Month: February 2014
Foreign exchange benchmarks face investigation by FSB regulator
The action comes after Bloomberg last year reported allegations that staff at major financial institutions were rigging the foreign currency market for their own profit. Since then, several senior London-based dealers, have been suspended or left banks, including Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan, and Royal Bank of Scotland. In a statement on Friday the FSB said: “A number of concerns have been raised about the integrity of foreign exchange rate benchmarks. The FSB has consequently decided to incorporate an assessment of FX benchmarks into its ongoing programme of financial benchmark analysis.” Related Articles FCA launches gold benchmark rigging review 19 Nov 2013 Paul Fisher, executive director for markets at the Bank of England, will be among the senior officials drawing up ways to make the rate-setting process less prone to manipulation.
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The Financial Stability Board (FSB), which co-ordinates regulation for the Group of 20 (G20) leading economies and is chaired by Bank of England governor Mark Carney , said on Friday it would open its own investigation. It is the latest step in an investigation into allegations that a handful of senior traders exchanged market-sensitive information and colluded to manipulate benchmark currency rates. The US Department of Justice and Britain’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) are among those leading the investigations into potential wrongdoing in the $5.3tn-a-day (3.2tn) market. The US Federal Reserve is also involved in the probe, according to several sources, although the extent of that involvement is unclear. “Recently, a number of concerns have been raised about the integrity of foreign exchange rate benchmarks,” the regulatory task force for the G20 said in a statement on Friday. “The FSB has consequently decided to incorporate an assessment of foreign exchange benchmarks into its ongoing programme of financial benchmark analysis,” it added.
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Forex Trading as Source of Income
It was the fourth consecutive month the inflation rate came in at less than 1% and was well below the ECB’s target of 2%. The ECB unexpectedly cut rates to a record low 0.25% when inflation fell to a four-year low of 0.7% in October. The common currency fell to two-month lows against the yen, with EUR/JPY dropping 1.07% to 137.75, extending the weeks losses to 1.89%. The dollar was also lower against the yen as euro’s steep declines and a broad based selloff in emerging economies bolstered safe haven demand. USD/JPY ended Friday’s session down 0.69% at 101.99, and finished the week 0.63% lower.
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