from Breakingviews:

Starbucks avoids froth in $913 mln Japan buyout

September 24, 2014

By Una Galani

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Henry Kravis spins a different kind of club deal

September 16, 2014

By Jeffrey Goldfarb

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

Rakuten’s $1bln U.S. buy stretches loyalty logic

September 10, 2014

By Una Galani

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Expert Zone:

India Markets Weekahead: Time to prune positions in an extended honeymoon

By Ambareesh Baliga
August 31, 2014

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters)

The Nifty closed at a new closing high of 7,954 amid volatility in an eventful week that started with the Supreme Court ruling that the allocation of more than 200 coal blocks over the past two decades was illegal.

from Breakingviews:

Asia’s top-down corporate reforms vary in promise

August 25, 2014

By Una Galani

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Japan’s GDP sacrifice is price well paid

August 13, 2014

By Andy Mukherjee 

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

SoftBank’s U.S. mobile retreat is least bad option

August 6, 2014

By Peter Thal Larsen 

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Line’s $13 bln valuation shows chat app exuberance

July 31, 2014

By Robyn Mak and Una Galani

The authors are Reuters Breakingviews columnists. The opinions expressed are their own.

from Breakingviews:

Japan’s bond-hugging banks are pinning Abe down

July 22, 2014

By Andy Mukherjee

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Nicholas Wapshott:

Nothing pacific about it: Japan pushes back on China

By Nicholas Wapshott
July 15, 2014

Members of Japan's Self-Defence Forces' airborne troops stand at attention during the annual SDF troop review ceremony at Asaka Base in Asaka

China is on the march. Or, to be precise, China has made a strong push, militarily and otherwise, into seas nearby, setting off alarms among its neighbors. Now Japan has pushed back, announcing it will “reinterpret” its pacifist constitution so it can be more militarily aggressive in responding to China’s persistent territorial expansionism.