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Turbulence ahead

Financial markets are headed for uncharted waters as the Fed prepares to tighten and ECB and BOJ continue to ease, warn analysts and financial institutions.

Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan feels that central banks cannot be unconcerned about the stability of the financial system.

THE calm before the storm is always deceptive, and dangerous. Storm signals have been hoisted in many places concerning the risks of potential extreme turbulence in financial markets, even though these markets continue to float on a sea of liquidity with little volatility to ripple the surface