Regardless of market conditions, active management in the Japanese small-cap market is still able to provide a better return with less volatility when compared to Japanese equity market as a whole.
There are three main reasons for this. Firstly, the lack of volatility is primarily because the small-cap market in Japan contains domestic-focused stocks and very few foreign investors. These stocks...
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