*Fed tapering may keep yen weak, support Japan CPI-analysts. TOKYO, Dec 19- The Federal Reserve's smooth start in dialing down its massive stimulus without disrupting markets removes one uncertainty for the Bank of Japan, giving it more time to decide whether further monetary expansion will be needed next year, analysts say.» Read More
Currency intervention gains steam, economic reports lose it - it's time for your FX fix.
Some analysts believe the euro could be heading to a new lower range, as Europe grapples with its peripheral debt crisis.
The Swiss 'peg' is mostly holding as traders hunt for alternatives — it's time for your FX Fix.
"The Japanese Yen is being used by people as the last resort," Seijiro Takeshita, director at Mizuho International, told CNBC.
With the Swiss franc tumbling after the central bank's intervention, you need a Plan B for a safe haven. Here's a ranking of your options.
Given the Swiss National Bank's pegging or linking their currency to the EUR at 1.2000 (+10% from spot), the market is now starting to believe there is a possibility that the Bank of Japan will do something similar with the Japanese yen.
The Swiss National Bank (SNB) came out fighting Tuesday, announcing its intention to set a minimum exchange rate for the Swiss franc against the euro, in a move which sent European shares and the price of gold up.
The Swiss National Bank strikes back and European officials talk togetherness - it's time for your FX Fix.
Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell to a two and half year low on Tuesday as foreign investors sold blue-chip stocks exposed to growth in Europe and the U.S. One strategist said things are likely to get worse for Japan's major exporters, and instead he recommends investors buy companies that depend on domestic growth — many of which are mid-caps.
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Brazil slashes interest rates and manufacturing reports disappoint in Europe and Britain — it's time for your Thursday FX Fix.
A look at Japan's struggle to overcome the rising yen amid weak demand out of the U.S. and Europe, with Chris Rupkey, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, and Constance Hunter, Aladdin Capital Holdings.
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The Swiss step back and Fed watchers are busy - time for your Wednesday FX Fix.
"You probably have to distinguish between different countries. I think in Japan's case it's fairly easy it's all about exchange rates and that's obviously depressing sentiment and exporters and depressing the willingness and profitability of large companies," Richard Jerram, chief economist at Bank of Singapore told CNBC. "I think Korea is more interesting because that's more geared directly to the global cycle and it does suggest that maybe global demand is not really as robust as people had been hoping," he added.