Global firms see promise with Japan

Baker, Sophie
November 2017
Pensions & Investments;11/13/2017, Vol. 45 Issue 23, p0002
The article reports on the victory of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and the Liberal Democratic Party that reinforces the bullishness of money managers in the equities market of Japan in 2017. According to Maya Bhandari of Columbia Threadneedle Investments, asset allocation strategies of the firm have been invested or overweight in Japanese equities starting 2013. Paul O'Connor of Janus Henderson Investors mentions that the result of election reinforced the strategic bull case of Japanese stocks.


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