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“Anyone but Suga is good news”: T Rowe Price eyes further gains for Japanese equities as election approaches

“Anyone but Suga is good news”: T Rowe Price eyes further gains for Japanese equities as election approaches

Appetite for Japanese equities appears to be turning a corner after years of investors underweighting the region, with the country’s rapid roll-out of Covid-19 vaccinations and hopes over its upcoming election driving share prices higher in September.

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CFTC orders Citibank and Citigroup Global Markets Limited to pay USD1m penalty for swap data reporting violations

CFTC orders Citibank and Citigroup Global Markets Limited to pay USD1m penalty for swap data reporting violations

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed and settled charges against Citibank, NA and Citigroup Global Markets Limited (collectively, Citi), two provisionally registered swap dealers, for failing to comply with certain swap dealer requirements for reporting Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) information to a swap data repository (SDR) and related supervision failures.