Jan 20, 2022 08:26 AM IST
Despite the steadier start in Asia, analysts at ING said geo-political risks, notably the possibility of Russia invading Ukraine, could continue to weigh on global shares, adding to existing pressure from the rising rates outlook.
- Jan 11, 2022 09:31 AM IST
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell appears before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday for consideration to a second four-year term as head of the Fed, followed by a hearing with vice chair nominee Lael Brainard on Thursday.
- Jan 04, 2022 08:23 AM IST
MSCI’s gauge of Asia Pacific stocks outside Japan was up 0.67% in the morning sessions.
- Nov 10, 2021 08:12 AM IST
U.S. crude futures rose 1% to a two-week high of $84.97 a barrel in early trade and Brent futures made a one-week top of $85.35.
- Aug 24, 2021 08:33 AM IST
The dollar was licking its wounds after its sharpest one- day fall since May, which spurred a 5% rally in oil prices on Monday.
- Aug 19, 2021 01:47 PM IST
Commodities were also sold with oil down for a sixth straight session and at three-month lows, while growth bellwether copper fell to a two-month trough.
- Aug 10, 2021 07:56 AM IST
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan declined 0.4% in early trading, with Korea’s KOSPI index down 0.56% while China’s blue chip index CSI300 shed 0.33%.
- Aug 03, 2021 07:54 AM IST
Trade in Asia faced a weaker lead from Wall Street after investors there considered the impact the increasing number global cases of Delta could have on global economic growth.
- Jul 27, 2021 07:44 AM IST
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.26% after touching its lowest level since mid-December on Monday, weighed down by big Chinese stocks.
- Jul 05, 2021 08:34 AM IST
Japanese markets, however, bucked the trend, with the Nikkei falling 0.5% following a surge in COVID-19 infections in Tokyo, just weeks before the city hosts the Olympics.
- Jun 08, 2021 08:01 AM IST
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 was up 0.32% at 0130GMT, while Japan’s Nikkei 225 edged up 0.35%, as the country revised first-quarter data showing the economy shrank at a slower pace than initially reported.
- Jun 01, 2021 08:31 AM IST
The world’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic remains patchy with exports reviving but broader economic activity still dampened by new measures to contain fresh outbreaks.
- May 28, 2021 12:49 PM IST
Tokyo led the advance, with the Nikkei jumping 2.1%. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 1.1% and hit its highest level this month.
- May 28, 2021 07:51 AM IST
Tokyo led the advance, with the Nikkei jumping 1.9% early in the session. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.3%, hitting its highest level this month, though Chinese blue chips slipped 0.1% just after the open.
- May 12, 2021 07:27 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan faltered 0.5%, after tumbling 1.6% on Tuesday for its biggest daily percentage drop since March 24.
- May 10, 2021 07:53 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.35%, while U.S. stock futures rose 0.24%.
- Apr 12, 2021 07:53 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was off 0.05% in slow early trade. Tokyo's Nikkei edged up 0.1%, while South Korean stocks rose 0.2%.
- Mar 31, 2021 07:42 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside of Japan climbed for a fourth consecutive day to a one-week high of 682.36 points. The index, last up 0.4%, was still a fair distance away from an all-time peak of 745.89 touched just last month.
- Sep 22, 2020 08:17 AM IST
JPMorgan Chase & Co and Bank of New York Mellon Corp on Monday fell 3.1% and 4.0%, respectively, while HSBC Holdings Plc and Standard Chartered Plc hit 25-year-lows on reports that they and others moved funds despite red flags about the origins of the money.
- Sep 04, 2020 07:06 AM IST
The moves are more muted than the 5% plunge on the tech-heavy Nasdaq overnight, or the S&P 500's 3.5% drop, which traders said was overdue given recent frothy gains.
- Aug 21, 2020 07:43 AM IST
A sudden bearishness had fallen on investors on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing lower, after minutes from the Fed's latest policy meeting gave a somber assessment of the US economy as it grapples with the pandemic.
- Jun 24, 2020 07:50 AM IST
Kyle Rodda, market analyst at IG Markets, said late selling seen in Wall Street suggested a "soggy start" for Asian markets.
- Dec 19, 2017 07:40 AM IST
Australian shares added 0.4 percent, South Korea's KOSPI climbed 0.6 percent and Japan's Nikkei gained 0.2 percent.
- Jul 31, 2017 08:04 AM IST
In Australia, the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index was higher by 0.26 percent, driven by strong showings in its materials sub-index, which was up 1.57 percent.
- Jun 02, 2017 07:20 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ticked up 0.1 percent, while Japan's Nikkei gained 1 percent to top the psychologically important 20,000-point level for the first time since August 2015.