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Oil’s rising again as Iran’s warning of war ratchets up tensions

Given the level of uncertainty into the weekend, prices could remain skewed to the upside, says an analyst.

Ringgit higher at opening, tracking higher crude oil prices

The ringgit traded mostly higher against other major currencies except for the British pound.

London overtakes India’s Mumbai in Rupee trading

Rupee trading in United Kingdom soared to US$46.8 billion in April. 

Ringgit opens slightly higher against US dollar

Further monetary easing by the Fed may give push to ringgit.

Fed trades ‘remarkably positive’ for ‘no precedents’ after volatile year

The discussion this week will centre around how badly the positive outlook of last year has eroded.

Oil rises as new Saudi minister signals Opec cuts to continue

Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman has promised to push Opec members to curb production.

Pound falls as traders brace for Brexit showdown with parliament’s return

Traders are expecting much more volatility in sterling in the coming months.

Italian bond yields set for biggest monthly fall since 2013

Italy's bond market was one of the bloc's best performers as investors grabbed the positive-yielding debt.

Oil heads for best week on pause in US-China trade hostilities

The pause on trade hostilities between the US and China has had a positive effect on oil prices.

Alibaba’s US$15 bil conundrum: Amid HK’s protests, when should they list?

Two sources involved in the deal say Alibaba's thinking on the deal is ‘fluid’ and the company is considering several timetables.

Bitcoin posts biggest weekly decline since November

The world’s largest digital asset fell about 15% this week, its biggest slide since November.

Cathay shares fall as China scrutinises airline over staff protests

Cathay Pacific shares are set for the lowest close since June 2009.

Ringgit opens lower against US dollar

The FOMC's rate cut is adding strength to the dollar, which could mean the ringgit will linger at its current resistance level.

Ringgit opens flat against US dollar

Overall, the ringgit is trading lower against a basket of major currencies except for the pound.

JPMorgan taps Germany’s growing appetite for investment advice

Many of JPMorgan’s German clients are investing more internationally.

Dubai is back and a bargain, at least to stock pickers...

Hobbled by a lacklustre economy and languishing in the shadow of its Gulf Arab neighbours, the emirate’s stocks have dropped in three of the last four years.

Goldman says Asia’s trade slump is showing signs of bottoming

Chinese and American trade negotiators meet again in Shanghai this week for the first round of meetings between both sides since talks broke down in May.

Investors trading to prep for the ‘Big One’ should’ve stayed still

Defensive areas of the market may not fall as much when the going gets tough, but they’ll be behind when everything’s said and done.

Asian markets slip as uncertainty stalks trading floors

The losses in Asia followed a negative lead from Wall Street, where big-name firms sank on weak corporate reports.

Asian stocks hit by trade woes

Hong Kong, Shanghai and Tokyo were all well down in the morning, while there were also losses in Singapore and Taipei.

Bitcoin drops more than 10% as scrutiny of cryptocurrencies grows

Bitcoin fell 11.1% to US$9,855 on Friday, its lowest since July 2.

Bitcoin tumbles as cryptocurrency’s 2019 surge starts to waver

The price of the largest cryptocurrency fell 11% since Friday.

Bitcoin slides 12%, ending recent surge

This slide ends Bitcoin’s recent surge since April.

Bitcoin tops US$12,000 for first time since January 2018

The largest cryptocurrency surged about 8%, surpassing the US$12,000 level for the first time in almost a year and a half.