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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares under pressure as Ukraine tensions mount

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were on the defensive on Tuesday as tensions over Ukraine showed no sign of abating, with Russia tightening its grip on Crimea while the West sought measures to [...]
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Asian stocks muted on Ukraine crisis

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were subdued Tuesday after investors around the world took fright at how the crisis in Ukraine might escalate. Oil prices settled somewhat after spiking [...]
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Asia: Mixed after upbeat Yellen testimony

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:17 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Monday March 03, 2014 after US Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen provided an upbeat view of the United States economy and hinted the bank [...]
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19 startups in Asia that caught our eye

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us or tell us about your [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks pressured, yen, Swiss franc rise on Ukraine anxiety

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Escalating political tensions in Ukraine pressured Asian stocks on Monday, forcing anxious investors to cut their exposure to riskier assets in favour of traditional safe [...]
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Asia Stocks Fall Amid Ukraine Tension, China Economy Data

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell and measures of equity volatility surged amid escalating geopolitical tension over Ukraine and after an official gauge of Chinese manufacturing dropped to [...]
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Stocks sink, oil prices jump on Ukraine war threats

04-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Stocks slid while oil prices shot up on Monday, after Russia bloodlessly seized a part of Ukraine, escalating tensions between Russia and the West to a level not seen since [...]
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AsianBondsOnline News Highlights – Week of 24 – 28 February 2014

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 1:50 PM

Hong Kong, China’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew 3.0% year-on-year (y-o-y) in 4Q13 following a 2.8% rise in 3Q13. The biggest contribution came from domestic [...]
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Asian shares mixed after upbeat Yellen testimony

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were mixed on Friday after Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen provided an upbeat view of the US economy and hinted the bank could ease up on its stimulus taper [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares rally on US economic data; euro hits year high

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Most stocks on Wall Street surged to record highs on Friday, overcoming jitters about Ukraine and a downward revision of economic growth, while the euro hit its highest level [...]
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Asia’s Week: ‘Fragile’ Indonesia Stays Cool in the Shadows

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Maybe lying low in Asia this week was the better part of valor. China and Thailand occupied much of the coverage, and not for happy reasons as concerns grew over their [...]
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Indonesia Leads Asian Debt Gains as Region’s Fund Outflows Slow

03-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Dollar-denominated bonds sold by Indonesia’s corporates and sovereign are the best performing notes in Asia this month as outflows from the region’s debt funds [...]
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Asia: Mixed after upbeat Yellen testimony

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:25 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Friday February 28, 2014 after US Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen provided an upbeat view of the United States economy and hinted the [...]
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Asian shares slightly weaker; Japan data in focus

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian equities were a mixed on Friday, despite overnight gains on Wall Street and as investors digested a raft of Japanese economic data. US stocks rose Thursday after [...]
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Asian stocks advance, take comfort from Yellen’s comments

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks shook off their gains and headed south on Friday, as unrest in Ukraine offset comforting words from US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that markets took as [...]
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