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  1. Business - Money

    ASIAN MARKETS: Profit taking carves a swathe across Asian markets

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 03:14pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Mark McCord in Hong Kong Asian markets mostly fell on Tuesday following losses on Wall Street and as profit-takers moved in after last week’s huge gains sparked by the US Federal Reserve ... Markets in Sydney, told Dow Jones Newswires. On currency markets, the US dollar was changing hands at 78.64 yen in afternoon Asian trade, compared with 78.70 yen in New York late Monday. The euro ...

  2. Business - Money

    Asian markets lower after Wall St tumbles

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 10:45am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asian markets fell on Wednesday, following big losses on Wall Street after weak reports and forecasts from top US companies, while fresh fears over Spain added to selling pressure. The losses have also been stoked by profit-taking after an impressive run by global markets in recent weeks following easing measures in the United States, Japan ...

  3. Business - Money - MARKETS

    ASIAN MARKETS: Investors hug sidelines, look to central bankers for guidance

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 02:37pm

    ... and Frankfurt’s DAX to open down as much as 0.7 per cent. Global markets have enjoyed broad-based gains over the past month, spurred by hopes for a third round of bond buying or other measures from the US ... now. Even if they are in the market, it’s with a very short time horizon and in stocks that are more defensive,” said Larry Jiang, chief strategist with Guotai Junan International Securities, ...

  4. Business - Money

    Asian stocks retreat with commodities on US budget deadlock

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 02:38pm

    ... Bloomberg in Hong Kong and Singapore Asian stocks fell, halting a rally that drove the regional benchmark index to a seven-month high, while commodities slid amid a deadlock in US budget ... cliff,” Cameron Peacock, a Melbourne-based market strategist at IG Markets Ltd., said in an e-mail. Budget talks are “the single biggest issue in markets right now and one that will influence how ...

  5. Business - Money

    Asian Stocks Advance to Seven-Month High on China Manufacturing

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 10:16am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Hong Kong Asian stocks gained, with the regional benchmark index heading for its highest close in seven months, after China’s official manufacturing index expanded last month, ... per cent to 125 as of 9:25 a.m. in Tokyo, poised for its highest close since April 30. Markets in Hong Kong and China have yet to open. More than three shares rose for every two that fell ...

  6. Business - Money

    ASIAN MARKETS: Asian closes higher ahead of Fed; German court approves ESM

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 05:10pm by AFP

    ... Danny McCord of Agence France-Presse Asian markets rose and the dollar sank against the euro on Wednesday ahead of a US Federal Reserve meeting most economists expect will deliver fresh ... set to rule on whether Berlin can legally take part in the eurozone’s bailout fund. At 0800 GMT (1600 HKT) the judges gave the green light to the rescue fund, when most major markets in Asia ...

  7. Business - Money

    Asia brokers in balancing act to bypass stalled HFT debate

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 03:12pm

    ... engines are safe for all market players. “Our surveillance is about ensuring we don’t have participants that are disadvantaging other clients,” says Ryan Holsheimer, head of Asian execution ... is trading in their dark pools to ensure clients do not feel they are trading at a disadvantage to the HFTs. “It’s my job as someone who brings clients to the market to deal with the benefits ...

  8. Business - Money

    ASIAN MARKETS: Bernanke hints leave investors bemused, markets becalmed

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 11:14am

    ... Asian shares eased on Monday after US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke kept the door open for further stimulus if needed, while stopping short of giving any clear direction about ... for the stagnating US job market and said the Fed was prepared to take further steps to strengthen the economy if necessary.   Bernanke said the Fed had to weigh the costs and the benefits of further ...

  9. Business - Money - ASIAN MARKETS

    Asian stocks fall in early trade as euro zone jitters undermine confidence

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:13pm

    ... Asian shares edged down in choppy trade, while gold and oil rose on Monday, encouraged by a fresh report of a potential framework for the European Central Bank’s new bond buying scheme, ... by such speculation, so it’s hard to sell in markets such as gold, silver and oil where it’s easier for speculative money to flow in,” said Bob Takai, general manager of Sumitomo Corp’s energy division. MSCI’s ...

  10. Business - Money

    Asian markets mostly higher on US fiscal hopes

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 11:08am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asian markets mostly rose on Tuesday morning, taking a lead from Wall Street as dealers grow confident US lawmakers will reach an agreement to avert the fiscal cliff. Continued weakness of the yen helped send Japanese shares surging for a second straight session as Shinzo Abe prepares to take over as prime minister, vowing to press a more ...




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