Asia markets open lower on Monday; Nikkei 225 is down 0.31 percent as dollar/yen hovers at 100 levels.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, bank of Japan and the U.S. dollar.
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks ahead at the day's market action including Japanese stocks reacting to the Bank of Japan policy meeting.
Changes to the Bank of Japan’s monetary stimulus program are being criticized by some who say the bank's members are behaving like “control freaks”.
Japan's central bank changed its focus to target interest rates in an attempt to reach its inflation goal, reports CNBC's Akiko Fujita.
The financial markets may have approved of the BOJ's paradigm shift on Wednesday, sending shares higher and the yen lower, but analysts called it a damp squib.
Japanese shares closed higher, after the Bank of Japan announced it would modify its monetary policy framework.
Japan's central bank kept rates steady but issued a plethora of fresh changes to its policy approach on Wednesday.
LGT Capital Partners' Mikio Kumada says the BOJ should target significant growth in nominal GDP instead of inflation indices.
The dollar/yen has been falling every time after a BOJ meeting instead of increasing, says Credit Agricole's David Forrester.