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  1. Business - Money

    Asian markets mixed, China factory data underwhelms

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 11:24am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asian markets were mixed on Friday, with Tokyo supported by further weakness in the yen, while Hong Kong and Shanghai dipped after official data showed ... in the three months to December. The Dow fell 0.36 per cent, the S&P 500 dropped 0.26 per cent and the Nasdaq was flat. On oil markets New York’s main contract, light sweet crude for delivery ...

  2. Business - Money - ASIAN MARKETS

    Asian markets mixed after Cyprus bailout vote

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 11:50am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday after Cypriot lawmakers comprehensively rejected a plan to tax savings as part of a crucial bailout deal. The euro ... be introduced in other troubled eurozone countries, which could have hammered confidence in the region. Stephen Wood, chief market strategist at Russell Investments, told Dow Jones Newswires: “We’re ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - DERIVATIVES

    New rules put Asian markets at risk

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 03:02am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Concerns grow over liquidity shortage as banks are working around US regulator's push for new electronic trading platforms New rules put Asian markets at risk Several Asian ... in the wider market or bilaterally. The fragmentation of liquidity has made it difficult for investors to hedge portfolio risk, especially for large trades. Asian participants say they are not legally ...

  4. Business - Money - ASIAN MARKETS

    Asian markets bounce back on Cyprus rethink hopes

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 11:35am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong  Asian markets mostly rebounded on Tuesday while the yen fell against the dollar and euro as concerns over the euro zone abated on news Cyprus was reworking a controversial savings levy. Nicosia and its international creditors have gone back to the drawing board following a global outcry and sell-off on stock markets on Monday in reaction ...

  5. Business - Money

    Asian markets up on China data, yen sinks further

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 11:44am by AFP

    ... Danny McCord in Hong Kong Asian markets rose on Tuesday, boosted by positive inflation data from China, while Tokyo extended its winning streak as the yen sank to multi-year lows. Wall ... before and below forecasts for 2.4 per cent. The news soothed investor concerns that another high figure would prompt the lawmakers to tighten monetary policy further. “Markets were overly ...

  6. Business - Money

    Asian markets slip on Europe bank levy comments

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 11:19am by AFP

    ... Danny McCord in Hong Kong Asian markets dipped on Tuesday after a top euro zone official suggested a levy on bank deposits used as part of the Cyprus bailout could be a template for future ... territory following Sunday night’s agreement. In early Asian trade Tuesday Tokyo was 0.30 per cent lower, Sydney slipped 0.68 per cent, Hong Kong lost 0.18 per cent, Shanghai skidded 0.34 per cent ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Japan leads Asian markets higher on yen weakness

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 11:42am by AP

    ... KELVIN CHAN (AP Business Writer) HONG KONG (AP) — Japanese stocks jumped Thursday as the yen lingered near a six-month low, leading a broader advance by Asian markets after U.S. benchmarks ... to 23,929.42. China's Shanghai Composite rose 0.7 percent to 2,217.31. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 edged up 0.2 percent to 5,342.90. Markets in Southeast Asia also gained. Asian stocks took ...

  8. Business - Money

    Cyprus deal boosts Asian markets

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 10:44am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asian markets rallied on Monday after Cyprus and and its international leaders struck a deal that will qualify the island for a bailout and avoid ... the island’s main lender, will take a major “haircut”. “It does appear that the near-term risks have been addressed by the European authorities,” said Matthew Sherwood, head of investment market ...

  9. Business - Money

    Asian markets mostly rise, strong yen hits Nikkei

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 11:50am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Asian markets mostly rose on Tuesday in the first full session after the Easter break, but Japanese shares sank for a second straight day as the yen ... markets staged a slight rebound after suffering a sell-off over the past few weeks on the back of the bailout saga in Cyprus, which raised fears the euro zone crisis could flare up again, while ...

  10. Business - Money

    Asian markets slip, spooked by euro zone fears

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 11:16am by AFP

    ... Danny McCord in Hong Kong Asian markets slipped on Thursday and the euro sat around four-month dollar lows as euro zone fears reared again, with Italy’s politicians still unable to form ... on Wednesday and edging further in New York. In early Asian trade Thursday it bought US$1.2783, compared with US$1.2779 late in New York Wednesday. It also fetched 120.48 yen from 120.63 yen. ...




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