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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hover at 3-yr high, US jobs data enthral

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

Asian stocks hovered at a three-year high and the dollar rose early on Thursday after robust jobs data fuelled hopes that the US nonfarm payrolls report would point to [...]
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Most Asian Futures Rise Before Payrolls as Copper Slips

04-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Week | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks dropped, with the regional index retreating from a six-year high, as the dollar maintained gains versus major peers before the US payrolls report and a review of [...]
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Asian stocks tread water ahead of US jobs data

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

Asian stocks lingered near three-year highs on Thursday as investors waited for the US nonfarm payrolls report to see if the economy is gaining momentum. Spreadbetters saw a [...]
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Rich Asians buy into upwardly mobile Manila’s luxury condominiums

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

(This July 2 story was refiled to correct Ayala Land official’s surname in paragraph 19) Sweating under their hard hats, renowned Polish architect David Libeskind and [...]
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Asia: Marts climb after record Wall St close

03-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:35 AM

Asian markets advanced yesterday Wednesday July 02, taking a strong lead from a record close on Wall Street, while a weaker yen helped Tokyo add to the previous day’s [...]
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Asia: Mixed despite positive Wall St lead

02-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:42 AM

Asia’s markets were mixed yesterday Monday June 30 despite a positive lead from Wall Street, as traders await the release of key economic data this week including figures [...]
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Nikkei rises to 1-week high as good China PMI offsets weak tankan

02-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Japan’s Nikkei share average rose to a one-week high on Tuesday as upbeat China factory reports offset some weak spots in the Bank of Japan tankan survey. The Nikkei [...]
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Asian shares stay near highs, dollar hobbled by Fed

02-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares held near three-year highs on Tuesday on upbeat Chinese manufacturing data and expectations that US monetary policy will stay loose for some time, while the [...]
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Asian manufacturing picks up, exports still subdued

02-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Manufacturing activity in Asia’s industrial powerhouses China and Japan gained pace in June, fueled mainly by improving demand at home, but a long-awaited bounce in [...]
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Asia: Mixed despite positive Wall St lead

01-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:40 AM

Asia’s markets were mixed yesterday Monday June 30 despite a positive lead from Wall Street, as traders await the release of key economic data this week including figures [...]
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Asia M&A hits record on surge in Australia, China tech deals

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

Asia-Pacific takeover volumes hit a record in the first half of 2014, driven by a surge in dealmaking in Australia and bankers expect the buying spree from China’s [...]
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Asia stocks mostly higher before global data test

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

Asian share markets edged cautiously higher on Monday while the dollar stayed under pressure ahead of packed week of economic data that will test investor hopes for a pick-up [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (30 June 2014)

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 5:20 PM

News Highlights – Week of 23 – 27 June 2014 Consumer prices in Hong Kong, China rose 3.7% year-on-year (y-o-y) in May, the same rate of increase as in April. [...]
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Asia: Shares sink after losses on Wall St

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:40 AM

Asian markets were mostly lower yesterday Friday June 27 following losses on Wall Street fuelled by anaemic United States consumer spending. Investors were taking a breather [...]
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Asian shares slip, global bond yields down on growth concerns

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly in the red on Friday, weighed down by a weak performance on Wall Street and doubts about the strength of the US economy, which pushed bonds higher. [...]
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