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Business Standard India
Stocks trade near week high, commodities gainmarkets around the world. "What investors hate the most is uncertainty," said
Stocks trade near week high, commodities gain
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
markets around the world. "What investors hate the most is uncertainty," said Chihiro Ohta, a senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities Inc in Tokyo. "Most are just waiting on the sidelines to see what happens." Stocks The MSCI All... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Eerie Calm Across Markets One Day Before The Main Event: Asia, Europe, US Unchanged600 Index swinging between gains and losses more than five times so far today.
Eerie Calm Across Markets One Day Before The Main Event: Asia, Europe, US Unchanged
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
600 Index swinging between gains and losses more than five times so far today. As Chihiro Ohta, a senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities Inc. in Tokyo summarized: "what investors hate the most is uncertainty. Most are just waiting on the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Tokyo shares open lower as Brexit vote nearsof Thursday’s historic vote. “What investors hate the most is uncertainty,” sa
Tokyo shares open lower as Brexit vote nears
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
of Thursday’s historic vote. “What investors hate the most is uncertainty,” said Chihiro Ohta, a senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities. “Most are just waiting on the sidelines to see what happens.” Opinion polls showed a tight race... Read more
5d
The Economic Times
Japan returns to trade deficit in May as yen strengthensfell 9.7 per cent, leaving a trade deficit of 401.1 billion yen, according to t
Japan returns to trade deficit in May as yen strengthens
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
fell 9.7 per cent, leaving a trade deficit of 401.1 billion yen, according to the ministry. Major Japanese brokerage SMBC Nikko Securities said the trend of moderate recovery in exports remained intact, despite May's decline, thanks largely... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
BOJ seen keeping policy steady despite yen's rise, weak inflationthat underyling trend inflation is improving. If so, it doesn't need to ease,"
BOJ seen keeping policy steady despite yen's rise, weak inflation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
that underyling trend inflation is improving. If so, it doesn't need to ease," said Junichi Makino, chief economist at SMBC Nikko Securities. "But if there's a risk the price trend could change in the future, the BOJ will probably ease... Read more
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Reuters
BOJ seen keeping policy steady despite yen's rise, weak inflationthat underyling trend inflation is improving. If so, it doesn't need to ease,"
BOJ seen keeping policy steady despite yen's rise, weak inflation
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
that underyling trend inflation is improving. If so, it doesn't need to ease," said Junichi Makino, chief economist at SMBC Nikko Securities. "But if there's a risk the price trend could change in the future, the BOJ will probably ease... Read more
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10d
Channel NewsAsia
Asia markets mostly up but Britain's EU vote casts a cloudof dollars at the start of the year. "We have anxiety over Britain leaving the
Asia markets mostly up but Britain's EU vote casts a cloud
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
of dollars at the start of the year. "We have anxiety over Britain leaving the EU," Chihiro Ohta, a senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities, told Bloomberg News. "We can't do anything on the issue and we just have to wait for the vote... Read more
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The Manila Times
Asia markets rise but Britain’s EU casts a cloudof dollars at the start of the year. “We have anxiety over Britain leaving the
Asia markets rise but Britain’s EU casts a cloud
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
of dollars at the start of the year. “We have anxiety over Britain leaving the EU,” Chihiro Ohta, a senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities, told Bloomberg News. “We can’t do anything on the issue and we just have to wait for the vote... Read more
17d
Channel NewsAsia
Shanghai and Hong Kong down despite China data, Tokyo risesthat the country's economy grew a little more than first thought in January-Mar
Shanghai and Hong Kong down despite China data, Tokyo rises
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
that the country's economy grew a little more than first thought in January-March. However, Koya Miyamae, an economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo, said before the report was released: "Even with the ... revision, there's no change to the... Read more
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The Manila Times
China data fails to impress HK, Shanghai but Tokyo swingsin January-March. In the afternoon the Nikkei was up 0.5 percent by the break.
China data fails to impress HK, Shanghai but Tokyo swings
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
in January-March. In the afternoon the Nikkei was up 0.5 percent by the break. However, Koya Miyamae, an economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo, said before the report was released: “Even with the…revision, there’s no change to the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Tokyo stocks rise after Q1 growth upgradefragile recovery. “The better reading of business investment is positive for t
Tokyo stocks rise after Q1 growth upgrade
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
fragile recovery. “The better reading of business investment is positive for the economy,” Koya Miyamae, an economist at SMBC Nikko Securities, told Bloomberg News before the report was released. “But the outlook is still uncertain because the... Read more
17d
Zero Hedge
"It's A Seismic Shift" - Japan's Biggest Bank To Quit As JGB Primary Dealerchanged world for the world's second largest government bond market. According
"It's A Seismic Shift" - Japan's Biggest Bank To Quit As JGB Primary Dealer
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
changed world for the world's second largest government bond market. According to Chotaro Morita, chief rates strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities, news that Japan’s largest banks may return its primary-dealer license signals a "seismic change" in... Read more
22d
Reuters
Japan's first quarter GDP seen revised up on smaller capex fallsof the yen could rein in manufacturers' capital spending going forward," said K
Japan's first quarter GDP seen revised up on smaller capex falls
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
of the yen could rein in manufacturers' capital spending going forward," said Koya Miyamae, senior economist at SMBC Nikko Securities. "If the rate of economic growth is revised up - led by capital spending - it would be taken as a... Read more
23d
Japan Today
Tax hike delay signals Abe giving up on fiscal reform ‹ Japan Todayreform, it may face a sovereign rating cut that pushes up the cost of overseas
Tax hike delay signals Abe giving up on fiscal reform ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 23 days ago
reform, it may face a sovereign rating cut that pushes up the cost of overseas funding for some companies, according to SMBC Nikko Securities. “A two-notch cut to A- would mean the ceiling for corporate bond ratings would be set at that level.... Read more
24d
Channel NewsAsia
Asia stocks tentative after Wall St lossesbreak. "Investors may take profits after Japanese stock markets rose for five
Asia stocks tentative after Wall St losses
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
break. "Investors may take profits after Japanese stock markets rose for five days," Chihiro Ohta, a senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities Inc in Tokyo, told Bloomberg News. "Now is not the time to buy actively. We have events such as the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Asia stocks tentative after Wall St lossesbreak. “Investors may take profits after Japanese stock markets rose for five
Asia stocks tentative after Wall St losses
Manila Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
break. “Investors may take profits after Japanese stock markets rose for five days,” Chihiro Ohta, a senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities Inc in Tokyo, told Bloomberg News. “Now is not the time to buy actively. We have events such as the... Read more
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24d
International Business Times
Asian markets: Shanghai Composite volatile as crude prices slip from 8-month high production cuts, most analysts said they did not expect this to happen. Yoshim
Asian markets: Shanghai Composite volatile as crude prices slip from 8-month high
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
production cuts, most analysts said they did not expect this to happen. Yoshimasa Maruyama, chief market economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo said, "The political will of the OPEC countries to enact a production freeze is clearly... Read more
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The Manila Times
Tokyo stocks down at break after 5 winning sessions1,373.72. “Investors may take profits after Japanese stock markets rose for fi
Tokyo stocks down at break after 5 winning sessions
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
1,373.72. “Investors may take profits after Japanese stock markets rose for five days,” Chihiro Ohta, senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities told Bloomberg News. “Brexit is rearing its head for investors after the latest poll numbers, which is... Read more
24d
The Manila Times
Asia stocks tentative after Wall St lossesbreak. “Investors may take profits after Japanese stock markets rose for five
Asia stocks tentative after Wall St losses
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
break. “Investors may take profits after Japanese stock markets rose for five days,” Chihiro Ohta, a senior strategist at SMBC Nikko Securities Inc in Tokyo, told Bloomberg News. “Now is not the time to buy actively. We have events such as the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Asia shares wobble as oil slip hits moodfreeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting,” wrote Yoshimas
Asia shares wobble as oil slip hits mood
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
freeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting,” wrote Yoshimasa Maruyama, chief market economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo. “A sense of crisis among the oil producing countries appears to have receded following the... Read more
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24d
International Business Times
SoftBank to sell 4.2% stake in Alibaba for $7.9bn SoftBank said their founders will continue to be on the board of their respecti
SoftBank to sell 4.2% stake in Alibaba for $7.9bn
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
SoftBank said their founders will continue to be on the board of their respective companies. Satoru Kikuchi, analyst at SMBC Nikko Securities, opined that "the deal would enhance SoftBank's creditworthiness and make it easier to raise funds at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia shares wobble as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stallsfreeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimas
Asia shares wobble as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stalls
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
freeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimasa Maruyama, chief market economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo. "A sense of crisis among the oil producing countries appears to have receded following the... Read more
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24d
dna
Asian stocks wobble as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stallsfreeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimas
Asian stocks wobble as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stalls
dna / Posted 24 days ago
freeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimasa Maruyama, chief market economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo. "A sense of crisis among the oil producing countries appears to have receded following the... Read more
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24d
The Financial Express
Asia stocks sag as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stallsfreeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting,” wrote Yoshimas
Asia stocks sag as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stalls
The Financial Express / Posted 24 days ago
freeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting,” wrote Yoshimasa Maruyama, chief market economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo. “A sense of crisis among the oil producing countries appears to have receded following the... Read more
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The Star
Asia stocks sag as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stallsfreeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimas
Asia stocks sag as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stalls
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
freeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimasa Maruyama, chief market economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo. "A sense of crisis among the oil producing countries appears to have receded following the... Read more
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24d
Reuters
Asia stocks sag as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stallsfreeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimas
Asia stocks sag as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stalls
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
freeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimasa Maruyama, chief market economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo. "A sense of crisis among the oil producing countries appears to have receded following the... Read more
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24d
Channel NewsAsia
Asia stocks sag as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stallsfreeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimas
Asia stocks sag as oil slip dampens sentiment, dollar stalls
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
freeze is unlikely to come up as an agenda at the June meeting," wrote Yoshimasa Maruyama, chief market economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo. "A sense of crisis among the oil producing countries appears to have receded following the... Read more
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28d
Investopedia
Japan CPI Slides in April Putting Pressure on BoJ2% target inflation rate, and it expects to achieve it by the year ending March
Japan CPI Slides in April Putting Pressure on BoJ
Investopedia / Posted 28 days ago
2% target inflation rate, and it expects to achieve it by the year ending March 2018. Junichi Makino, chief economist at SMBC Nikko Securities, said, “The (CPI data) marks a change in the price trend and is a sign Japan is reverting back to... Read more
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29d
Reuters
Japan consumer prices fall for 2nd month, add to pressure on BOJdecline in CPI is driven not just by oil prices but price declines of other goo
Japan consumer prices fall for 2nd month, add to pressure on BOJ
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
decline in CPI is driven not just by oil prices but price declines of other goods," said Junichi Makino, chief economist at SMBC Nikko Securities. "This marks a change in the price trend and is a sign Japan is reverting back to deflation," he said,... Read more

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