Asian equities outside China advanced on Tuesday, as the morale of investors got a boost from the overnight rally on Wall Street.» Read More
Asian markets ended mixed on Thursday amid hopes for fresh European stimulus while new data reinforced expectations for tighter U.S. monetary policy.
While fresh geopolitical fears after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane sent most Asian equities lower, oil prices and some energy plays saw gains.
*Buyers from Australia, Canada, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait. The group, led by Australia's Hastings Funds Management, paid significantly above the A $8 billion expected by analysts to beat rival bidders including State Grid of China Corp for the lease of New South Wales state's TransGrid network. Hastings, owned by Westpac Banking Corp, teamed up with Australian...
Asian shares rebounded from the prior day's sell-off, as investors take heart from the rally on Wall Street.
Asian stocks endured a sell-off on Monday, with sentiment badly dented by Friday's brutal terrorist attacks in Paris.
NEW YORK, Nov 12- The dollar fell against major currencies on Thursday as investors booked profits on its recent gains, but the longer-term view on the greenback remained bullish. "I just think what we're in the midst of here is a classic short squeeze," said Richard Franulovich, senior currency strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. in New York. The euro dipped briefly...
Asian equities were lackluster on Thursday, with weakening commodity prices and concerns over a slower-growing China pressurizing markets.
Asian stocks mostly edged up on Wednesday following fresh economic data from China that largely met expectations.
Asian shares retreated on Tuesday, as a fresh batch of Chinese data added to the uncertainty from a looming rate hike in the U.S.
Asian stocks outside China and Japan mostly retreated on Monday, following below-view trade figures released at the weekend from China.
Asian shares traded mixed on Friday, as investors awaited the release of U.S. jobs data that could provide hints to when the Fed will raise interest rates.
Asian stocks put up a mixed performance on Thursday, as increasing odds of a U.S. interest-rate rise in December sapped risk appetite.
Asian stocks rose sharply on Wednesday, as factors such as a stellar debut from Japan Post's units fueled risk appetite in the region.
Monetary policy decisions will hog the spotlight in Asia this week, with policymakers in Australia, Thailand and Malaysia set to convene.
Asian shares traded mixed on Friday, following the BOJ's decision and as child care-related firms got a boost from China's policy change.
Asian markets traded mixed Wednesday, with losses in energy plays counterbalanced by gains in Japan shares on stimulus hopes.
Lending growth at Australia's major banks is easing as the broader economy cools following the end of a mining investment boom.
Asian stocks mostly extended their rally on Monday after another rate cut in China fueled risk appetite.
Asian share markets rallied on Friday, encouraged by sharp offshore gains following hints of new stimulus from the European Central Bank.
Asia diverged on Wednesday, with China stocks posting its worst one-day performance in five weeks. By contrast, Japan's Nikkei 225 jumped on the back of easing hopes.