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Asian Stocks Drop as Ringgit, Nickel Climb; Wheat Slides

20-May-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell, with the regional index slipping a second trading day, while Malaysia’s ringgit strengthened after the economy grew faster than economists estimated. [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (19 May 2014)

19-May-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 12:34 PM

News Highlights – Week of 12 – 16 May 2014 Real gross domestic product (GDP) growth in Japan accelerated to 1.5% quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) in 1Q14, up from 0.1% [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares rise after early declines on growth worries

19-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Global equity markets turned higher in a late-day rebound on Friday after being down most of the session on concerns about economic growth, while government debt prices fell [...]
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Asia: Mixed after another Wall St sell-off

17-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:26 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Friday May 16 following another sell-off on Wall Street and worse-than-expected eurozone data while Mumbai hit a record high as [...]
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Stronger yen hits Japan shares, lower yields pressure dollar

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

Asian shares came under pressure on Friday, with Japanese stocks skidding as the yen rose against the dollar, which has struggled in recent days as US Treasury yields fell. A [...]
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Asia: Marts mixed on negative Wall St lead

16-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:40 AM

Asian stocks were mixed yesterday Thursday May 15, with a stronger yen and a slump in Sony shares pushing Tokyo’s Nikkei lower despite data showing the Japanese economy [...]
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Asian shares tread water, bonds supported

16-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares recouped early losses on Thursday but held below the previous session’s one-month highs, while expectations of credit easing by the European Central Bank [...]
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Asia : Marts mixed after another Wall St record

15-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 10:33 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Wednesday May 14, with another record-breaking close on Wall Street offset by profit-taking after the previous day’s healthy gains. [...]
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Citigroup Asia Pacific executive Faruqui leaves for ANZ

15-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Farhan Faruqui, one of Citigroup Inc’s highest-ranking bankers in Asia, is leaving the company to work for rival Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd, according [...]
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Asian stocks gain after S&P 500 breaks 1,900 mark

15-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares moved higher Wednesday after the S&P 500 hit a record high, but Japan’s benchmark fell as investors locked in profits from recent gains. The Nikkei 225 [...]
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World stocks rise after new Wall Street highs

15-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

World stock markets rose Tuesday after Wall Street indexes hit record highs, with Japan’s Nikkei 225 leading gains as the yen weakened. The Nikkei rose 2 percent, [...]
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Asia : Marts higher on record Wall St gains

14-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:46 AM

Asian markets mostly rose yesterday Tuesday May 13 following another record close on Wall Street, with Japan’s Nikkei lifted by a weaker yen and Indian shares surging [...]
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Asian Shares: Indian Stocks Hit New High on Election Hopes

14-May-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Indian stocks hit a new high Tuesday as exit polls fueled expectations a pro-business government will be elected, while Japanese stocks jumped as positive sentiment in global [...]
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Asia sidesteps Ukraine woes, vote hopes spur Indian stocks

14-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares and the dollar rose on Tuesday as tensions in Ukraine were eclipsed by a strong performance on Wall Street, with Indian equities rallying on hopes an election [...]
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Asia : Markets close mixed to higher

13-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:59 AM

Asian stocks closed mixed to higher yesterday Monday May 12, despite fears the Ukraine crisis could intensify, as Chinese markets ended sharply up on hopes for market [...]
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