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Fred Neumann, co-head of Asian economics research at HSBC, says Japan's numbers aren't as bad as people made them out to be and do not "rhyme" with the reality of the country's economy.
Manpreet Gill, Senior Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Bank, explains why he thinks the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is likely to start easing in the second quarter.
Glen Wood, Head of Sales, Global at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities, explains why he's still positive on Japan, despite Monday's weak GDP data.
Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy & Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors, says the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is likely to ease interest rates only in the months ahead.
Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, says dollar-yen could retreat further as the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is not likely to make any move before April's sales-tax hike.
Simon Grose-Hodge, Head of Investment Advisory, South Asia at LGT Bank, explains why he's still positive on Prime Minister Abe's policies.
Japan offers bigger potential returns due to a supportive central bank, Stephen Parker says.
Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research, JPMorgan Securities Japan, discusses how monetary policy is hurting Japanese shares.
Aaron Smith, Pecora Capital, says the Japanese currency won't weaken further unless the Bank of Japan (BOJ) unleashes more stimulus.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda, says the U.S. Federal Reserve has dealt with the normalization of monetary policy well, but it is "premature" to discuss this in Japan.
David Rodriguez, Quantitative Strategist at DailyFX, says that while Shinzo Abe's comments at the World Economic Forum won't invoke much reaction, it does reinforce expectations for further easing.
Amir Anvarzadeh, Director of Japan Equity Sales at BGC Securities, says investors should be paying more attention to April's sales tax hike, rather than the Bank of Japan's decision.
Geoff Lewis, Global Market Strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management explains why he's still bullish on Japan.
Takuji Okubo, Principal, Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors, thinks the Bank of Japan should introduce more stimulus soon if they see the economy weakening.
Hans Goetti, Head of Investment, Asia at B.I.L, explains why he doesn't any major changes from the Japanese central bank when it concludes its policy review on Wednesday.
Derek Halpenny, European head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, says markets will become "a lot more sensitive" to announcements from the Bank of Japan in 2014.
Mark Hibbs, MD & Portfolio Manager at Adamas Asset Management, discusses the outlook for Japanese corporates this year.
Garry Evans, Global Head of Equity Strategy at HSBC, says Japan's economy will slow down in the second quarter due to the sales tax, which may trigger more stimulus from the central bank.
Alan Miller, founding partner at SCM Private, and Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, discuss the prospect for Japanese stocks and the yen in 2014.
Paul Bloxham, chief economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC, expects more Japanese capital to flow off-shore this year as a result of the BOJ's stimulus program.