Stocks Steady as Traders Mull Taper and China Risks

17/09/2021 Asian Stocks and U.S. futures are mixed this morning as risks to the global recovery from China and the prospect of reduced Federal Reserve stimulus subdued sentiment. Iron ore was on track for a record weekly slump and has now halved since it’s May highs....

Asia Stocks Dip Amid China Risks; Oil Extends Gain

16/09/2021 Asian stocks are lower as the debt crisis at China Evergrande Group and Beijing’s latest push to rein in private industries hurt sentiment. An onshore real estate unit of Evergrande , the world’s most indebted developer and one of the biggest financial...

China’s Retail Sales Slows, Economic Activity Cools In August

15/09/2021 Equities markets in Asia-pacific fell on Wednesday as weak Chinese economic data kept investors worried about slowing economic growth globally over a still-dominant pandemic and tapering of central banks’ stimulus. Retail sales grew at the slowest...

Asian Markets Muted, Dollar Steady Ahead of U.S. Inflation Data

14/09/2021 Equities markets were mixed in Asia on Tuesday morning and the dollar held steady, with traders waiting in anticipation on U.S inflation data coming out this afternoon, 14H30 local time, for more clues on when the Federal Reserve will taper stimulus....

Asia-pacific Shares Pullback After Wall Street Weekly Loss

13/09/2021 Stocks sank in China and Hong Kong on Monday on Beijing regulatory crackdown, while slightly down in Japan and steady in Australia. China’s online platforms have been told to protect the rights of workers in the “gig economy”, furthermore, regulatory...