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Markets tumble as US Fed signals end of pandemic-era cheap cash

28-Jan-2022 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Equity markets tanked Thursday following a late sell-off on Wall Street in reaction to a surprisingly hawkish turn by US Federal Reserve boss Jerome Powell, who signalled the [...] » More

Asian markets slump as Fed signals end of pandemic-era cheap cash

28-Jan-2022 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Equity markets tanked in Asia on Thursday following a late sell-off on Wall Street in reaction to a surprisingly hawkish turn by Federal Reserve boss Jerome Powell, who [...] » More

Asian shares slump as Powell warns on inflation

27-Jan-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:03 PM

Asian shares fell to their lowest in more than 14 months, short-term US yields rose to 23-month highs and the dollar strengthened on Thursday after the Federal [...] » More

IMF cuts GDP growth forecast for Asean-5

27-Jan-2022 Intellasia | PhilStar | 5:02 AM

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slashed the economic growth forecast for member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) as the global [...] » More

Asian shares cautiously higher as investors await Fed policy update

26-Jan-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:54 AM

Asian share markets got off to a cautious start on Wednesday, after another volatile Wall Street session, as investors braced for the outcome of the Fed’s meeting late [...] » More

Asia markets dive as volatility sweeps globe ahead of Fed meeting

26-Jan-2022 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Asian markets plunged today following a highly volatile day on Wall Street fuelled by fears about the Federal Reserve’s plans to hike interest rates, with attention [...] » More

Yuan overtakes yen in global transaction volume

26-Jan-2022 Intellasia | AsiaTimes | 5:02 AM

It turns out growing 8.1 percent wasn’t the most important 2021 milestone for China’s economy. That honor goes to Beijing’s currency topping the yen to [...] » More

IMF: Cryptoassets, stablecoins share currently small, but could grow rapidly

26-Jan-2022 Intellasia | Bernama | 5:02 AM

The share of cryptoassets and stablecoins in relation to the money supply is currently small, thus their impact on the monetary and financial system at this point is limited [...] » More

Asian shares, U.S. futures slide as traders fret about Ukraine, rate rises

25-Jan-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:39 PM

Asian shares and U.S. futures tumbled on Tuesday after a tumultuous Wall Street session, with investors nervous about the situation in Ukraine and eyeing the U.S. Federal [...] » More

Asian, European markets follow Wall Street down as traders eye Fed meeting

24-Jan-2022 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 PM

Most markets sank in Asia and Europe today following another painful sell-off on Wall Street, with investors’ focus on the Federal Reserve’s next policy meeting this [...] » More

Asia shares brace for hawkish Fed, Ukraine tensions

24-Jan-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:34 PM

Asian share markets slipped on Monday as investors braced for a Federal Reserve meeting at which it is expected to confirm it will soon start draining the massive lake of [...] » More

JERDE hires Peter Priebe as Chief Executive Officer and elevates Phil Kim to Board Chair

22-Jan-2022 Intellasia | Mediate Release | 5:02 AM

(Singapore, 21 January 2022) JERDE (The Jerde Partnership), an iconic and internationally renowned architecture and urban planning firm, announced that Peter Priebe has [...] » More

Asian markets fall after weak showing on Wall St, oil tumbles

21-Jan-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:56 AM

Asian share markets and U.S. futures fell on Friday, after U.S. stocks took a knock overnight, hurt by lingering concerns over the Federal Reserve’s tightening and [...] » More

Banks in Asia-Pacific must ‘make up ground fast’ in implementing sustainability practices, according to Mazars study

21-Jan-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Banks in the Asia-Pacific region need to “make up ground fast” in terms of implementing sustainability practices, as their global peers have made significant [...] » More

World Bank chief contrasts Microsoft deal with poor countries’ debt

World Bank chief contrasts Microsoft deal with poor countries’ debt

20-Jan-2022 Intellasia | AFP | 2:05 PM

After Microsoft announced it would spend tens of billions of dollars to buy a video game company, World Bank President David Malpass on Wednesday drew a contrast between the [...] » More