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  • Why the Potential for Global Recovery Is 'Very Real'

    Peter Oppenheimer, chief global equity strategist at Goldman Sachs, discusses the global recovery, the "great rotation in performance" and why inflation will remain low and commodity prices will decrease.

  • Difficulties Behind Abe's Ambitious 'Third Arrow'   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 9:05 PM ET
    Difficulties Behind Abe's Ambitious 'Third Arrow'

    Izumi Devalier, Japan Economist at HSBC explains that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's long-term growth reforms will require a coordinated effort between various parties.

  • Market Pullback Could Finally Be at Hand Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 7:05 PM ET

    Warning signs for stocks have been flashing as the market settles into what could finally be the pullback traders have been looking for through most of this year.

  • Why Gold Bulls Have the Edge: Pro Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 8:17 AM ET

    This pro tells gold traders to "respect the technicals."

  • Nikkei Business Report   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 4:40 AM ET
    Nikkei Business Report

    The Japanese government is reviewing the investment strategies of the nation's public pension funds to boost its performance. The Nikkei's Makiko Utsuba has more.

  • Why Japanese Volatility Is Far From Over   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 4:00 AM ET
    Why Japanese Volatility Is Far From Over

    Charles Beazley, CEO of Nikko Asset Management, expects the Japanese market's volatility to continue and highlights that it makes for "good entry levels" over the coming months.

  • Why Japan Is Treading 'a Fine Line'   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 1:05 AM ET
    Why Japan Is Treading 'a Fine Line'

    Beat Siegenthaler, chief strategist at UBS, says Japan needs to encourage investments in risky assets while making sure investors don't "rush out of Japanese bonds".

  • Nikkei Has Peaked: Pro   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 12:35 AM ET
    The Nikkei Has Peaked: Pro

    Takuji Okubo, Principal & Chief Economist, Japan Macro Advisors says Abenomics is not working as expected. He expects the run in Japanese markets to come to an end. John Woods at Citi Private Bank joins in the conversation.

  • Dollar-Yen Moves Reliant on US News   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 12:18 AM ET
    Dollar-Yen Moves Reliant on U.S. News

    Rob Ryan, Director, Market Strategy, Asia Pacific at RBS says the U.S. economy & U.S. rates are the immediate drivers for the USD/JPY. John Woods, Chief Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank joins in the conversation.

  • Analyzing the Benefits of Abe's 'Third Arrow'   Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 11:45 PM ET
    Analyzing the Benefits of Abe's 'Third Arrow'

    Richard Jerram, Chief Economist at Bank of Singapore and Nick Maroutsous of Kapstream Capital react to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's long-term structural reforms.

  • Warm-Up to Jobs Report Could Cause Anxiety Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 8:46 PM ET
    Hundreds line up to attend a job fair in New York in April.

    As focus on Friday's May jobs report continued to build, Wednesday's ADP report has taken on more importance than usual.

  • Bullish on Global Equities: Pro   Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 7:10 PM ET
    Bullish on Global Equities: Pro

    Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group argues that equities are still the place to be in on a long-term basis despite short-term risks.

  • El-Erian: Growth Not Coming Quickly Enough   Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 8:39 AM ET
    El-Erian: Growth Not Coming Quickly Enough

    Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO & co-CIO, explains what's driving market volatility, as the markets hope "real growth" will begin to replace "artificial growth."

  • Nikkei Business Report   Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 4:40 AM ET
    Nikkei Business Report

    Prime Minister Abe┬┐s much-anticipated Third Arrow strategy is expected to focus on creating special economic zones with bold regulatory reforms and tax cuts to help support growth. The Nikkei's Sachiko Kishida has more.

  • Reasons Why the Aussie Is Oversold   Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 12:20 AM ET
    AUD Oversold

    Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy at Credit Agricole CIB says the AUD is looking relatively cheap and thinks it will bottom at about 0.96.

  • Abe's Third Arrow & JGBs   Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 8:35 PM ET
    Abe's Third Arrow & JGBs

    Shogo Fujita, Chief Japan Bond Strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch explains why JGBs are likely to stay the preferred destination for Japan investors.

  • Bearish Market for Bond Yields   Friday, 31 May 2013 | 12:35 AM ET
    Bearish Market for Bond Yields

    Michael Gurka, Managing Director at Spectrum Asset Management says rising bond yields are going to keep bond vigilantes busy.

  • Nikkei Correction: Healthy   Friday, 31 May 2013 | 12:05 AM ET
    Nikkei Correction: Healthy

    Mark Hibbs, Managing Director & Portfolio Manager at Adamas Asset Management says the Japan market had gone ahead of itself, hence the recent pullback. He says the correction is still considered healthy.

  • Japan Expert Warns of Investment Risk Thursday, 30 May 2013 | 6:28 PM ET
    Japan Expert Warns of Investment Risk

    Japan could be too hot to handle, says Stephen Roach, a former executive chairman at Morgan Stanley Asia.

  • The Japan Effect   Thursday, 30 May 2013 | 4:53 PM ET
    The Japan Effect

    Nikkei futures remain volatile ahead of Japan's open, reports NBC's Sri Jegarajah. Joshua Pierce, Baystate Wealth Management, explains why Japan has nowhere to go but up.