7:32 pm August 18, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia’s benchmark stock index rose for the time in two days as the rupiah strengthened, driven by funds inflow from overseas investors.
1:30 pm August 18, 2014 | No Comment
It isn’t as worrisome as in 2013, and yet Indonesia’s currency and bond markets are showing slight signs of investor anxiety over falling export revenues and the government’s failure to raise prices of subsidized oil.
8:02 pm August 14, 2014 | No Comment
Saudi Arabia is one of the last major markets in the world to open up, so the reform is attracting massive interest among international fund managers. But they will face an unusual and in some ways difficult trading environment.
12:56 pm August 14, 2014 | No Comment
New stocks have regained their reputation as can’t-lose bets in China just four years after that last frenzy ended badly — a majority of IPOs in the second half of 2010 saddled investors with losses within a year.
1:58 pm August 13, 2014 | No Comment
Apexindo Pratama Duta, an Indonesian oil and gas drilling services provider, is considering selling $200 million in bonds this year to finance its expansion plans.
12:52 pm August 13, 2014 | No Comment
China’s bank lending slumped in July from June, the central bank said on Wednesday, as demand for loans weakened amid struggles in the property sector, key to the world’s second-largest economy.
8:12 pm August 12, 2014 | No Comment
Jakarta Market Roundup Indonesian stocks rose for a second day on Tuesday, ahead of the central bank’s monthly meeting on monetary policy. The benchmark Jakarta Composite Index, gained 19.15 points, or 0.4 percent, to 5,132.39, extending Monday’s 1.2 percent advance. Around 6.1 billion shares valued at Rp 5.5 trillion ($466 million) changed hands on the […]
12:20 pm August 12, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesian President-elect Joko Widodo’s plans to fix Southeast Asia’s largest economy are getting a vote of confidence from foreign-exchange traders, who are the most optimistic on the rupiah in four years.
12:11 pm August 12, 2014 | No Comment
Southeast Asia’s best-performing dollar-denominated corporate bond market is faltering as Indonesia’s new president seeks to deliver on election promises amid legal challenges and global military conflicts.