Bank of Japan


  • No Change in Policy Seen at BOJ Meeting: Pro  Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 7:30 PM ET

    Mansoor Mohi-uddin, Chief Currency Strategist at UBS Investment Bank says the only event investors can expect at the upcoming BOJ meeting is its semi-annual economic outlook report.

  • Dollar at 100 Yen is 'Inevitable': Pro  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Asoka Woehrmann, Co-CIO of Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management explains how the Bank of Japan has put the currency pair path on an inevitable track to the 100-level.

  • Impact of Abenomics On Asian Rates  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Andre De Silva, Head of Asia-Pacific Rates at HSBC Global Research, discusses which markets benefit from Japan's massive bond-buying program.

  • What Makes Japanese Banks Attractive?  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Mark Tinker, global portfolio manager, at Axa Framlington, prefers Japanese banks over European ones due to the "dramatic" policy change which should bring a "very significant increase in activity".

  • What's Driving USD/JPY Towards 100 Mark?  Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, highlights the possible factors which could see dollar-yen breach the key 100 level.

  • Global Push for Growth  Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Parag Khanna, Director at Hybrid Reality Institute weighs in on G-20's changing stance and state of China's and Japan's economy going forward.

  • Yen Can Go 'Much Further': Pro  Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    John Hardy, head of fx strategy at Saxo Bank, discusses expectations for the yen as no opposition arose from G20 and sees the currency weakening further in the next couple of years against the dollar.

  • Nikkei Business Report  Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 4:40 AM ET

    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.

  • Japan Using Beggar-Thy-Neighbor Policies: Pro  Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Kumar Palghat, founder and director of Kapstream tells CNBC why currency devaluation is not an acceptable means to kick start economies.

  • Is the Bank of Japan Aggressive Enough?  Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 11:10 AM ET

    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.

  • Short JPY Against Almost Anything  Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 12:20 AM ET

    Harry Ida, Senior Analyst at Thomson Reuters says short JPY against almost anything.

  • A ‘Persistent Demand’ for Stocks: BlackRock CEO Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 4:27 PM ET

    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.

  • Nikkei Business Report  Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 4:40 AM ET

    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.

  • 6.3 Magnitude Quake Rocks Western Japan Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 5:17 PM ET
    A 6.3 magnitude earthquake hit western Japan early on Saturday.

    A 6.3 magnitude earthquake hit western Japan early on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

  • Technical Look at Dollar-Yen  Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Yannick Naud, portfolio manager at Glendevon King Asset Management, takes a look at the technical charts on dollar-yen and French government bonds.

  • Financial Literacy: Investing in Asia  Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 7:50 AM ET

    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.

  • Your Best Investment Bets Now: Pro  Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 7:41 AM ET

    Darrell Cronk, Wells Fargo Private Bank, reveals which sectors are likely to improve your portfolio; including energy, telecommunications, and consumer discretionary.

  • Chasing the Japanese Money Trail  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    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.

  • The Heat Is On: All Eyes on Big Bank Earnings Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 7:16 PM ET

    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?

  • Bermanke Jealous of BoJ: Jim O'Neill  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 11:20 AM ET

    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.