Shares fall; Singapore, Malaysia inflation

An electronic board displays stock information on the Australian Securities Exchange, operated by ASX Ltd., in Sydney, Australia, on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. Brendon Thorne | Bloomberg via Getty Images Shares in Asia-Pacific fell Friday as investors continue to weigh in on the Federal Reserve’s aggressive stance. In Australia, the S&P/ASX 200 fell 2.28% on … Read more

Fed hike, Bank of Japan, interest rates, currencies

British pound continues to fall, hovering around 37-year low The British pound fell further in morning trading in Asia, reaching $1.1217, its lowest level since 1985. The currency has lost ground against the US dollar this year as economic concerns mount. Analysts are divided on whether the British central bank will raise interest rates by … Read more

Asian markets retreat ahead of Fed decision on interest rates

TOKYO – Asian stocks fell largely on Wednesday as investors anticipated a widely anticipated rate hike by the US Federal Reserve, which is trying to quell its highest inflation rate in decades. Japanese benchmark Nikkei 225 NIK, -1.37% fell 1.4% in morning trading. Australian S&P/ASX 200 XJO, -1.37% fell 1.4%, while Kospi 180721 from South … Read more

Fed Interest Rates, Wall Street, Currencies, Yields

The Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE), operated by Japan Exchange Group Inc. (JPX), in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday, November 30, 2020. Toru Hanai | Bloomberg via Getty Images Shares in Asia-Pacific opened lower on Wednesday, following Wall Street’s negative lead ahead of the Federal Reserve’s expected rate hike. Japan’s Nikkei 225 fell 1% in early trading, … Read more

Asia-Pacific Markets Will Trade Mixed As Japan’s Core Inflation Rises – CNBC

Asia-Pacific Markets Will Trade Mixed As Japan’s Core Inflation RisesCNBC USD/JPY trading at support as APAC markets appear higher on Japanese inflationDailyFX AUD/USD May Recover as Chinese Lockdowns Ease for FOMC, BoJDailyFX See full coverage on Google News

Hong Kong stocks suffer losses; Fed, BOJ meeting this week

China’s yuan has room to weaken further in the near term, says Goldman Sachs There is still room for the Chinese yuan to weaken further, economists at Goldman Sachs said after both the onshore and offshore yuan plunged last week to their lowest levels since July 2020. “We expect CNY weakness to continue in the … Read more

Hong Kong stocks suffer losses; Fed, BOJ meeting this week

China’s yuan has room to weaken further in the near term, says Goldman Sachs There is still room for the Chinese yuan to weaken further, economists at Goldman Sachs said after both the onshore and offshore yuan plunged last week to their lowest levels since July 2020. “We expect CNY weakness to continue in the … Read more

Shares fall, Chinese yuan passes 7 level

Pedestrians cross a road in front of an electronic listing board displaying the stock prices of companies on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo on May 13, 2021. KAZUHIRO NOGI | AFP via Getty Images Shares in Asia-Pacific fell Friday as investors digest US economic data and look ahead to the release of China’s industrial … Read more

Kevin O’Leary says it’s ‘crazy’ not to invest in Chinese stocks

Avoiding the Chinese market is “crazy” and “makes no sense” in light of how cheap Chinese stocks are currently, said Kevin O’Leary of O’Shares Investments. According to him, this is due to these factors: the expected size of economic growth in China; a foreseeable end to regulatory disputes with the United States; and the interdependence … Read more

Stocks rise after previous negative session

CNBC Pro: Want a higher return? Kevin O’Leary Says You’re Putting Your Money At Risk – And Shares His Stock Picks Billionaire investor Kevin O’Leary believes market volatility is back, and thinks investors will have to take some risks to get higher returns. “If you want to get returns of 6% to 8%, you have … Read more