9:14 pm March 3, 2015 | No Comment
Five hedge funds are testing Indonesiaâ€™s legal protections for foreign investors after a local court barred them from Bakrie Telecomâ€™s debt restructuring talks.
9:12 am March 2, 2015 | No Comment
Australian shares rose to a fresh seven-year high on Monday as a Chinese rate cut pushed up resources stocks while growing expectations of a domestic rate cut prompted investors to buy banks.
9:39 am February 23, 2015 | No Comment
For anyone who thought this monthâ€™s surprise interest-rate cut in Australia would deliver gains for the nationâ€™s bond market, you thought wrong.
11:20 pm February 20, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesiaâ€™s main stock index hit another record high on Friday as investors maintained an upbeat earnings outlook for companies that they believe should brace for surging consumer demand.
8:58 pm February 20, 2015 | No Comment
As the technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index closes in on the all-time high it reached in March 2000, investors are facing a market that barely resembles the go-go era of 15 years ago.
11:09 am February 20, 2015 | 4 Comments
Shares of Holcim Indonesia and Semen Indonesia have both lost at least 14 percent from their July peaks, wiping out gains fueled by bets President Joko Widodoâ€™s $18 billion infrastructure spending pledge would lead to an earnings windfall.
10:12 am February 20, 2015 | No Comment
The euro struggled to pick up in Asia on Friday ahead of Greeceâ€™s last-minute funding talks with its European creditors, while the dollar was supported by expectations US interest rates will go up this year.
12:55 pm February 18, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesiaâ€™s stocks are poised to reclaim their record high as Nomura Holdings and Ashmore Asset Management said the central bankâ€™s first interest-rate cut in three years may benefit banks and homebuilders at the expense of a weaker currency.
10:08 am February 17, 2015 | No Comment
Shares in commodities firm Noble Group fell sharply for a second straight day on Tuesday, after a negative report by a little known short-selling firm and a ratings review by a local brokerage.
9:51 am February 17, 2015 | No Comment
Chinaâ€™s world-best stock market rally made January the busiest month for IPOs in a year. It also created a bundle of new billionaires.
9:09 am February 17, 2015 | No Comment
Australiaâ€™s Macquarie Group is stepping up its presence in energy markets, considering acquisitions in futures, physical oil and refined products businesses as falling oil prices help drive client activity.