The dollar is strong and things could heat up even further for foreign exchange as global central bankers convene in Jackson Hole.» Read More
Finance Minister Taro Aso gained the G20 members' understanding after explaining the bold easing measures by the Bank of Japan are aimed at ending the long lasting deflation of Japan and not at weakening the yen. The Nikkei's Kishida Sachiko has more.
Kumar Palghat, founder and director of Kapstream tells CNBC why currency devaluation is not an acceptable means to kick start economies.
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, explains that the yen has not come under too much pressure because the markets are used to aggressive monetary policies.
Harry Ida, Senior Analyst at Thomson Reuters says short JPY against almost anything.
The firm expects clients to keep pouring cash into stocks as they look for better returns given historically low interest rates, Larry Fink told CNBC.
Following the Bank of Japan's unprecedented stimulus plan, BoJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said that the Japanese economy has bottomed out and is showing signs of improvement.
A 6.3 magnitude earthquake hit western Japan early on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
Yannick Naud, portfolio manager at Glendevon King Asset Management, takes a look at the technical charts on dollar-yen and French government bonds.
Stephen Roach, Yale University senior fellow, shares his thoughts on how China's changing economic model will impact Asian markets and the U.S. economy.
Darrell Cronk, Wells Fargo Private Bank, reveals which sectors are likely to improve your portfolio; including energy, telecommunications, and consumer discretionary.
Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research at Standard Chartered is expecting some of the extra liquidity from BOJ's recent easing to flow into high yield emerging market debt. He says some of the institutional money will go into the Nikkei.
Traders will be watching two consumer reports and earnings from JPMorgan and Wells Fargo Friday morning. Will it be a blowout quarter or a bust?
Jim O'Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, says it's the first time the Bank of Japan has positively surprised the market on such a scale.
Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, says recent comments from the Bank of Japan chief highlight concerns about the amount of liquidity being pumped in the market.
Marcus Ashworth, head of fixed income at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, tells CNBC that the Japanese bond market is 'the most important element in the world'.
Edward Yardeni, President of Yardeni Research, provides his perspective on the market's rally and the Fed's monetary policy.
Jim O'Neill, Goldman Sachs Asset Management chairman, takes a look at how Japan's monetary policy is having "enormous spillover" across markets all over the world.
Bob Brown, Fidelity Investments Bond Group president, provides his conservative perspective on the U.S. economy, and explains why he hopes the Fed "does not start any type of tapering until the end of the year at the earliest."
Derek Halpenny, european head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, tells CNBC that the dollar/yen will push through the 100 level given the current momentum in the market.
The dollar rose to a four-year high against the yen on Wednesday, edging closer to the key 100-yen mark after release of the U.S. Federal Reserve's March meeting minutes.