March 23, 2020
The Council of Financial Regulators (the Council) has been meeting frequently in recent weeks and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future. It held its regular quarterly meeting …
December 3, 2019
Asian indices were under selling pressure today after President Trump announced that he would restore the tariffs on steel products from Argentina and Brazil. Above that, he threatened to impose …
November 15, 2019
The Council of Financial Regulators (CFR) has today released a consultation paper seeking comments on proposed financial market infrastructure regulatory reforms.
October 1, 2019
Nikkei 225 finished mixed today on improved investors sentiment as the US and China are planning to restart negotiations in early October and crude oil price stabilizes. Nikkei benchmark in Tokyo finished 0.59% higher at 21,885. The ASX 200 in Australia ended 0.80% higher at 6,742.
September 18, 2019
While Australia’s floating exchange rate means that monetary policy can be set largely according to domestic considerations, members discussed the large shifts in savings/investment decisions globally.