Bank of Japan


  • US and Japan Look Attractive: Pro     Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 12:03 AM ET

    Rob Aspin, Head of Equity Investment Strategy at Standard Chartered Bank Wealth Management Group is overweight equities in the U.S. and thinks Japan is an interesting trade as well.

  • Japanese Equity Market Is 'Very Risky'     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 10:05 PM ET

    Charles Sizemore, CIO at Sizemore Capital Management explains why Abenomics is not going to be successful.

  • Overweight Japan Equities Despite Volatility     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 7:16 PM ET

    Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura sees the Nikkei 225 hitting 16,000 by the end of 2013 and highlights possible sectors that have yet to reap the benefits of 'Abenomics'.

  • Behind the Massive Bet Against the Emerging Markets Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 2:38 PM ET
    Night market in Soi Texas, Chinatown, Thailand.

    Why one options trader is betting on a huge drop for the emerging markets.

  • Stock Market Taking a Breather for June: Pro Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 12:40 PM ET

    After five months of stock market gains, the trade was clear, Joe Terranova says.

  • The trade on Bank of Japan's interest rate policy, with the FMHR crew. And, Nicole Sherrod, TD Ameritrade, discusses what's attracting investors to Tesla Motors.

  • Japan & Germany Rattle Markets     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 10:30 AM ET

    Paul Richards, UBS, explains how legal issues in Germany and the Bank of Japan's policies are sending jitters through the financial markets.

  • Global Markets Tumble as Investors Bail on Risk Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 8:45 AM ET

    Global markets slumped on Tuesday in a sell-off that encompassed nearly every major asset class, after the Japanese central bank failed to address recent volatility and investors worried about the end of central bank liquidity.

  • CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris and Ross Westgate report on all the market moving events from Asia and Europe, as the Bank of Japan's recent monetary policy sent Asian shares lower, and the ECB's bond-buying policy comes under legal scrutiny.

  • Alvin Liew, senior economist at United Overseas Bank and Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, talk about the Bank of Japan's decision to keep its stimulus program unchanged and the outlook for the country.

  • Bank of Japan Letdown for Investors Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 1:52 AM ET

    After a month of equity and government bond market volatility, the Bank of Japan's inaction on Tuesday came as a letdown to investors expecting a more pro-active policy stance.

  • Less Volatility Ahead For Japan Markets     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 12:33 AM ET

    Robert Howe, Chief Executive Officer of Geomatrix (H.K.) Ltd says expect less volatility in the Japanese market going forward. Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets joins in the conversation.

  • Bank of Japan Doing the Right Thing     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 12:03 AM ET

    Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets says the Bank of Japan is doing the right thing and he still thinks Japan is a buy.

  • Why Japan's Central Bank Hurt the Nikkei: Pro     Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 11:35 PM ET

    Kenji Abe , Equity Strategist at Citigroup Global Markets Japan remains positive on Japanese equities even though he thinks the BoJ should have done more to calm JGB market volatility.

  • Disappointed by Japan's Third Arrow: Mr Yen     Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Eisuke Sakakibara, Former Vice Finance Minister of Japan and Professor at Aoyama Gakuin University explains why he was not impressed by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's third arrow.

  • Robert Zoellick, Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics explains why he thinks Japan needs to invest heavily in structural reforms.

  • Gold’s Secret Enemy: The Yen Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 12:26 PM ET

    Why the yen could be gold's single biggest driver.

  • Could the Dollar Benefit From Early Tapering?     Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 11:10 AM ET

    Kathy Lien, managing director of FX strategy at BK Asset Management, discusses S&P's upgrade of the U.S., the dollar and Japan's GDP revision.

  • Why Japan Really Needs Abenomics     Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Nathan Sheets, global head of international economics at Citigroup, says what Japan really needs is structural reforms but that it is unlikely any will be announced until after the elections.

  • Yen to Hit 110, Nikkei Seen at 14,500: Pro     Sunday, 9 Jun 2013 | 9:05 PM ET

    Sean Darby, Chief Global Equity Strategist at Jefferies explains his calls on the Japan market and expects further market volatility as Japan moves out of deflation into inflation.