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Asian Nations Swimming in Debt at Risk From Fed Rate Hikes

12-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Twenty years after the Asian financial crisis and a decade since the global credit crunch, the region is swimming in debt. The debt binge is spread across companies, banks, [...]
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Asia’s Big Private Banks Boost Assets Under Management to Record

12-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asia’s biggest private banks boosted their assets under management to a record last year, rebounding from a 2015 contraction, amid acquisitions that swelled some [...]
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Asian stocks set for a rough ride as geopolitical risks rise

11-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks started the week on a cautious footing on Monday as increased geopolitical risks prompted investors to favour safe-haven bets such as government debt while the [...]
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Asian shares mixed as attacks in Egypt add to uncertainties

11-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were wavering Monday after attacks by suicide bombers on churches in Egypt added to uncertainties in the Middle East. News that China’s top anti-corruption [...]
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Asian stocks struggle, dollar shines as geopolitical risks grow

11-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slipped on Monday as increased geopolitical risks prompted investors to favour safe-haven bets such as government debt while the dollar drew support from Federal [...]
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Asian traders tread uneasily as Syria strike fuels tensions

11-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian investors moved cautiously Monday as last week’s US missile strikes on a Syrian airfield fuelled geopolitical tensions and led to sabre-rattling between [...]
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Asian markets on edge as US strikes Syria amid Xi summit

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Wral | 6:00 AM

Asian stock indexes were mixed Friday after the US fired missiles at Syria during President Donald Trump’s first meeting with China’s president, leaving investors [...]
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Asian markets sink after US launches Syria strikes

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell while safe havens rallied Friday after the US launched missile strikes on Syria, fanning geopolitical concerns and raising the prospect of frictions with [...]
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Developing Asia to fuel global growth but risks ahead: ADB

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Developing Asian countries will drive the world economy in the next two years, the Asian Development Bank said Thursday, but it warned of uncertainties from the United States [...]
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Asian markets sink with Wall St after Fed minutes

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets turned lower Thursday, tracking a sell-off on Wall Street as investors were spooked by Federal Reserve minutes showing it is mulling a plan to tighten monetary [...]
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Asian stocks mostly lower as region awaits Trump-Xi meeting

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly lower Thursday, as the region nervously watched for market-moving news from the first meeting between the US and Chinese leaders. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian stocks slip, investors on knife edge for Trump-Xi meeting

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Stocks slipped and bonds rose in Asia on Thursday, with risk appetite soured by signs the Federal Reserve might start paring its king-sized asset holdings later this year [...]
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Asian shares mixed ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares wavered Tuesday in Asia as regional markets appeared to shrug off the latest North Korean missile test. But trading was light ahead of US data releases and meetings [...]
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Asian markets cautiously higher ahead of Xi-Trump summit

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia’s markets edged tentatively higher Wednesday as investors sit tight ahead of a summit between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Donald Trump this week. The two-day [...]
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China holds up Asia stocks; oil gains on North Sea outage

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks edged up on Wednesday, helped by a bounce in Chinese shares, though investors held off from making big bets before a highly-anticipated summit between US [...]
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