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Asian markets tumble again after virus sparks Wall St collapse

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

Asian markets fluctuated Tuesday after Wall Street suffered its worst day in more than three decades with coronavirus panic sweeping the planet, though European equities [...] » More

Asian stock markets, US futures fall after Fed rate cut

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

Asian stock markets and US futures fell Monday after the Federal Reserve slashed its key interest rate to shore up economic growth in the face of mounting global anti-virus [...] » More

Fed takes emergency steps to slash rates and ease bank rules

16-Mar-2020 Intellasia | | 10:06 AM

The Federal Reserve took massive emergency action Sunday to help the economy withstand the coronavirus by slashing its benchmark interest rate to near zero and saying it [...] » More

Stock futures sink after rate cut, new virus restrictions

Stock futures sink after rate cut, new virus restrictions

16-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AP | 9:57 AM

U.S. stock futures fell sharply after the Federal Reserve slashed interest rates and more companies and governments took action over the weekend to shut down European and [...] » More

World markets plunge deepens as virus panic worsens

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

Asia’s stock markets crashed on Friday as panic gripping world financial markets deepened, and even haven assets such as gold and bonds were ditched to cover losses in [...] » More

Asia markets staunch bloodbath morning losses over coronavirus worries but Hang Seng still on track to enter bear market

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

Asia stock markets continued their wild swings on Friday the 13th, as Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng Index tumbled into a bear market amid ongoing uncertainty about [...] » More

Asian stocks nosedive, extending global rout on recession fears

13-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 9:59 AM

Asian markets opened in freefall on Friday, extending a global rout that saw bourses experience their worst day in decades on fears of a recession caused by the coronavirus [...] » More

Dow tumbles into bear market as coronavirus fears intensify

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

Stocks careened lower Wednesday, with the Dow Jones industrials sinking more than 1,400 points, as investors became more fearful that the Trump administration and other [...] » More

Asia stocks extend global rout on coronavirus fears

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

Stocks in Asia sank at the open on Thursday, extending a global rout as fears intensify over the spread of the new coronavirus, now dubbed a pandemic by the World Health [...] » More

Asian shares sink after Dow hits bear level on pandemic news

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

Global shares plunged Thursday after the World Health Organization declared a coronavirus pandemic and indexes sank on Wall Street. France’s CAC 40 slipped 6.6 percent [...] » More

Asia stocks sink after US bans Europe travel on virus

12-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 9:45 AM

Stock markets tumbled Thursday after US President Donald Trump announced a 30-day ban on travel to the United States from Europe over the coronavirus. Asian markets were [...] » More

Asian shares decline despite hopes for economic relief

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

Stocks dropped in Asia on Wednesday despite gains on Wall Street on hopes the Trump administration will act to cushion the economic pain of the virus outbreak. Japan’s [...] » More

Asian markets lose early puff as virus uncertainty casts a pall

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

A rally in equities and oil ran out of steam Wednesday as the deadly coronavirus outbreak continues its rapid global spread and investors nervously await a US relief plan. [...] » More

Asian stocks struggle to find traction while Dow futures jump 500 points

11-Mar-2020 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Markets in Asia Pacific began to recover Tuesday, and US stock futures jumped more than 800 points a day after novel coronavirus fears and an oil price war sparked a [...] » More

Barminco set for Canada debut with Hemlo contract

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

Perenti (ASX: PRN) is pleased to announce its subsidiary, leading hard-rock underground miner Barminco, has received a letter of intent from Barrick to provide underground [...] » More