Bank of Japan


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

    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
    U.S. Economic Recovery A Mirage?

    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
    No Change in Policy Seen at BOJ Meeting: Pro

    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
    Dollar at 100 Yen is 'Inevitable': Pro

    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
    Impact Of Abenomics On Asian Rates

    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
    What Makes Japanese Banks Attractive?

    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
    Factors Driving USD/JPY Towards The 100 Mark

    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
    Global Push for Growth

    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
    Yen Can Go 'Much Further': Pro

    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
    Nikkei Business Report

    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
    Japan Using Beggar-Thy-Neighbor Policies: Pro

    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
    Is the Bank of Japan Aggressive Enough?

    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
    Short JPY Against Almost Anything

    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
    Investors Were Buying Stocks in Q3: BlackRock’s Fink

    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
    Nikkei Business Report

    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
    Technical Look at Dollar-Yen

    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
    Financial Literacy: Investing in Asia

    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
    Your Best Investment Bets Now: Pro

    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
    Chasing the Japanese Money Trail

    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.