TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan kept policy settings steady on Tuesday but a board newcomer called for clearer commitment to ramp up stimulus if necessary, potentially complicating future efforts by the central bank to dial back its massive monetary support.
Investing.com - The price of the digital currency bitcoin hit the highest level in its nine-year history on Tuesday after futures markets operator CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) announced plans to launch bitcoin futures later this year.
The dollar brushed off news that investigators had charged President Donald Trump's former campaign manager on Tuesday, putting it on track for its best month since February.
The International Monetary Fund says the Federal Government’s plan to refinance local loans with increased foreign loans may expose the economy to exchange rate risks.
Following a pledge in August to change the code as necessary to stay competitive, the developers behind the alternative bitcoin software took a step toward following through this week. In a post yesterday, developers behind one of the bitcoin cash clients revealed they will seek to change the software's rules via a hard fork on Nov. 1.
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