Katie Holliday is a Writer with CNBC.com, covering a range of topics including global macro-economic news, market developments and corporate news. Before joining CNBC, Katie was a senior asset management correspondent at Investment Week in London. Katie holds a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from Southampton University.
Nintendo has posted its best monthly sales in the U.S. this year, boosted by the launch of the 2DS and games Pokémon X and Pokémon Y in August.
Janet Yellen, nominated as the next Federal Reserve chair, heads to Capitol Hill on Thursday. Here's what her testimony could mean for the U.S. dollar.
Japan is expected to grow at a much slower pace in the third quarter of this year, analysts say, as weaker export demand weighs on growth.