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Hang Seng Index

The Hang Seng Index (abbreviated: HSI, Chinese: 恒生指數) is a freefloat-adjusted market capitalization-weighted stock market index in Hong Kong. It is used to record and monitor daily changes of the largest companies of the Hong Kong stock market and is the main indicator of the overall market performance in Hong Kong. These 45 companies represent about 67% of capitalization of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Read More

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Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon July 8, 2014

By Comsec

The ASX 200 traded in a range of 20 points over the course of Tuesday. In the first hour of trade the ASX 200 was at its best and worst levels when it was up by 1p and down by 19 points. There after the index battled to move higher;on several occasio... (Jul 08)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, RETAIL

Chinese Financial Stocks Surge on Beijing's IPO Reforms

By IBTimes UK

Brokerage and insurance firms rally as over 760 firms can potentially list in China. (Dec 03)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLDMAN SACHS, INVESTMENT

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 10/25/13

By Comsec

Local stocks went against the regional trend today which saw most of the leading indices lose ground. The improvement on Friday has meant that over the last 5 days the index has gained about 1.2%. (Oct 25)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, JAPAN

Asia's Richest Man Li Ka-Shing Readies War Chest to Boost European Footprint

By IBTimes UK

Li eyes $18bn war chest from potential asset sales. (Oct 24)

MORE TOPICS: RETAIL, CREDIT SUISSE, INVESTMENT, CHINA

Australian Dollar Outlook - 13 August 2013

By IBTimes AU

Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian Dollar is being weighed down by strength in the greenback amid renewed expectations that the US Federal Reserve will begin tapering its economic stimulus program soon. (Aug 13, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CHINA, GOLD, DOW JONES, FTSE, JAPAN, GERMANY, FEDERAL RESERVE, RETAIL SALES, RETAIL

Japanese stocks lose steam as yen bounces

By Reuters UK

Japanese stocks struggled to extend gains on Monday as an initial rally sparked by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's big election win over the weekend fizzled with profit taking emerging after the yen bounced off lows. (Jul 22, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, TOYOTA, JAPAN, COPPER

Asian shares rise, dollar steady before Bernanke testimony

By Reuters UK

Asian shares edged up on Wednesday, while the dollar held near a three-week low on expectations that Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will reiterate later in the day that U.S. monetary policy is to stay accommodative. (Jul 17, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, BEN BERNANKE, BNP PARIBAS, JAPAN, COPPER

Banking business leaves Ping An exposed to China market turmoil

By Reuters UK

The Ping An Insurance Group Co of China Ltd <601318.SS> <2318.HK> has, for years, been the country's financial industry darling. (Jul 12, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MORGAN STANLEY, UBS AG, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT

Asian shares hit two-week low on Fed taper fears after jobs data

By Reuters

Asian shares tumbled on Monday as strong U.S. jobs growth increased the chances of the Federal Reserve rolling back its stimulus in coming months, sending the dollar to a three-year high against a basket of major currencies. (Jul 08, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, FTSE, JAPAN, COPPER

Asian shares fall on Fed taper fears after jobs data

By Reuters

Asian shares tumbled on Monday as strong U.S. jobs growth reinforced the likelihood that the Federal Reserve will roll back its stimulus in coming months, sending the dollar to a three-year high against a basket of major currencies. (Jul 08, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, JAPAN, COPPER, INVESTMENT