Asian markets slip as oil worries hit energy firms

2016-10-26 07:30

Asian markets retreated, with energy firms dragged down by tumbling oil prices amid fresh fears about a planned output cut by major producers.

Asian markets mostly down shaken by quake, euro

2016-10-24 07:32

Asian markets have been mostly down, ending three days of gains as the euro hit its lowest level in six months and a strong earthquake in Japan left investors rattled.

Asian markets rise as oil lifts energy firms

2016-10-20 07:31

Asian markets have rallied following a positive lead from Wall Street, with energy firms tracking a surge in oil prices as dealers welcomed a surprise drop in US stockpiles.

Asian markets climb, dollar dips after US figures

2016-10-18 07:40

Asian markets have climbed, while the dollar struggled to recover from losses against its main peers following mixed readings on the US economy.

Most Asia stocks up after China data, Bangkok soars

2016-10-14 07:59

Most Asian stock markets have risen on news Chinese factory gate prices rose for the first time in more than four years.

Asian markets retreat on prospects of US rate hike

2016-10-12 07:36

Asian markets have retreated as investors contemplated the effects of an expected US interest rate hike this year, while the pound staged a mild recovery.

Asian stocks fall before US payrolls data

2016-10-07 11:14

Asian stocks have fallen ahead of a closely watched US payrolls report as stronger economic data fuelled bets the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year.

Asian stocks advance as Japanese shares climb

2016-10-04 12:21

Asian stocks have risen, with Japanese shares rallying as the yen weakened, after data showing expansion in US manufacturing boosted optimism over US economic health.

Asian markets track US losses on Deutsch Bank worries

2016-09-30 07:42

Asian markets have tumbled, tracking a sell-off in New York as worries about the future of German banking giant Deutsche Bank hammered financial stocks.

Energy firms lead Asia market rally on OPEC deal

2016-09-29 07:36

Energy firms have led a rally in Asian stock markets, while high-yielding currencies advanced after OPEC's shock agreement to cut oil output sent crude prices soaring.


Dollar up on US rate hike talk, but Asian markets edgy

2016-10-24 07:36

The dollar has pushed higher as investors increased their bets on a US interest rate hike by the end of the year, but stock traders were more reticent ahead of the earnings season.

Asian markets rise after ECB announcement

2016-10-21 07:44

Asian markets were up as investors broadly welcomed the European Central Bank's announcement that it would maintain the size and scope of its bond-buying programme.

Asian markets mostly up as China economy stabilises

2016-10-19 07:33

Most Asian markets have risen as China said its economy expanded more than expected in the third quarter, bolstering hopes of stability in the key driver of global growth.

Most Asia markets down on US rate talk

2016-10-17 07:04

Most Asian markets have fallen following healthy gains at the end of last week, with investors betting the US Federal Reserve will hike interest rates before the end of the year.

Asian stocks fall after disappointing China data

2016-10-13 07:30

Asian stock markets have moved lower as weak China export data disappointed investors and renewed concerns about the health of the world's second-largest economy.

Asia markets boosted by energy rally, Samsung tumbles

2016-10-11 08:05

Energy shares have led a rally in Asian stock markets after Russia said it would join Opec in limiting oil output, but Samsung tumbled after it stopped sales of the Note 7.

Asian stocks rally as US economy picks up

2016-10-06 07:29

Asian markets have risen, led again by Tokyo as the dollar strengthened against the yen on growing expectations the US will hike interest rates by the end of the year.

Asian markets rally as Deutsche Bank fears recede

2016-10-03 07:39

Asian markets have rallied with financials up on easing fears about the future of Deutsche Bank after is said to be nearing a deal to slash a multi-billion-dollar US fine.

Asian stocks rise with European futures

2016-09-29 09:00

Asian stocks have rallied with European equity index futures as oil held near a three-week high after OPEC members unexpectedly agreed to cut crude output.

Asian markets down, energy firms hit by oil deal woes

2016-09-28 07:44

Tokyo stocks have led a retreat in Asian markets as the yen recovered, while regional energy firms struggled with crude prices.

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