5:11 pm June 17, 2015 | No Comment
Government spending on infrastructure in Indonesia is expected to accelerate in the second half of the year, boosting considerably the performance of major state-controlled construction companies on the stock market, said a report from Danareksa Sekuritas, a state-owned brokerage firm.
8:00 pm May 20, 2015 | No Comment
State telecommunication firm Telekomunikasi Indonesia, known as Telkom, will issue its first 30-year corporate bonds in Indonesia, as parts of its effort to help finance its infrastructure development this year.
11:59 am May 18, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia's Bank BNI Syariah plans to sell Rp 500 billion ($38.1 million) worth of Islamic bonds to help diversify its financing sources.
8:25 pm May 11, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s main stock index started the week in negative territory as investors await concrete moves by the government to revive growth that could return confidence to the market.
2:03 pm May 7, 2015 | No Comment
iInstead of betting all-out against German bunds, Billl Gross wagered they would trade in a narrow range for the time being.
9:28 am May 6, 2015 | No Comment
They were reviled in the age of Rembrandt, outlawed in the time of Newton and, in the days of Napoleon, branded enemies of the state. Now short sellers have embraced the age of Twitter — and the results are almost as explosive.
2:31 pm May 5, 2015 | No Comment
Private banks have snapped up the bulk of Singapore’s S$9.5 billion ($7.1 billion) of corporate perpetuals on behalf of wealthy clients, reckoning the companies would repay the notes at their soonest chance rather than incur higher interest rates when a so-called step-up coupon takes effect.
1:44 pm May 1, 2015 | No Comment
Disappointing earnings have sent the Jakarta stock index down nearly 7 percent over seven straight sessions as investors fret about the prospect of a further slowdown in Southeast Asia's biggest economy.
10:08 am April 30, 2015 | No Comment
The wait is almost over for Japanese investors who’ve spent 25 years marking time as the stock market worked its way back from the crash of 1989.
9:48 pm April 29, 2015 | 3 Comments
Indonesian stocks fell for a third straight day on Wednesday amid disappointing earnings reports and mounting doubt among investors about the ability of President Joko Widodo’s administration to weather the economic turbulence.
2:52 pm April 28, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesian companies encouraged to protect themselves against swings in the rupiah are being presented with a dilemma, as the instability that makes it Asia’s most volatile currency also ensures it’s the most expensive to hedge.
2:31 pm April 28, 2015 | No Comment
Southeast Asian stock markets mostly fell on Tuesday amid caution in Asia ahead of the Federal Reserve’s two-day policy meeting, with Indonesia extending losses on disappointing earnings while Thai shares slipped after weak trade data.
10:54 pm April 27, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s benchmark stock index fell the most in almost seven months on Monday, amid concerns of corporate earnings slowing economic growth in the first quarter.
11:56 am April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment
Indonesian stocks dropped, sending the benchmark index toward its biggest loss in six months, on concern an economic slowdown will damp earnings growth.