Posts Tagged ‘Markets’

What is helping the ringgit’s rise?

According to an analyst, the stars are currently aligned for the ringgit
by MARK RAO / pic by BLOOMBERG The ringgit has been a standout performer this ...

Top Glove remains positive despite looming oversupply

Group continues to see repeat orders from its customers, hence will focus on improving productivity, quality and innovation
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By ...

JPMorgan sees liquidity wildcard in future

They reckon investors should pencil the next crisis in for 2020
by BLOOMBERG TOKYO • How bad will the next crisis be? JPMorgan Chase & Co has an ...

EM sneeze puts developed world immunity in doubt

SINGAPORE • As the sell-offs in Turkey and Argentina spread to other emerging markets (EMs), doubts that developed markets can retain their immunity are ...

Battered from all sides, HK stocks fall into bear market

HONG KONG • A rout in technology stocks, emerging market (EM) contagion, currency weakness, an economy under threat.
Welcome to Hong Kong, where just ...

Global currencies, equities fall as Turkey’s financial crisis looms

Turkish lira sheds 8.31% against dollar, shocking markets in Europe, Asia and South America
by NG MIN SHEN / Graphic by TMR  Turkey’s looming ...

KLCI higher at midday amid muted regional markets

by TMR
Malaysia’s KLCI recovered from a flat start to trade in the green at mid-session today, continuing to rally from the 12-month low it ...

Trade war to keep oil prices in check, larger demand concerns seen in China

by MARK RAO
THE start of US-China trade tariffs is expected to contain crude oil prices, but longer-term growth concerns in China could prove a bigger ...

Navarro talks down trade policy threat to calm markets

By BLOOMBERG
WASHINGTON • White House trade advisor Peter Navarro sought to ease investor concerns about US trade policy, indicating that a Treasury ...

HK spends on tech, steps up rebates

Delivering the annual budget, Chan pledges to return 40% of a hefty RM69b surplus to community
by BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • Hong Kong unveiled new plans to ...

World’s biggest sovereign wealth fund delivers record return

by BLOOMBERG
OSLO • Norway’s sovereign wealth fund delivered its biggest return on record in 2017, capping a year in which it passed the US$1 trillion ...

Bursa up by 9.53 points at midday

Pic by TMR
The local bourse was higher at midsession trading today in line with the performance of US and regional markets. At 11.57am today, ...