Wednesday, 19 February 2020 07:32 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday as investors adjusted their positions amid lingering fears over the impact of the new coronavirus on the economy.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 0.65 percent or 151.73 points at 23,345.53 in early trade, while the broader Topix index was up 0.56 percent or 9.26 points at 1,674.97.
Source : AFP
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 17:26 WIB
Investors have been plunged back into a gloomy mood over the German economy on concern the coronavirus outbreak in China will disrupt global trade.
ZEW's index of expectations for the next six months decreased to 8.7 in February, below even the most pessimistic estimate in a Bloomberg survey. The poll suggests confidence is fading that Europe's largest economy can stem a manufacturing recession...
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 08:10 WIB
AUD/USD has barely moved in response to the Aussie wage growth data for the fourth quarter released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics 00:00 UTC.
The data showed wages growth sticking at 0.5% quarter-on-quarter and 2.2% year-on-year as expected, leaving the AUD/USD unaffected around 0.6692, the level where it was trading before the data was released.
The lackluster market reaction is not...