Malaysia's ringgit jumped more than 5 percent to a five-week high on Wednesday on stop-loss dollar selling and higher local stocks. The ringgit, the worst performing Asian currency so far this year... more
The ringgit strengthened the most since 1998 as Malaysia reported its biggest trade surplus in nine months and crude oil prices climbed, while resurgent global demand for Indonesian assets helped... more
Bursa Malaysia was higher at mid-afternoon today on persistent buying interest in heavyweights and lower liners. At 3.05 pm, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) was 15.82 points higher at 1,678.... more
The rupiah strengthened the most in six years as overseas investors returned to Indonesian stocks, while the ringgit surged after Malaysia reported its biggest trade surplus in nine months and Brent... more
Malaysia’s ringgit headed for its biggest three-day rally in two years as trade data beat estimates and Brent crude extended its advance above $50 a barrel, helping shore up revenue for Asia’s only... more
Bursa Malaysia turned higher at mid-morning today, lifted by buying interest in most heavyweights. At 11.10 am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) was 2.64 points higher at 1,665.15... more
Oil is set for the lowest quarterly average since the first three months of 2009 as U.S. industry data showed inventories expanded in the world’s biggest consumer and OPEC’s second-largest producer... more
An overnight rate to borrow yuan in Hong Kong jumped by a record to an all-time high as the currency’s offshore exchange rate climbed to the strongest level since an Aug. 11 devaluation. The Hong... more
Malaysia’s ringgit fell the most in two weeks as Asian shares tracked Friday’s U.S. losses after the Federal Reserve’s decision to keep interest rates unchanged reignited concern that global growth... more
U.S. oil prices narrowed their discount to international benchmark Brent as a supply glut in North America abated even as it grew elsewhere. West Texas Intermediate futures for November delivery... more