Exchanges Tokyo Stock Exchange

  • Kyushu Railway is a keeper: Investor

    Kyushu Railway's strong balance sheet and 3 percent dividend make it a solid investment, says Jesper Koll, CEO at WisdomTree Japan KK.

  • What the Kyushu Railway IPO has to do with the economy

    Participation of retail investors in Kyushu Railway's IPO suggests reflationary signals in the economy, says Naomi Fink, CEO at Europacifica Consulting.

  • The biggest IPO on the Tokyo Stock Exchange this year

    Kyushu Railway is valued at $4 billion and will also be the biggest IPO of a public entity since Japan Post was listed in 2015.

  • Assessing Kyushu Railway's IPO

    Kyushu Railway is not just a transportation business but a real estate play, says Peter Boardman, MD at NWQ Investment Management Company.

  • Global Markets

    There could be increased market activity as individual investors are expected to step-up, says Charles Schwab's Jeffrey Kleintop.

  • Itochu Glaucus

    Soren Aandahl of Glaucus Research Group notes that the Japanese firm has three material accounting issues, and warns that Itochu's record profits are merely a mirage.

  • Line IPO

    IDC Research Director Lewis Ward says integrating all the services on a common platform might work as Line keeps user within the application.

  • NYSE president Tom Farley (R) celebrates with Japan's Line Corp. CFO In Joon Hwang (2nd L) and Chief Global Officer Jungho Shin (middle) and Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer Jun Masuda (2nd R) during the company's IPO on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, July 14, 2016.

    Line's debut on the NYSE has investors asking: which private tech companies will follow in the messaging app's footsteps?

  • Messaging app Line plans up to $3B IPO

    Naver Corp plans an initial public offering of up to $3 billion in New York and Tokyo, according to IFR.

  • Japan Post firms make strong market debut

    Ben Collett, head of Japan and Asian equities at Sunrise Brokers, says Japan Post Holdings and its two financial units made a stronger-than-expected market debut in Tokyo on Wednesday.

  • Customer Katsumi Amano withdraws money from his bank account at a Japan Post Co. branch in Hachioji, Japan, on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

    Japan Post is shelling out a nearly 50 percent premium to buy Australian freight player Toll, spurring concerns the Japanese behemoth may be overpaying.

  • Japan's Recruit Holdings makes solid debut in Tokyo

    Jay Nelson, Senior Editor, Success Stories: Japan Executive Newsletter and Peter Boardman, Managing Director at Tradewinds, discuss the positive debut of Japanese staffing firm Recruit Holdings.

  • Skylark: Why it's time to get back in the market

    Ralph Alvarez, Chairman of Skylark, discusses the firm's return to the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Thursday after being delisted in 2006 through a management buyout.

  • Why there may be no better time for Seibu's IPO

    Ed Rogers, CEO at Rogers Investment Advisors, discusses why Seibu Holdings decided to relist in Tokyo on Wednesday amid growing caution over Japan's economic recovery.

  • STOXX aims to grow presence in Asia

    Index provider STOXX has licensed its STOXX ASEAN Five Select Dividend 50 index to Nomura; the exchange traded product listed in Tokyo today. CNBC's Cash Flow speaks to Harmut Graff, CEO of STOXX, about the firm's plans in Asia.

  • Brace for Explosive Gains in Japan Stocks as Yen Slumps

    Shares of Japan Exchange Group got off to a rocky start as investors sent shares of the new group down by more than a tenth in an otherwise rapidly rising market. The Financial Times reports.

  • A Fiscal Cliff Deal Soon?

    Beat Wittmann, CEO and Partner at independent investment-management group, Dynapartners says that the U.S. needs some form of tax reform and that Congress will eventually meet a deal on the "fiscal cliff."

  • A trader looks worried as he works in a dealing room in Tel Aviv, Israel.

    Stock markets from New York to Tokyo have seen some stellar gains this week amid hopes of further monetary easing globally, but analysts say there’s one thing that investors appear to be forgetting:  economic growth remains weak and is likely to remain so for some time.

  • An employee of a securities company walks past a stock index board in Seoul, South Korea

    Asian equity markets, which have so far been dominated by either foreign institutions or short-term trading by local individual investors, are set to see a big increase in investments from local pension funds, which will lead to higher stock prices and lower volatility, according to a new report from HSBC Global Research.

  • Tokyo Exchange

    Investors in the Osaka Securities Exchange are challenging management to push for better merger terms from the Tokyo Stock Exchange, in a rare outbreak of shareholder activism in Japan.  The FT reports.