LONDON, July 22- Expectations of a renewed divergence between Japanese and U.S. monetary policy weighed on the yen on Friday as markets mulled the first major business sentiment surveys on the health of the European economy since last month's Brexit vote. In early trade in London, the yen was down 0.3 percent on the day, having recovered from six-week lows after... » Read More
Uwe Parpart, Managing Director, Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets tells CNBC's Cash Flow that the large number of retail FX investors in Japan is unique.
Michael Woolfolk, MD & Senior Currency Strategist, The Bank of New York Mellon says now is the time for Japan's government and central bank to deliver on their promises. He adds that USD/JPY will likely test the 100 level in 2014.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Microsoft says 100 million Windows apps have been downloaded; and discussing Microsoft's earnings, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky. Amelia Bourdeau of Westpac Institutional Bank, also weighs in on how to play the JPY/USD now.
Talk of a currency war is everywhere, but this expert says that other than tough talk, there is less happening than investors think.
A record trade deficit dents the yen, and a surprise from the Bank of Canada hits the Canadian dollar - it's time for your FX Fix.
Daniel Hui, Head of EM Asia FX Strategy, JPMorgan is expecting more policy moves from the BOJ at its April meeting. He adds that investors should look for Yen consolidation, but not a strong pullback.
The yen has been rallying since the Bank of Japan announced stimulus plans that fell short of investor hopes, but this expert doubts it can last.
A currency play on the yen gaining ground on the U.S. dollar, with Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management.
The yen keeps rising after the Bank of Japan falls short, and lower jobless claims lift the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.
Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist, RBS says the yen's recent moves indicate the start of a correction. He adds that investors should be looking to buy into the yen crosses.
WTI Oil closes at the highs of the session on Bank of Japan's stimulus plan, a weaker dollar and stronger equities, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
The dollar has been on a tear against the yen for several months, anticipating new stimulus from the Bank of Japan. This strategist says the party's now ending.
Global leaders are meeting at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland this week. Anthony Skybridge, of Skybridge Capital, discusses which stocks are getting a lot of talk there, including Japan's new inflation target. Also, Netflix is up 5 percent year-to-date, with the FMHR traders.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports all the major headlines in Europe as the markets close, including new pay cuts that triggered transport strikes in Greece.
The Bank of Japan is doubling its inflation target to 2 percent, and will begin the program in 2014, with CNBC's David Faber.
The Bank of Japan's long awaited stimulus plan falls short and the euro rides on fact and fear - it's time for your FX Fix.
Stuart Oakley, Managing Director, Asian Currency Trading at Nomura analyses the BOJ's latest announcement as it breaks in real time.
Eisuke Sakakibara, Former Vice Finance Minister of Japan, and Professor at Aoyama Gakuin University says the yen is not likely to depreciate further. He explains why.
Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research, JPMorgan Securities Japan says there needs to be broad co-ordination if Japan wants to get out of its economic funk. He adds that the 2% inflation target is a good indicator to have.
Andrew Freris, Chief Investment Advisor for Asia, BNP Paribas Wealth Management discusses the situation that Japan's economy is in. He adds that Japan may adopt similar measures as the EU.