Asian dealers cautious with eye on trade talks, geopolitics

2018-05-17 09:45

All three main US indices have finished in the green zone thanks to another positive round of economic indicators and corporate results.

Asian markets down as attention turns back to trade talks

2018-05-15 09:38

Asian markets have fallen as trade moves back into view with China and the US holding more high-level talks this week, while oil prices edged higher.

Most Asian markets end healthy week on a positive note

2018-05-11 11:14

Asian markets have built on the past week's gains following another rally in New York as traders welcomed a below-forecast US inflation read.

Asia markets, energy firms boosted as oil prices press ahead

2018-05-10 09:21

Crude prices have continued to rally, propelling Asian energy firms and equity markets, as Donald Trump's decision to tear up the Iran nuclear deal point to a thinning of supplies.

Asian markets end week with losses, eyes on US jobs data

2018-05-04 11:25

Asian markets have fallen, tracking another retreat on Wall Street as attention turns to the release of key US jobs data.

Asian equities dip as China-US trade talks in view

2018-05-03 10:01

Most Asian markets have dipped following a sell-off in New York as investors keep an eye on top-level talks between China and the United States on trade.

Asian markets sink with Wall St as tech firms take another hit

2018-04-25 09:25

Technology firms has once again been in the firing line in response to a plunge in Google parent Alphabet on costs worries while Apple suffered a fifth straight loss.

Asian markets fall in line with Wall St as tech firms take a hit

2018-04-20 09:19

While worries about the Syrian crisis and a potential China-US trade war keep dealers on edge, focus has moved to the corporate arena as the earnings season gets into full swing.

Asia markets mostly up after forecast-beating China growth

2018-04-17 09:46

Asian markets have mostly risen following news that China's economy grew more than expected in the first three months of the year.

Most Asian markets up as Syria, trade fears subside

2018-04-13 09:03

Asian markets have mostly risen as Donald Trump soothed concerns about military action in Syria while also sparking hopes the US could rejoin a massive free-trade pact.


Asian markets fall, dollar rises as US rate fears return

2018-05-16 10:05

Asian markets have tumbled with Wall Street and the dollar extended gains as US interest rate worries resurfaced.

Most Asian markets rise after Wall St rally

2018-05-14 09:05

Most Asia markets have risen as investors built on last week's rally, with another healthy lead from Wall Street providing support, but oil prices retreated.

Asian markets on course to end positive week on a high note

2018-05-11 09:19

Asian markets have built on the past week's gains following another rally on Wall Street as traders welcomed a below-forecast US inflation read.

Asia markets mostly up after Wall St surge

2018-05-07 08:58

Most Asia markets have risen following a blistering lead from Wall Street as a soft jobs report soothed concerns about rising US interest rates.

Asian markets track fresh US losses, jobs data in focus

2018-05-04 09:09

While the corporate earnings season has been considered a success, analysts are worried that the healthy results have not fired equities as much as expected.

Asia markets rise as Seoul, won extend gains after Moon-Kim talks

2018-04-30 09:15

While growth in the world's top economy has slowed in January-March, tech firms on Wall Street won support after healthy earnings figures from Amazon, Microsoft and Intel.

Most Asia markets fall, with tech firms hit again

2018-04-23 10:12

Asian markets have mostly fallen with technology firms extending sharp losses, following another plunge in Apple as investors fret over the once-lucrative smartphone sector.

Asian markets rise as Wall St, N.Korea provide positive lead

2018-04-18 08:34

Asian markets have climbed following a rally on Wall Street as easing trade and Syria concerns allowed investors to concentrate on earnings and upbeat data.

Asia stocks mostly down after Syria strike

2018-04-16 10:19

Most Asian markets have fallen after a US-led strike on Syrian targets fuelled fresh concerns over the tinderbox Middle East.

Syria worries weigh on Asia markets as Xi trade speech fades

2018-04-12 09:11

Asian markets have fallen as fears about a high-stakes US-Russia stand-off over Syria arrested a rally fuelled by Xi Jinping's conciliatory trade message.

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