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Asian investors bide their time as they weigh trade prospects

Asian investors bide their time as they weigh trade prospects

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian investors moved cautiously on Wednesday as optimism over the China-US trade talks was offset by profit-taking after a recent rally. Another record close on Wall Street [...]
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Asia stocks mixed on possible US-China trade snag

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Wednesday after investors were rattled by a possible snag in a US-Chinese trade truce following reports Beijing wants Washington to lift [...]
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Asian markets advance following record Dow close

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 8:05 AM

Asian shares have advanced after the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other benchmarks closed at record highs. Upbeat comments by US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross about [...]
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Asian markets mixed as traders await news on China-US talks

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 8:05 AM

Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as investors took a step back after recent rallies, awaiting the next developments in the China-US trade talks. Wall Street provided a [...]
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Asian markets follow Wall Street rise on US jobs data

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher Monday after unexpectedly strong US jobs data helped to soothe worries American factory activity was weaker than forecast. [...]
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Asian markets rally on strong US jobs data, trade optimism

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A man went on a knife rampage in Hong Kong leaving at least five people wounded, including a local pro-democracy politician who had his ear bitten off, capping another [...]
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Asian markets mostly but trade concerns cast shadow

02-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Most Asian markets rose on Friday as traders overcame early jitters about the China-US trade talks that were fuelled by a report saying Beijing officials had raised doubts [...]
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Asian shares mixed on new US-China trade jitters

02-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares were mixed on Friday after investors were spooked by a report that cast doubt on the prospects of a long-term U.S-China trade deal. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng [...]
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Asia markets mixed as Fed cuts rates, suggests no more are likely

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Most Asian markets were mixed Thursday after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates again and data showed the US economy remained “resilient”, though gains were [...]
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Asian markets follow Wall Street higher after Fed rate cut

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Most Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher Thursday after the Federal Reserve cut a key US interest rate. Tokyo, Hong Kong and Seoul advanced. Shanghai retreated [...]
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Asian markets mostly down as focus turns to Fed meeting

31-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets slipped Wednesday as traders play a wait-and-see game ahead of the Federal Reserve’s latest policy decision, with expectations of another interest rate [...]
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Asian shares mixed after S&P 500 hits all-time high

30-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares were mixed in Asia and Chinese benchmarks fell Tuesday after the S&P 500 index closed at an all-time high. The rally Monday came at the beginning of a busy week of [...]
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Most Asian markets extend gains on trade, rates, earnings hope

30-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday, taking up the baton after a record close on Wall Street, with investors filled with a renewed sense of hope over China-US talks, while the [...]
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Asian markets boosted by trade deal optimism

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets rallied Monday after China and the US said they were close to agreeing a mini trade deal, but the pound was struggling on fresh Brexit uncertainty while EU [...]
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Asian stocks rise as China-US trade, Brexit fears recede

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AF | 6:02 AM

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher Monday as investors looked ahead to a crowded week of corporate earnings, a possible US interest rate cut and other [...]
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