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Asia stocks subdued, dollar slips on US election tension

Asia shares joined the U.S. dollar on the defensive on Thursday as the nail-biting U.S. presidential race saw the S&P 500 suffer its longest losing streak in five years as investors sailed to safer harbours.

Nov 03, 2016, 12:41 PM IST
Asian markets slip as post-Brexit rally fades

Asian markets slip as post-Brexit rally fades

Asian markets mostly fell Tuesday as a week-long rally finally came to an end with traders cashing in profits and awaiting developments in Britain`s preparation to leave the European Union after last month`s exit vote.

Jul 05, 2016, 08:37 AM IST

Asia stocks suffer fresh losses, further volatility tipped

Chinese stocks sank again Monday, dragging most other Asian bourses lower amid uncertainty over US interest rates, reviving fears of a broader global economic slowdown that has rocked the world`s financial markets.

Aug 31, 2015, 17:03 PM IST
Asian shares rise as Greek deal gets cautious nod

Asian shares rise as Greek deal gets cautious nod

Asian shares rose on Tuesday on hopes that Greece`s conditional bailout agreement would bring to an end that country`s debt crisis, though caution kept broad gains in check.

Jul 14, 2015, 08:33 AM IST

Asia stocks sink as China sell-off spreads

Asian equities tumbled today as a collapse in Chinese shares began to contaminate other markets, and after European leaders slapped Greece with a deadline to submit fresh bailout reform proposals.

Jul 08, 2015, 21:23 PM IST

Asia markets slip on Greece vote, Shanghai volatile again

Asian equities fell Monday after Greece overwhelming rejected further austerity measures, pushing it closer to a eurozone exit, while Shanghai underwent another day of volatility as China introduced a raft of measures to shore up the slumping market.

Jul 06, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

Asian shares mostly up, Tokyo at fresh 15-year high

Asian markets largely rose on Thursday and Tokyo hit a fresh 15-year high, driven by dip buying after the previous day`s fall, while energy shares gained on higher oil prices.

Feb 26, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

Asia down as oil fall hits risk sentiment, dollar struggles

Asian stocks fell on Thursday as falling oil prices continued to feed into global growth concerns, while the dollar struggled against peers such as the yen and euro after a further drop in US bond yields.

Dec 11, 2014, 08:56 AM IST

Asian markets mixed, oil prices sink further

Asian markets were mixed on Monday after China released data pointing to further weakness in the country`s manufacturing sector, while Tokyo hit a seven-year high as the yen slipped against the dollar.

Dec 01, 2014, 08:28 AM IST

Asian stocks mixed after Wall St record, Tokyo recovers

US markets took the Japan figures in their stride. The S&P 500 rose 0.07 percent to a new record, while the Dow also gained 0.07 percent but fell just short of another all-time high. The Nasdaq fell 0.37 percent.

Nov 18, 2014, 15:13 PM IST

Asian markets mixed, eyes on Fed meeting

Asian markets were mixed Tuesday ahead of the US Federal Reserve`s next policy meeting, which will be scrutinised for an idea of what its plans are for interest rates.

Oct 28, 2014, 09:09 AM IST

Asian shares waver, euro steady but ECB talk weighs

Asian stocks eased slightly in a timid session on Tuesday, while the euro steadied but remained vulnerable after overnight comments from the European Central Bank.

May 27, 2014, 13:52 PM IST

Asian shares ease back, Tokyo lifted by weaker yen

Asian markets mostly fell Monday, retreating from the previous day`s gains, but Tokyo bucked the trend as the yen dipped against the dollar, while the euro rebounded from losses in the previous session.

May 27, 2014, 12:42 PM IST

Asian shares up on Yellen comments

Asian shares got a lift on Thursday from dovish comments by the U.S. Federal Reserve chief and upbeat Chinese trade data that suggested some signs of stabilisation in the world's second-largest economy.

May 08, 2014, 08:49 AM IST

Asian shares mostly lower after Wall St losses

Asian markets mostly fell on Thursday, taking a lead from Wall Street, while Japanese traders are sitting back ahead of the corporate earnings season.

Apr 24, 2014, 10:54 AM IST

Asian shares mixed after Wall St bounce

Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday, with Wall Street providing a strong lead after rebounding from a two-day sell-off thanks to better-than-expected retail sales data.

Apr 15, 2014, 10:01 AM IST

Asian shares build on gains, yen hits 10-week trough

Asian share markets added to their recent rally on Wednesday as investors chose to accentuate the positive in a mixed bag of global economic data, pressuring the safe haven yen to a 10-week trough.

Apr 02, 2014, 07:26 AM IST

Asia shares hit two-week highs on upbeat US data, China stimulus hopes

MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.8 percent to its highest level since March 11 while Japan`s Nikkei ticked up 0.1 percent.

Mar 26, 2014, 10:41 AM IST

Asian shares mixed as eyes turn on Fed meeting

Investors are also awaiting the end of the Federal Reserve`s latest policy meeting, hoping for some guidance from its new head Janet Yellen on her plans for interest rates.

Mar 19, 2014, 15:49 PM IST

Asian shares lower despite G20 growth pledge

Asian stock markets lost ground on Monday, with investors little moved by the G20`s weekend commitment to boost global growth by USD 2 trillion over five years.

Feb 24, 2014, 18:42 PM IST