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A "race to the bottom" in currencies

JOHN MCDULING  |  FRIDAY, 17 SEP 2010
... currencies to play a greater role in resolving global imbalances going forward, noting that recent rhetoric from US Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner against China has been noticeably stronger. But putting pressure on China to allow the Yuan to appreciate ...

Market Wrap - morning

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 16 SEP 2010
... In economics news on Thursday, Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) assistant governor (economic) Dr Philip Lowe, Treasury Secretary Ken Henry and OECD chief statistician Martine Durand are scheduled to speak at the NatStats 2010 conference at Darling Harbour ...

US Congress passes Wall Street reforms

MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  FRIDAY, 16 JUL 2010
US Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner said the Dodd-Frank reforms approved by the US Congress this week will ensure that banks, not taxpayers, will pay for future bank failures, and protect consumers from Wall Street greed. Yesterday the 'Wall Street Reform ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 JUL 2010
... at 4,428. In economic news on Wednesday, Treasurer Wayne Swan will release revised economic forecasts, and Treasury secretary Ken Henry is scheduled to address a Committee for Economic Development of Australia luncheon in Melbourne with a speech entitled ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  TUESDAY, 13 JUL 2010
... releases lending finance data for May, and National Australia Bank releases its monthly business survey for June. Treasury Secretary Ken Henry appears before the Senate Select Committee on Fuel and Energy in Canberra. The Australian Office of Financial ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  MONDAY, 21 JUN 2010
... Australian Bureau of Statistics publishes international merchandise imports and motor vehicles sales data for May. Treasury Secretary Ken Henry speaks at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia tax reform conference in Sydney. In companies ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  MONDAY, 21 JUN 2010
... Australian Bureau of Statistics publishes international merchandise imports and motor vehicles sales data for May. Treasury Secretary Ken Henry speaks at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia tax reform conference in Sydney. In companies ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 27 MAY 2010
... contract was six points lower at 4,294 points, with 5,027 contracts traded. In economics news on Thursday, Treasury secretary Ken Henry is to appear before a Senate committee. The Australian Bureau of Statistics is to publish data on private new capital ...

Hold, Fold or Run

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 25 MAY 2010
... But Europe's pain may be somebody else's gain. This brings us to coin-in-the-fountain number two -- China. US Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is in Beijing urging China to reduce its trade barriers and allow the yuan to appreciate. "You must be dreaming," ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2010
... on Tuesday, The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) publishes the minutes of its May 4 monetary policy meeting. Treasury Secretary Ken Henry delivers the Australian Business Economists' annual post-Budget address. RBA Head of Financial Stability Department ...