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Rich Asians face billions in losses on structured notes

11-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

A popular investment among Asia’s wealthy in the years of rock-bottom interest rates has been upended in the recent market rout, leaving investors facing losses [...]
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Asia-Pacific stocks end mixed in cautious trading as jittery investors weigh coronavirus damage

11-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Asia stocks including in Shanghai were slightly down in cautious trading Friday, as jittery investors weighed the latest death tolls and economic wreckage of the coronavirus. [...]
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Asian markets rise after Fed stimulus boosts Wall St

11-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Friday after the latest US coronavirus stimulus measures boosted Wall Street overnight. In its latest attempt to ease the [...]
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Asia-Pacific stocks mostly gain as coronavirus curve is called the new risk barometer for investors

10-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong stocks gained Thursday as did most of the rest of Asia-Pacific markets, betting that global efforts to contain the coronavirus pandemic are paying off and the [...]
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Asian equities mostly rise as dealers eye slowing infection rate

10-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets were mostly in positive territory Thursday following another strong day for Wall Street as traders buy into optimism that the coronavirus crisis could be [...]
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Asian markets mostly down as traders fret over virus

09-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Most Asian equities retreated Wednesday after a two-day rally as investors closely track developments in the coronavirus crisis, while the oil market continued to fluctuate [...]
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Asia-Pacific stock trading cautious as coronavirus worries dampen sentiment

09-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Asia-Pacific markets were mixed in cautious trading Wednesday, after the daily coronavirus death tolls in the US and UK reached their highest level and late-day jitters took [...]
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Asian shares mostly lower, Japan gains on upbeat data

09-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Japan’s benchmark advanced but other Asian shares fell Wednesday amid uncertainty over the coronavirus outbreak, which continues to claim more lives around the world. [...]
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Coronavirus: Asian multilateral bank lends $355 million to Chinese public health projects

08-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has extended $355 million in emergency financing to the Chinese cities of Beijing and Chongqing to upgrade their public health [...]
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Asia-Pacific stocks extend gains as investors see progress in world’s war to defeat the coronavirus

08-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Asia stocks extended gains Tuesday after US equities surged amid continued signs lockdowns in the US and other hotspot countries may be working against the coronavirus. The [...]
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Asia markets extend gains on glimmers of hope in virus fight

08-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Equities rose again Tuesday as investors seized on signs of a slowdown in the spread of the coronavirus in key hotspots and some governments began making plans to ease [...]
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Asian markets boosted by hopes on virus but oil dips

07-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets rose Monday as some of the world’s worst-hit countries reported falling death rates, providing some much-needed hope in the battle against the [...]
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Asian markets lifted by hopes on virus but oil in retreat

07-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets rose Monday as some of the world’s worst-hit countries reported falling death rates, providing some much-needed hope in the battle against the [...]
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Shares rebound on signs of progress in battling virus

07-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares and US futures rebounded on Monday as investors grasped at threads of hope that the battle against the coronavirus pandemic may be making some progress in some [...]
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COVID-19 Report: Economic impact of coronavirus becoming evident in Southeast Asia

07-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:02 AM

The economic impact of the coronavirus is becoming evident in Southeast Asia with thousands of people in Indonesia driven out of jobs and a third round of financial aid [...]
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