Posts Tagged ‘asian stocks’

Asian stocks rise for fourth consecutive session

Chinese bank shares were boosted after a unit of the country’s sovereign wealth fund increased its stake in the lenders View full post on UK Business Stories

Asian Stocks Advance as Greece Makes Progress to Secure Aid

Asian stocks advanced for a second day, with the regional benchmark index heading for its biggest two-day gain since December 2009, after Greece made progress in meeting requirements for more international aid and Germany vowed continued support for the country. View full post on Finance Stories

Asian Stocks Pare Declines After G-20 Pledges ‘Strong’ Response

Asian stocks pared declines after finance chiefs from the Group of 20 nations said they would address “heightened downside risks” from sovereign debt and a slowing global economy. View full post on Finance Stories

Asian Stocks Plunge as Global Outlook Roils Markets Worldwide

The global rout in equities engulfed Asia’s stock markets, sending benchmark indexes in the region’s six biggest markets down more than 20 percent from recent highs after Standard & Poor’s cut the U.S. credit rating and China’s inflation accelerated. View full post on Finance Stories

Asian Stocks Fall as U.S. Lawmakers Fail to Agree Deal on Debt

Asian stocks fell, led by banks and exporters, as the failure to raise the U.S. federal debt limit raised the prospect of a default that may threaten the global recovery. View full post on Finance Stories

Asian stocks rise on Greek deal

Asian shares rose sharply following a fresh deal on Greek debt View full post on UK Business Stories

Asian Stocks Post First Gain in Eight Weeks on Europe Optimism

Asian stocks climbed, driving the region’s key benchmark index to its first advance in eight weeks, as concern Europe’s debt crisis will hurt earnings of exporters and banks eased and the Federal Reserve said it is prepared to provide further stimulus to the U.S. economy if needed. View full post on Finance Stories

Asian Stocks Climbs on Optimism Over Greece Aid; Sony Advances

Asian stocks rose, with the regional benchmark index paring the biggest monthly decline in a year, amid speculation European officials will sanction more assistance for Greece. View full post on Finance Stories

Asian stocks in retreat for a second day

Shares in the region were lower, with the Nikkei off more than 1% as Japanese games makers, including Sony, slumped after Nintendo reported its second year of falling profits View full post on UK Business Stories

Fresh Tepco woes pressure Asian stocks

Asian stocks came under pressure as investors reacted to images of radioactive water pouring into the ocean off Japan while semiconductor shares retreated on a report of falling chip sales View full post on UK Business Stories