue it draws from the [...] » More

Most Asian markets lifted by recovery optimism

07-May-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Most markets rose in Asia on Thursday as investors welcomed a strong jobs report from the United States that reinforced optimism that the world’s top economy is well on [...] » More