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The Limbo of Asian Markets

14-Feb-2014 Intellasia | NY Time | 6:00 AM

The docks at big Indonesian ports like this one are quieter these days, as China’s demand for raw materials has begun to cool. But drive an hour inland and the [...] » More

Nikkei leads fall in mostly weak Asian markets

14-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly lower Thursday, led by a fall in Tokyo after Wall Street ended lower for the first time this week. The region’s performance showed that [...] » More

Asia Roundup: Markets rise on Yellen remarks

13-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:45 AM

Asian markets climbed yesterday Wednesday February 12 after the new United States Federal Reserve chief said she will stick with its stimulus policy, while lawmakers agreed [...] » More

Asian stocks jump on Yellen easy-money remarks

13-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks jumped Wednesday after Wall Street was buoyed by the new head of the US Federal Reserve vowing a continuation of low interest rates. Stronger Chinese trade [...] » More

Asia Roundup: Higher ahead of Yellen’s testimony

12-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:54 AM

Asia’s markets edged up yesterday Tuesday February 11 with investors sitting on the sidelines as they await the first testimony by the Federal Reserve’s new head [...] » More

Asia stocks higher ahead of Yellen testimony

12-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were higher Tuesday as investors waited for the new Federal Reserve chief’s testimony to Congress, which might give clues to how quickly the US central [...] » More

Asian Morning Briefing: US Stocks Inch Up

12-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

SNAPSHOT A day ahead of Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s first congressional testimony, and with no key economic data to influence market direction, US stocks [...] » More

Asia Roundup: Mostly up after Wall Street rally

11-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:45 AM

Asia’s markets rose yesterday Moday February 10, taking their lead from a strong rally on Wall Street as investors brushed aside below-forecast United States jobs data, [...] » More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares mostly higher, plenty of risk ahead

11-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets made guarded gains on Monday, encouraged that Wall Street was able to weather a seemingly disappointing US jobs report, though there was more than enough [...] » More

21 startups in Asia that caught our eye

11-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us or tell us about your [...] » More

Staff picks: 9 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

11-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

This week, 14 of our bloggers select these 9 articles and explain what’s significant. Let’s jump right in… Phoebe’s Pick: LinkedIn acquires US and [...] » More

Asia shares creep higher, plenty of risk ahead

11-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian markets made guarded gains on Monday, encouraged that Wall Street was able to weather a seemingly disappointing US jobs report, though there is more than enough event [...] » More

Asia Private Equity Weekly News, February 10, 2014

11-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending February 7. FEBRUARY 7 PRIVATE EQUITY-backed China car dealerships are targeting Hong Kong [...] » More

Emerging markets output growth slows to 4-month low in January: HSBC

11-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Business activity across emerging markets expanded in January at the slowest pace in four months, dragged down by sluggish services sectors in the BRIC quartet of big [...] » More

Ex-Goldman, Noble top traders to set up Asia hedge fund -source

11-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Two former top traders at Goldman Sachs and Noble Group are planning to form a hedge fund in Asia, a source with knowledge of the matter said, in another high profile launch [...] » More