Trading and commerce news from Japan


Japan , Saturday 20 January 2018

Financial News Japan: Virtual currency fundraising can be hit or miss due to fraud risk - Asahi Shimbun

News channel or source: http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201801190001.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Asahi ShimbunVirtual currency fundraising can be hit or miss due to fraud riskAsahi ShimbunYasu collected 430 million yen from investors in 100 nations within a month from September. “They (ICOs) enable us to start businesses even when we do not have a good trac...

Financial News Japan: Japan's Biggest Bank Is Releasing Its Own Cryptocurrency In March - Investopedia (blog)

News channel or source: https://www.investopedia.com/news/japans-biggest-bank-releasing-its-own-cryptocurrency-march/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Investopedia (blog)Japan's Biggest Bank Is Releasing Its Own Cryptocurrency In MarchInvestopedia (blog)is planning to release its own coin by March 2018. The MUFG coin will have parity with the Japanese yen and will be rolled out to employees of the financial ...

Financial News Japan: Asian and Japan Tour money winners head to NZ Open - PGA of Australia

News channel or source: https://www.pga.org.au/news/pga-tour-aus/nz-open/asian-and-japan-tour-money-winners-head-to-nz-open
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

PGA of AustraliaAsian and Japan Tour money winners head to NZ OpenPGA of AustraliaTheir entries are a direct result of the co-sanction agreement with the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia and the Asian Tour, and the developing partnership with the Japan Golf Tour...

Financial News Japan: Bulgaria and Japan top best-value list - TTG

News channel or source: https://www.ttgmedia.com/news/news/bulgaria-and-japan-top-best-value-list-12937
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

TTGBulgaria and Japan top best-value listTTGBulgaria's Sunny Beach and Tokyo are the unlikely pair topping Post Office Travel Money's annual list of value destinations. The Post Office's Worldwide Holiday Costs Barometer puts the price of buying eight ...

Financial News Japan: World's Fifth Largest BankSet to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange and Bitcoin Trust - BTCMANAGER

News channel or source: https://btcmanager.com/worlds-fifth-largest-bankset-launch-cryptocurrency-exchange-bitcoin-trust/
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

BTCMANAGERWorld's Fifth Largest BankSet to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange and Bitcoin TrustBTCMANAGERAccording to Japanese news sources, MUFG has made its intentions of floating a crypto exchange known to the Japan Financial Services Agency. The MUFG is also l...

Financial News Japan: Chris Jericho Reveals How Much Money He Earned For New Japan ... - PWMania

News channel or source: http://www.pwmania.com/chris-jericho-reveals-how-much-money-he-earned-for-new-japan-pro-wrestling
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

PWManiaChris Jericho Reveals How Much Money He Earned For New Japan ...PWManiaChris Jericho was asked by a fan on Twitter about how many more fans paid to watch NJPW after it was announced that he would wrestle Kenny Omega at Wrestle Kingdom 12 earlier this month....

Financial News Japan: The mysterious Twitter user drawing a swarm of Japan traders - Independent Online

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/business-report/international/the-mysterious-twitter-user-drawing-a-swarm-of-japan-traders-12746140
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Independent OnlineThe mysterious Twitter user drawing a swarm of Japan tradersIndependent OnlineINTERNATIONAL - On a day when billions in profits and losses would be determined by split-second trades, the salaried professionals of Japan's financial markets wer...

Financial News Japan: Vietnam banks spend big money to hire foreign CEOs - VietNamNet Bridge

News channel or source: http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/business/193926/vietnam-banks-spend-big-money-to-hire-foreign-ceos.html
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

VietNamNet BridgeVietnam banks spend big money to hire foreign CEOsVietNamNet BridgeVietnam banks spend big money to hire foreign CEOs. VietNamNet Bridge - Several banks reportedly are offering annual pay of VND8 billion to experienced foreign CEOs. vietnam econom...

Financial News Japan: Malcolm Turnbull has a lot riding on 'dear friend' Shinzo Abe - The Australian Financial Review

News channel or source: http://www.afr.com/brand/business-summit/much-rising-on-australias-new-bestie-in-the-region-a-resurgent-japan-20180119-h0l7kp
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

The Australian Financial ReviewMalcolm Turnbull has a lot riding on 'dear friend' Shinzo AbeThe Australian Financial ReviewIn contrast to Australia's political instability, newly re-elected Abe was on track to become Japan's longest–serving post-...

Financial News Japan: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's soft sell to Australia - The Australian Financial Review

News channel or source: http://www.afr.com/brand/business-summit/abes-soft-sell-to-australia-20180116-h0jc52
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

The Australian Financial ReviewJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's soft sell to AustraliaThe Australian Financial ReviewIt is this vision Abe methodically lays out as he answers questions on trade, regional security, the US alliance, China and his friendship ...

Financial News Japan: Saudi market ripe for Japanese banks and theme parks - Nikkei Asian Review

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/International-Relations/Saudi-market-ripe-for-Japanese-banks-and-theme-parks
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Nikkei Asian ReviewSaudi market ripe for Japanese banks and theme parksNikkei Asian ReviewSeventy Japanese companies, including trading houses and manufacturers, and 130 Saudi companies, were represented at the event. Hiroshige Seko, Japan's minister of econom...

Financial News Japan: Japanese Stocks Awaken - ValueWalk

News channel or source: http://www.valuewalk.com/2018/01/japanese-equities-awaken/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

ValueWalkJapanese Stocks AwakenValueWalkThere's also a number of positive macro tailwinds, such as a likely fiscal/infrastructure boost in spending as Japan prepares for the coming 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics. Not to mention, accelerating economic/business ties...

Financial News Japan: Most Asian markets carve out moderate gains as US yields edge up - CNBC

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/18/asia-markets-us-politics-and-dollar-in-focus.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

CNBCMost Asian markets carve out moderate gains as US yields edge upCNBCMost major indexes in Asia closed with gains on Friday although the Australian benchmark tracked lower. Wall Street, for its part, closed its Thursday session with slight losses amid political...

Financial News Japan: Japan stocks higher at close of trade; Nikkei 225 up 0.22% - Investing.com

News channel or source: https://www.investing.com/news/stock-market-news/japan-stocks-higher-at-close-of-trade-nikkei-225-up-022-1124013
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Investing.comJapan stocks higher at close of trade; Nikkei 225 up 0.22%Investing.comThe Nikkei Volatility, which measures the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, was up 4.13% to 16.12. Crude oil for February delivery was down 1.11% or 0.71 to $63.24 a barrel...

Financial News Japan: Asia week ahead: Central bank watch - IG

News channel or source: https://www.ig.com/ae/market-news-and-analysis/view-ig/2018/01/19/asia-week-ahead--central-bank-watch-41668
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

IGAsia week ahead: Central bank watchIGThe reduction in long dated bond purchases by the Bank of Japan and a perceivably hawkish December meeting minutes from the ECB had certainly contributed to the displacement of US dollar strength last week. Following the move...