Asia markets rise ahead of US, Japan bank decisions

2016-07-28 07:44

Asian markets have mostly risen as the Federal Reserve prepares to wrap up a key policy meeting, while Tokyo rallied days ahead of Bank of Japan stimulus.

Asia markets move cautiously ahead of bank meetings

2016-07-26 07:46

Tokyo stocks have sank on a strong yen as traders await central bank meetings in Japan and the US, while other Asian markets fluctuated after a negative lead from Wall Street.

Asian markets sink as stimulus hopes rolled back

2016-07-22 07:48

Asian markets have fallen, tracking the Dow on Wall Street's first loss in six sessions, with traders left disappointed by comments that caused them to roll back stimulus hopes.

Asian stocks edge higher as lira advances

2016-07-20 09:17

Asian stocks have risen as positive earnings reports from some of the world’s biggest companies countered concern the global economy is losing steam.

Asian markets mostly up but profit-takers sit in wings

2016-07-18 07:49

Asian stock markets have edged up again following another record close on Wall Street but the gains were tempered by profit-taking following last week's global rally.

Asian markets rally again, China data beats forecasts

2016-07-15 07:38

Asian stock markets have climbed for a fifth straight session, following yet another record close on Wall Street and after China data showed unexpected economic growth.

Asian markets post fresh gains after Wall St record

2016-07-13 07:28

Asian markets have rallied again with investors taking heart from another record close on Wall Street and talk of central bank stimulus.

Asian shares rally with European futures as yen drops

2016-07-11 09:11

Asian stocks and emerging-market currencies have rallied, while commodities gained as prospects for stimulus in Japan brightened the global economic outlook.

Asia stocks mostly up but traders stay cautious

2016-07-07 07:29

Asian markets have mostly risen as upbeat US data provided some cheer after two days of sharp losses fuelled by Brexit, although fear of risk lifted the safe-haven yen.

Asian markets slip as post-Brexit rally fades

2016-07-05 07:52

Asian markets have mostly fallen as a week-long rally finally came to an end with traders cashing in profits and awaiting developments in Britain's preparation to leave the EU.


Asia markets rise ahead of US, Japan bank decisions

2016-07-27 07:44

Asian markets mostly risen as the Fed prepares to wrap up a key policy meeting, while Tokyo rallied days before an expected Bank of Japan stimulus announcement.

Asian traders wary ahead of bank meetings

2016-07-25 07:46

Japanese stocks have rallied again after another Wall Street record as dealers look ahead to central bank meetings, but other Asian markets struggled after racking up healthy gains.

Asian stocks rally resumes on stimulus hope

2016-07-21 07:55

Asian markets have slipped back into their positive groove following a fresh Wall Street record as traders are pumped up by corporate results and stimulus expectations.

Asian markets slip but Tokyo extends gains on weak yen

2016-07-19 07:32

Most stock markets have turned negative on profit-taking following a week-long rally but Tokyo headed for a sixth-straight gain as a weak yen boosted exporters.

Asian stocks end bright week on a high

2016-07-15 13:09

Asian stock markets have climbed for a fifth-straight session following yet another record close on Wall Street.

Asia markets soar again, led by Tokyo

2016-07-14 13:01

Japanese stocks have led a broad rally on Asian markets, posting a fourth straight gain as investors took heart from another record close on Wall Street.

Asia stocks surge again, led by another Tokyo rally

2016-07-12 10:40

Tokyo stocks have soared again to lead another Asia-wide markets rally fuelled by hopes of fresh central bank stimulus.

Asian markets sink again, US jobs data in focus

2016-07-08 07:40

Asian markets have fallen at the end of a volatile week dominated by the fallout from Brexit, with investors now turning their attention to the release of US jobs data.

Asian stocks sink as pound hits new low

2016-07-06 08:59

Asian stocks have dropped with European equity index futures and the pound, while haven demand boosted the yen, gold and sovereign bonds.

Asian markets set to end week on a high

2016-07-01 07:23

Asian stocks have ended the week with another rally as optimism that central banks globally will step up to support growth in the face of Brexit uncertainty.

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