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  • H.S. Borji

    Japanese inflation is unlikely to reach the Bank of Japan’s target in the next five months, fueling speculation policymakers may need to introduce new measures to combat Japan’s decades-long battle with deflation. The Bank of Japan on Friday will release its latest three-year forecast for economic growth and inflation, potentially giving investors clues about the

  • David Becker

    The EURJPY rebounded after pushing through support on Thursday, as the currency pair hit a 3-month low. In-line consumer price data, nor an unchanged unemployment rate did little to sway the currency pair. Personal Consumer Expenditures fell in April but this was expected following the April tax hikes. Price action remained stable below the 200-day

  • One of the biggest stories in the world of finance has been the Japanese economy, which is battling decades-long deflation, sluggish growth and one of the world’s most volatile bond markets. On Wednesday Japan will once again be the centre of global trade, as the Bank of Japan is set to publish the minutes from