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Feb 12 - 03:48 PM
USD/JPY - Spec Longs May Face Pruning Via FSA Regs
First appeared on eFXplus on Feb 12 - 01:30 PM
  • Big net spec USD/JPY longs may face tighter Japan leverage limits
  • FSA looking at 10-1 instead of 25-1 leverage in retail FX
  • FSA also eying upping brokerage capital adequacy ratios -Nikkei
  • If implemented, could force net short JPY position pruning
  • Already wobbly USD/JPY at risk if '17 low at 107.32 breaks

Japan eyes tighter leverage cap on forex trading - Nikkei NewsnNen40pwy0

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