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Asian Futures Rise on S&P 500 Record as Golds Holds Slump

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose, with the regional index heading for the fourth increase in five days, after China reported on industrial profits. Gold slid to a more than 15-week low, [...]
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Asian shares scale one-year highs on brightening US economic prospects

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

Strong economic data in the United States shored up Asian stocks to one-year highs on Wednesday, with another record close for the S&P 500 underpinning risk appetite and [...]
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Asia: Mostly down on lack of catalysts

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:47 AM

Asian markets mostly fell yesterday Tuesday May 27, retreating from the previous day’s gains, but Tokyo bucked the trend as the yen dipped against the dollar. Tokyo [...]
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Asian shares mostly lower on regional tensions

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Bradenton | 6:00 AM

Shares were muted in Asia on Tuesday as tensions flared between China and Vietnam, while hopes for further monetary easing in Europe helped push Japan’s benchmark to [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares waver, euro steady but ECB talk weighs

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

Asian stocks eased slightly in a timid session on Tuesday, while the euro steadied but remained vulnerable after overnight comments from the European Central Bank chief [...]
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Asia: Mostly up after Wall St record Wall St close

27-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:47 AM

Asian markets mostly rose yesterday Monday May 26 following a record close on Wall Street that was fuelled by upbeat United States data, while Tokyo was boosted by a weaker [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares hit 1-year high on Wall St rally, Ukraine vote

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

Asian shares hit one-year high on Monday thanks to a strong session on Wall Street and a decisive win for billionaire Petro Poroshenko in Ukraine’s presidential [...]
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The World Economic Forum on East Asia in Manila

27-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Mirror | 6:00 AM

THE 23rd World Economic Forum on East Asia (WEF-EA) opened last Wednesday with about 600 delegates from 30 nations who gathered in Manila to discuss regional issues, such as [...]
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Asia Stocks Rise on US Economic Optimism

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

Asian stock markets mostly rose Monday on investor optimism about the US economy, hints from China about further stimulus and weakness in the yen. Markets in Asia were [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (26 May 2014)

26-May-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 1:42 PM

News Highlights – Week of 19 – 23 May 2014 Consumer price inflation in Hong Kong, China eased to 3.7% year-on-year (y-o-y) in April from 3.9% in March. The [...]
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Regional treasury centres key driver of yuan adoption in Singapore: Analysts

26-May-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Singapore has been growing as an offshore yuan centre, recently surpassing London to become number two globally, after Hong Kong. In an addenda to President Tony Tan Keng [...]
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World markets gain but Thailand shaken by coup

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

World stock markets were mostly higher Friday after Russia promised to respect election results in Ukraine, suggesting an easing in the region’s crisis. [...]
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Asia: Advances on positive Wall St lead

24-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:54 AM

Asian markets rose for a second straight day yesterday Friday May 23 following a positive lead from Wall Street, but Bangkok retreated after the army announced a coup [...]
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Asian leaders see fitful progress on trade pact

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

Talks on a Pacific Rim trade pact are making progress, Asian leaders say, though the outlook for a deal this year remains uncertain. Singapore’s prime minister, Lee [...]
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TPG closes $3.3 billion Asia fund, taps co-investment deals

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

Global private equity firm TPG Capital Management LP has raised $3.3 billion in a new buyout fund, its sixth for Asia, a senior executive told Reuters, with a reshuffle of [...]
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