Oct 06, 2021 08:34 AM IST
The gains in oil are driven by concerns about energy supply, and come two days after the OPEC+ group of producers stuck to its planned output increase rather than raising it further.
- Oct 05, 2021 08:15 AM IST
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped as much as 1.3%, falling for a third consecutive session. Japan stocks were down 2.8%, South Korea gave up 2.5% and Australia shed 1%.
- Sep 23, 2021 08:24 AM IST
However, investors remained on edge about Evergrande’s future, with a major test to come later on Thursday when $83.5 million in dollar-bond interest payments are due.
- Sep 21, 2021 09:11 AM IST
Asian markets were jittery in volumes thinned by public holidays in China, Taiwan and South Korea. The Hang Seng recovered from an early drop to trade near flat as financials and property firms bounced, while Japan’s Nikkei returned from a market holiday with a drop of almost 2%.
- Sep 13, 2021 07:40 AM IST
Japanese shares have been on a tear as hopes for fresh stimulus from a new Prime Minister saw the Nikkei surge 4.3% last week. The Topix has already scaled that peak, while the Nikkei turned hesitant early on Monday.
- Sep 08, 2021 08:00 AM IST
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.13% having posted gains, if sometimes small, for 11 of the last 12 sessions.
- Aug 31, 2021 07:54 AM IST
MSCI’s gauge of Asia Pacific stocks outside Japan slipped 0.25%, while Japan’s Nikkei 225 fell more than 0.3% in the morning session.
- Aug 19, 2021 03:16 PM IST
Concerns that the peak of the economic growth rebound might have passed loomed large, fuelled by concerns over the spread of the Delta virus variant as well as supply chain issues.
- Aug 19, 2021 08:17 AM IST
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 0.63%, heading back towards 2021 lows set last month, with Chinese blue chips down 0.21%, Australia falling 0.54% and Hong Kong off 0.45%.
- Jul 30, 2021 08:18 AM IST
But the stock market losses were moderate compared with sharp falls earlier in the week that had been sparked by investor fears over the impact of regulatory actions in China against the education, property and tech sectors.
- Jul 23, 2021 09:07 AM IST
A slew of surveys on July manufacturing are expected to show a slight softening of activity in Europe and the United States, though from very high levels, while Asia looks more vulnerable.
- Jun 21, 2021 01:29 PM IST
The Nikkei 225 fell 3.29 percent, or 953.15 points, to close at 28,010.93 while the broader Topix index lost 2.42 percent, or 47.11 points, to 1,899.45.
- 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.
- 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 27, 2021 07:33 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.5% at 691.76, still not too far from Wednesday's high of 696.76, a level last seen on May 10.
- May 26, 2021 07:43 AM IST
Richard Clarida, the Fed's vice chair, said on Tuesday that the U.S central bank would be able to curb an outbreak of inflation and engineer a "soft landing" without throwing the country's economic recovery off track.
- May 25, 2021 07:49 AM IST
In early trade, MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.81% at a two-week high, after U.S. stocks ended the previous session with mild gains.
- May 13, 2021 07:46 AM IST
"Higher inflation is a definite negative for equities, given the likely rates response," said Deutsche Bank macro strategist Alan Ruskin.
- 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 22, 2021 07:53 AM IST
Japan led gains, with the Nikkei 225 rallying 1.7%, after sliding 2% in each of the last two sessions.
- Apr 21, 2021 08:32 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.6%. Australian stocks dropped 1.25% and shares in China were down 0.46%.
- Apr 02, 2021 09:50 PM IST
Treasury yields have spiked on the economic outlook spurred by U.S. President Joe Biden's plans for $2.3 trillion in infrastructure spending and the accelerating rollout of COVID-19 vaccines.
- Apr 01, 2021 07:53 AM IST
The dollar, meanwhile, hit a one-year high against the yen and multi-month peaks with other currencies as investors bet U.S. fiscal stimulus and aggressive vaccinations will help the United States lead a global pandemic recovery.
- Mar 24, 2021 07:09 AM IST
Hong Kong's Hang Seng index futures fell 0.2%. In Japan, Nikkei futures were 0.6% lower. Australian futures traded either side of unchanged.