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  1. Shanghai launches renminbi derivatives clearing

    The suite of products includes CNY versus the US dollar, Australian dollar, yen, euro, British pound and Hong Kong dollar. CNY swaps and forwards can be cleared from November on SCH Shanghai Clearing House (SCH) will finally launch its voluntary...

  2. Google April Fools' Day Pranks 2012: 8-Bit Maps, Chrome Multitask Mode & More!

    We’re all holding our breath to find out whether any kangaroos will file privacy complaints with the Australian government. To provide panoramic pictures of the Australian outback, Google has announced Google Street Roo.

  3. Feds Go All In Against Online Poker Sites, Seize Domains, Issue Warrants

    An Australian newspaper reported that the information for the arrests could have come from a credit card processor who had been arrested last year and was cooperating with the government to reduce his own sentence.

  4. Carry trade back but unwind is a distant threat, says BarCap

    Due to the likelihood of interest rate hikes, the bank’s analysts are recommending target currencies including the Australian dollar, New Zealand dollar and Norwegian krona. Looking at the average volatility-adjusted returns of G-10 currencies...

  5. Rays of hope

    CPPI products, in particular, had been popular with Australian investors prior to the crisis. Following Lehman Brothers’ filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on September 15 last year, stock markets worldwide collapsed and the true extent of...

  6. Forex freefall

    But a further issue is the dramatic shift in value of the Australian dollar, which was trading at near parity to the US dollar in late 2007, at nearly 85 US cents at the start of October and had fallen to around 60 US cents by the end of that month.

  7. Common currency

    A lot of Asian clients playing the Australian dollar/yen have lost significant amounts," says one London banker. For example, those investors playing the Australian dollar against the yen borrow yen at a low interest rate and convert them into...

  8. Stripping out forex

    They say investors that neglected currency risk saw diluted returns, as the sharp appreciation in some Asian currencies - such as the Australian dollar, Singapore dollar and the New Taiwan dollar, particularly against the US dollar - reduced the...

  9. JP Morgan offers equity/cash balance with IPO Stratas

    The equity component is a notional asset which is calculated with reference to the performance of the Ipox-30 against the S&P 500, while the cash component is a deposit paying either the Australian dollar swap rate or US dollar Libor for the...