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The Bank of Japan’s monetary policy decision is due on Friday. Economists at Commerzbank analyze JPY outlook ahead of the Interest Rate Decision. Thre
"The largest emerging market which is China, is having a very poor year. And so out with China, we have seen a little bit of strength in some of the largecap tech stocks in Taiwan and Korea. India has proved to be a bit more resilient. But it is not a strong environment for emerging markets and because China is doing poorly, when I speak to emerging market fund managers, they are trying hard not to have redemptions."
The U.S. central bank held interest rates steady, as was widely expected, and said that its benchmark overnight interest rate may still be lifted one more time this year to a peak 5.50%-5.75% range