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  • While black swans are inherently unpredictable, Nomura has pointed to 10 potential grey swans to worry about for 2017.

  • *Euro down another half percent after ECB moves spark 2 cent loss. LONDON, Dec 9- The euro was back under pressure on Friday after an extension of the European Central Bank's program of money-printing drove its biggest daily loss against the dollar since Britain's vote to leave the European Union in June. That drove a more than 2- cent fall on Thursday, and the euro...

  • TOKYO, Dec 9- The dollar held large gains against the yen and euro early on Friday, given a lift after the common currency slumped overnight following the European Central Bank's decision to extend its debt-buying programme even as it cut the amount of purchases. The ECB said Thursday it would reduce its monthly asset buys to 60 billion euros as of April, from the...

  • *75 pct see no change in Japan Inc investment in America. *Mixed views on yen impact, 62 pct sees dlr in 100- 110 yen range. He has threatened Mexico and China with punitive tariffs that some economists have warned could spark a trade war that could potentially roll back decades of liberalization.

  • Don't hold your breath for Japan Q3 GDP but...

    Japan's Q3 GDP will be weak but people are looking forward to next year for the impact of a weaker yen, says Peter Boardman, MD at NWQ IM.

  • US DOLLAR FALLS TO SESSION LOWS OF 113.68 YEN.

  • *Bank of Canada meeting eyed. LONDON, Dec 7- The dollar edged back up towards a 10- month high against the yen on Wednesday, while most major currencies appeared to be looking ahead to Thursday's European Central Bank policy meeting. The European currency had slumped on Monday to $1.0505, its lowest since March 2015, in a knee-jerk reaction after Italian Prime...

  • *Bank of Canada meeting eyed. LONDON, Dec 7- The dollar edged back up towards a 10- month high against the yen on Wednesday, while most major currencies appeared to be looking ahead to Thursday's European Central Bank policy meeting. The European currency had slumped on Monday to $1.0505, its lowest since March 2015, in a knee-jerk reaction after Italian Prime...

  • Shares of Genting Singapore extended a more than month long rally as Japan took another step toward legalizing casinos.

  • *Foreign investors bought 1.2 trln yen of Japan stocks in 3 weeks. "The biggest beneficiary of this election is the Japanese market," said Jonathan Steinberg, chief executive officer of U.S. asset manager WisdomTree, which manages $38 billion, of which $8 billion is invested in Japan. "The world outside of Japan is understanding that they need to buy Japan, with the...

  • *Foreign investors bought 1.2 trln yen of Japan stocks in 3 weeks. "The biggest beneficiary of this election is the Japanese market," said Jonathan Steinberg, chief executive officer of U.S. asset manager WisdomTree, which manages $38 billion, of which $8 billion is invested in Japan. "The world outside of Japan is understanding that they need to buy Japan, with the...

  • *Euro/dlr 1- week implied volatility up before Italy's vote. TOKYO, Dec 2- The dollar eased from a 9-1/ 2 month high against the yen on Friday, with investors cautious ahead of a looming U.S. jobs report that could set the market's tone in coming days. On Thursday, the dollar had risen to 114.83 yen, recording a gain of 13.5 percent from its Nov. 9 trough near 101 yen.

  • *OPEC- driven surge in oil prices lifted U.S. yields and dollar. *Euro capped by concerns over Italy's referendum. LONDON, Dec 1- The dollar traded just off a 9-1/ 2- month high against the yen on Thursday, steadying after a jump along with U.S. bond yields on the details of a deal to cut OPEC oil output.

  • *OPEC- driven surge in oil prices lifted U.S. yields and dollar. *Euro capped by concerns over Italy's referendum. LONDON, Dec 1- The dollar traded just off a 9-1/ 2- month high against the yen on Thursday, steadying after a jump along with U.S. bond yields on the details of a deal to cut OPEC oil output.

  • *OPEC- driven surge in oil prices lifted U.S. yields and dollar. *Euro capped by concerns over Italy's referendum. LONDON, Dec 1- The dollar traded just off a 9-1/ 2- month high against the yen on Thursday, steadying after a jump along with U.S. bond yields on the details of a deal to cut OPEC oil output.

  • *OPEC- driven surge in oil prices lifted U.S. yields and dollar. *Euro capped by concerns over Italy's referendum. LONDON, Dec 1- The dollar traded just off a 9-1/ 2- month high against the yen on Thursday, steadying after a jump along with U.S. bond yields on the details of a deal to cut OPEC oil output.

  • Why this investor is bullish on Japan

    LGT Capital Partners' Mikio Kumada says Japan's macro outlook is improving, boosted by the weaker yen.

  • *Euro capped by concerns over Italy's referendum. TOKYO, Dec 1- The dollar touched a 9-1/ 2- month high against the yen on Thursday, as oil prices surged after OPEC agreed to output cuts- lifting inflation expectations and U.S. bond yields. The dollar's rebound came as oil prices jumped around 9 percent on Wednesday as OPEC members agreed to cut production, its first...

  • *Euro capped by concerns on Italy's referendum. TOKYO, Dec 1- The U.S. dollar was broadly firm, hitting 9 1/ 2- month highs against the yen as oil prices surged after OPEC agreed to output cuts- lifting inflation expectations and U.S. bond yields. The dollar's rebound came as oil prices jumped around 9 percent on Wednesday as OPEC members agreed to cut production, its...

  • *Dollar hits 9- month high vs yen of 114.53 yen. NEW YORK, Nov 30- The U.S. dollar hit its highest level against the yen in 9 months on Wednesday and also surged against the euro and Swiss franc after a rally in oil prices pushed U.S. The dollar rose as much as 1.9 percent against the yen to 114.53 yen, its highest level since March 2, while the euro fell nearly 0.9 percent...