Asia-Pacific Shares Mixed Amid China Data, Brent At 3-year High

17/01/2022 Asian equities markets choppy on Monday as a slew of Chinese economic data confirmed the suppressing effect of coronavirus-restrictions on consumer spending. China’s retail sales rose only 1.7% year-on-year in December, missing forecasts for a 3.7% rise....

Naspers and miners drive the JSE to record high

13/01/2022 Tech heavyweights Naspers and Prosus led the gains on the JSE yesterday, and European markets climbed as investors welcomed comments by the US Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell. The JSE all share closed at a record high, gaining the most in more than a...

Markets bounce hard after Fed Chair speaks:

12/01/2021 Asian stocks followed a rebound in the U.S. after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reassured investors the central bank will tackle inflation to extend the economic expansion. Powell told the Senate Banking Committee that officials won’t hesitate to act...

Asia-Pacific Shares Take A Dive Ahead Of U.S Inflation Data

11/01/2022 Asian stocks and U.S. futures dipped on Tuesday ahead of a key U.S. inflation that’s expected to strengthen the case for tighter monetary policy. U.S. December consumer inflation data is due to be released on Wednesday, with headline CPI seen coming in at a...