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  • Is Japan Post overpaying for Toll? Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 12:02 AM ET
    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 Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 8:11 PM ET
    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 Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 7:15 PM ET
    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 Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 8:34 PM ET
    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 Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 11:42 PM ET
    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.

  • Japan ‘Super Exchange’ Off to Rough Start Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 2:56 AM ET
    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? Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 6:10 PM ET
    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."

  • Do Global Equity Markets Need a Reality Check? Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 11:59 PM ET
    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.

  • Local Pension Funds to Boost Asian Equities: HSBC Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 4:13 AM ET
    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.

  • Opposition to Japanese Bourses Tie-Up Mounts Sunday, 12 Feb 2012 | 6:58 PM ET
    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.

  • Report: Radiation Leaks Divided Goldman's Tokyo Office Thursday, 7 Apr 2011 | 1:04 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs

    Following the the radiation leaks in Japan, American and European financial companies with offices in Tokyo faced a serious dilemma. Many of their employees wanted to flee the country until the radiation situation had been resolved. But the companies worried that relocating employees would be seen as a sign that they lacked faith in the ability of Japanese authorities to manage the disaster.

  • A damaged gas station shows the destruction after the earthquake struck on March 11

    Japan's nuclear crisis has put pressure on the already fragile global economy, squeezing supplies of goods from computer chips to auto parts and raising fears of higher interest rates.

  • No Reason to Close Tokyo Stock Exchange: Official Tuesday, 15 Mar 2011 | 3:38 PM ET

    The Tokyo stock market should remain open for trading this week, the country's economy minister said Tuesday.