Japan Bank lending (YoY) in line with forecasts (2.1%) in February

Japan Foreign investment in Japan stocks down to ¥-463.4B in March 2 from previous ¥-53.6B

Japan Foreign bond investment dipped from previous ¥201.3B to ¥-1188.5B in March 2

Japan Current Account n.s.a. registered at ¥607.4B above expectations (¥310B) in January

Japan Gross Domestic Product Annualized came in at 0.5% below forecasts (0.9%) in 4Q

Japan Gross Domestic Product Deflator (YoY) came in at 0.1%, above forecasts (-0.1%) in 4Q

Japan Gross Domestic Product (QoQ) came in at 0.4%, above expectations (0.2%) in 4Q

US GDP tracker update – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura offered their GDP tracker update. Key Quotes: "The trade balance for January posted a wider trade gap than we expected, suggesting a stronger drag from real net exports in Q1. Further, net exports of core capital goods were stronger than our expectation. This implie ...

Japan Trade Balance – BOP Basis registered at ¥-666.6B, below expectations (¥271B) in January

NZD/JPY struggling to find a foothold, 77.50 still out of reach

Weak fundamentals, souring market sentiment keeping the Kiwi capped on the low end. Risk appetite to be in the driver's seat with little data to drive the NZD. The NZD/JPY whipped sideways through Wednesday's trading and is trying to find a leg up in the overnight session ...

Forex today: tradewar agnst and fear of higher rates in US still linger

Numerous headlines and comments related to the US’s latest stance on trade flowed but risk was somewhat of an improvement as we head towards the end of the week in Asia while traders and investors overnight showed mixed sentiment in respect to the impact of Cohn resignation and what it mean ...

AUD/USD recovers from Wednesday’s tumbles to end the day flat

Market sentiment and middling Aussie data are capping any AUD gains. Aussie trade balance figures dropping at 00:30 GMT. The AUD/USD is trying to hold on near Wednesday's highs, but a soft decline might be on the cards heading into the overnight session and the pair i ...

Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC down 0.46%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Consumer Goods&Services, Industrials and Consumer Staples sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC lost 0.46%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were El ...

US: Consumer credit slows in January, outlook still positive – Wells Fargo

Consumer credit expanded by $13.9B in January, undershooting the consensus which called for an expansion of $17.7B, explained analysts from Wells Fargo. They explained that nonrevolving credit accounted for nearly all of the consumer credit growth to begin the year. Key Quotes:  ...