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  • Is There Trade Opportunity in Nymex vs. Brent? Wednesday, 2 Jan 2013 | 7:50 PM ET
    Is There Trade Opportunity in Nymex vs Brent?

    Daryl Guppy, CEO, Guppytraders.com looks at Nymex versus Brent crude, and finds that there is convergence in the trading behavior, but not in prices.

  • Reasons To Be Overweight Japan Tuesday, 25 Dec 2012 | 6:20 PM ET
    Reasons To Be Overweight Japan

    Nick Ferres, Investment Director, Global Asset Allocation, Eastspring Investments says Japan has huge operation leverage and believes the Nikkei has room to further gain since it's been trading below valuation.

  • Shift in Japan Manufacturing Investment Sunday, 23 Dec 2012 | 7:18 PM ET
    Japan Manufacturers Shift in Investment From China to ASEAN

    Daryl Guppy, CEO, Guppytraders.com charts the Nikkei 225 while Tony Nash, Managing Director, IHS discusses the outlook for Japanese manufacturers and its investment focus in Southeast Asia.

  • Abe to Face Hurdle to Change BOJ Law: Analyst Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 6:30 PM ET
    Abe to Face Hurdle to Change BOJ Law: Analyst

    Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst, Nomura says that even if the LDP wins next month, it will still have trouble pushing through any laws to change the BOJ as Abe will not have a majority in the upper-house, and will need a 2/3 majority in the diet.

  • Add Alpha to Your Portfolio with Currencies Monday, 12 Nov 2012 | 3:37 PM ET
    Currency Investing Can Add Alpha to Your Portfolio

    If your returns in fixed income look a little lean, adding currencies to your portfolio can generate more cash without a lot of risk.

  • In the last four months, China has forged an aggressive, more nationalistic posture in Asia that may set the tone for the expected decade-long tenure of Xi Jinping, the presumptive new leader of China, analysts and diplomats say. The New York Times reports.

  • U.S. to File WTO Case Against China Over Cars Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 2:03 AM ET
    World Bank building in Washington, DC.

    The Obama administration plans to file a broad trade case at the World Trade Organization in Geneva on Monday accusing China of unfairly subsidizing its exports of autos and auto parts, a senior administration official said late Sunday, in a move with clear political implications for the presidential elections less than two months away.

  • China Plant Again Faces Labor Issue on iPhones Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 11:48 PM ET
    Chinese workers assemble electronic components at the Taiwanese technology giant Foxconn's factory in Shenzhen.

    As Apple prepares to unveil the latest iPhone this week, the company’s manufacturing partner in China, Foxconn Technology, is coming under renewed criticism over labor practices after reports that vocational students were being compelled to work at plants making iPhones and their components. The NYT reports.

  • As Growth Flags, China Shies From Stimulus Tuesday, 4 Sep 2012 | 8:01 AM ET
    Bull statue symbolizing the stock market on the Bund, Shanghai, China.

    As evidence has mounted that the economy is slowing, Beijing has kept the world on tenterhooks, delivering none of the big stimulus measures many analysts have predicted.

  • Japan Brokers to Review Internal Controls Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 7:06 PM ET
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    Twelve large banks and brokers in Japan have been ordered by the country’s financial regulator to review their internal controls for handling sensitive information and report back on the results in a month as a crackdown on insider trading builds. The FT reports.

  • Japan Stocks Cheaper Than US, but Strategists Are Wary Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 3:47 AM ET
    Tokyo Stock Exchange

    Japan stocks, which have over the past five years been more expensive than American stocks, are now trading at lower price-to-earnings (PE) ratio than the S&P 500. The country’s economy is also growing faster than the U.S., yet strategists are not suggesting investors snap up Japanese equities.

  • Japan Insider Trading Fears Reawaken Monday, 23 Apr 2012 | 2:24 AM ET
    Tokyo Stock Exchange

    Just as foreign investor interest in the Japanese stock market has picked up, old fears have reawakened over the level of insider trading ahead of deals. The FT reports.

  • Resolute Putin Faces a Russia That’s Changed Friday, 24 Feb 2012 | 5:45 AM ET
    Vladimir Putin

    NY Times reports that  Mr. Putin, who grew up in a hardscrabble Soviet housing block, has spent more than a decade in a byzantine world of petitioners and servants. Now, in the year he turns 60, he will face his biggest challenge: coming to grips with a society that has greatly changed under his watch, while he has remained essentially the same.

  • Japan Missed Its Window to Revive Economy: Expert Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | 3:19 AM ET
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    Japan had a fighting chance in reviving its faltering economy after the March 11 earthquake but its politicians have failed to take hold of that opportunity, an analyst told CNBC on Friday.

  • Look Who's Back: Japan Popular Again With Investors Wednesday, 27 Jul 2011 | 2:13 PM ET
    Life goes on as usual in Osaka where many people from Tokyo have taken refuge after an 9.0 magnitude strong earthquake struck on March 11 off the coast of north-eastern Japan, March 17, 2011 in Osaka, Japan.

    Just four months after a vicious earthquake and tsunami devastated its mainland, Japan suddenly is being looked at as an enticing investment opportunity.

  • Tokyo stock screens

    The Nikkei 225's catch-up over the last month has been impressive. It's outperformed many of its Asian peers as well as European indices and the US, and is homing in on its pre earthquake and tsunami levels. The FT reports.

  • Japan’s Equities Head Towards Pre-Tsunami Levels Thursday, 7 Jul 2011 | 10:09 PM ET
    Tokyo stock screens

    The Nikkei 225's catch-up over the last month has been impressive. It's outperformed many of its Asian peers as well as European indices and the US, and is homing in on its pre earthquake and tsunami levels. The FT reports.

  • Bullish on Japan Stocks: Kass Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 5:21 PM ET
    Bullish on Japan Stocks: Kass

    "The Nikkei is as cheap as the U.S. market was in March 2009," says Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners Management.

  • Concerns Increase Over Japan Food Safety Tuesday, 22 Mar 2011 | 9:06 AM ET
    Concerns Increase Over Japan Food Safety

    CNBC's Kaori Enjoji and Simon Hobbs take a look at the situation in Japan.

  • Crises in Japan Ripple Across Global Economy Monday, 21 Mar 2011 | 5:27 AM ET
    80-year-old Sumi Abe is rescued from her destroyed house nine days after the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami on March 20, 2011 in Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan.

    In the wake of Japan’s cascading disasters, signs of economic loss can be found in many corners of the globe, from Sendai, on the battered Japanese coast, to Paris to Marion, Ark., reports the New York Times.