Bank of Japan


  • Best Bond Plays Outside the US: Pro Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    The best bond opportunities lie outside the United States, Eaton Vance's Eric Stein says.

  • Fed Threat Is Aimed at Europe & Japan: Pro  Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Roger Nightingale, strategist at RDN Associates, tells CNBC that Ben Bernanke knew the effect of his words on markets and spoke to prompt someone other than the Americans to produce liquidity.

  • Buckle Up as End of the Quarter Approaches Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 7:30 PM ET

    Markets could be in for another bumpy week as investors adjust to higher yields and shuffle portfolios ahead of the quarter's end. "We have an awful lot of tests next week," one trader said.

  • If You Buy Into "Abenomics", Buy Now: Expert  Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 9:17 PM ET

    Edwin Merner, President of Atlantis Investment Research Corporation, says if you believe Japan's recovery is going to happen, stocks look very cheap right now .

  • Investors Seek More Clarity From BOJ  Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 11:05 PM ET

    Yuuki Sakurai, President & CEO at Fukoku Capital Management tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he would like more clarity from BoJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda.

  • What the BOJ Can Learn From the Fed  Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 8:52 PM ET

    Stuart Oakley , Managing Director of Asian Currency Trading at Nomura warns that investors remain skeptical of Abe's policies and recommends that the BOJ manages volatility like the Fed does.

  • Dollar-Yen to Hit 110 by Year End: Pro  Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:32 PM ET

    John Horner, FX Strategist at Deutsche Bank says "Abenomics" will continue to help the yen weaken.

  • Santelli: Has Abe's Arrow Missed Its Target  Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 11:39 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Tobias Harris, Observing Japan author, discusses whether Japan will be able to grow its economy and get its fiscal house in order.

  • End of Yen Weakening?  Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 12:22 AM ET

    Patrick Bennett, FX Strategist at CIBC says the honeymoon period for Japanese PM Abe and BoJ Governor Kuroda is over. Although he doesn't expect the Yen to strengthen significantly, he says any more weakening is questionable.

  • Rising Bond Yields the True Test for Abenomics Sunday, 16 Jun 2013 | 8:04 PM ET
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

    Banks, unable to make money on their JGBs, have begun sloughing off their holdings, putting upward pressure on yields.

  • Emerging Markets Sell-Off Overdone: Pro  Sunday, 16 Jun 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Stephen Thornber, Global Equity Income Fund Manager of Threadneedle Investments explains why emerging market equities still look attractive.

  • WIll the Summer Be Calm for Markets?  Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Gautam Batra, CIO and head of investments at Signia Wealth, expects volatility to die down before a "sedate" summer as the benefits from liquidity from the Fed and the BoJ should continue for the rest of the year

  • Are Markets Behaving Like Spoilt Brats?  Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 1:24 AM ET

    Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 at BofA Merrill Lynch Global, tells CNBC that markets have been disappointed by the Federal Reserve, ECB and Bank of Japan.

  • Japan: It's All About Managing Expectations  Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 12:05 AM ET

    Andrew Leung, Founder of Andrew Leung International Consultants says managing expectations in Japan is crucial at this stage which is what the government is trying to do.

  • Is an Overconfident BOJ to Blame for Market Woes? Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 11:34 PM ET

    Since stunning the markets with monetary easing, the Bank of Japan has failed to offer solace to investors that have been rattled by violent swings in Japanese markets.

  • Here's How Sanity May Return to Japan's Bond Market Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 9:25 PM ET
    Shubiya district, Tokyo, Japan

    One member of the Bank of Japan's policy board said limiting quantitative easing to two years could help stabilize the bond market.

  • Why the BOJ is to Blame for Japan's Volatility  Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 8:02 PM ET

    Nicholas Smith, Director and Strategist at CLSA discusses the Japanese central bank's communication failure. Meanwhile, David Kotok of Cumberland Advisors maintains his bullish stance on the Nikkei.

  • A Question Mark on Japan: Pimco CEO Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 6:31 PM ET

    Investors are correctly factoring in the Bank of Japan, PIMCO CEO Mohamed El-Erian says.

  • Fed Tapering may Begin in September: Pro  Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 6:20 PM ET

    Scott Redler, Chief Strategic Officer of T3live.com says the Fed may begin to taper QE as early as September if markets & economy stay the course. He also recommends making the most of the weakness in Japan equities.

  • Santelli: Rising Sun and Rising Interest Rates  Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 10:52 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, weighs in on the turnaround in Treasurys and explains how the economic situation in Japan is impacting global currencies.