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Zero Hedge
Mauldin: It's A Bonfire Of The Absurditiesto argue they didn’t do all they could have. But it wasn’t just the Federal Re
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 hours ago
to argue they didn’t do all they could have. But it wasn’t just the Federal Reserve. The European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan have both grown their balance sheets more than the US has. The Bank of Japan’s balance sheet is almost five... Read more
4h
Zero Hedge
German Government Crisis Sends Stocks Soaring, Gold Down Most In 4 Months3-day short-squeeze since February... NOTE what happened in the subsequent day
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 hours ago
3-day short-squeeze since February... NOTE what happened in the subsequent days the last time. Once again we have The Bank of Japan and the algos to thank for this non-stop bid... AT&T and TWX slid after anti-trust headlines... HYG rallied... Read more
21h
EuroNews
Japan PM Abe - Government and Bank of Japan to work together to beat deflationwould work closely together and take all necessary steps to defeat deflation. S
EuroNews / Posted 21 hours ago
would work closely together and take all necessary steps to defeat deflation. Speaking in parliament, Abe said he hoped the Bank of Japan would continue its bold monetary easing to hit a 2 percent inflation target, adding that he would leave... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Stage Has Been Set For The Next Financial Crisisintermediaries. Thirdly, the Central Banks continue to hold large volumes of t
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
intermediaries. Thirdly, the Central Banks continue to hold large volumes of top-rated debt. As of Aug. 1, 2017, the Fed, Bank of Japan and the ECB held combined US$13.8 trillion worth of assets, with both Bank of Japan (US$4.55 trillion) and the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Asian shares up on U.S. tax, earnings hopes; Mueller report hits dollarproducts during the last few days but it seems we just had a healthy correction
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
products during the last few days but it seems we just had a healthy correction. As the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan are still pumping liquidity, the world's asset markets will be supported," said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior... Read more
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Reuters
Asian shares gain as earnings, tax debate help U.S. stocksproducts during the last few days but it seems we just had a healthy correction
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
products during the last few days but it seems we just had a healthy correction. As the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan are still pumping liquidity, the world’s asset markets will be supported,” said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior... Read more
4d
TheBull
A thematic playbook for 2018the ECB are still buying six times the amount of government debt that European
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
the ECB are still buying six times the amount of government debt that European governments are issuing, while the Bank of Japan now own the majority of the Japanese ETF market and could almost be labelled the world’s biggest hedge... Read more
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Reuters
Japan Motegi eyes higher productivity, wages to end deflation riskor a state of falling prices that has weighed on Japan for more than 15 years,
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
or a state of falling prices that has weighed on Japan for more than 15 years, has been among the top goals of the Bank of Japan and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe since he came to power in late 2012. Recent positive economic signs suggest... Read more
5d
Business Standard India
Fed should address falling US inflation expectations: Charles Evanswarned Wednesday that unless the Fed addresses falling inflation expectations,
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
warned Wednesday that unless the Fed addresses falling inflation expectations, "we could be in for the kind of trouble that Bank of Japan has faced for so long." Inflation by the Fed's preferred measure, core personal consumption expenditures... Read more
5d
Reuters
Fed should signal tolerance for higher U.S. inflation, Evans sayswarned Wednesday that unless the Fed addresses falling inflation expectations,
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
warned Wednesday that unless the Fed addresses falling inflation expectations, “we could be in for the kind of trouble that Bank of Japan has faced for so long.” Inflation by the Fed’s preferred measure, core personal consumption expenditures... Read more
5d
Reuters
Japan government analysis sees economy closer to vanquishing deflationor a state of falling prices that has weighed on Japan for more than 15 years,
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
or a state of falling prices that has weighed on Japan for more than 15 years, has been among the top goals for the Bank of Japan and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe since assuming power in late 2012. The analysis, to be submitted Thursday by the... Read more
5d
Business Standard India
Japan's GDP grows for seven straight quarters, outlook remains solidaimed at increasing investment in skills training and raising productivity. Th
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
aimed at increasing investment in skills training and raising productivity. This long run of growth should encourage the Bank of Japan to stick with the current monetary easing framework, given its argument that inflationary pressure will... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Japan's Plea To Millennials: Please Buy Stockswith models...why would anyone in their right mind pass that up? Unfortunately
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
with models...why would anyone in their right mind pass that up? Unfortunately, at least for the central planners at the Bank of Japan who would love to be as efficient at creating asset bubbles as their U.S. counterparts, Japanese investors have... Read more
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Reuters
Japan's GDP grows for seven straight quarters, outlook remains solidaimed at increasing investment in skills training and raising productivity. Th
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
aimed at increasing investment in skills training and raising productivity. This long run of growth should encourage the Bank of Japan to stick with the current monetary easing framework, given its argument that inflationary pressure will... Read more
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6d
Reuters
Japan'S GDP grows for seven straight quarters, outlook remains solidaimed at increasing investment in skills training and raising productivity. Th
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
aimed at increasing investment in skills training and raising productivity. This long run of growth should encourage the Bank of Japan to stick with the current monetary easing framework, given its argument that inflationary pressure will... Read more
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6d
Newsmax
Powell Wants to Change How the Fed Communicatesa panel discussion Tuesday in Frankfurt with current Fed Chair Janet Yellen, Eu
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
a panel discussion Tuesday in Frankfurt with current Fed Chair Janet Yellen, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Mark Carney, who heads the Bank of England. Yellen said disseminating a clear... Read more
6d
Reuters
Top central bankers vow to talk investors out of easy money2008 crisis -- driving them many markets to record highs -- the Federal Reserve
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
2008 crisis -- driving them many markets to record highs -- the Federal Reserve, European Central Bank, Bank of England and Bank of Japan are now trying to wean investors off easy money without causing an upset. To do this, words will be key, the... Read more
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6d
Reuters
Top central bankers vow to talk investors out of easy money2008 crisis - driving them to record highs - the Federal Reserve, the European
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
2008 crisis - driving them to record highs - the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank, the Bank of England and the Bank of Japan are now trying to wean investors off easy money without causing an upset. To do this, words will be key, the... Read more
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Reuters
Bank of Japan's Kuroda says inflation expectations picking up slightlyFRANKFURT (Reuters) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Tuesday th
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Tuesday that inflation expectations in Japan are picking up slightly. Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda poses for a picture before his speech at the University of Zurich in... Read more
6d
Reuters
Capital flows push euro to two-week highs1 percent in the last week. Also in focus, European Central Bank chief Mario D
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
1 percent in the last week. Also in focus, European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of England head Mark Carney will form a panel on central bank communication... Read more
6d
EuroNews
Central banks struggle to adjust to life without the big gunssuch a policy focus that U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, European Cent
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
such a policy focus that U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of England Governor Mark Carney are meeting in Frankfurt on Tuesday to... Read more
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Reuters
Sterling steadies before Brexit debate, U.S. yields prop up dollarthe Sunday Times newspaper. Also in focus, European Central Bank chief Mario D
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
the Sunday Times newspaper. Also in focus, European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of England head Mark Carney will form a panel on central bank communication... Read more
6d
Business Insider
Once again, the Fed is going to drive us into recessionindexes. And not only that, the Bank of Switzerland now owns something like 4%
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
indexes. And not only that, the Bank of Switzerland now owns something like 4% or more of the S&P 500 and the Bank of Japan is buying the S&P 500. They’re buying products that track the indexes, they’re not stock picking, they’re just... Read more
7d
Zero Hedge
GPIF Is About To Bite BackGovernment Pension Investment Fund, apparently timed to maximise the impact of
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
Government Pension Investment Fund, apparently timed to maximise the impact of another shot of monetary stimulus from the Bank of Japan, was the result of almost two years of pressure from the administration of Shinzo Abe, prime minister. Mr Abe... Read more
7d
Reuters
Dollar underpinned by U.S. yields, sterling steadiesTimes newspaper. Also in focus this week, European Central Bank chief Mario Dr
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
Times newspaper. Also in focus this week, European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of England head Mark Carney will form a panel on central bank communication... Read more
7d
Zero Hedge
Mysterious Bitcoin Dip-Buyer Identifiedbubble of our time," he added, and could reach $10,000 very soon due to fast-bu
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
bubble of our time," he added, and could reach $10,000 very soon due to fast-building interest. But, we also note that Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda made some fascinating comments earlier that appeared to suggest selling yen and buying... Read more
7d
Swissinfo
Dollar Advances Before Week of Fedspeak, Tax Talk: Inside G-10Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, European Central Bank President Mario Dragh
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and Bank of Japan head Haruhiko Kuroda U.S. PPI data is also due Tuesday, though traders might pay more attention to CPI on... Read more
7d
Reuters
BOJ to persist with monetary easing to boost inflation: KurodaZURICH (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan will continue to persist with “powerful mo
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan will continue to persist with “powerful monetary easing” to nurture positive inflation developments, BoJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said in Zurich on Monday. “Going forward, with the output gap improving steadily,... Read more
7d
Zero Hedge
Central Banks Finally Hit Their Targets... Just In Time For Another Crisiswould then park this cash on their balance sheets) this policy opened the door
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
would then park this cash on their balance sheets) this policy opened the door to endless money printing. Put simply, the Bank of Japan began a campaign of abject intervention in the bond markets. And it has unleashed a tsunami of liquidity into... Read more
7d
Zero Hedge
Key Events In The Coming Week: Taxes, Inflation, Yellen, Draghi, Kuroda And BrexitYellen will participate in a panel discussion with ECB President Mario Draghi,
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
Yellen will participate in a panel discussion with ECB President Mario Draghi, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, and Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda at a conference hosted by the ECB. The topic of the panel is, “At the heart of policy:... Read more
7d
Reuters
Sterling slips on political concerns; dollar firmsshare their thoughts on the global economy. European Central Bank chief Mario
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
share their thoughts on the global economy. European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of England head Mark Carney will form a panel at the ECB-hosted conference in... Read more
7d
Zero Hedge
Philly Fed President Unconvincing As He "Lightly" Pencils In December Hikecurve and the risk it could invert, Harker cited the highly accomodative polici
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
curve and the risk it could invert, Harker cited the highly accomodative policies of other central banks, especially the Bank of Japan, as being a major factor. One justification for reducing the balance sheet cited by Harker is to provide the... Read more
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7d
Reuters
Central banks struggle to adjust to life without the big gunssuch a policy focus that U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, European Cent
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
such a policy focus that U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of England Governor Mark Carney are meeting in Frankfurt on Tuesday to... Read more
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7d
Reuters
Euro pauses as global policymakers take spotlighttheir thoughts on the global economy. European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
their thoughts on the global economy. European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi, U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of England head Mark Carney will form an all-star panel on Tuesday at an... Read more
7d
WA Today
Global credit market flashes early warning alertspread - has jumped 40 basis points to 3.8 per cent over the past two weeks. H
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
spread - has jumped 40 basis points to 3.8 per cent over the past two weeks. Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan: The BoJ's statement said "extreme measures" aimed at boosting inflation endanger financial stability and could... Read more
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Canberra Times
Global credit market flashes early warning alertspread - has jumped 40 basis points to 3.8 per cent over the past two weeks. H
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
spread - has jumped 40 basis points to 3.8 per cent over the past two weeks. Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan: The BoJ's statement said "extreme measures" aimed at boosting inflation endanger financial stability and could... Read more
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8d
Reuters
Fed policies won't have direct linkage to BOJ steps: BOJ officialTOKYO (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve’s policies will not have a direct li
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve’s policies will not have a direct linkage to what the Bank of Japan does, but could affect the Japanese central bank’s policies through their impact on global economies, a senior BOJ official said on... Read more
8d
The Age
Global credit market flashes early warning alertspread - has jumped 40 basis points to 3.8 per cent over the past two weeks. H
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
spread - has jumped 40 basis points to 3.8 per cent over the past two weeks. Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan: The BoJ's statement said "extreme measures" aimed at boosting inflation endanger financial stability and could... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Global credit market flashes early warning alertspread - has jumped 40 basis points to 3.8 per cent over the past two weeks. H
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
spread - has jumped 40 basis points to 3.8 per cent over the past two weeks. Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan: The BoJ's statement said "extreme measures" aimed at boosting inflation endanger financial stability and could... Read more
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8d
Pilipino Star
Let it godo “whatever it takes” to save the euro and revive the European economy (Whatev
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
do “whatever it takes” to save the euro and revive the European economy (Whatever it takes, Aug. 27, 2012). Meanwhile, Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda pledged to pitch the Japanese economy out of a 23-year sandtrap (Out of the... Read more
10d
Reuters
Global Economy: Communication breakdown?to hit this cycle’s inflation targets. European Central Bank chief Mario Dragh
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
to hit this cycle’s inflation targets. European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi, U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of England head Mark Carney will form an all-star panel on Tuesday at an... Read more
10d
Reuters
Japan households' financial assets rising thanks to Abenomics: surveyprices, an annual survey by the Central Council for Financial Services Informat
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
prices, an annual survey by the Central Council for Financial Services Information (CCFSI), a body administered by the Bank of Japan, showed on Friday. But uncertainty over Japan’s social welfare provisions being maintained among a rapidly... Read more
11d
Swissinfo
Trump Visits Asia, Brexit Talks, OPEC: Week Ahead Nov. 6-11for agenda. CENTRAL BANKS: Thailand rate decision; Bank of Korea Governor Lee
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
for agenda. CENTRAL BANKS: Thailand rate decision; Bank of Korea Governor Lee Ju-yeol speaks at a conference in Seoul; Bank of Japan board member Yukitoshi Funo gives a speech in Miyazaki followed by a press conference; Bank of Japan Governor... Read more
11d
EuroNews
Japan’s lesson for Europehalt its bond-buying operations in a year or so. This means that the ECB will n
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
halt its bond-buying operations in a year or so. This means that the ECB will not be able to follow in the footsteps of the Bank of Japan, which continues to purchase large volumes of government bonds, without any visible pick-up in... Read more
11d
Reuters
U.S. dollar's continued rise rests on major tax reform deliveryyen to an eight-month high of 114.735 on Monday. While the Fed is expected to
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
yen to an eight-month high of 114.735 on Monday. While the Fed is expected to stay on a path of gradual tightening, the Bank of Japan is forecast to be in no hurry to exit its ultra-easy monetary policy. The yen is expected to hold steady... Read more
12d
Reuters
Japan September core machinery orders tumble in dent to capex outlookexpenditure a priority in his economic agenda to raise productivity and help Ja
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
expenditure a priority in his economic agenda to raise productivity and help Japan cope with a declining population. The Bank of Japan also regularly points to capital expenditure gains as a reason to be optimistic that the economy will create... Read more
12d
Reuters
BOJ board debated newcomer's calls for easing: October meeting summaryTOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan’s nine-member board debated calls from one
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan’s nine-member board debated calls from one of its policymakers to target the longer end of the yield curve at a rate review in October, a summary of their opinions showed on Thursday, with several stressing that... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Md.: a transportation innovator?is minimal. Both projects largely will be financed with private investment. The
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
is minimal. Both projects largely will be financed with private investment. The maglev has secured $5 billion from the Bank of Japan. The Hyperloop is being constructed by a company owned by billionaire Elon Musk, founder of PayPal, Tesla, and... Read more
12d
EuroNews
IMF's Lagarde warns protectionism, while now just words, may come to hurt Asialow for a long period of time. “You can’t put the two – the Fed and the ECB – i
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
low for a long period of time. “You can’t put the two – the Fed and the ECB – in the same basket,” she said. Lagarde said Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda was acting appropriately by pledging to maintain the BOJ’s massive stimulus programme... Read more
12d
Reuters
IMF, BOJ member say Japan needs to keep stimulus runningbank board member, reinforcing expectations policy will remain accommodative.
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
bank board member, reinforcing expectations policy will remain accommodative. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda was doing the right thing by committing to keep the money spigot wide open until... Read more
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