Tag Archives: Bank of Japan

Japan's economic data

The first trading day of the week has no significant economic releases. The global markets are therefore expected to trade in a narrow range throughout […]


After strengthening sharply over the majority of the year, the Japanese Yen has now settled into a weakening trend brought about by the election of […]

Kuroda BoJ

The significant move in global markets at the end of last week was due to the latest developments in the US regarding Hillary Clinton’s email […]


Image via World Economic Forum / Flickr Financial markets have responded robustly in the wake of Brexit with a surge in easing expectations supporting the […]

Kuroda BoJ

The markets are set for another showdown with the Bank of Japan this week as the central bank meets on July 29, Friday for its […]


Market headlines Japanese yen weakens after Abe pledges fiscal stimulus The S&P500 hit an all-time high yesterday as US earnings season starts UK Conservative party […]

Shinzo Abe, BoJ, Yen

Shinzo Abe (Image via World Economic Forum / Flickr) The results of the Japanese Upper House election this weekend saw Prime Minister Shinzo Abe retaining […]

Japan Yen

The Japanese yen has been the most consistent currency this year in maintaining a sustained move. While the Canadian dollar and the Kiwi still maintain […]

Kuroda BoJ

While the markets may be focused on today’s FOMC meeting, where the Federal Reserve is expected to hold the Fed funds rate unchanged at 0.50%, […]


The Bank of Japan remained on the sidelines today, contrary to what many were expecting. The central bank kept policy unchanged and noted that it […]