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Asia Stocks to Fall as Dovish Fed Minutes Spur Yen: Markets Wrap

24-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian equities were poised to follow US stocks lower, with Japanese shares vulnerable after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting were deemed dovish enough [...]
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Asia stocks pare losses, dollar flounders as lift from Fed, Mnuchin wanes

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

Asian stocks steadied on Thursday after earlier losses, aided by a weaker dollar as markets studied Federal Reserve meeting minutes that indicated both readiness and caution [...]
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Asia gains as Wall Street extends record run, dollar slips

23-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose on Wednesday, joining a record-setting session for global markets as investors cheered upbeat factory activity in Europe and solid earnings on Wall Street. [...]
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Asia Stocks Gain Even as Topix Swings, Yen Rises: Markets Wrap

23-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose even as Tokyo shares wrestled with a strengthening yen, as markets from Hong Kong to Singapore advanced after US shares reached fresh records. The dollar [...]
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Most Asia markets up as HK rebounds

23-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong led most Asia markets higher Wednesday after the previous day’s HSBC-fuelled plunge but Tokyo struggled under the weight of a stronger yen. Regional traders [...]
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Asia stocks consolidate recent gains; China shines

22-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks held ground on Tuesday though Chinese equities surged to a fresh 2-1/2 month high as domestic funds piled into financial counters on expectations the [...]
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Most Asia markets up as rally presses ahead

22-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly extended their rally Tuesday with Tokyo boosted by a jump in the dollar against the yen after a top Federal Reserve official said the bank could lift [...]
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Asian stocks higher after Wall Street long weekend

22-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday as investors looked ahead to minutes from the US Federal Reserve’s latest meeting and Wall Street prepared to reopen [...]
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This Currency Reigns Supreme in Asian Emerging-Market Plays

21-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

As the most sensitive emerging Asian currency, South Korea’s won provides the best proxy for investors looking to bet on how the region reacts to US President Donald [...]
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Asia shares adrift for US holiday, focus on Unilever

21-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A man walks past an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average, the Dow Jones average and the stock averages of other countries’ outside a brokerage in Tokyo [...]
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Asian shares muted ahead of earnings, Fed minutes this week

21-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were muted on Monday as a lack of fresh leads kept investors on the sidelines while they awaited economic and corporate earnings reports and Fed meeting minutes [...]
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Asia equities dip as Trump rally fades

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

Most Asian markets eased further Friday as investors cashed out following a healthy run-up over the past week and after Wall Street’s Trump-fuelled surge finally came [...]
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Asia shares ease after run of gains; oil lifted by OPEC cut extension hopes

18-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets took a breather on Friday from their recent surge as investors booked profits, while the dollar inched up after Thursday’s slide and optimism over [...]
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Asian shares slip after Wall Street fall and Samsung arrest

18-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares slipped Friday following a drop on Wall Street as the stronger dollar sent Japanese issues lower and the arrest of an executive at Samsung weighed on Korean [...]
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Asia’s Biggest Rate Cutter Is Turning Cautious

17-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Bank Indonesia, Asia’s biggest interest-rate cutter last year, is turning cautious as inflation pressures mount. After lowering the benchmark rate six times last year [...]
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