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  1. Business - Economy - CURRENCIES

    Japanese policymakers warn that rapid yen moves 'undesirable'

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:05am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Japan warns rapid yen moves 'undesirable' Japanese policymakers warned yesterday that rapid fluctuations in the yen were undesirable for the economy, suggesting ... levels, it was desirable for the Japanese currency to stabilise at levels that reflect economic fundamentals. "It's not good for Japan and the global economies for currencies to have big ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Rupee forecasts ahead of rest of Asian currencies

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 06:02am by Bloomberg

    ... cent for China, 0.5 per cent for Japan and 2.5 per cent for US Treasuries. ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Australia dollar down as consumer confidence drops

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 06:02am by Bloomberg

    ... at the start of this month. "The Fed is likely to raise rates by mid-2015, while other countries like Japan are forced to still ease," said Kazuo Shirai, a trader at Union Bank in Los ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Currency hedge funds welcome a return to market volatility

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 01:09am by BLOOM

    ... is up from a record low on a closing basis of 5.29 per cent in July. Splits in policy among central bankers in the US, euro zone, Britain and Japan are becoming more pronounced, setting ...

  5. News - Asia - CURRENCIES

    Japan considers regulation of bitcoins in wake of Mt Gox failure

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 11:18pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo After the failure of the Mt Gox exchange in the wake of a huge theft, authorities are struggling to find ways of regulating digital transactions Japan considers tax on bitcoins Japan is looking at ways to tax bitcoin transactions, a report said yesterday, in the wake of the spectacular failure of the Tokyo-based Mt Gox exchange after ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Australia plays catch-up in yuan business as deal with China nears

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by Reuters

    ... as China is already the top buyer of resources in Australia with a dominant share of 52 per cent, and the second in energy purchases following Japan. Australia now has a swap line worth 200 billion ...

  7. Business - Economy - CURRENCIES

    Euro is heading for a fall

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:07am by DAVID BROWN

    ... with the United States, Japan and Britain- which have embraced major QE programmes- which means the euro will remain a relatively well-bid currency. Since ECB president Mario Draghi declared two years ago ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Peg architect sees little Shanghai impact on yuan

    Posted May 01st 2014, 01:28am by BLOOM

    ... and Japan in 1981. Mainland policymakers need to allow companies to fail and liberalise interest rates to overhaul the economy, which will struggle to grow faster than 8 per cent amid a slowdown ...

  9. Business - Economy - CURRENCIES

    Hong Kong shoppers cashing in on weak yen

    Posted Apr 06th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Cheaper Japanese food imports prove popular in HK, as weak yen also boosts tourism to Japan Shoppers cashing in on weak yen Japanese food retailers ... and Hokkaido from late last year. Meanwhile, the tension over a territorial dispute between China and Japan has prompted Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways to cut their services to Hong Kong. ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    Yuan rebound likely amid Beijing's bid to stem capital flight

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 01:40am by BLOOM

    ... in a survey. Japan's biggest brokerage said the People's Bank of China had guided the yuan's 2.5 per cent loss this year to help curb speculative bets on appreciation. Second-ranked ... said Craig Chan, Nomura's head of currency strategy for Asia ex-Japan. "Capital flight could be very large and destabilising for the domestic market." The mainland is trying ...




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