Posts Tagged ‘Markets’

Stocks, oil prices tumble as deadly China virus rattles markets

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Global stock markets and oil prices plunged Monday as panicked investors bolted into safer assets such as gold after China ...

Asian markets as investors remain buoyed by trade hopes

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HONG KONG – Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday following another record close on Wall Street as investors bet on China and the ...

Swiss stock exchange says to bid 2.8b euros for Spanish BME bourse

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ZURICH – Swiss stock exchange operator SIX said Monday it planned to bid for Bolsas y Mercados Espanoles (BME) to create ...

Trade hope helps Asian markets bounce back from sell-off

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HONG KONG – Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday, recovering from the previous day’s pounding, after Donald Trump said ...

Asian markets mostly rise on optimism for trade, stimulus

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HONG KONG – Most Asian markets rose Tuesday on the back of hopes for central bank and government stimulus measures around the ...

Asia stocks choppy as trade war fears dominate markets

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HONG KONG – Asian markets were jittery Friday as a modest rebound in US equities failed to ease fears over the US-China ...

Asia stocks down on recession fears

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HONG KONG – Asian markets fell Thursday after the Dow suffered its worst day of the year as fears of a global recession ...

Continued equity rout claims more victims

Malaysia is among the more susceptible markets due to its trade exposures to both the US and China
by MARK RAO / pic by TMR FILE PIX EMERGING and ...

Boeing sells RM14.5b of bonds

NEW YORK • Boeing Co borrowed in the bond and loan markets after two deadly plane crashes forced the company to scale back production of its most ...

A roller coaster year thus far for ringgit

The local note has lost ground on fears that BNM will lower the OPR next month
By MARK RAO / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL There was much cheer when the ...

Bank Islam continues to focus on affordable housing segment

We are already adopting the right model to support this affordable segment, says CEO
By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Bank Islam ...

Some well-known bankers go solo amid crisis in India credit

They face huge risks succeeding as financial institutions with deeper pockets stumbled and their businesses are largely just in initial stages
MUMBAI • ...