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Loomis Sayles' Fuss rebalances portfolio to "most cautious" in 60 years

03 Sep 2018

TOKYO, Sept 3 Loomis Sayles vice chairman Dan Fuss said he has increased the portion of short-term reserves, such as U.S. Treasury securities and cash, to 35 percent in his flagship bond fund from a normal 2 percent to ensure flexibility amid geopolitical concerns.

Bank of Japan tweaks JGB purchase plan; futures fall on speculation of less buying

31 Aug 2018

TOKYO The Bank of Japan tweaked its monthly government bond buying plan on Friday, stoking speculation that it may further reduce its massive bond buying and pushing down the price of benchmark 10-year Japanese government bond futures.

FOREX-Pound firm after EU offers Britain a post-Brexit partnership, dollar near 4-wk low

30 Aug 2018

TOKYO, Aug 30 The British pound held firm in Asian trade on Thursday, after making its biggest gains in seven months the previous day, taking heart from the European Union's offer of a post-Brexit 'partnership'.

FOREX-Sterling jumps on EU official's Brexit views; dollar near 4-week low

30 Aug 2018

TOKYO, Aug 30 The British pound held firm in early Asian trade on Thursday, after making its biggest gains in seven months the previous day, following comments from the European Union's chief negotiator offering Britain close ties after Brexit.

FOREX-Aussie rallies as Morrison elected Liberal leader; Powell speech eyed

24 Aug 2018

* Treasurer Morrison to become Australia's next prime minister

RPT-BOJ may be 'stealth tapering' in stock markets, analysts say

19 Aug 2018

TOKYO, Aug 17 Japan's central bank appears to be growing more comfortable with larger declines in the country's stock prices, a sign it may have begun in the share market what analysts describe as "stealth tapering" of its massive monetary stimulus.

BOJ may be 'stealth tapering' in stock markets, analysts say

17 Aug 2018

TOKYO Japan's central bank appears to be growing more comfortable with larger declines in the country's stock prices, a sign it may have begun in the share market what analysts describe as "stealth tapering" of its massive monetary stimulus.

RPT-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares hit one-year low on Turkey, China worries

16 Aug 2018

TOKYO, Aug 16 Asian shares hit fresh one-year lows on Thursday, weighed by worries about China's economic slowdown and Turkey's currency crisis, though news of renewed trade talks between Washington and Beijing helped markets trim some of these losses.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares hit one-year low on Turkey, China worries

16 Aug 2018

TOKYO, Aug 16 Asian shares hit fresh one-year lows on Thursday, weighed by worries about China's economic slowdown and Turkey's currency crisis, though news of renewed trade talks between Washington and Beijing helped markets trim some of these losses.

RPT-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares trim losses on renewed Sino-U.S. talks; Turkey, China worries weigh

16 Aug 2018

* MSCI Asia ex-Japan hits lowest since Aug 2017 in early trade

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