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Asian Stocks Levitate as Fed’s Repo Bonanza Continues – CCN.com

Japan leads Asian equity markets higher on Friday. | Image: AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko Asian stocks rose on Friday, with Japan’s benchmark index reaching new five-month highs amid reports that the Federal Reserve was pledging more liquidity to prop up the financial markets. Asian Markets Rise Stocks across the Asia-Pacific region rose in the final session of the week. Tokyo’s benchmark Nikkei rallied 0.4% and was on track for its highest settlement since late April. The Nikkei is up 6.9% over the past month and 10.6% since the start of 2019….

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Japan Second-Quarter GDP Revision Sparks Recession Fears – CCN.com

Japan’s economy faces both external and internal risks as latest GDP numbers released. | Source: Shutterstock Japan’s economic expansion cooled more than initially forecast in the second quarter, revised data showed, complicating the government’s planned consumption tax hike later this year. Ironically, the long-delayed sales tax increase is expected to shrink Japan’s GDP output later this year, plunging the country closer to recession. Japan GDP Revised Downward Japan’s gross domestic product – the value of all goods and services produced in the economy – expanded 0.3% in the second quarter,…

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Japan Studies Libra as Global Criticism on Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Intensifies

When it comes to Facebook’s Libra digital currency not even one of the most crypto-friendly countries in the world is turning a blind eye to social media giant’s cryptocurrency plans and hoping all will work out well magically. Rather, Japan is taking proactive steps to understand Libra’s potential ramifications even before the cryptocurrency has gotten off the ground. According to Reuters, Japan has now set up a working group charged with the responsibility of figuring out the potential impact of Libra on financial regulation, tax payments, financial transactions and monetary…

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Japan Ramps Up Scrutiny into Regulated Crypto Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

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Japanese Megabank Mizuho is Launching its Own Digital Currency in March

Almost a fortnight since JPMorgan unveiled its own cryptocurrency and nearly three years after conducting tests, Japanese financial giant Mizuho Financial Group has announced a launch date for its digital currency, J-Coin. According to the Nikkei Asian Review, the Japanese bank will unveil its own crypto known as J-Coin on March 1. The value of the J-Coin will be pegged to the yen with one coin being worth one yen. Mizuho Financial Group intends to use its cryptocurrency primarily in digital payments and remittances. The Japanese banking giant has partnered…

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