Potential for helicopter money
Which funds topped the chart?
Chris Smith, analyst - Japanese equities at Polar Capital, discusses the evolution of the Japanese market and the search for income.
With yen strength providing a near 25% swing in returns for sterling investors in 2016, Paul Milburn, co-manager of the Lowes multi-asset RHFS Diversified Strategy fund, outlines his strategy for protecting against future yen weakness.
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Smaller than expectations
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's goal is to make Japan a country that is admired and respected by Asian and global leaders. This becomes impossible without a strong economy, writes Jesper Koll, CEO of WisdomTree Japan.
Increases ETF purchase programme
As the yen continues to strengthen, Invesco Perpetual's head of Japanese equities Paul Chesson asks if it is nearing the endgame for Japan or if the central bank could make yet another move to strengthen the country’s stalled economy.
GLG long only FUM dives 22% in H2
Small overweight retained in Japan
Also buying protection and raising cash
To be bought by Japan's SoftBank Group
Index 'substantially' below all-time peak
Top position in two funds and trust
Neptune’s Chris Taylor analyses the outlook for Japanese equities as the country’s central bank looks to provide additional stimulus this month in a bid to help stem the yen’s strong run.
World trade growth has slowed since 2008
Diversifying client base in UK
Global makets 'riddled' with uncertainty
Trades on rplan.co.uk platform up 175% in days after vote
Tokio Marine Asset Management, as a locally-based bottom-up stock selector, offers a different perspective on the widely held market perceptions of Japan and presents an alternative view which some investors outside of Japan may not have been aware of...
Japan is out of favour, especially with foreign investors, and the market has sold down amid rising global macroeconomic concerns and volatility in returns. In particular, investors have shunned stocks where earnings are perceived to be cyclical or volatile...
Improving corporate governance
Baillie Gifford's Whitley: It baffles me why people still use the pre-computer age, price-weighted Nikkei index in Japan
Head of Baillie Gifford's Japan equity team