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Asian markets on course to end week on positive note

13-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian equities mostly rose in early trade Friday but gains were slight as investors applied the brakes after recent advances, with debate now focusing on the depth of an [...]
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Asian markets extend gains as Fed hopes linger

13-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian equities rose Friday, building on optimism fuelled by expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate cut, with debate now focusing on how far the central bank will go. [...]
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Asian shares advance after Fed signals US rate cut likely

12-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares rose Thursday in Asia, tracking gains on Wall Street after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell suggested the US central bank is ready to cut interest rates for the [...]
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Asian markets rise as Fed boss takes centre stage

11-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Wednesday after two days of losses with investors focusing on congressional testimony by Federal Reserve boss Jerome Powell. Fed officials have [...]
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Global shares mostly retreat ahead of Fed statement

10-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Global stock markets were mostly lower Tuesday as investors looked for signs of how far the US Federal Reserve might cut interest rates after upbeat economic data in recent [...]
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Most Asian markets in retreat as eyes turn to Federal Reserve

10-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

European stock markets retreated on Tuesday, with the biggest declines in share prices seen in Frankfurt following a profit-warning from German chemicals giant BASF. Asian [...]
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Asian markets hit as US jobs data dent hopes for big rate cut

09-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets retreated Monday and the dollar held gains after a blockbuster US jobs report dashed hopes that the Federal Reserve would slash interest rates this month. [...]
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Deutsche Bank axes whole teams in Asia-Pacific as 18,000 global job cuts begin

09-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Deutsche Bank AG eliminated whole teams at its Asian operations on Monday, as the German lender began axing 18,000 jobs globally in one of the biggest overhauls at an [...]
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Asian stocks sink after US jobs data hurt hopes of rate cut

09-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian stocks tumbled Monday after unexpectedly strong US employment data tempered hopes the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo, South [...]
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Asia fuel oil premiums surge to record as global sulphur shift looms

06-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

* Premiums rise amid record market backwardation * Companies trying to cut HSFO stockpiles ahead of ship fuel change in 2020 * Market tightness to remain until end of year [...]
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Asian markets down as dealers bide time ahead of jobs report

06-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets fluctuated Friday as investors steeled themselves for the release of a crucial US jobs report that could have a major bearing on the size of an expected Federal [...]
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Asian stocks fall ahead of monthly employment data in US

06-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian stocks fell Friday as investors waited for American employment data and details of US-Chinese trade talks. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong fell while [...]
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Asian markets mostly up after Wall St record, focus on US jobs

05-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Thursday, tracking a record performance on Wall Street, as investors turned their focus to the upcoming release of US jobs data while hoping for a [...]
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Asian shares mixed after US benchmarks hit record highs

05-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares were mixed in Asia on Thursday after major US indexes hit fresh record highs, buoyed by the easing of trade tensions between the US and China. The detente reached by [...]
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Asian shares mostly lower after fresh S&P 500 record high

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday as the euphoria from President Donald Trump’s truce with China’s Xi Jinping on trade faded. The retreat followed yet [...]
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