BEIJING, Oct 3- China is studying plans to curb currency speculation even as it seeks to quicken the process of making the yuan trade freely, a deputy central bank governor said. Beijing will further open up its capital markets and develop its foreign exchange market as it aims to "accelerate the renminbi convertibility on the capital account," Yi Gang wrote in an...» Read More
Online currency bitcoin had 20 percent knocked off its price overnight on Thursday as one of its major exchanges became the victim of a hacking attack leading to a sell-off in the virtual currency after reaching an all-time high.
An effective formula of combining monetary and fiscal policies means Japan is in a better position to benefit from quantitative easing compared to the U.S., says Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz.
Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi remains cautious on the yen while weighing the impact of BoJ easing and other global central bank strategies on major currencies across the board.
The dollar fell across the board on Wednesday after a report showed the US private sector created fewer jobs than expected last month, raising concerns that recovery has stalled.
With the price surging more than 50% in just a few days, even Bitcoin supporters acknowledge that the digital currency is unofficially in bubble territory.
Online currency bitcoin has surged in value since the Cyprus bailout saga sparked global interest in alternatives.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European shares are trading lower on Wednesday as political uncertainty in Italy continues to shake stocks.
South Korea's leading manufacturers are seeing their exports and profits undermined by the yen's decline and want more government help to deal with the problem, a survey by their lobby group showed.
John Noonan, Senior FX Analyst at Thomson Reuters says the markets are expecting aggressive easing from the BoJ but there might be some disappointment.
The dollar rallied from one-month lows against the yen on Tuesday, benefiting from a rally in U.S. stocks and investor caution ahead of a Bank of Japan meeting this week.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European stocks shrugged off weak economic data and marched higher in today's market action.
Rob Ryan, Director, Market Strategy, APAC at RBS says the BoJ story for the FX market is finished because aggressive action has already been priced in.
India's Finance Minister P. Chidambaram tells CNBC why the case for foreign investment in India is a solid one, despite economic headwinds and a depreciating rupee.
Malcolm Jones, Investment Director, Asia-Pacific at Standard Life Investments, enumerates three points for the long-term investor in Japan.
The dollar fell to a nearly four-week low against the yen on Monday as softer-than-expected US manufacturing data suggested the economy may have run out of steam at the end of the first quarter.
Gold futures have been in a tight consolidation pattern and appear poised for an explosive move higher, trader Jim Iuorio argued.
The euro hovered near four-month lows against the dollar on Friday, beset by political deadlock in Italy and worries huge losses Cypriot depositors have been forced to stomach.
The euro rebounded from a recent four-month low against the dollar on Thursday, a trend analysts see as tenuous because investors continue to fret about the Cyprus crisis.
Chris Weston, Head of Sales and Research at IG Markets says the banking industry in Europe is going to have to change. Dhiren Sarin, Chief Technical Strategist, Asia Pacific at Barclays tracks the trends in Italian and German Bonds. Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia joins in the conversation.
Thomas Doll, President & COO at Subaru of America, explains how his company aims to sustain sales growth in the U.S. after four consecutive years of record sales.