Tue, May 09, 2023
An index of Asian stocks eased back from more than two-week highs on Tuesday as traders squared positions heading into a key U.S. inflation report, although mainland Chinese shares and Japanese equities bucked the trend.
Fri, Apr 21, 2023
On the heels of other signals that the world's biggest economy is slowing down, the data helped drag Brent crude futures , a bellwether for global activity, down 2.4% for their steepest single-day drop in five weeks.
Thu, Apr 20, 2023
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan (.MIAPJ0000PUS) was 0.16% lower, while Japan's Nikkei (.N225) was up 0.07%. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 index (.AXJO) was 0.07% lower.
Thu, May 07, 2020
Global Markets: Asian stocks were set to come under pressure on Thursday as downbeat economic data pushed investors to safe havens and growing worries about falling demand sent oil prices lower.
Tue, May 05, 2020
Global Markets: Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 26.07 points, or 0.11%, to 23,749.76. The S&P 500 gained 12.03 points, or 0.42%, to 2,842.74 and the Nasdaq Composite added 105.77 points, or 1.23%, to 8,710.72. The Nasdaq moved the most.
Fri, May 01, 2020
Global Markets: World equity benchmarks dipped on Thursday to close their best month in 11 years as a rebound in oil prices, encouraging early results from a COVID-19 treatment trial.
Thu, Apr 30, 2020
Global Market: Covid-19 treatment trial news rallied Wall Street on Wednesday and lifted MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares, excluding Japan, by 0.8% to its highest since mid-March.
Wed, Apr 29, 2020
Global Market: MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.2% for its third straight day of gains. Japan`s markets were closed for a public holiday.
Tue, Apr 28, 2020
Global Market Update: Asian stocks were set for gains on Tuesday after a strong Wall Street session as easing lockdown restrictions by some countries.
Fri, Apr 24, 2020
Global Markets: Most major stock markets edged up slightly in mixed markets on Thursday as investors weighed a rebound in oil prices and prospects for further government stimulus.
Thu, Apr 23, 2020
Global Markets: US crude and Brent both rose more than 7% after touching their lowest levels since 1999 on the prospects for further production cuts to reduce the glut in the oil market.
Wed, Apr 22, 2020
Global Markets: Asian share markets were set to tumble on Wednesday as the floor fell out from under U.S. crude prices, exposing the deep damage the coronavirus pandemic has had on global economic demand.
Tue, Apr 21, 2020
Global Markets: Asia shares were poised to track a Wall Street tumble on Tuesday after US crude futures turned negative for the first time in history.
Fri, Apr 03, 2020
Global Markets: Asian markets on Friday looked to latch onto Wall Street`s overnight gains after crude prices notched their biggest one-day surge on record, helping offset concerns about the depth of a global recession.
Thu, Apr 02, 2020
Global Markets: Asian equities fell for a second session on Thursday after a dire warning about the US coronavirus death toll had investors looking to the safety of dollars and bonds.
Wed, Apr 01, 2020
Global Markets: Asian shares faced another leg lower on Wednesday as the coronavirus sharply slows global growth, leading a gauge of world stocks to post its biggest quarterly decline.
Tue, Mar 31, 2020
Global Markets: Japan`s Nikkei firmed 1.0% after a jittery start, while South Korea added 2%. E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 added another 0.6%, supported by talk of book-keeping demand.
Fri, Mar 27, 2020
Global Markets: Asian stocks rose on Friday as investors wagered policymakers will roll out additional stimulus measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
Thu, Mar 26, 2020
Global Markets: Asian stock markets made a cautious start on Thursday as investors await the passage and details of a $2 trillion stimulus package in the US.
Wed, Mar 25, 2020
Global Markets: MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 1.3% with Australian shares rising 4.5% and South Korean shares gaining 4.0%. Japan`s Nikkei added 2.0%.
Fri, Mar 20, 2020
Global Markets: Asian shares staged a rare rally on Friday as Wall Street eked out gains, bonds rallied and oil boasted its biggest bounce on record, though the panicked rush into U.S. dollars suggested the crisis was far from done.
Tue, Mar 17, 2020
Global Markets: Most Asian shares fell on Tuesday a day after Wall Street`s historic market rout, with fleeting initial gains evaporating as the coronavirus remained a major risk to economic growth.
Fri, Feb 21, 2020
Global Markets: Asian equities lagged badly, with MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan off 0.8% on Friday in nervous trade.
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