Global Stock Bounce Pauses on Worry Over Fed Hikes

08/08/2022 A bounce in stocks paused and US equity futures drifted lower, hampered by expectations of aggressive interest-rate hikes by the Federal Reserve to tackle the highest inflation in a generation. Retreating tech shares were among the drags on MSCI Inc.’s...

Asian Stocks Extend Gains Ahead Of US Payroll

05/08/2022 Markets in Asia advanced on Friday, supported by gains in technology stocks, recovering losses earlier in the week.  Alibaba Group Holding Ltd posted better results than many feared, avoiding a sharp sales contraction. This indicated an improvement in...

Markets In Asia Retreat On Sino-US Tensions, Recession Jitters

03/08/2022 Stock markets in Asia mixed on Wednesday following U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s safe arrival in Taiwan, despite threats of action from China. Beijing announced to conduct military drills encircling Taiwan from Aug 4-7. US treasuries trimmed a...

Markets In Asia Retreat On Sino-US Tensions, Recession Jitters

02/08/2022 Shares in Asia pulled back on Tuesday amid escalating tensions between China and the US as House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi set to begin a visit to Taiwan against the objections of China. US National Security Spokesman Kirby has indicated that...