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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (26 January 2015)

26-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 2:59 PM

News Highlights – Week of 19 – 23 January 2015 The People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) gross domestic product (GDP) grew 7.3% year-on-year (y-o-y) in 4Q14, the [...] » More

SE Asia Stocks -Indonesian, Philippine shares hit record closing highs

25-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:08 AM

Indonesian and Philippine shares hit record closing highs on Friday January 23 amid foreign inflows after the European Central Bank unveiled its bond-buying programme, while [...] » More

Asia equities surge on ECB boost, euro near 11-year low

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks extended a global rally on Friday after the European Central Bank launched a landmark bond-buying stimulus programme that buoyed investors’ risk appetite, [...] » More

Asia stocks surge on ECB move, oil rallies on Saudi king death

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian equity markets rallied Friday after the European Central Bank announced a huge cash injection to kickstart the eurozone economy, while crude prices surged on news the [...] » More

Disinflation, weaker growth put pressure on Asian central banks

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese factories were forced to cut prices for the sixth straight month in January to sell their products, while economic growth in South Korea slowed sharply, raising the [...] » More

SE Asia Stocks -Most eke out more gains on ECB hopes

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:31 AM

Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Thursday January 22, ahead of an expected European Central Bank decision to buy bonds, with Singapore shares eking out gains for a [...] » More

Asia near eight-week highs as markets brace for ECB

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares held near eight-week highs on Thursday as investors bet on the likely size and scope of a bond-buying programme the European Central Bank is poised to unveil [...] » More

Asian stock markets meander as ECB stimulus decision awaited

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets meandered Thursday ahead of a well telegraphed announcement later in the day of additional European Central Bank stimulus. KEEPING SCORE: Hong [...] » More

SE Asia Stocks-Most up ahead of ECB meeting; Jasmine shares lead in Thailand

22-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:18 AM

Most Southeast Asian stock markets edged up on Wednesday January 21 as investors looked forward to the European Central Bank meeting for any stimulus measures, with Jasmine [...] » More

Most Asian stocks higher as investors await ECB decision

22-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock markets rose Wednesday as investors anticipated European policymakers would soon unleash more stimulus while Chinese shares extended their rebound following [...] » More

Asian shares buoyed by ECB easing hopes, BOJ hold lifts yen

22-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares hit a six-week high and the euro stayed under pressure on Wednesday as investors counted on the European Central Bank to unveil a stimulus drive, while the yen [...] » More

Asia markets rise, China growth beats forecasts

21-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:04 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday January 20 after China released data showing its economy grew a little faster than expected, while speculation swirled that the European [...] » More

Asia stocks higher as Shanghai steadies after dramatic dive

21-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rose Tuesday, and Shanghai rebounded from a dramatic dive the day before, after China’s economic slowdown in the fourth quarter wasn’t as [...] » More

Asia markets rise, China growth beats forecasts

21-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia markets mostly rose Tuesday after China released data showing its economy grew a little faster than expected, while speculation swirls that the European Central Bank [...] » More

Asia markets mostly up, Shanghai hit by trading crackdown

20-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:24 AM

Asian stock markets mostly rose Monday January 19 following a rally on Wall Street and a jump in oil prices, but Shanghai plunged almost eight percent after regulators [...] » More