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The Indian markets ended a range-bound session modestly higher on Tuesday as investors veered around to the view that Greece does not pose a systemic risk to the global financial system. Global cues were mixed, with Asian stocks rising broadly following the previous session steep sell-off, while the...

Asian-Market-100912_30Jun15.jpg Asian shares rose broadly on Tuesday after plunging in the previous session on concerns about a Greek debt default. Investors seemed to believe that Greece's debt crisis would only have a relatively small impact across emerging markets, even if Greeks vote against the EU's bailout proposals in Sunday's...

The Indian markets edged higher on Tuesday, tracking firm Asian cues as investors have veered around to the view that Greece does not pose a systemic risk to the global financial system The benchmark indexes Sensex and Nifty are currently up about 0.2 percent each, with Sun Pharma, Coal India, Hindustan...

Asian-Markets1_29Jun15.jpg Asian stock markets are mostly in positive territory on Tuesday, though gains are muted in most markets as investors treaded cautiously amid worries about the looming threat of a Greek debt default. Greece and its creditors have failed to reach an agreement on a deal to release bailout funds in time for the debt-laden country to meet a 1.6 billion euro debt payment to the IMF due on Tuesday.

Indian shares may open lower on Tuesday as indicated by futures trade on the Singapore Stock Exchange. The downside could be more limited today amid expectations that there would not be much contagion from Greece as a result of a possible Grexit. Greece is a very small country which makes up for less...

The Thai stock market has closed lower now in back-to-back sessions, giving away just 8 points or 0.5 percent along the way. The Stock Exchange of Thailand settled just above the 1,510-point plateau, and now the market draws another soft start on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The Japanese market opened higher on Tuesday, rebounding from a one-week closing low in the previous session. However, investors are treading cautiously amid worries about the looming threat of a Greek debt default. In late-morning trades, the benchmark Nikkei 225 Index is advancing 68.22 points or...

The Indonesia stock market has alternated between positive and negative finishes through the last four trading days since the end of the two-day slide in which it had fallen almost 50 points or 1 percent. The Jakarta Composite Index now rests just above the 4,880-point plateau, and now the market is...

The Australian stock market swung between gains and losses on Tuesday amid the looming threat of a Greek debt default. However, the market is currently up with modest gains. Greece and its creditors have failed to reach an agreement on a deal to release bailout funds in time for the debt-laden country...

The Hong Kong stock market has closed lower now in three straight sessions, retreating nearly 1,450 points or 5.6 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index settled just above the 25,960-point plateau, and the market is poised to open in the red again on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian...

The losing streak has hit three sessions now for the China stock market, which has plummeted almost 640 points or 15 percent in that span. The Shanghai Composite Index settled just above the 4,050-point plateau, and the market has a weak lead again on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets...

The Taiwan stock market has finished lower now in consecutive trading days, retreating more than 240 points or 2.5 percent along the way. The Taiwan Stock Exchange settled just above the 9,235-point plateau, and the market figures to open in the red again on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian...

The losing streak has hit three sessions now for the Singapore stock market, which has tumbled more than 70 points or 2.3 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 3,280-point plateau, and now the market may extend its losses on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian...

The Malaysia stock market has closed lower now in three consecutive trading days, shedding almost 40 points or 2.2 percent in that span. The Kuala Lumpur Composite Index now rests just above the 1,690-point plateau, and the market may see more pain again on Tuesday. The global forecast for the Asian...

The South Korea stock market has finished lower in two of three trading days since the end of the six-day winning streak in which it had advanced more than 55 points or 2.7 percent. The KOSPI now rests just above the 2,060-point plateau, and now the market may take further damage on Tuesday. The global...

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