EF: Markets – Macrometers

Japan spent a record $20.0 billion on intervention to prop up the yen

The intervention drains approximately 15% of readily available funds Japan can avoid selling US Treasuries for now – Analysts Impact of further intervention may wane – analysts TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan spent as much as 2.8 trillion yen ($19.7 billion) on foreign exchange market intervention last week to prop up the yen, Finance Ministry data …

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Core capital goods orders accelerate in the US in August; loads rise

Stacked containers are seen unloading their cargo at the Port of Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California, US on November 22, 2021. REUTERS/Mike Blake Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Core capital goods orders rose 1.3% in August Core capital goods shipments rose 0.3%. Durable goods orders down 0.2% on transport …

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Explainer: Why the US Securities and Exchange Commission is looking to reform the Treasury market

Seal of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) at its headquarters in Washington, DC, US, May 12, 2021. Photo taken May 12, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is set to propose draft rules on Wednesday …

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