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Asian shares, US futures sink as virus crisis deepens

24-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

US futures dropped more than 4 percent and Australia’s share benchmark initially plunged 8.5 percent as work on more stimulus for the US economy hit snags in the US [...] » More

As Wall Street empties, Asia’s bankers slowly head to work

24-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

Simon Kavanagh never thought he’d be so happy to go to work. The investment banker rode the elevator to the 20th floor of his office on Queen’s Road Central in [...] » More

Asian markets sink as pandemic deaths soar

24-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets were mostly in the red in early trade Monday despite massive economic stimulus efforts worldwide, with investors spooked by the relentless march of the [...] » More

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street advance on aid hopes

21-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian stock markets rose Friday after Wall Street gained on hopes government and central bank action can shield the world economy from a looming recession caused by the [...] » More

HK sees biggest gain since 2011 as Asia-Pacific markets rally on global stimulus packages to battle coronavirus

21-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s benchmark jumped by the most in almost a decade as it led a broad rally in Asia-Pacific markets, as sentiment improved on steps by global central banks and [...] » More

ECB brings 750 bn euro bazooka to virus fightback

20-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The European Central Bank on Wednesday unexpectedly said it would spend 750 billion euros on “emergency” bond purchases, as it joined other central banks in [...] » More

Asia stocks dive, dollar soars as ECB bazooka fails to ease fears

20-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian equities sank again Thursday while the dollar surged as a European Central Bank plan to spend more than $800 billion to buy bonds failed to instil optimism in traders [...] » More

Dollar surges, stocks fall as ECB fails to stop panic

20-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The dollar surged, bonds plunged and global markets struggled to find their footing on Thursday as the European Central Bank’s latest promise of stimulus provided only [...] » More

Most markets decline in Asia-Pacific as continuing US rout deepens pessimism about global recession

20-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Stocks in Asia continued to drop Thursday, as pessimism about global growth put investors on edge following another bloodbath in US equities. While the European Union and the [...] » More

Asian FX sentiment worsens as recession fears grip markets: Reuters poll

20-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Investors took short positions on all Asian currencies for the first time in more than a year, a Reuters poll showed, as an easing bias by most regional central banks and [...] » More

Asian markets tumble as early stimulus rally fizzles

19-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets plunged Wednesday, reversing an early rally fuelled by global stimulus pledges, including a more than $1 trillion package flagged by the United States. With [...] » More

Asian stocks rise, backslide after Trump promises virus aid

19-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Major Asian stock markets fell back after early gains on Wednesday after Wall Street jumped on President Donald Trump’s promise of aid to get the US economy through the [...] » More

Perenti suspends evaluation of Downer Mining

19-Mar-2020 Intellasia | FTI Consulting, Strategic Communications Perth | 6:02 AM

Perenti (ASX: PRN) advises it has suspended participation in the sale process conducted by Downer EDI Limited (ASX: DOW) for its mining services division (“Downer [...] » More

Massive stimulus pledges give traders some respite from virus woe

19-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets plunged Wednesday, reversing an early rally fuelled by global stimulus pledges, including a more than $1 trillion package flagged by the United States. With [...] » More

Asia markets still have the jitters over possible global recession due to chaos by coronavirus

18-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Asia-Pacific markets had the jitters Tuesday, after the biggest sell-off ever of US equities overnight and the assessment by President Donald Trump that the world’s [...] » More