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Asia readies for China data; Deutsche surprises

21-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were in a hesitant mood on Monday ahead of figures that are expected to show a slight slowdown in regional powerhouse China, while Deutsche Bank soured [...]
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Asia manages muted cheer for China growth

21-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets managed a muted cheer on Monday as China reported economic growth that was a fraction ahead of forecasts, a relief to many but still not enough to dispel a [...]
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AsianBondsOnline News Highlights – Week of 13 – 17 January 2014

20-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 2:43 PM

The Philippines sold US$1.5 billion worth of 10-year US$-denominated bonds at a coupon rate of 4.2% last week. The Hong Kong, China branch of Bank of China sold US$750 [...]
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e27′s inaugural VentureCon draws investors from APAC and beyond

20-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

VentureCon, e27′s first invite-only initiative, conducted yesterday, brought together investors, VCs, and govt regulators from across Asia VentureCon, e27′s first [...]
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Asia dominates global skyline in tallest buildings of 2013

20-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

2013 was the second-most successful year on record for skyscraper construction, seeing 73 buildings at 200 meters or taller completed, according to the Tall Trends report [...]
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Macau gambling tycoon is Asia’s ‘richest man’

20-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Macau gambling tycoon Lui Che-woo has replaced Hong Kong multi billionaire Li Ka-shing as Asia’s richest man, according to Bloomberg on Friday. Lui, the head of Macau [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks, dollar subdued after Wall St losses

18-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Stocks got off to a lacklustre start and the dollar was on the back foot in early Asian trading on Friday after downbeat results cast a shadow over Wall Street. MSCI’s [...]
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Asia Roundup: Marts mostly higher after Wall St record

17-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:41 AM

Asia’s markets mostly rose yesterday Thursday January 16 following a record-breaking close on Wall Street as investors welcomed fresh positive United States data and an [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares inch up as data show US growth intact

17-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares ticked higher on Thursday after a set of robust US data and upbeat earnings from Bank of America helped squash concerns of a slowdown in the world’s [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar regains swagger, Asian shares tiptoe higher

17-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The dollar rose to a one-week high against the yen on Thursday, as robust US data and upbeat earnings from Bank of America helped offset concerns of a US slowdown following [...]
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Asia Roundup: Marts mostly higher after US retail data

16-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:45 AM

Asia’s markets mostly rose yesterday Wednesday January 15 fter a surprisingly strong batch of retail data out of the United States eased concerns about the [...]
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Japan leads Asian stocks lower after US sell-off

16-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock markets sank Tuesday, led by Japan, as investors took their cues from a big sell-off in the US US stocks had their worst day so far this year, with the major [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks gain on US retail data, yen nurses losses

16-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares made guarded gains on Wednesday as surprising strength in US consumer spending reassured investors the recovery in the world’s largest economy had not been [...]
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Asia shares bounce back, tracking US gains

16-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rose Wednesday, tracking gains in the US that were spurred by stronger-than-expected retail sales. Japan’s Nikkei 225 climbed 1.8 percent to [...]
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Asia Private Equity Weekly News, January 15, 2014

16-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending January 10. JAN. 10 PRIVATE EQUITY firm CVC Capital has agreed to invest over $200 million [...]
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