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By in Asia on August 4, 2016
ASIA • Markets
Asian Shares Follow Wall Street Lower
February 22, 2018
Most Asian stocks fell on Thursday, bond yields hit a fresh four-year high and the dollar stood near a one-week high against a basket of major currencies after the minutes from the Federal Reserve's January meeting showed the central bank plans to raise interest rates three times in 2018.
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Malaysia: shares close lower on Thursday
February 22, 2018
MALAYSIAN stocks closed lower on Thursday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 3.10 points to 1,855.07. Volume was 2.34 billion shares worth RM2.06 billion.
Singapore shares shed earlier gains to close lower
February 22, 2018
SINGAPORE shares ended lower on Thursday, following the drop in US markets overnight.
Broker's take: UOB upgrades KSH to "buy", cites profit potential of China project
February 22, 2018
ANALYSTS at UOB Kay Hian have upgraded their call on KSH Holdings to "buy" and increased the target price of the property firm's shares from S$0.87 to S$1.08.
Europe: Stock markets slide at open
February 22, 2018
[LONDON] European stock markets slid at the start of trading on Thursday after large drops in Asia and on Wall Street, as investors predict a series of US interest rate rises.
Hong Kong shares retreat, Shanghai reopens with rally
February 22, 2018
[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks sank on Thursday following Wall Street losses with traders fretting over the prospect of high US interest rates, though mainland Chinese markets surged as they reopened after a week-long Lunar New Year break.
Seoul: Stocks, won down as Fed worries dampen sentiment
February 22, 2018
[SEOUL] South Korea's KOSPI stock index and the Korean won both slumped to over one-week lows on Thursday as risk appetite weakened after minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting suggested policymakers will continue raising rates further this year.
Forex Markets
Confusion reigns
February 22, 2018
Confusion reigns In a market starved for significant news, the FOMC minutes provided just enough talking
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