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  • Nikkei Business Report Monday, 27 May 2013 | 4:40 AM ET
    Nikkei Business Report

    Support for Prime Minister Abe's cabinet remains high, a recent survey has showed. However, the cabinet's approval rating has dipped and disapproval rating risen since the wild ride of Abenomics has kicked in. The Nikkei's Makiko Utsuda reports.

  • What to Expect From Japan? Monday, 27 May 2013 | 4:00 AM ET
    What to Expect From Japan?

    Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates, Martin Schulz, senior economist at Fujitsu Research Institute and Ben Collett, head of Asian equities at Sunrise Brokers, discuss the Nikkei's correction and expectations for the Japanese market.

  • Abenomics: 'A Race to Nowhere' Monday, 27 May 2013 | 2:00 AM ET
    Abenomics: A Race to Nowhere: Strategist

    Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist, Diaspason Commodities, tells CNBC that Abenomics in Japan is riddled with inconsistencies and unlikely to succeed.

  • Hold US Dollar/ Yen: Pro Monday, 27 May 2013 | 1:20 AM ET
    Hold US Dollar/ Yen: Pro

    Aaron Smith, managing director at Pecora Capital, tells CNBC there is much less conviction and enthusiasm for Japanese Yen shorts.

  • Sell-Off Is Clear ‘Warning Shot’ for Nikkei: Pro Monday, 27 May 2013 | 1:11 AM ET

    While optimism among Japan bulls appears to be largely intact since last week's sell-off, Kingsley Jones of investment advisory Jevons Global believes it's time to be "really cautious" on this market.

  • How Traders Are Playing Turbulent Japan Markets Friday, 24 May 2013 | 12:48 PM ET
    Pedestrian are reflected in an electronic stock board in Tokyo, Japan, on Friday, May 24, 2013.

    As Japan finishes a tough week, options traders are loading on the bearish bets.

  • Retail Investors Will Come Back into Nikkei: Pro Friday, 24 May 2013 | 5:00 AM ET
    Retail Investors Will Come Back into Nikkei: Pro

    Jens Nordvig, global head of currencies at Nomura Securities, tells CNBC there were three things that played in the huge drop in the Nikkei.

  • Japan’s Nikkei Goes on Wild Ride for Second Day Friday, 24 May 2013 | 2:08 AM ET
    Pedestrian are reflected in an electronic stock board in Tokyo, Japan, on Friday, May 24, 2013.

    Japan's stock market witnessed a second-straight day of heightened volatility on Friday, swinging from gains of 3 percent to deep losses before bouncing back again.

  • How to Trade USD/JPY Friday, 24 May 2013 | 1:20 AM ET
    How to Trade USD/JPY

    Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, discusses the U.S. dollar's recovery against the Japanese yen as well as the Nikkei's drop and says it's a "very healthy correction" for the USD/JPY bulls.

  • Global Economy Getting Stronger: Pro Friday, 24 May 2013 | 1:00 AM ET
    Global Economy Getting Stronger: Pro

    Holger Schmieding, chief economist at Berenberg Bank, says the overall global economic picture is improving with Europe slowly pulling out of recession and the U.S. private sector looking more solid.

  • Huge Volatility in Today's Nikkei Session Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 2:03 AM ET
    Huge Volatility in Today's Nikkei Session

    CNBC's Japan correspondent, Kaori Enjoji, reports on the "extremely volatile" Nikkei session which saw record volumes being traded and ended with a 7.3% loss.

  • Nikkei Needed Some 'Digestion': Pro Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 2:00 AM ET
    Nikkei Needed Some 'Digestion': Pro

    Liz Ann Sonders, chief investment strategist and senior vice president at Charles Schwab, discusses the "remarkable" drop in the Nikkei and says it was caused by "short-term momentum money".

  • Could the Market Withstand Fed's Tapering? Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 1:30 AM ET
    Could the Market Withstand Fed's Tapering?

    John Wraith, fixed income strategist at BofA Merril Lynch Global Research and Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, discuss the Nikkei's correction and the strength of the U.S. recovery.

  • Why Investors Should Be on Bubble Watch Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 12:45 AM ET
    On Bubble Watch

    Lothar Mentel, Chief Investment Officer at Tatton Investment Management says the recent rally shows a confused market and expects some volatility ahead.

  • How Abe's Bet on the Nation May Go Wrong: Pro Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 10:20 PM ET
    Abe has Bet the Country and It Might Not Work

    Adam Hewison, President & Chief Strategist of INO.com discusses 'Abenomics' with CNBC's Cash Flow and describes why he thinks it might not work.

  • Trade of the Day: Sell JPY Over JGB? Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 5:41 AM ET
    Trade of the Day: Sell JPY Over JGB?

    What should investors do with equity markets at record highs? Here is a recap of trade tips from today.

  • Should You Stay Clear of Japan? Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 4:00 AM ET
    Should You Stay Clear of Japan?

    Ben Collett, head of Asian equities at Sunrise Brokers, discusses Sony and Third Point Loeb's "shareholder activism", and explains why foreign investors should reduce their Japanese holdings.

  • Nikkei Business Report Monday, 20 May 2013 | 4:40 AM ET
    Nikkei Business Report

    A chief government spokesman commented that the recent improvements in the Japanese economy show Prime Minister Abe's economic policies are starting to take effect in the real economy. The Nikkei's Makiko Utsuda has more.

  • Nikkei Business Report Friday, 17 May 2013 | 4:40 AM ET
    Nikkei Business Report

    Mitsui, Mitsubishi and Nippon Yusen reached a joint venture agreement with the U.S. firm Sempra Energy. The project, estimated to cost $10 billion, plans to produce 12 million tons of liquefied natural gas a year by 2017, or equivalent to 10% of annual Japanese demand. The Nikkei's Sachiko Kishida reports.

  • Charting the Nikkei Friday, 17 May 2013 | 12:15 AM ET
    Charting the Nikkei

    Dhiren Sarin, Chief Technical Strategist, Asia Pacific at Barclays says Japan is only recently catching up to the easing monetary policies of the West so it is feasible to expect the Nikkei to reach highs of 18,000.