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  • SHANGHAI, Sept 18- China has intervened repeatedly in foreign exchange markets to stabilise the yuan after it unexpectedly devalued the currency last month, fueling fears of a global currency war. **Sept 18- The People's Bank of China has ordered banks to tighten supervision of clients' foreign exchange deals and strictly check the authenticity of clients' forex...

  • SHANGHAI, Sept 18- China has intervened repeatedly in foreign exchange markets to stabilise the yuan after it unexpectedly devalued the currency last month, fueling fears of a global currency war. **Sept 18- The People's Bank of China has ordered banks to tighten supervision of clients' foreign exchange deals and strictly check the authenticity of clients' forex...

  • Dollar tumbles after Fed holds rates steady Thursday, 17 Sep 2015 | 4:49 PM ET

    The dollar hit session lows against the euro and fell versus the yen following the much-anticipated policy decision by the Federal Reserve.

  • BEIJING, Sept 17- China's banks sold a net 807 billion yuan of foreign exchange on behalf of clients in August, up sharply from July's 174 billion yuan, reinforcing signs of increased capital outflows in the wake of a surprising currency devaluation. Earlier data showed China's central bank and commercial banks sold a record 723.8 billion yuan of foreign...

  • China sees growth as antidote to currency woes -sources Thursday, 17 Sep 2015 | 4:13 AM ET

    *Beijing aims to ease pressure on currency and forex reserves. *China's forex reserves down 11 pct since June 2014. Beijing will channel funds mainly into infrastructure projects, including railways, roads and airports, and the central bank will cut interest rates and bank reserve requirements, policy insiders say, reigniting fears of reverting to an old...

  • BEIJING, Sept 17- Depreciation pressure on the Chinese yuan was "basically released" following August's devaluation, an official at the foreign exchange regulator said on Thursday. Wang Yungui, head of policy and regulation department at the State Administration of Foreign Exhange, also reiterated that there was no basis for further depcreiation of the yuan...

  • Is a currency war heating up between China, Japan? Wednesday, 16 Sep 2015 | 9:05 PM ET
    Is a currency war heating up between China, Japan?

    If the Japanese yen weakens further, China will likely move to depreciate the yuan, says independent economist Andy Xie.

  • Dollar retreats, weighed down by fall in US inflation Wednesday, 16 Sep 2015 | 3:20 PM ET

    The dollar slid on Wednesday, as a surprise decline in U.S. inflation last month tempered expectations that the Federal Reserve would raise rates.

  • China's binary concerns: Expert Wednesday, 16 Sep 2015 | 7:39 AM ET
    China's binary concerns: Expert

    Peter Alexander, Z-Ben Advisors, says China is going through one of the most important times in the nation's development.

  • Dollar rises with Wall Street ahead of FOMC Tuesday, 15 Sep 2015 | 3:23 PM ET

    The dollar rose on Tuesday, as Wall Street rallied on solid retail sales data.

  • SHANGHAI, Sept 15- China's yuan barely moved against the dollar on Tuesday, shrugging off foreign exchange sales data from Chinese banks on Monday which showed how capital outflows intensified after the yuan's devaluation last month. The People's Bank of China set the midpoint rate at 6.3665 per dollar prior to market open, 0.07 percent firmer than the...

  • The dollar hit an almost three-week low ahead of this week's Federal Reserve meeting, as investors bet interest rates would be held.

  • China, yuan has further to fall: Pro Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 12:34 PM ET
    China, yuan has further to fall: Pro

    Kevin Smith, Crescat Capital CEO & founder, explains why he remains bearish on China's currency and equities.

  • Move over, Swissie. There's a new safe haven in town Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 7:52 AM ET
    A Swiss franc and euro banknotes

    The Swiss Franc has recently defied its decade-long safe haven status.

  • China to let foreign c.banks trade in forex market Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 7:13 AM ET

    BEIJING, Sept 14- China will allow foreign central banks to trade in its spot interbank foreign exchange market and trade currency derivatives such as swaps and forwards, the central bank said on Monday. The central bank also commented on a big discrepancy of 405.4 billion yuan between two sets of official data that are proxy indicators of the demand for foreign...

  • SHANGHAI, Sept 14- China's central bank and commercial banks sold a net 723.8 billion yuan of foreign exchange in August, by far the largest on record, highlighting how capital outflows intensified in the wake of the yuan's devaluation last month. The figures show the price China is paying to keep its currency from falling further in the face of concerns about the...

  • SHANGHAI, Sept 14- China's central bank and commercial banks sold a net 723.8 billion yuan of foreign exchange in August, by far the largest outflow on record, according to a Reuters calculation based on central bank data released on Monday. On Aug. 11, People's Bank of China surprised global markets dollar and abruptly devaluing the currency by nearly 3 percent.

  • China data weren't as bad as we thought: Expert Sunday, 13 Sep 2015 | 6:16 PM ET
    China data weren't as bad as we thought: Expert

    Julian Evans-Pritchard, China economist at Capital Economics, expects the economic indicators in China to improve as disruptions from events such as last month's military parade fade.

  • China reveals plan for state-owned enterprise reform Sunday, 13 Sep 2015 | 4:47 AM ET
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    China has issued guidance on reforming state-owned enterprises (SOEs), including the introduction of "mixed ownership" of state firms.

  • China's economic growth sputters in August Sunday, 13 Sep 2015 | 4:21 AM ET
    A worker stands on piles of industrial products before exporting, at a port of Lianyungang, China

    China's investment and factory output growth missed forecasts in August, suggesting the economy has cooled further, possibly spurring more support measures.