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Mark Matthews, head of research Asia for Bank Julius Baer, discusses the challenges facing the Japanese economy following the big decline in GDP.
Seijiro Takeshita, director of Mizuho International, says Japan will continue on the path of raising the sales tax but needs good economic figures to justify another hike.
Thierry Wizman, global FX strategist at Macquarie, says the Bank of Japan is happy with the level of the yen but it will continue with its monetary policy course at the "same pace".
The Bank of Japan on Tuesday kept its massive monetary stimulus intact, but struck a less optimistic tone on the economy, warning of weakness in industrial output.
Joseph Capurso, Currency Strategist at Commonwealth Bank of Australia, thinks the Japanese currency will weaken further against the U.S. dollar over the next few years.
The Bank of Japan is likely to maintain its massive monetary stimulus on Tuesday and offer a bleaker view on factory output.
Vishnu Varathan, Senior Economist at Mizuho Bank, expects the Bank of Japan to keep policy steady on Tuesday and explains why the yen will hover near 110 against the greenback.
The dollar climbed to a more than four-year peak on Friday after a report showing the U.S. economy created more jobs than expected last month.
Seijiro Takeshita, director of Mizuho International, discusses what investors should expect when the Bank of Japan meets this week and whether it will make any policy moves.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Jeffrey Snider, Alhambra Investment Partners, discuss deflation and the consequences of QE.
The dollar dropped from six-year highs against the yen on Wednesday, weighed down by a fall in U.S. Treasury debt yields.
The dollar's three-month rally took a breather on Monday on nervousness over Beijing's response to democracy protests in Hong Kong.
The sudden exit of Bill Gross from Pimco sparked a knee-jerk selloff in the Treasury market, a drop in Pimco closed-end funds and rallies in competitors' shares.
Takuji Okubo, Principal & Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors, says the easing of core consumer inflation in August suggests that Japan's recovery may be vulnerable.
The BoJ must make a new commitment to meet its 2 percent inflation target because achieving that goal by around next spring will be difficult.
While the yen's sharp drop has driven the Nikkei to near seven-year highs, the quick decline is also spurring concerns over the economy.
The Fed just might have triggered an early look at its dream trade—where short-term yields rise gradually and longer term rates rise more slowly.
Bonds sold off as traders read the Fed's new rate forecasts as slightly more aggressive, but dovish comments from Yellen and the Fed statement drove stocks up.
Bonds sold off after traders read the Fed's new rate forecasts as slightly more aggressive, but dovish comments from Yellen and the Fed statement drove stocks up.
The Bank of Japan has begun paying banks for lending them cash in a sign the central bank is reaching the limits of its power to reflate the economy.