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Asian markets tumble with Wall St as Fed boss fans rate fears

01-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets sank on Wednesday as an upbeat assessment of the US economy by Federal Reserve boss Jerome Powell fanned new fears of a sharp rise in interest rates. In his [...]
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Asian shares fall after US slide following Fed testimony

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

Asian shares slid in subdued trading Wednesday after the head of the US Federal Reserve said that he’s feeling more optimistic about the economy. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asia builds on global rally as interest rate fears ease

27-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets picked up Monday where they left off last week, with gains across the board as investors tracked a healthy lead from Wall Street. The advances helped take [...]
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Asia Set To Lose 3 Million Bpd Of Oil Production

27-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Oilprice.com | 6:00 AM

Oil production in Southeast Asia and East Asia will decline by 20 percent between 2017 and 2025, according to a new report from Rystad Energy. Natural depletion from mature [...]
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Asian stocks advance after Wall Street rebounds

24-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks advanced Friday after Wall Street rebounded from a two-day losing streak and Japanese inflation edged higher. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index gained [...]
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Asian shares gain on rosy Japan data, bucking Wall St losses

22-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares were higher in Asia on Wednesday, supported by rosy manufacturing data from Japan. The gains came despite losses on Wall Street, where a six-day winning streak was [...]
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Asian markets rise as focus turns to release of Fed minutes

22-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong led Asian markets higher Wednesday as traders brushed off a retreat on Wall Street, with attention turning to the release later in the day of minutes from the [...]
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Asian stocks dip after European surge fades, dollar firm

21-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slipped on Tuesday, their recent recovery stalling after European equities broke a winning streak, while the dollar edged up to pull further away from three-year [...]
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Asian shares mixed ahead of US inflation, Lunar New Year

20-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed Wednesday with investors adopting a wait-and-see stance ahead of Lunar New Year holidays and the release of US inflation data. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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As Treasuries Slip on Rate Fears, Bond Funds Seek Refuge in Asia

20-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Treasuries rout is making emerging Asian bonds look even more attractive. Higher yields, buoyant economies, and a slower pace of rate increases in Asia suggest that [...]
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Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

20-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

World stocks were set for a sixth session of gains on Monday, extending a recovery from a selloff sparked by fears of creeping inflation and higher borrowing costs. Gains [...]
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Oil hits highest in nearly two weeks on Asian equity recovery

20-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Oil prices hit their highest level in nearly two weeks on Monday, lifted by a global equity market recovery and tensions in the Middle East, although concerns of rising US [...]
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Asian markets edge up as investor sentiment calms

20-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets mostly edged up in thin holiday trade on Monday, with Tokyo’s benchmark index surging nearly two percent as investors regained some confidence. A [...]
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Asian markets move higher as investors’ jitters ease

20-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

European shares drifted lower Monday as investors paused for breath following a sizeable rally last week. Despite the move lower, there are few signs of the turmoil that [...]
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World markets advance but trading subdued by holidays

19-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

World stock markets rose Friday amid an improvement in investor sentiment, though trading was subdued in Asia, where many markets were closed for lunar new year holidays. [...]
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