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

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

What to expect at the next Bank of Japan (BOJ) meeting as the yen falls?

The Japanese yen is hovering close to its weakest level since 1998, and authorities have suggested taking action to stem the currency’s decline. Ahead of the Bank of Japan’s rate decision later this week, CNBC is looking at whether Japan’s central bank could move away from its ultra-easy monetary policy as the Federal Reserve maintains … 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

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

European markets open to close; investors react to US inflation data

European markets were lower on Wednesday as investors reacted to the latest inflation data from the US The pan-European Stoxx 600 fell 0.8% in mid-afternoon, while food and beverage stocks lost 1.4%, pushing nearly all sectors and major stock markets into the red. US stocks recorded their worst day in two years on Tuesday after … Read more