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Stung by compliance costs, Asia banks urge watchdogs to approve more fintech

08-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Regulators need to do more to allow new technologies that could help in the fight against money laundering, as financial institutions are struggling with ever-growing [...]
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Asian stocks gain after Wall Street rise ahead of G7 meeting

07-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 8:12 AM

Global stocks markets followed Wall Street higher Wednesday ahead of a meeting of major industrialised economies overshadowed by tension over US steel tariffs. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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World Shares Gain After Strong US Jobs Data

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian and European shares rose Monday after last week’s upbeat US jobs report, despite the impasse between Beijing and Washington over trade. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian investors extend global rally after healthy US jobs report

05-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets rallied Monday following a forecast-busting US jobs report that reaffirmed the world’s top economy is improving, while investors were also cheered by the [...]
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Asian markets fluctuate as US tariffs spark fresh trade war fears

02-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian investors shifted uneasily on Friday as fears of a trade war blasted back to the fore after Donald Trump imposed stiff tariffs on European, Mexican and Canadian steel [...]
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Asian shares track Wall Street rebound, as Italy fears fade

01-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

In Europe, France’s CAC 40 climbed 0.4 percent to 5,446.54 while the FTSE 100 index gained 0.2 percent to 7,708.06. The DAX in Germany dropped 0.2 percent to 12,754. [...]
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European stocks recover in cautious trade

31-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

European stock markets largely recovered Wednesday following the previous session’s sharp losses that were triggered by political turmoil in Italy. The euro pulled back [...]
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European shares mixed after downbeat day in Asia

31-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

European shares were mixed Wednesday following a downbeat day in Asia, as markets were rattled by Italy’s political turmoil and renewed trade friction between the US [...]
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Stocks recover their poise as Italy concerns abate

31-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Stock markets recovered their poise Wednesday amid hopes for a resolution in Italy’s political turmoil that may put a halt to talk of another election this year. [...]
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Shares fall in Europe, Asia as Italy crisis lingers

30-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Worries that Europe’s debt crisis is about to flare up again in the wake of political uncertainty in Italy weighed heavily on stock markets on Tuesday and sent the euro [...]
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Major markets in Asia close lower amid dampened sentiment

30-May-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Major markets in Asia closed lower on Tuesday, with Italian politics and the slide in oil prices in the spotlight. Japan’s Nikkei 225 declined 0.55 percent, or 122.66 [...]
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Asian shares advance as markets mull N Korea, Italy, oil

29-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

European stock markets slipped Monday after small gains in Asia as investors digested the latest developments in North Korean diplomacy and Italian domestic politics. Crude [...]
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Asian stocks hit as Trump drops Kim summit but losses tempered

26-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly fell on Friday as Donald Trump shocked the world by pulling out of next month’s historic summit with Kim Jong Un, though analysts said the losses [...]
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Asian shares lower as canceled NKorea summit ups uncertainty

26-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock indexes were mostly lower Friday as investors factored in fresh geopolitical uncertainty following the abrupt cancellation of a meeting between the US and North [...]
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Asian investors shift cautiously, autos hit by US tariff threat

25-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Thursday but traders remain concerned about the China-US trade deal and Donald Trump’s summit with Kim Jong Un, while automakers were hit by [...]
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