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Asian stocks jump to one-year highs as yield hunt spreads

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

Asian stocks rose to one-year highs and the Australian dollar climbed on Monday as investors’ hunt for yield gathered momentum against a backdrop of a recovering US [...]
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Asia stocks track Wall St rally after US jobs report

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

Tokyo led Asia stocks higher on Monday, tracking a strong lead from Wall Street where markets surged in the wake of strong US jobs data. China was also up despite figures [...]
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Asian markets mostly up after BoE rate cut, stimulus

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

Most Asian markets rose Friday while the pound was steady after the Bank of England announced a post-Brexit interest rate cut and surprise stimulus, while traders await the [...]
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Asia stocks gain, pound weakens on BoE easing, US jobs data awaited

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

Most Asian stock markets rose on Friday after the Bank of England launched a larger-than-expected post-Brexit stimulus package that sent the pound reeling. An overnight rally [...]
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Asia stocks mostly up after Wall Street rally

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

Most Asian stock markets rose Thursday following a positive lead from Wall Street, as investors look ahead to an expected Bank of England rate cut and the release of US jobs [...]
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No Break for Worst Asian Currency as Clouds Gather Over Malaysia

05-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The bad news just doesn’t stop for Asia’s worst-performing currency. Already reeling from a renewed slump in oil prices and a political scandal that just [...]
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Asia markets slip, weak stimulus hits Japan stocks

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

Asian markets tumbled for a second day Wednesday, extending a global retreat, with Tokyo taking a hit from a strong yen after Japan’s economy-boosting stimulus [...]
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Asian shares retreat, Australia central bank cuts rate to all-time low

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

Asian shares slipped on Tuesday, taking their cues from a modestly lower day on Wall Street, while crude oil prices stabilised after their overnight tumble and the US dollar [...]
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Consumer Shares Are Rallying on SE Asia’s Worst Stock Market

03-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Under the hood of Malaysia’s stock market, the worst performer in Southeast Asia this year, a record consumer rally is percolating. While falling oil prices and a [...]
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Asian shares hit one-year peak as chances of US rate hike recede

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

Asian shares hit a one-year high on Monday after disappointing US economic growth data reduced expectations that the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in the next [...]
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Asian factories face fitful activity as world sputters

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

Factories in China and Japan – the world’s second and third largest economies – saw scant sign of demand recovering in July, with surveys across Asia [...]
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Asia, Japan shares fall, yen rises as BOJ stimulus disappoints

30-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares slipped after touching a near one-year peak on Friday, while Japanese stocks tumbled and the yen strengthened as the Bank of Japan’s fresh stimulus [...]
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Asia dips as China stocks deepen losses, dollar down after Fed

29-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly lower on Thursday as Chinese equities deepened their losses, souring risk sentiment that had improved earlier after the Federal Reserve provided a [...]
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Tables Look Set to Turn for Asia’s Worst Property Market

29-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The worst may be over for Asia’s worst-performing property market. Macau’s housing prices, which have plunged by a third since 2014, may get a boost amid signs [...]
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Dollar down after Fed as Tokyo leads Asia sell-off

29-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The dollar sank Thursday after the Federal Reserve indicated it would take a slow, measured approach to any interest rate hikes, while Tokyo led Asian markets lower on [...]
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