Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won his election comfortably, as many in the market hoped and expected.
His economic policies were gaining a bit of traction before the poll. Continuity of policy and personnel in government pleased many investors. The large majority gives him the scope he wanted to press...
Helped by pension freedoms
Completed merger in August
'Very volatile commodity'
£25bn single strategy business
Strategic partnership with Ventre and Zagame