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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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Taming of Asia’s Most Volatile Currencies Is Creating New Danger

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

Policy makers in Indonesia and Malaysia have been so successful in quashing currency volatility that this is breeding a new danger: complacency. Traders are being deprived of [...]
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Asian shares mixed after Japan GDP beats expectations as investors await China data

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

The Nikkei 225 was down more than 1 percent despite second-quarter Japan GDP surprising to the upside as investors in Asia geared up for the release of a barrage of China [...]
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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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Most Asian indexes gain after Japan GDP beats expectations; China data disappoints

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

The Nikkei 225 fell nearly 1 percent despite second-quarter Japan GDP surprising to the upside as investors in Asia digested the release of a barrage of China data on Monday. [...]
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Asia stocks, dollar extend slide as US, North Korea tensions intensify

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

Asian stocks slumped on Friday as tensions ramped up between the US and North Korea, sending investors into less risky assets such as gold, the yen and US government bonds. [...]
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Global stocks, dollar extend slide as US, North Korea tensions intensify

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

Asian equity markets extended a global slide on Friday as tensions ramped up between the United States and North Korea, sending investors fleeing to less risky assets such [...]
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