Bank of Japan


  • 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.

  • Is the BoJ Injecting Too Much Money?  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, says recent comments from the Bank of Japan chief highlight concerns about the amount of liquidity being pumped in the market.

  • How Important Is Japan's Bond Market?  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Marcus Ashworth, head of fixed income at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, tells CNBC that the Japanese bond market is 'the most important element in the world'.

  • Dow on the Road to 15,000?  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 10:03 AM ET

    Edward Yardeni, President of Yardeni Research, provides his perspective on the market's rally and the Fed's monetary policy.

  • Goldman's O'Neill & the Economics of Europe  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 6:45 AM ET

    Jim O'Neill, Goldman Sachs Asset Management chairman, takes a look at how Japan's monetary policy is having "enormous spillover" across markets all over the world.

  • Economic Rebound or Momentum Struggle?  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 6:33 AM ET

    Bob Brown, Fidelity Investments Bond Group president, provides his conservative perspective on the U.S. economy, and explains why he hopes the Fed "does not start any type of tapering until the end of the year at the earliest."

  • Yen Will Break 100: Expert  Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Derek Halpenny, european head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, tells CNBC that the dollar/yen will push through the 100 level given the current momentum in the market.