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  • Japan's Giant Experiment Won't End Well: Kyle Bass Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    J. Kyle Bass

    Japan is wagering its future on a massive experiment, and Kyle Bass of Hayman Capital Management doesn't see it ending well.

  • Kyle Bass: Japan About to 'Implode' Under Debt   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 11:40 AM ET
    Kyle Bass: Japan About to 'Implode' Under Debt

    CNBC's David Faber talks with Kyle Bass on Japan's aggressive monetary plan and the likely outcome from its attempt to devalue its currency.

  • BoJ a 'New Player in the Easing Game'   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 11:20 AM ET
    BoJ a New Player in the Easing Game

    Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, tells CNBC that the Bank of Japan's new policy of strenuous easing could push dollar/yen past 100 if the US "gets with the program".

  • Market Shrugs Off Disappointing Economic Data   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 10:04 AM ET
    Market Shrugs Off Disappointing Economic Data

    Shawn Matthews, CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald, provides his global perspective on the markets, amid geopolitical tensions and ahead of Friday's jobs report.

  • Power of the Rising Sun on Global Currencies   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 6:20 AM ET
    Power of the Rising Sun on Global Currencies

    Joseph Trevisani, Worldwide Markets chief market strategist; and Joe Kinahan, TD Ameritrade, discuss Japan's new bond-buying policy and its impact on global currency markets.

  • Kuroda Using 'Shock and Awe' Tactics: Strategist   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 6:10 AM ET
    Kuroda Using 'Shock and Awe' Tactics: Strategist

    James Butterfill, global equity strategist at Coutts, tells CNBC that the Bank of Japan's decision to "take all steps necessary" to kick-start the economy is their "whatever it takes moment."

  • Bank of Japan Unveils Aggressive Monetary Policy   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 6:09 AM ET
    Bank of Japan Unveils Aggressive Monetary Policy

    The Bank of Japan is rolling out sweeping changes to its monetary policy, reports CNBC's Kaori Enjoji.

  • Do Words Speak Louder Than Actions?   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 4:20 AM ET
    Do Words Speak Louder Than Actions?

    Yoshito Sakakibara, executive director at JP Morgan Asset Management, tells CNBC that the BoJ's unanimous commitment to asset purchasing should be enough to boost market confidence in Japan.

  • 'Start Loving Your Central Bank': Expert   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 2:00 AM ET
    ¿Start Loving Your Central Bank¿: Expert

    Nick Carn, founder of Carn Macro Advisors says that while global economic growth remains weak, central bank action is cheering markets.

  • Bank of Japan Went Beyond Expectations: Expert   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 1:30 AM ET
    Bank of Japan Went Beyond Expectations: Expert

    Seijiro Takeshita, director at Mizuho International, tells CNBC that the Bank of Japan went beyond market expectations with its aggressive easing.

  • Yen Won't Hit 100 Against Dollar: Economist   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 1:20 AM ET
    Yen Won't Hit 100 Against Dollar: Economist

    Jeremy Cook, chief economist at World First Foreign Exchange, tells CNBC that despite the Bank of Japan's aggressive monetary policy easing, the yen won't weaken to 100 against the dollar, unless the bond buying is expanded to foreign debt.

  • Bank of Japan Unveils Aggressive Monetary Policy Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 12:51 AM ET
    Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo, Japan

    The Bank of Japan on Thursday unveiled an aggressive monetary policy to end years of deflation in the world's third largest economy, pledging to double its government bond holdings in two years.

  • BoJ's Aggressive Moves   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 12:45 AM ET
    BoJ's Aggressive Moves

    James Ashley, Senior Economist at RBC Capital Markets says the Bank of Japan is pulling out all the stops to achieve the 2% inflation target. He shares his analysis on the BoJ's latest policy announcements.

  • Little Choice but Big Easing for BoJ: Expert   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 12:30 AM ET
    Little Choice but Big Easing for BoJ: Expert

    Alvin Liew, Senior Economist at UOB, tells CNBC that the BoJ had to pull out all the stops after building up expectations for Thursday's decision so much over the past few weeks.

  • BoJ's Risky Asset Purchases Essential: Expert   Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 12:20 AM ET
    BoJ's Risky Asset Purchases Essential: Expert

    Craig Chan, head of FX strategy, Asia ex-Japan at Nomura, tells CNBC that the BoJ's policy of risky asset purchases is essential to prevent a significant fall in dollar/yen.

  • Skepticism Rife Over Japanese Reform   Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 11:05 PM ET
    Skepticism Rife Over Japanese Reform

    Martin Schulz, senior economist at Fujitsu Research Institute, tells CNBC that many Japanese business leaders remain skeptical over prime minister Abe's motives for reform.

  • Will Kuroda Deliver?   Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 9:05 PM ET
    Will Kuroda Deliver?

    Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia says that the BOJ will disappoint. He explains why.

  • Japan's 2% Inflation Target Achievable?   Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 8:10 PM ET
    Japan's 2% Inflation Target Achievable?

    Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research at JPMorgan Securities, and Paul Gambles, Managing Partner, MBMG, argue whether there is value in Japan equities.

  • Yen & The BoJ: The Road Ahead   Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 7:30 PM ET
    Yen & The BoJ: The Road Ahead

    Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi remains cautious on the yen while weighing the impact of BoJ easing and other global central bank strategies on major currencies across the board.

  • Why Is the Yen Strengthening Ahead of BOJ?   Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 6:35 PM ET
    Why is the Yen Strengthening Ahead of BOJ?

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, explains why the Japanese currency has been rising in recent sessions ahead of the Bank of Japan's policy review.