Bank of Japan


  • A Japanese Crisis Will Spike Gold: Pro Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 2:01 PM ET

    Japan's wrong-headed policies doom it to injecting more money into the system, spurring inflation, which will dramatically boost the price of gold, said Euro Pacific Capital's Peter Schiff.

  • Central Banks Creating Market 'Distortion': Pro     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 1:00 AM ET

    Jose Wynne, head of FX research at Barclays, says central banks, particularly the Fed and BoJ, are looking to push investors out of the risk curve by bidding for bonds.

  • Japan in a Bull Market     Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 12:15 AM ET

    Clem Chambers, CEO of ADVFN says Japan is in a bull market and he would buy anything out of Japan.

  • Bloomberg Snooping Scandal Widens     Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    The Bank of Japan is seeking details about which information Bloomberg allowed journalist access to, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Can Japan Keep Control of Its Bond Market?     Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 11:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Richard Farr, Boenning & Scattergood, about the impact of Japan's cheap money on the European bond market.

  • Santelli Digs Into Japan's Cheap Money     Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 10:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli comments on Japan's economic stimulus, arguing that it's dangerous for investors because they don't know when it is going to end. (3:21)

  • Fed's QE-Exit Strategy     Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 12:05 AM ET

    Andrew Sullivan, Director, Asian Sales Trading at Kim Eng Securities says a Fed QE exit is a big issue weighing on the minds of those investing in bonds.

  • Andre De Silva, Head of Asia-Pacific Rates at HSBC Global Research discusses what the central bank can do to control the recent moves in JGBs.

  • Japan's Taking the World Down With Them: Pro     Monday, 13 May 2013 | 9:05 PM ET

    Jim Rickards, Senior Managing Director at Tangent Capital, says the Bank of Japan's monetary easing policy is so aggressive they are forcing other central banks to cut rates.

  • 'Cauldron' of Bad Luck Derails Nuclear Power Monday, 13 May 2013 | 8:57 AM ET
    The North Anna Power Station, operated by Dominion Energy, in Mineral, Va.

    Everything seems to have gone wrong for the nuclear industry, which a few years ago was seen as a potential competitor to fossil fuels and was gearing up for a renaissance.

  • Expect Higher Yields in Japan     Monday, 13 May 2013 | 12:48 AM ET

    Ulrich Leuchtmann, Head of FX Research at Commerzbank says the BoJ's expansionary moves will inevitably mean high yields for Japan.

  • V. Anantha Nageswaran, CEO of Vansight says easing by central banks will continue to support the markets. However, he says watch out for inflation.

  • Yen's Weakness is Nothing too Exciting: Pro     Sunday, 12 May 2013 | 8:15 PM ET

    Paul Gruenwald the Chief Economist, Asia Pacific, Standard and Poor's Ratings Services says the Japanese currency's decline over the past 6 months is just a retracement of what happened in 2008-2009.

  • JPMorgan Energy Spat Resurrects Ghost of Enron Friday, 10 May 2013 | 11:07 AM ET

    Regulators used sharp words to accuse JPMorgan Chase of manipulating energy markets, in language similar to that which buffeted -- and eventually took down -- bankrupt energy giant Enron.

  • Nikkei Business Report     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 4:40 AM ET

    Boosted by better-than-expected U.S. employment data and the Fed's continued debate about scaling asset purchases back, the dollar-yen breached the key 100 handle and even touched 101. The Nikkei's Yukako Ono reports.

  • Fresh Trading Range for Dollar-Yen     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:20 AM ET

    Harry Ida, Senior Analyst, Thomson Reuters says the Dollar-Yen has ratcheted up to a fresh trade range of 98-103 that could go as high as 105-110. Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors joins in the conversation.

  • Dollar-Yen on Its Way to 105     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 12:02 AM ET

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors says the weaker yen is boosting Japan's exporters and is seen as a good thing. He says the USD/JPY will reach 105 soon.

  • Dollar-Yen to Hit 110 in Next Few Months: Pro     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 10:10 PM ET

    Clay Carter, Head of International Equities at Perennial Investment Partners explains why he believes the Japanese currency will overshoot in the near-to-medium term.

  • Investors Should Stay Invested: Pro     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 6:20 PM ET

    William Skeean, Co-Managing Partner at Edge Capital Partners says investors should take the long view, and hang on to their stocks instead of trying and predicting the market's ebb and flows.

  • Dollar Hits 4-Year High, Piercing Key 100-Yen Mark Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    The dollar crossed the key 100-yen mark for the first time in four years Thursday and is expected to keep rising, with a year-end target of 105.