Author: WisdomTree

The Rising Yen—A View from Tokyo
Business

The Rising Yen—A View from Tokyo

Last Thursday, the yen surged to an intraday high of ¥107.67, a level that effectively erases all of the yen’s depreciation since “Kuroda’s Halloween surprise” in late October 2014 (when the Bank of Japan (BOJ) unexpectedly stepped up its quantitative […]

Old China vs. New China
Business

Old China vs. New China

China, China, China. During the last nine months, the market’s volatility and cues are all stemming from data coming out of China. This even includes testimony from the Federal Reserve (Fed) chairman, Janet Yellen, who apparently is tailoring U.S. monetary […]