[SINGAPORE] The cost of borrowing Hong Kong dollars rose on Wednesday and forward rates jumped as traders anticipated a rush for cash ahead of what is expected to be a record-breaking US$35...

[LONDON] Sterling traders kept the currency afloat on Tuesday as they searched for clues on how likely it was for Britain to reach a trade deal with the European Union by the end of the year.

[SEOUL] South Korean shares reversed course on Tuesday to end higher for a second straight session, buoyed by strong buying interest from foreign investors as they increased their exposure to a...

[WASHINGTON] In any development of a cross-border digital currency, it is more important for the United States "to get it right than be first," US Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said on...

CHARTPOINT

AS we approach the last quarter of 2020, markets will be monitoring the Brexit process and the US presidential elections that will be held in November 2020. Central banks such as the European...

THE dollar edged lower against a basket of currencies on Friday, paring some of the week's gains built on increased caution over a global surge in Covid-19 cases and fading prospects for a US...

THE US dollar dropped as investors focused on the probability of forthcoming US novel coronavirus relief.

[NEW YORK] The US dollar fell to three-week lows on Friday on optimism that a deal for new US stimulus would be reached, and as investors bet that Democrat Joe Biden is more likely to win the US...

THE BROAD VIEW

THE advantages of digital currencies are becoming more apparent with exponential progress in efficiency, productivity, governance, and customer experience. And as we see greater familiarity and...

[TOKYO] The Bank of Japan (BOJ) said on Friday it would begin experimenting next year on how to operate its own digital currency, joining efforts by other central banks to catch up to rapid...