Markets

MSCI: S. Korea may harm stock market with tax plan

By BLOOMBERG
CHICAGO • MSCI Inc, whose decisions on stock indexes guide the investment of trillions of dollars, said South Korea’s proposed changes to ...

Frontier markets come into their own

With the combined market value exceeding RM2.8t, the frontier group has begun to outpace EM stocks
by BLOOMBERG LONDON • If you’re an equity investor, ...

Bitcoin rebounds from dip below RM39,600 in white-knuckle ride

The gyrations took the digital token across a trading range of more than RM10,296 over 18 hours
by BLOOMBERG NEW YORK • Bitcoin’s wild start to 2018 ...
Parlo Bhd

Parlo rises on 1st day of trading on ACE Market

By LYDIA NATHAN / Graphic By TMR
Parlo Bhd, formerly Cybertowers Bhd, has been relisted on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia, after completing its ...

SOEs eye stakes in China’s private companies

Xi has called state enterprises the ‘backbone’ of China’s socialist economy
by BLOOMBERG SHANGHAI • After tightening the Communist Party’s grip on ...

HK stocks have room to keep climbing

The bursting of China’s stock bubble and a plunging yuan in 2015 undermined investor confidence
by BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • Hong Kong stocks have flown ...
TM-TNB

TM, TNB to undertake national broadband agenda

By NG MIN SHEN / Graphic By TMR
Two of the country’s largest utility companies Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) and Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) have inked a ...

SoftBank climbs after saying IPO of mobile unit is an option

The rm is planning to list its wireless unit in Tokyo and overseas this year and the offering could bring in about RM72b
by BLOOMBERG TOKYO • SoftBank ...

Pharma stocks seen as hottest Egypt picks

Positive sentiment toward equities will continue this year as many stocks trade at attractive valuations
by BLOOMBERG DUBAI • Healthcare and ...

Foreign funds into Bursa narrow to RM772m

By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Graphic By TMR
FOREIGN funds continued to up their investments in Bursa Malaysia-listed stocks last week with a net purchase of ...

The mysterious twitter user drawing a swarm of Japan traders

by BLOOMBERG
On a day when billions in profits and losses would be determined by split-second trades, the salaried professionals of Japan’s ...

S&P 500 momentum getting historic

Forty-seven firms in the S&P 500 are already up at least 10% this year, compared to just 2 down as much
by BLOOMBERG NEW YORK • The New Year’s ...