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  • Where the New Zealand Dollar is Heading: FX strategist

    Elsa Lignos, G10 currency strategist at RBC, explains the communication about intervention that caused the New Zealand dollar weaken against the US dollar.

  • BoJ Could Have More Easing

    Nizam Idris, Managing Director and Head of Strategy, Fixed Income & Currencies at Macquarie says the Bank of Japan can have more easing measures further weakening the yen.

  • AUD, NZD to Benefit If Currency Wars Escalate: Pro

    Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist, Citi explains why an escalation of the currency wars will be very positive for the Australian and New Zealand dollar.

  • A worker is seen at the production line in the Mercedes-Benz factory of the Daimler AG in Sindelfingen, southwestern Germany.

    Auto sales are tanking across Europe, and this strategist says the trend is likely to create more headwinds for the euro zone economy.

  • Santelli Handicaps Inflation & Housing Data

    CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on housing and inflation data due out later this week and discusses its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • The Australian dollar lifts as the central bank holds back on easing, and hedge funds see weakness in the British pound - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • FX Strategy

    Michael Plavnik from Citi reverse engineered Japan's inflation target saying the yen will need to weaken 40-50% in the 2-year period with dollar/yen reaching 120.

  • Head of Bank of Japan is Not Independent: City Index

    Ashraf Laidi, chief global strategist at City Index, talks about the candidates for the post of chief of the Bank of Japan.

  • The Swiss Franc-Yen Rate Always Returns to 100

    Brendan Brown, Head of Research at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International says Japan and Switzerland share many similarities in their economies, so the CHFJPY cross always returns to the 100 level.

  • A Pause for the Japanese Yen

    Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy at Credit Agricole says the Japanese yen has failed to sustain movement around the 94 level. He does not see continued upward momentum for the JPY in the short term.

  • China's GDP Growth to Stabilize at 8.5%

    Jason Hughes, Head of Premium Client Management at IG Markets says China hit its bottom at the end of 2012 and GDP growth could stabilize 8.5% this year. He also discusses the Japan markets.

  • Abenomics: a Merger Between BoJ and MoF?

    Andrew Economos, MD & Head of Sovereign & Institutional Strategy Asia, JP Morgan Asset Management says there is a blurring in the distinction between Japan's fiscal and monetary policies. He discusses Toshiro Muto's lead in the running to be the next Bank of Japan chief.

  • Euro Not Uncomfortably High At Current Level: Pro

    Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy, Westpac Bank says the euro is still far away from a level that would weaken the growth outlook for the euro zone.

  • Pro: Yen weakness to continue, monitor USD

    Martin Lakos, Division Director, Macquarie Private Wealth says the yen will continue to weaken, which will allow the Japanese economy to reflate after years of deflation.

  • London

    Despite the sluggish British economy, investors have remained long the pound - until now. Here's why, and what it means.

  • G20 Taught Us Nothing About Yen: Expert

    Derek Halpenny, European head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, tells CNBC that there's a huge risk of the market realizing there's little substance behind G20 statements on the yen.

  • The Rally in Nikkei is Nominal: Expert

    Francesco Filia, CEO & CIO of Fasanara Capital, going long Nikkei and short yen, as the rally in the Nikkei is going to be purely nominal, offset more than proportionally by the devaluation of the yen.

  • A Lot of Expansionary Policies From Japan

    Ulrich Leuchtmann, Global Head of FX Research at Commerzbank AG says there are a lot of expansionary policies from the Bank of Japan which leads to questions whether the ECB will do the same.

  • Japan To Pursue Aggressive Expansionary Policy Regardless: Pro

    Mark Matthews, Head of Research, Asia at Bank Julius Baer said Japan would likely continue expanding its balance sheet whether or not it was criticized by the other G20 leaders. He noted that other central banks such as the Federal Reserve and the Bank of England are doing the same to support their economies.

  • Japan Market Bear Says Yen To Hit 100 In A Few Months

    Eddie Tam, CIO at Central Asset Investments is bearish on Japan, adding that the Nikkei could hit 12,000 and yen could hit 100 against the USD in the next few months.