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Asian traders sit pat, with eyes on passage of US tax cuts

21-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly fell on Wednesday as investors took a breather following recent gains, while US senators voted for a controversial tax overhaul which traders expect to [...]
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Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street gains on tax cut hopes

20-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 7:35 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Tuesday after Wall Street gained on growing investor certainty US lawmakers will approve tax changes. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite [...]
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Most Asia markets extend gains after tax-fuelled Wall St records

20-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 7:34 AM

Most Asian markets extended their winning streak Tuesday, taking a lead from fresh records on Wall Street where a long-awaited tax-cut bill is expected to be passed by US [...]
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Asian markets mostly higher on upbeat Japan trade data

19-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Wall Street capped last week with broad gains with the Dow Jones industrial average, Standard &Poor’s 500 index and Nasdaq closing at record highs as investors [...]
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Asian shares edge up, on track for weekly gain

16-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares edged higher on Friday, on track for weekly gains, though sentiment was kept in check by Wall Street’s weakness on concerns about the progress of US tax [...]
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Asian stocks mostly lower as US tax bill uncertainty weighs

16-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly lower Friday as uncertainty about the progress of a sweeping US tax revamp outweighed an optimistic Japanese economic survey. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian markets slip with Wall Street as tax reform fears bite

16-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly fell on Friday following a sell-off on Wall Street as traders fear US lawmakers will fail to pass much-vaunted tax cuts. Tokyo’s Nikkei was among [...]
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Asian shares mixed as Fed hike gives investors few surprises

15-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday after the Fed raised rates again, meeting investor expectations but providing few surprises. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei [...]
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Asian investors embrace bitcoin, but regulators are wary

14-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The weekend launch of a US futures contract for bitcoin reflects widespread acceptance of the virtual currency, especially among investors in Asia, though regulators are [...]
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Asian investors embrace bitcoin, but regulators are wary

13-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The weekend launch of a US futures contract for bitcoin reflects widespread acceptance of the virtual currency, especially among investors in Asia, though regulators are [...]
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Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report

12-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

https://sg.Share prices were higher in Asia on Monday, lifted by encouraging employment data from the US that took the Standard & Poor’s 500 index to its third [...]
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Asian traders extend global rally after US jobs data, eyes on Fed

12-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets rose Monday, tracking fresh records on Wall Street following forecast-busting US jobs data, as investors eyed the Federal Reserve’s latest policy [...]
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How asset managers like FinEx Asia are using AI to disrupt traditional bank lending

12-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Banking disintermediation essentially, taking out the middle man has taken a new twist. While in recent years peer-to-peer (P2P) lending has become the poster-child for [...]
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HSBC beefs up Asia research team with 15 new hires in China

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

HSBC said on Friday that it had expanded its Asian research team by hiring 15 analysts following the launch of HSBC Qianhai Securities, the first Chinese securities joint [...]
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Asian shares rise on Wall Street gains, upbeat Japan data

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian share indexes advanced Friday, guided by Wall Street gains and healthy quarterly economic data from Japan. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose [...]
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