Bank of Japan


  • CNBC's Chloe Cho and Ross Westgate report on all the market moving events from Asia and Europe, as lack of action by Japan's central bank and Fed fears set a negative tone for global markets.

  • Why Japan Bond Market Swings Aren't So Wild Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 12:18 AM ET

    Markets are disappointed with the Bank of Japan's inaction to calm a volatile bond market. Perhaps they shouldn't be, analysts say.

  • 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.

  • Retail Investors Uneasy, But Tesla Shares Explode  Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 12:25 PM ET

    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.

  • Environment Is Looking 'Very Good' in Japan: Pro  Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    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: Japan Growth Is a 'Sugar High'  Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 7:20 PM ET

    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.