Australia's consumer prices cooled in the third quarter, giving the central bank room to hold interest rates low for longer.
Oil prices closed slightly higher after an early rally aided by data showing stronger-than-expected China demand and some technical price recovery.
Gold prices turned higher, shrugging off early-morning losses, after a trio of weak U.S. economic reports boosted hopes of a prolonged period of low interest rates from the Fed.
Technology is widely used in developed markets, but the size and scale of China make this a huge opportunity for tech firms and a problem for doctors.
A Chinese drug maker with close military ties is seeking fast-track approval for a drug that it says can cure Ebola.
Goldman Sachs slashed its growth forecast for Hong Kong as pro-democracy protests stretched into their third week, with no end in sight.
U.S. investment firms are readying the first line of exchange-traded funds designed to give American investors access to China's onshore bond market.
As less original research is done, companies have increasingly learned how to play the "game" of lowering estimates going into the quarter.
The divergence in global monetary policy will drive the U.S. dollar higher this quarter, a CNBC survey of currency strategists and traders shows.
As investors fled Europe in the worst days of its debt crisis, China-based companies moved in the other direction. The Financial Times reports.
Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters have blockaded key shopping areas, and analysts are keeping a running toll on how badly the economy will be hit.
Indonesian markets have priced in bright prospects for reforms, but a new law eliminating local elections has spurred concerns of political gridlock.
A strategy employed by large banks to help hedge funds cut taxes has drawn criticism from U.S. authorities, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Hong Kong's worst protests in decades have decked the territory's stocks and currency, and some expect longer-term economic repercussions.
The selloff in high-yield bond ETFs last week has revived fears that the sector may be headed for a bruising.
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JPMorgan was the top performing investment bank in the first half of the year, making $11.5 billion in revenue, data showed on Thursday.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Plans by top iron ore miners to knock out high-cost rivals with a flood of cheap ore have had some success, but are meeting resistance in China.
London’s currency traders are set for a dramatic fall in bonuses, amid FX investigations and low trading volumes, a new report has found.