Russell Jones, Global Head of Fixed Income Strategy, Westpac Institutional Bank says the Bank of Japan's independence is worth sacrificing if it means the economy can emerge from deflation.
Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy, NAB plots the Japanese currency's next moves following the elections and outlines why the central bank should be purchasing more government bonds.
Japan's former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe receives a rare second chance at the top job. And as CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar reports, Abe is hoping his second term in office goes better than his first.
Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research, JPMorgan Securities Japan discusses what Shinzo Abe and the LDP will have to consider as they look to lift Japan's economy out of the doldrums.
Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research, JPMorgan Securities Japan says Abe's clear policy stance helped propel his party to victory. He adds that the new government's attack on deflation will help risk asset markets.
Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The Aussie dollar sees a big risk-on move this week. Is the rally for real, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The yen falls to a 9-month low vs. the dollar. Is there more pain coming for the yen? The best way to short it, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The euro nears a 7-month high. Is it euro strength or dollar weakness? Looking at the euro's next stop, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.
A detailed look at currency trading, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The dollar fell from a near nine-month high against the yen while the euro surged Friday as U.S. inflation data affirmed the Fed's ultra-easy monetary policy.
Not everyone is expecting the yen to tumble. Here's why these strategists expect yen strength in early 2013.
David Woo, BofA Merrill Lynch, and Ben Lichtenstein, TradersAudio.com, explain how the Federal Reserve's new bond-buying program is impacting traditionally safe-haven currencies.
PK Basu, MD & Head of Asia Research & Economics, Maybank Kim Eng and Ed Rogers, CEO & CIO, Rogers Investment Advisors discuss whether Abe-san can efficiently weaken the yen and fight deflation.
Stephen Roach, Senior Fellow at Yale University says Japan needs structural repair and reforms like those in the Koizumi-era, rather than Shinzo Abe's aggressive easing measures.
A currency play on the euro's strong run over the last month, with Todd Gordon, Aspen Trading Group. As leaders prepare to give money to Greece, can the rally continue?
Hamish Pepper, FX Strategist for Asia Pacific at Barclays Capital, says the dollar is likely to trade around 86 yen within 3 months on the likelihood of more easing from the BOJ following the Japan elections.
Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist, Citi says the Fed's new policy guide-posts are dollar-negative. He says the Fed's rapid expansion of balance sheets and willingness to tolerate higher inflation will undermine USD attractiveness, especially to reserves managers.
Land of the rising sun? Not so much, says this pro. He expects yen weakness to continue for some time.