Asian stocks ended mixed early Friday, pressured by a sell-off on Wall Street overnight and as investors reacted to a batch of economic data from Japan and China.» Read More
Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Standard and Poor's Ratings Services highlights what markets are missing amid speculations of the Fed rolling back on quantitative easing.
Jeremy Hill, Managing Partner at TF Market Advisors expects the 10-year note to hit 1.2 percent by year-end. Andre De Silva, Head of Asia-Pacific Rates at HSBC Global Research weighs in.
Andre De Silva, Head of Asia-Pacific Rates at HSBC Global Research says there have been significant flows from Japanese investors into euro zone and emerging market bonds.
Andre De Silva, Head of Asia-Pacific Rates at HSBC Global Research says Japanese government bond volatility should be expected when comparing the market with the U.S. during its first round of quantitative easing.
Global policymakers must allow some emerging countries to set capital controls to mitigate the impact from financial crises, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Wednesday.
Japan took the top spot as the world's largest creditor nation again with a record $2.9 trillion. However, analysts say it could be short-lived since Japan continues to run massive trade deficits. The Nikkei's Sachiko Kishida has more.
Steven Englander, global head of G10 FX strategy at Citi, says the Bank of Japan's commitment to expand the balance sheet means the JPY will weaken further and discusses Japan structural reforms.
Jesper Koll, managing director and head of Japanese equity research at JPMorgan Securities, tells CNBC that Abenomics is definitely working, with most importantly a bank credit cycle unfold for the first time.
Neil Dwane, chief investment officer for Equities for Europe at Allianz Global Investors, tells CNBC that the hard part for both Japan and Europe will be the underlying restructuring of the economy.
George Saravelos, European head of FX strategy at Deutsche Bank, tells CNBC that he remains very bullish on Japanese equities and Dollar/Yen.
Brendan Brown, Head of Research at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International says the massive QE in Japan has failed to arrest rising yields and expects the same to happen in the U.S.
David Marshall, Senior Analyst, Asia-Pacific Financials at CreditSights talks about how the volatility in the JGB market will affect the outlook for Japan Banks. Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets joins in the conversation.
Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy at Credit Agricole CIB says currency markets are playing the yield attraction story. Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets joins in the conversation.
Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets says the Nikkei correction is expected considering how the stock market has climbed so far.
Curtis Freeze, CIO of Prospect Asset Management says Japanese markets may correct up to 10 percent in the coming days. He recommends putting money in REITs for now.
Graeme Maxton, Fellow at Club of Rome says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe risks creating even more debt, capital flight and hyper-inflation that the government can't control.
Support for Prime Minister Abe's cabinet remains high, a recent survey has showed. However, the cabinet's approval rating has dipped and disapproval rating risen since the wild ride of Abenomics has kicked in. The Nikkei's Makiko Utsuda reports.
Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, Martin Schulz, senior economist at Fujitsu Research Institute and Ben Collett, head of Asian equities at Sunrise Brokers, discuss the Nikkei's correction and expectations for the Japanese market.
Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist, Diaspason Commodities, tells CNBC that Abenomics in Japan is riddled with inconsistencies and unlikely to succeed.
Aaron Smith, managing director at Pecora Capital, tells CNBC there is much less conviction and enthusiasm for Japanese Yen shorts.