Japan official with verbal intervention on yen – Kanda “won’t rule out response”

Japan’s Finance Ministry’s Vice Finance Minister for International Affairs Kanda. He is the guy who will instruct the BOJ to intervene, when he judges it necessary. Often referred to as Japan’s ‘top currency diplomat’.

  • Seeing speculative moves in forex, speculative moves are behind the recent move
  • FX rates should move
  • Watching forex with
    high sense of urgency
  • Won’t rule out any
    options if FX moves continue

This verbal intervention to support JPY, or at least slow its decline, coming after the surge for USD/JPY:


This article was written by Eamonn Sheridan at www.forexlive.com. Source