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Nikko AM adds senior executives to global team
LAURA MILLAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 12 NOV 2014
... expand our business with some of the most sophisticated investors in the world," said Nikko AM executive vice chairman Hideo Abe said.
Shanghai-HK Connect connects China to the world
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 11 NOV 2014
... Xi Jinping and US president Barrack Obama at the APEC summit or his handshake connect with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe? Ahh yes, Virginia, you know where I'm going with this don't you? It's the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect. We've been waiting ...
Sunrise, sunset
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 19 SEP 2014
... currently trading around 0.56% -- that's down from 0.74% at the start of 2014 and down from 0.78% on 26 December 2012 when Shinzo Abe assumed prime ministership of Japan. It's not that easy anymore, since the BOJ has dirtied the bond market waters with ...
Sunrise, sunset
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 28 AUG 2014
... Especially, because the Japanese equity market had mainly been reacting to the Japanese currency's ups and downs since Shinzo Abe was re-elected Japanese prime minister on December 2012 and the BOJ announced its QE policy in April last year. The Nikkei-225 ...
Because I'm happy
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 14 AUG 2014
... rate of 6.8% in the June quarter. No worries, this is better than market expectations for a 7.0% contraction. No worries, PM Abe and the Bank of Japan (BOJ) factored in this give back after the growth spurt in the March quarter (up 6.1% annualised) before ...
Third arrow, broken arrow
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 1 JUL 2014
... early days. The BOJ could still pump mo' money if the economy follows the path it did in 1997. And just last week, we have PM Abe firing the 'the third arrow' of structural reforms. The Japanese government has formally adopted the growth strategy drafted ...
Better than good
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 APR 2014
... announce more stimulus measures - good - because of "bad" China slowdown data. So it is with Japan with both the BOJ and PM Abe expected to unleash more money to offset the expected "bad" after-effects of the higher consumption tax. So it is with the ...
The waiting game
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 31 MAR 2014
... Asian financial crisis in 1997, there's none of that this time (or is there?). And this time, both the Bank of Japan and the Abe government have vowed to roll out more stimulus measures to cushion the negative impact of the tax on spending. Talkin' bout ...
Sunrise, sunset
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 18 FEB 2014
... restructuring -- designed to lift the country's growth and inflation at the same time. First arrow. Less than a month after Shinzo Abe san was elected PM in December 2012, he announced stimulus measures totalling around A¥10.3 trillion (was worth ...
I swear
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 4 FEB 2014
... higher yen doing? It's putting pressure on Japanese exporters and soon, the Japanese economy and soon, offset the BOJ and Abe's fight against deflation. And don't look ma ... the Australian dollar is starting to strengthen again and that's even in the ...
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