As we hear the recent rumours that Russia's usual reserve currency, the US dollar, is to be replaced by Bitcoin, we can only assume the acquisition is both politically and financially stimulated.
Many believe it is an attempt to exhibit a move away from the reliance on the US dollar, regardless of Russia holding a record-high $462.1bn in reserve. This alternative reserve has been perceived...
Japanese stocks have more than doubled their returns since December 2012, on the back of Abenomics, but many investors are still not convinced of the sustainability of the rally.
Shares up 15% on Friday