Asia markets tilt lower after Wall St losses, US growth

2016-04-29 07:41

Asian stocks have stuttered following losses in New York while fears about the global outlook were reinforced after the US economy grew at its slowest pace.

Asian markets mostly dip as US, Japan bank meetings eyed

2016-04-26 13:31

Asian markets have mostly dipped on investor caution before Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings later this week, while oil prices rallied after losses.

Asia markets slip as traders eye busy week

2016-04-25 07:46

Asian markets have sunk again after losses on Wall Street and in Europe, with oil prices down and the yen recovering some of the losses suffered at the end of last week.

Asian markets dip at end of volatile week, oil rises

2016-04-22 07:16

Asian stock markets have turned negative as investors took profits following losses in New York and Europe, although crude prices rallied again on possible output limit.

Asia stocks mostly down as Shanghai dives

2016-04-20 11:33

Asian shares have mostly fallen, led by sharp losses in Shanghai, as oil prices took a hit from news that a crude workers' strike in Kuwait had finished after three days.

Asia markets rally with Wall St after oil shock

2016-04-19 07:27

Tokyo has led a recovery in Asian stock markets, soaring more than 3% as dealers built on a strong lead from Wall Street.

Asian stocks drop as Japan's Topix tumbles with commodity shares

2016-04-18 07:58

Asian stocks have fallen as crude plunged and Japanese shares tumbled on a stronger yen after oil talks ended without an agreement on limiting supplies.

Asian markets follow Wall St to extend rally

2016-04-14 08:08

Asian stock markets have rallied for a second straight session, tracking gains in New York where traders cheered surprisingly upbeat earnings from JPMorgan Chase.

Tokyo leads most Asia markets up but fears linger

2016-04-12 07:13

A fall in the yen has pushed Japan's stock market higher, helping it lead a broad Asia-wide advance, although analysts warned about fears of the world economy.

Most Asian stocks advance on dovish Fed as oil jumps

2016-04-07 07:45

Most Asian stocks climbed after Federal Reserve meeting minutes reaffirmed US policy makers aren’t rushing to raise interest rates and the yen advanced to a 17-month high.


Asia markets up after Fed meeting, Tokyo soars before BoJ

2016-04-28 07:47

Asian stock markets have climbed after the Fed gave a positive outlook on the global economy, while Tokyo soared more than 1% on Japan's possible stimulus.

Asian markets retreat ahead of US, Japan bank meetings

2016-04-26 07:27

Asian shares have edged down as dealers wait for the Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan's next policy meetings later in the week, but oil prices rallied more than 1%.

Asia stocks retreat from December high

2016-04-22 12:19

Asian stocks have retreated from an almost five-month high as companies including Sony and Microsoft reported disappointing earnings.

Asia markets track Wall St, oil higher

2016-04-21 11:39

Asian stock markets have rallied again as another surge in oil prices and gains on Wall Street reinforced optimism about the world economy.

Asian investors ink $3.6 bn deal to buy Lexmark

2016-04-20 07:32

Lexmark International has announced it has inked a deal to sell the US printer maker to a consortium of Asian investors for some $3.6bn.

Asian stocks retreat on oil talks, quake impact

2016-04-18 14:02

Asian stocks have fallen as oil talks failed to bring an agreement on limiting supplies, while Tokyo shares tumbled on a stronger yen.

Asian markets ease, Tokyo weighs quake impact

2016-04-15 07:16

Asian traders have taken a step back after a rally across global markets this week, as China's data has shown the slowest growth in the Chinese economy.

Asian markets track global surge on oil deal hope

2016-04-13 07:37

Energy firms have led an Asian stock market rally as a strong trade report from China and news of Russia and Saudi Arabia's deal to limit oil brought optimism.

Asian stocks erase drop as yen weakens

2016-04-08 07:50

Asian stocks have erased declines as the yen’s first drop in six days buoyed Japanese equities.

Asia stocks edge up as oil recovery lifts energy firms

2016-04-06 07:47

Asian markets have crept up with energy firms getting a shot in the arm from a rally in oil prices, but worries about the global economy and the upcoming earnings kept traders on edge.

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