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  • 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.

  • No Yen Manipulation at Play: Finance Minister

    As a weak yen drives Japanese stocks higher, CNBC's Steve Sedgwick asked Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso if he believed the G-20 endorsed Tokyo's domestic stimulus plans.

  • Currency Devaluation Will Have Limited Benefits for Japan: Pro

    Frank Lavin, Chairman & CEO, Export Now and Former U.S. Ambassador to Singapore explains why currency devaluation will have limited benefits for Japan, which still needs to work through micro-economic issues.

  • The price of gold is tumbling even as countries inject monetary stimulus, and this strategist has a way to play the move using currencies.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra: Technicals vs. Fundamentals

    Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • The Buck Stops Here

    The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Can Anyone Save Italy?

    It's Italy's moment of truth. The Italian election could have a huge impact on the future of the euro zone, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.