7:03 pm January 26, 2015 | No Comment
The euro sank to an 11-year low on Monday, but Asian equities largely recovered from early losses after an anti-austerity party won Greece’s election, throwing its international bailout into doubt and raising fears it could leave the euro zone.
6:54 pm January 26, 2015 | No Comment
The credit rating of two Indonesian energy companies are likely to withstand the pressure from plummeting oil prices, as they are cushioned by revenue from natural gas and government support, according to Standard & Poor’s.
10:40 pm January 25, 2015 | No Comment
The branch of the Social Security Organizing Body focusing on workers’ welfare, known as BPJS Ketenagakerjaan, expects to book up to 17 percent growth in its investment returns this year, as it foresees higher funds under management and maintains a bullish outlook toward the prospects of the local stock markets.
7:54 pm January 23, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesian stocks rose to record for a second day on Friday, amid optimism that the European Central Bank’s stimulus program will cause liquidity to trickle to emerging stock markets including Indonesia's.
3:50 pm January 23, 2015 | No Comment
When Kent Rossiter seeks to place large orders to trade Asian stocks -- a common scenario given his employer, Allianz Global Investors, is among the biggest asset managers -- he finds computers are his allies.
9:44 pm January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s top-performing fund manager will add to holdings of consumer, property, banking and energy services companies, anticipating President Joko Widodo’s reforms will drive a 15 percent stock index return this year.
9:00 pm January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesian stocks rose to a record high on Thursday as investors took cues from the strengthening rupiah as a possible sign of capital inflows.
10:48 pm January 20, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s financial services regulator hopes to have finalized by June a new regulation to allow investment managers to include offshore assets in their mutual funds as a means to diversify their portfolios to reduce risks.
9:49 pm January 20, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesian stocks rose on Tuesday due to less pressure from foreign investors, while overall Asian stocks saw an increase.
8:54 pm January 16, 2015 | 2 Comments
The share prices of Indonesia’s two biggest taxi operators moved in opposite directions on Friday after the announcement of a cut in the price of widely used low-grade gasoline, highlighting the differences between the companies’ business models.
8:52 pm January 16, 2015 | No Comment
Weak oil prices shaped the performance of mutual funds in 2014 and investors expect the trend to continue, meaning last year’s star, India, is likely to keep shining in the months to come.