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Yen rallies, stocks sink as N Korea fires missile over Japan

30-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The yen rallied on Tuesday and Asian equity markets sank after North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan, ratcheting up geopolitical tensions in the region. The rocket [...]
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Asian shares mixed, US storm sends gasoline futures spiking

29-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed Monday after investors found no surprises from last week’s key meeting of central bankers while gasoline futures spiked after Tropical Storm [...]
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Asian markets mostly higher as Jackson Hole in focus

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly higher on Thursday as investors brushed off worries about the US political uncertainty while waiting for the upcoming speeches by the [...]
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Asia stocks brush off Wall Street slide after Trump’s comments, dollar sulks

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks edged up on Thursday, shaking off the risk aversion that gripped financial markets overnight after US President Donald Trump’s threat to shut down the [...]
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Asia’s Top Stock Market Is Suddenly Drawing a Crowd of Skeptics

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Even as Hong Kong shares are holding on to their eighth straight monthly gain, recent derivatives activity shows investors are getting jittery about Asia’s [...]
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Asian stock markets gain on US tax plan hopes

24-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks mostly rose Wednesday, extending a global equities rally driven by growing optimism over a US tax reform plan and as investors look ahead to a key central [...]
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Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street gains

23-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street gained as investors looked ahead to this week’s gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. [...]
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Asian markets mostly up with eyes on banker summit

23-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets rose on Tuesday ahead of a closely watched meeting of central bankers later in the week, although there remain concerns about Donald Trump’s economic [...]
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Asia shares extend Wall Street sell-off after Spain attack

19-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks followed Wall Street falling sharply lower Friday, compounding a global sell-off after a deadly Barcelona rampage claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group [...]
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Asia fails to build on Wall Street lead as dollar languishes

18-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The dollar slumped Thursday in the wake of dovish Federal Reserve minutes highlighting concern over inflation and crumbling corporate support for US President Donald Trump. [...]
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Asian shares mixed after US indexes take small losses

17-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Wednesday after US indexes took small losses as Washington and North Korea indicated their willingness to reduce nuclear tensions. KEEPING [...]
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Asia stocks extend rally as dollar recovers

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

Asian equities extended a relief rally into a second day Tuesday as traders were emboldened by an ebbing risk of clashes between the United States and North Korea, with safe [...]
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Asian stocks rise after Koreas, US make diplomatic overtures

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

Asian shares rose Tuesday as both Koreas and the US appeared to indicate a willingness to defuse the crisis over North Korea’s nuclear programme. A rally on Wall [...]
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HSBC Hires Goldman Veterans for Asia Equities

16-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

HSBC Holdings Plc has hired three executives from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. as it seeks to bolster its equities business in the Asia-Pacific region, people familiar with the [...]
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Asian markets mostly higher as N Korea rhetoric settles down

15-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Stock markets across Asia were higher on Monday following last week’s pullback, as senior US officials over the weekend sought to play down risks of a military conflict [...]
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