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Interactive Brokers offers trading platform to wealth managers in Singapore

SINGAPORE (July 8): Interactive Brokers Group, a global brokerage firm that was founded in the US, has now made its trading platform available to institutional investors here – especially wealth ma

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Asian markets closely tied to China’s recovery will outperform peers over the next year, says BlackRock

(July 6): The world’s biggest asset manager is betting that some of the Asian markets that are closely tied to China’s recovery and have policy headroom will outperform peers over the next year.

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Assessing the risk scenarios: Selloff. Rebound. Now what?

(July 3): One of the biggest fears in the markets now is a second Covid-19 wave.

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Asia stocks to have muted start to 3Q20

(July 1): Asian stocks were poised for a muted start to a new quarter, with investors assessing better-than-estimated US economic data amid concern over the coronavirus spread and Sino-American ten

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SGX to include SGX FTSE Taiwan Index futures to gain exposure to fast-growing Taiwan stock market

SINGAPORE (July 1): The Singapore Exchange (SGX) announced that it is introducing a futures contract on the FTSE Taiwan RIC Capped Index (FTSE Taiwan) on Wednesday.

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Millions of small investors pile into Asian stocks, making pros nervous

(June 29): When the coronavirus pandemic sent shares plunging, you didn’t have to be a professional investor to spot a buying opportunity. In fact, it might be better if you weren’t.

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Asian stocks set for gains after late rally on Wall Street

(June 26): Asian stocks looked poised for gains after a late rally on Wall Street, as investors weighed the prospects for additional stimulus against the spike in U.S. virus cases.

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Asia stocks climb after Trump says US-China trade deal intact

(June 23): Asian stocks climbed and the yen retreated after President Donald Trump said that the US-China trade deal is intact, easing doubts sparked by reported comments from a senior adviser.

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Asian stocks set for mixed start to Friday trading after muted session on Wall Street

(June 19): Asian stocks looked poised for a mixed start to Friday trading after a muted session on Wall Street saw shares end little changed. Treasuries and the dollar rose.

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The Fed is headed in the same direction as the ECB

(June 19): The US Federal Reserve has started buying corporate bonds in the secondary market, but it is not the first of its peers to do so.

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