The dollar struck a six-year high against the yen and was poised near a two-year peak against the euro, while gathering more bullish impetus on Wednesday as weaker than expected Australian retail sales data sparked selling on Australian dollar.
Optimism has faded across all industries in Japan six months on from a tax increase that caused the sharpest contraction in output since the Lehman crisis.
The Wall Street battle over Herbalife has drawn accusations of insider trading from billionaire investors on both sides of the fight.
WASHINGTON - "Regulatory capture" may sound innocuous enough as a term, but when you hear it in action it can be chilling.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi agreed on Tuesday to deepen U.S.-Indian cooperation on maritime security to ensure freedom of navigation in what amounts to a response to China's naval ...