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As the trading session drew to a close in Tokyo the Nikkei was sitting in positive territory on a volatile trading day.
Japan veteran Neil Edwards says 'buy on the dips' as the trend is still generally upwards.
After partying hard for the last few weeks, investors woke up to a splitting Japanese hangover this morning, but asset allocators still see plenty of potential in the nation's stockmarket.
The short Japanese government bonds (JGB) trade suddenly began to look at lot less fearsome last week
A weaker yen and private sector debt pile could sow seeds for next Asian crisis according to Stephanie Kretz, private banking investment strategist for Lombard Odier.
Incoming Bank of England governor Mark Carney is urging Europe to take drastic measures to avoid a decade of stagnation.
Speaking at the Private Client Manager Retreat in Hampshire, Odey's macro expert Tim Bond warned on the Tiger's increasing number of special purpose vehicles that 'aren't working'.
Citywire A-rated Somerville says Japan needs structural reforms to be successfully implemented before its sharp recovery becomes truly sustainable.
Abenomics has scored an early victory with resounding first-quarter growth of 3.5%, the highest among the G7 group of developed economies, while Q4 2012 numbers were revised up from zero to 0.3%
Our data shows wealth managers have missed out on a number of opportunities over the last few months by failing to time markets.
Japan's Nikkei 225 jumps 3.6% and the FTSE 100 nears its all-time high as investors celebrate last week's US jobs figures.
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