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.
Fri, Dec 27, 2019
Asian shares jumped to an 18-month high on Friday while gold and oil prices stayed buoyant in a holiday-shortened week, as investor optimism was boosted by hopes a US-China trade deal would soon be signed.
Tue, Dec 24, 2019
Asian shares and US stock futures darted in and out of losses on Tuesday, as the holiday lull offset optimism that a US-China trade deal will boost exports and corporate earnings.
Mon, Dec 23, 2019
Asian markets idled near 18-month highs on Monday as volumes weakened ahead of the Christmas holiday break and investors squared off their positions, taking home hefty gains made earlier this month.
Wed, Dec 18, 2019
Asian stocks took a breather at 18-month peaks on Wednesday having climbed for five straight sessions, while the British pound was licking its wounds as revived Brexit fears came back to bite it.
Tue, Dec 17, 2019
Asian shares rose to their highest in more than a year on Tuesday, as trade deal optimism and Wall Street`s run to all-time highs supported sentiment.
Mon, Dec 16, 2019
Asian shares ticked higher on Monday as investors cheered an announced trade agreement between Beijing and Washington.
Wed, Nov 20, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares stumbled on Wednesday as the Sino-US trade talks produced nothing but a stream of conflicting messages.
Tue, Nov 19, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares started Tuesday softer as another day awaiting clearer news on the progress of US-China trade negotiations weighed on jaded investors` sentiment.
Mon, Nov 18, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares blipped higher on Monday after Beijing surprised markets by trimming a key interest rate for the first time since 2015.
Fri, Nov 01, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares fell on Friday in a weak start to the month and off three-month highs struck this week on fresh concerns over Sino-US trade prospects and ahead of US economic data.
Wed, Oct 30, 2019
Global Markets: A rally in global shares stalled, with Asian markets stuck in tight ranges early on Wednesday, as the prospect of a rate cut by the Federal Reserve was countered.
Tue, Oct 29, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares scaled a three-month high on Tuesday after Wall Street hit all-time peaks amid hopes of progress in Sino-US trade talks.
Mon, Oct 28, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares rose on Monday to a three-month high as risk assets got a fillip from hopes of a US-China trade deal as soon as next month.
Wed, Oct 23, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares and US stock futures dipped on Wednesday after British lawmakers rejected the government`s timetable to fast-track legislation for BREXIT.
Tue, Oct 22, 2019
Global Markets: Asian share markets made guarded gains on Tuesday amid cheery chatter about the chance of a Sino-US trade deal.
Fri, Oct 18, 2019
Global Markets: Asian stocks edged higher on Friday, tracking the global lift in sentiment after the UK and the European Union struck a long-awaited Brexit deal.
Thu, Oct 17, 2019
Global Markets: Asian stocks barely moved on Thursday as soft US retail sales data raised fears sucking the steam out of a five-session rally.
Wed, Oct 16, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares inched higher while sterling came off five-month highs in volatile trade on Wednesday as investors looked towards Brexit.
Tue, Oct 15, 2019
Global Markets: Asian stocks and Wall Street futures inched higher on Tuesday as some investors held out hope that Britain still had a chance to avoid a messy exit from the EU.
Fri, Oct 11, 2019
Global Markets: Asian shares and US stock futures rose on Friday after US President Donald Trump said he would meet with China`s top trade negotiator.
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