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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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Asia markets higher as volatility fears ease

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

Asian stock markets edged higher on Friday in thin holiday trade, led by gains in Tokyo, as volatility eased after last week’s rollercoaster ride in the markets. Tokyo [...]
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Global shares mostly higher ahead of US inflation data

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

Global stocks turned higher Wednesday as investors awaited the release of US inflation data. Trading was winding down in China ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays. KEEPING [...]
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Asian stocks pull further off two-month lows as Wall Street bounces

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

Traders betting on the Goldilocks scenario of a not-too-hot, not-too-cold global economy came up against market bears again on Tuesday, with little sign yet of a winner [...]
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Asian stocks off two-month lows as Wall Street extends rebound

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

Asian stocks pulled further away from two-month lows on Tuesday, lifted by Wall Street’s extended rebound from last week’s steep fall. MSCI’s broadest index [...]
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Asian markets mostly up but investors remain wary

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

Asian markets mostly rose on Tuesday (February 13), tracking another rally in New York after last week’s battering, but early gains were tempered and Tokyo ended down [...]
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Asian markets uneasy as longer US debt yields verge on 3pct

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

If this week’s selloff in global equity markets is any guide, then Asia’s frothy debt and stock markets have reason to be on edge over the steady rise in [...]
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Asian shares mixed in skittish trading after Wall St decline

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

Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday with some benchmarks erasing early morning gains. Investors remained skittish after this week’s financial turmoil and overnight [...]
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Asian traders battle to recover as volatility hits world markets

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

Most Asian markets on Thursday struggled to get a firm footing after February’s volatile start with traders spooked by heavy selling and warnings of more upheaval to [...]
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Asian shares mixed in skittish trading after Wall St decline

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

Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday with some benchmarks erasing early morning gains. Investors remained skittish after this week’s financial turmoil and overnight [...]
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Asian traders battle to recover as volatility hits world markets

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

Most Asian markets on Thursday struggled to get a firm footing after February’s volatile start with traders spooked by heavy selling and warnings of more upheaval to [...]
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Asian markets bounce back from ‘sell-off we had to have’

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

Tokyo and Hong Kong led a rebound across Asian markets on Wednesday as investor confidence returned after the previous day’s battering, with Wall Street providing a [...]
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