Bank of Japan


  • How Abenomics Is Impacting Japanese Property  Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Frank Khoo, Global Head of Asia of AXA Real Estate, connects the dots to unravel the value in Japan's property sector.

  • Is the BOJ Backtracking on Its Inflation Pledge? Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 3:32 AM ET
    Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan

    The central bank's suggestion that it's likely to achieve its 2 percent inflation target later rather than sooner is a dose of realism that is good for its credibility, analysts say.

  • BoJ Committed to Yen Weakness: Pro  Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    Torrie Callander, senior corporate dealer at Global Reach Partners, says the yen will weaken further against the dollar and that the current euro strength against the dollar doesn't make much sense.

  • Japan to Hit 2% Inflation by End of 3 Years: BOJ Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    The Bank of Japan forecast on Friday that inflation will rise to around 2 percent towards the latter half of the next three years due to its massive stimulus plan.

  • Yen Continues to Retain Safe Haven Status  Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 12:50 AM ET

    Ashraf Laidi, Chief Global Strategist at City Index says the Japanese Yen continues to retain safe haven status and does not believe the ECB will cut rates at the next meeting. Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research of Reorient Financial Markets joins in the discussion.

  • Dollar-Yen At 100 by Mid-May  Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 12:05 AM ET

    Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets says by mid-May the Japanese Yen will definitely be at the 100 level.

  • U.S. Economic Recovery A Mirage?  Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 6:13 PM ET

    Peter Schiff, CEO at Euro Pacific Capital warns that U.S. might be headed for a economic disaster worse than the global financial crisis in 2008. He also says that Japan is making a monetary mistake.

  • 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.