Japan

The Case to Short Japanese Bonds Lives

I lost money shorting Japanese bonds this year, and I'd do it again -- eventually, Japan's debts are going to prove too much. More 

Albert Edwards: Japan Much Bigger Story for Markets Than the Fed

Developments in Japanese economic policy "could accelerate the trend towards lower U.S. bond yields, whether or not the Fed tapers," says a Société Générale strategist. More 

Authorities to Raid Novartis Offices Over Fake Drug Data

Japanese media reports say that regulators will conduct on-site investigations at Novartis offices in Japan over claims that drug study data was faked. More 

10 Things You Need To Know Before Thursday’s Opening Bell

Good morning. Here's what you need to know; Asian markets were mixed in overnight trading; Barclay's will shutter its wealth management business by 2016 More 

10 Things You Need To Know Before Wednesday’s Opening Bell

Good morning. Here's what you need to know. Markets in Asia were mixed in overnight trading, and e-commerce giant Alibaba will hold its IPO in the U.S. More 

Tuesday Apple Rumors: New iPads to Be Unveiled on Oct. 15

Apple to reveal its updated iPads next month; Chinese wireless carriers offer big iPhone subsidies; and iPhone 5s reservations mostly sell out in China More 

Host City for 2020 Summer Olympics Chosen

The International Olympic Committee has picked Tokyo to host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. More