Feb 23, 2016

Chinese stock downA Hong Kong-based fund manager says the collapse of the Chinese stock market in recent months has left Chinese stocks trading at attractive prices.

Feb 23, 2016

Pune IndiaNorthern Trust, a custodian bank and asset manager, is to open an office in Pune, India, where it aims to employ 500 people over the next two years.

Feb 16, 2016

Global chartsJapanese asset manager Sumi Trust has promoted Katsunori Kitakura to the role of lead strategist in charge of global market research and analysis.

Feb 16, 2016

China indicesIndex compiler MSCI will add 13 companies to its China A indexes, which include large and mid-cap stocks listed in Shanghai and Shenzen.

Feb 16, 2016

Tokyo cityThe Japanese economy shrank by 0.4% in the final quarter of last year, increasing pressure on the central bank for more stimulus.

Feb 09, 2016

Year-of-the-MonkeyAlthough more upheaval is possible in China's stock market, which fell nearly 13% in dollar terms in January, the Year of the Monkey may yet delight investors with its gambols.


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