Nomura's Michael Kurtz warns that the BOJ is struggling with a stronger yen and a 50 b.p. decline in Japan's inflation expectations.» Read More
The market expects one thing and the Fed another, but could they ever see eye to eye? Morgan Stanley's Zentner weighs in.
Negative interest rates ARE feasible but there are some serious risks, explains Notre Dame Professor Eric Sims.
The New Hampshire primary may have muddied the Republican waters but it provided clarity for the Democrats, say these two GOP strategists.
CNBC takes a look at what measures the euro zone has in place to stop banking systems in its 19 member countries going to the wall.
Yellen said the central bank has not completely researched whether negative rates would be legal.
Talk of the Federal Reserve introducing negative interest rates has left many investors concerned.
Edmund Shing, global head of equity derivative strategy at BNP Paribas, says the market isn’t pricing in an interest rate rise by the Federal Reserve, even though a hike is likely in March.
Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, says Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen may hint at fewer interest rate hikes this year.
Colin Asher, senior economist at Mizuho, talks about how well the Bank of Japan's monetary policy is working in attempts to inflate the economy.
Shinzo Abe has defended the Bank of Japan's handling of monetary policy, after the central bank's surprise move on rates unsettled global markets.
Negative interest rates are leading to concerns about the strengths of the financial sector, says National Australia Bank's Ray Attrill.
Japan's policymakers might have to revise their goals for Abenomics, says Geoff Lewis, global market strategist at Manulife Asset Management.
Banks' significant headwinds will only reduce their appetites to extend loans and hurt economic growth, says Axel Merk from Merk Investments.
It's been a rough start to the year for financials, but some analysts remain optimistic on the sector.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen is expected to attempt to balance the Fed's stated goal of raising interest rates against the risks of a weaker global economy.
Japan markets' extreme volatility is in response to the global panic environment and Fed uncertainty, explains Ed Rogers from Rogers Investment Advisors.
Deutsche Bank is considering buying back billions of euros of its debt, in efforts to stop the tumbling value of its securities.
This is how beggar-thy-neighbor monetary policies work, and perhaps why they ultimately fail.
Erin Davis, Morningstar; Chris Wheeler, Atlantic Equities; give their perspective on international and U.S. banks.
Ben Pace, CIO at HPM Partners, and Intrepid Capital portfolio manager Mark Travis discuss where long-term investors can find value in a down market.