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    1. October 11, 2014

      Banks agree to derivatives rules to cope with future crisis

      The world's largest banks have agreed to give up their rights to immediately end derivatives contracts with crisis-hit...

    2. September 25, 2014

      NZ dollar slides on talk of intervention from central bank chief

      The New Zealand dollar was the biggest casualty in a broad currency sell-off against the dollar after the country’s central...

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      As Turkey tries to rein in its current account deficit and shift away from its heavy r...
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    1. September 2, 2014

      Yen weakens on back of rising wages

      The yen fell to its lowest level against the dollar since January on Tuesday on the back of rising wage data and rumours of...

    2. August 18, 2014

      Dollar bulls should target yen on Fed hawkishness

      The market faces another week rich with monetary policy resonance. There’s a raft of US housing data, in the middle of which...

    3. April 6, 2014

      Japan love of high-yielding currencies dwindles

      Japanese investors’ love of high-yielding currencies, epitomised by the popularity of so-called double-decker funds, appears...

    4. November 27, 2013

      Tougher regime for Turkish banks amid moves to temper credit boom

      By 2023, the centenary of the founding of the Republic of Turkey, the government of Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants to establish...

    5. November 6, 2013

      Mitsubishi Motors plans $2.1bn rights issue

      Mitsubishi Motors plans to raise up to Y210bn ($2.1bn) through a rights issue to repay other parts of the Mitsubishi group...

    6. August 23, 2013

      Rupiah drops as Indonesia announces deficit measures

      Calm in sovereign debt markets ensured some recovery against the dollar on foreign exchanges on Friday but Indonesia’s...

    7. August 7, 2013

      Sterling recovers poise after BoE guidance

      Sterling bounced after the Bank of England adopted forward guidance linked to the labour market, but added certain caveats...

    8. July 30, 2013

      Japan leads rush into southeast Asia

      Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe has a fondness for airborne imagery when it comes to describing his country’s...

    9. July 23, 2013

      Dollar holds near monthly low

      The dollar remained at its lowest point in a month on Tuesday as investors took a gamble against the Federal Reserve...

    10. June 20, 2013

      BTMU fined $250m over US sanctions breaches

      Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ has agreed to pay $250m for violating New York state’s banking laws over transactions involving...

    11. June 11, 2013

      Yen jumps after BoJ policy decision

      Japan’s yen jumped sharply on Tuesday, soaring against higher-yielding emerging market and commodity currencies after the...

    12. January 20, 2013

      Economic Outlook: BoJ decision awaited

      Investors are likely to discover tomorrow what impact weeks of political pressure have had on the Bank of Japan as it...

    13. January 20, 2013

      Economic outlook: BoJ target in view

      Investors are likely to discover tomorrow what impact weeks of political pressure have had on the Bank of Japan as it...

    14. January 3, 2013

      Dollar and yen climb as risk rally fades

      The dollar and yen rose on Thursday as the rally that drove risk-sensitive assets to some of their biggest daily gains in...

    15. December 27, 2012

      MUFG unit to take stake in VietinBank

      Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi, the core bank in the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, is to take a 20 per cent stake in VietinBank...

    16. December 2, 2012

      Japan bank chief warns on bond exposure

      The risk facing Japanese banks from their vast holdings of government bonds has been underlined by the chief executive of...

    17. November 29, 2012

      Sluggish start for yen/renminbi market

      Direct trading between the Japanese yen and the Chinese renminbi has got off to a sluggish start, checked by fears of a...

    18. October 26, 2012

      Nine more banks added to Libor probe

      Nine of the world’s biggest banks are facing increased scrutiny from US state prosecutors probing alleged attempts to...

    19. October 25, 2012

      Japanese banks: Back in the saddle

      After decades of looking with envy towards Japan’s bullet train, the legendary shinkansen, Britain’s beleaguered commuters...

    20. October 15, 2012

      Petrobras signs deal to produce Amazon gas

      Petrobras, Brazil’s state-controlled oil company, has signed a deal with local start-up HRT and its Russian partner TNK-BP...

    21. September 12, 2012

      Talking Point: Can euro keep making gains?

      The euro has risen to multi-month highs after the European Central Bank unveiled plans to ease funding pressures on troubled...

    22. August 16, 2012

      Retail sales data boost sterling

      The euro powered ahead on Thursday, gaining ground on the dollar and other perceived havens against which the currency had...

    23. July 26, 2012

      Tokyo financials help break Asian losing run

      Asian stocks improved on Thursday, breaking a four-day losing streak as valuations were low enough to tempt investors back...

    24. July 2, 2012

      Euro loses summit impetus

      The euro surrendered some of its post-summit gains as weak US manufacturing data accelerated a trend of risk aversion in the...

    25. May 24, 2012

      Talking point: is yen still best haven?

      The Japanese yen wobbled this week following a credit rating downgrade from Fitch, but then recovered as the Bank of Japan...

    26. May 21, 2012

      Japan’s oil importers seek Iran solution

      Japanese importers are searching for new ways to pay for Iranian oil imports worth close to $3bn a month after a US district...

    27. May 17, 2012

      Japanese bank freezes Iranian assets

      One of Japan’s biggest banks has frozen assets belonging to the Iranian central bank after an order from a US district court...

    28. April 24, 2012

      BTMU to expand global markets business

      Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ is planning to hire about 200 people outside Japan to expand its global markets business in an...

    29. April 11, 2012

      Olympus rejects ISS criticism of proposals

      The dispute over the proposed new management of Olympus escalated on Wednesday when the scandal-hit Japanese camera makerhit...

    30. April 10, 2012

      ISS urges No vote over Olympus nominees

      An influential shareholder advisory firm has recommended that Olympus shareholders vote against the company’s nominees for...

    31. March 30, 2012

      Japan set for IPO activity, says Hirano

      Japan is poised for a period of substantial fundraising activity as companies face growing pressure to reform their...

    32. March 29, 2012

      Banks in Australia: roo-ing the day

      They came, they saw then they went away again. Australia’s stable banking market has always attracted foreign interest, but...

    33. March 21, 2012

      Foreign investors urge Olympus to rethink

      Foreign shareholders in Olympus are increasing the pressure on the scandal-hit company to reconsider its choice of a new...

    34. March 19, 2012

      Yen’s intraday reversal worthy of note

      Intraday reversals, on no specific news, tend to get the notice of traders. After weakening to Y110.13 versus the euro on...

    35. March 13, 2012

      Asian shares bounce as risk sentiment lifts

      Asian stocks were broadly higher as risk appetite picked up, but Japanese shares underperformed after a disappointing policy...

    36. FT Alphaville

      February 27, 2012

      Olympus under new management

      Olympus has appointed a new board including a chairman linked to its largest creditor, Sumitomo Mitsui, the FT...

    37. February 22, 2012

      Olympus is litmus test on governance

      The accounting fraud at Olympus has shattered public faith in the Japanese business establishment and prompted anxious calls...

    38. February 22, 2012

      Gulf loans weigh heavy on European banks

      European banks are struggling to sell off Middle East project finance loans as they refuse to lower their prices to match...

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