The Weekender, May 11

The week in emerging markets, with our most read stories, five things we have learned, and the week in a chart – this week, the Korean won.

Five things we have learned:

The week in one chart: the won

In announcing a surprise rate cut on Thursday, South Korea’s central bank mentioned the yen only once in a statement of 523 words. But be in no doubt – this is the chart the bank is watching, as Stefan Wagstyl explained.