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July 12, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 12 July
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July 12, 2024 5:06 AM UTC

USD/JPY slumps in the early Asia hours

July 11, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 11 July
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July 11, 2024 4:58 AM UTC

Australian Consumer Inflation Expectations 4.3%

July 10, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 10 July
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July 10, 2024 5:06 AM UTC

RBNZ kept rates unchanged at 5.5% and suggest inflation approaching target range
Japan June PPI +0.2% m/m and +2.9% y/y 

July 09, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 9 July
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July 9, 2024 5:23 AM UTC

The Bank of Japan will be holding in-person meetings with market participants this week

July 08, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 8 July
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July 8, 2024 4:25 AM UTC

EUR/USD gap lower after weekend news on french election
Japan May Labor Cash Earning 1.9% y/y with April revised to 1.6% from 2.1%

July 05, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 5 July
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July 5, 2024 5:20 AM UTC

UK election exit polls show Labor wins and conservative likely having fewest seats since founded
Japan finance minister Suzuki says weak yen is pushing up import costs

July 04, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 4 July
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July 4, 2024 5:40 AM UTC

Australia May Trade Balance AUD 5773m, expected 6678m while both export and import improves.
Some U.S. politics fiasco
Japan M5.4 earthquake off Chiba prefecture

July 03, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 3 July
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July 3, 2024 5:14 AM UTC

Australia May Retail Sales +0.6% m/m, exp +0.2%

July 02, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 2 July
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July 2, 2024 4:36 AM UTC

Japan finance minister Suzuki and his usual jawboning
Australia ANZ Inflation expectations rose to 5.2%

July 01, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 1 July
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July 1, 2024 4:46 AM UTC

France right party made gains in election
Japan Q1 GDP revised to -2.9% from -1.8%

June 28, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 28 June
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June 28, 2024 5:05 AM UTC

Asia Session
Despite the emptiness from presidential debate, USD has been gaining since Hong Kong market opens and brought USD/JPY past the 161 figure. We heard another escalation in rhetoric from Suzuki as he said he is deeply concerned about excessive, one-sided moves on forex, there is little sign

June 27, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 27 June
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June 27, 2024 5:07 AM UTC

Japan's Suzuki saying watching FX moves with a high sense of urgency
Japan Chief Cabinet Secretary Hayashi says won't comment on FX levels

June 26, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 26 June
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June 26, 2024 4:44 AM UTC

Australia May Monthly CPI 4% y/y 

June 25, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 25 June
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June 25, 2024 5:06 AM UTC

Hayashi's turn for jawbone intervention

June 24, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 24 June
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June 24, 2024 4:30 AM UTC

BoJ summary of opinions no surprises
Japan FX Diplomat Kanda doesn't comment on FX levels

June 21, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 21 June
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June 21, 2024 5:07 AM UTC

Japan May CPI headline 2.8% y/y

June 19, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 19 June
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June 19, 2024 5:22 AM UTC

Japan Headline trade balance and export beats, import missed but resumed expansion

June 18, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 18 June
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June 18, 2024 5:14 AM UTC

RBA kept rate unchanged
Bank of Japan Governor Ueda says chance we could raise interest rates at July meeting

June 17, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 14 June
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June 17, 2024 4:56 AM UTC

The PBoC has kept the 1-year MLF interest rate unchanged at 2.5%

June 14, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 14 June
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June 14, 2024 5:33 AM UTC

BoJ keep rates on hold and did not cut bond purchase this month
Forward guidance suggest BoJ will decide bond purchase cut in July

June 13, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 13 June
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June 13, 2024 4:23 AM UTC

Australian May unemployment rate steady while headline and participation rate beats

June 12, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 12 June
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June 12, 2024 3:48 AM UTC

Japan May PPI +0.7% m/m, expected +0.4 and +2.4% y/y, expected +2.0%
China May CPI +0.3% y/y, expected +0.4% and PPI -1.4% y/y, expected -1.5%

June 11, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 11 June
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June 11, 2024 4:05 AM UTC

Chinese Builder Dexin Receives Liquidation Order From Hong Kong Court
Yuan reached yearly low and see National Team stepping in 

June 10, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 10 June
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June 10, 2024 4:30 AM UTC

Japan Q1 GDP -0.5% q/q, annualized revised slightly higher to -1.8% 

June 07, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 7 June
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June 7, 2024 4:41 AM UTC

Japan April Overall Household Spending down 1.2%m/m
Chinese export beats but import misses
China small and medium-sized banks have lowered their deposit rates

June 06, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 6 June
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June 6, 2024 4:32 AM UTC

BOJ's Nakamura says inflation may not reach 2% from FY 2025 on if consumption weakens

June 05, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 5 June
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June 5, 2024 4:33 AM UTC

Japan April Labor cash earnings +2.1% y/y 
Australian Q1 2024 GDP +0.1% q/q

June 04, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 4 June
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June 4, 2024 5:44 AM UTC

Bank of Japan Governor Ueda says if inflation moves as expected will adjust policy

June 03, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 3 June
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June 3, 2024 6:53 AM UTC

Subdued trading in DM FX, with focus on ECB and NFP data.  

May 31, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 31 May
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May 31, 2024 4:52 AM UTC

Donald Trump Convicted on falsifying business record 
Tokyo May Headline CPI 2.2% y/y

May 30, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 30 May
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May 30, 2024 5:07 AM UTC

Relative quiet for headlines and economic releases

May 29, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 29 May
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May 29, 2024 5:12 AM UTC

Australian April monthly CPI 3.6% y/y, expected 3.4% y/y

May 28, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 28 May
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May 28, 2024 5:49 AM UTC

China's Shanghai has announced property sector support measures

May 27, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 27 May
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May 27, 2024 5:39 AM UTC

BOJ's Uchida says "we have overcome the zero lower bound"
China launched a US$47bn state-backed fund to boost the country's semiconductor industry

May 24, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 24 May
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May 24, 2024 4:45 AM UTC

Japan April all three item CPI continue to moderate

May 23, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 23 May
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May 23, 2024 5:19 AM UTC

Chinese State Broadcaster says Chinese military drills are punishment for Taiwan

May 22, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 22 May
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May 22, 2024 5:45 AM UTC

RBNZ kept rates at 5.5% but suggest rates higher for longer
Japan April Exports +8.3% y/y and Imports +8.3%

May 21, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 21 May
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May 21, 2024 4:37 AM UTC

RBA minutes highlighted tightening remains on table 
Australian telecommunications giant Telstra slashing up to 9% of its workforce

May 20, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 20 May
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May 20, 2024 4:29 AM UTC

Iran confirmed president Ebrahim Raisi and Minister of Foreign Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian died in helicopter crash
China’s LPR unchaged at 3.45% for 1yr and 3.95% for 5yr 

May 17, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 17 May
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May 17, 2024 5:11 AM UTC

Bank of Japan Governor Ueda says he has no immediate plan to sell the Bank's ETF holdings

May 16, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 16 May
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May 16, 2024 5:10 AM UTC

Japan's annualized Q1 GDP -2.0% vs -1.5% expected
Australian April unemployment rate 4.1% vs. 3.9% expected

May 15, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 15 May
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May 15, 2024 5:03 AM UTC

China's government is considering buying unsold homes to ease oversupply
Australia Q1 Wage Price Index +0.8% q/q (expected +0.9%)

May 14, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 14 May
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May 14, 2024 5:13 AM UTC

Japan Suzuki says it is important for currencies to move in stable manner, reflecting fundamentals

May 13, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 13 May
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May 13, 2024 5:05 AM UTC

Japan's Kato says its natural that monetary policy will revert to positive interest rates
China's April CPI +0.3% y/y vs. +0.1% expected

May 10, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 10 May
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May 10, 2024 5:03 AM UTC

The US planning to impose tariffs on EVs from China after review

May 09, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 9 May
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May 9, 2024 5:59 AM UTC

BoJ summary of opinion shows more hawkish members but March wage data disappoints

May 08, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 8 May
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May 8, 2024 5:23 AM UTC

USD/JPY up three days in a row and drew verbal intervention from Japanese finance minister

May 07, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 7 May
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May 7, 2024 6:09 AM UTC

RBA leaves cash rate unchanged at 4.35%

May 06, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 6 May
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May 6, 2024 4:24 AM UTC

USD/JPY up a figure 

May 03, 2024

Asia Summary and Highlights 3 May
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May 3, 2024 6:06 AM UTC

USD/JPY rotates lower