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The good, the good and the dollar-A
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 23 JUL 2013
... Reinhart and Rogoff infamy. There's sun shining ever so brightly in the Land of the Rising Sun with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his government and his 'Abenomics' getting a thumbs up from Japanese voters. His ruling coalition won control in both chambers ...
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AAP  |  TUESDAY, 23 JUL 2013
... economic activity. Meanwhile, the Tokyo stock market was lifted by a big parliamentary election win for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party. London's FTSE 100 index of leading shares closed down 0.11 per cent to end at 6,623.17 points, while Frankfurt's ...
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AAP  |  FRIDAY, 7 JUN 2013
... points, to 12,904.02, extending an almost four per cent decline on Wednesday due to disappointment at Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's latest plan to boost the economy. Hong Kong lost 1.05 per cent, or 230.81 points, to close at 21,838.43, while Shanghai ...
Abenomics strengthens investment ties with Japan
MARK SMITH  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 MAY 2013
The dramatic lift in confidence arising from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's aggressive stimulus measures has created opportunities for investment to flow between Australia and Japan in both directions, according to Nikko Asset Management chairman ...
Market Wrap
AAP  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 MAY 2013
... about 60 per cent over the past six months under the pro-spending, pro-growth policies of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, but tumbled 7.3 per cent on Thursday. The turbulence persisted for the next two sessions, with stocks driven down by a stronger ...
Top-down approach wins in post-GFC world: Hexavest
MARK SMITH  |  THURSDAY, 2 MAY 2013
... to take positions in under-represented markets. The strategies have profited heavily from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's pledge of monetary support to the economy, for instance. However, Brunelle says the team is now taking money off the table ...
A lesson against austerity
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 MAY 2013
... February 2004. Japan's unemployment dropped to a four-year low of 4.1% in March - again better than the 4.3% expected. The Abe government has pulled out all the stops and it appears to be working. And does it care that it's predicted 2013 budget deficit ...
Three arrows hitting the spot
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 23 APR 2013
... especially if arrows two and three also hit the bulleye. Arrow number two is "Abenomics" - or huge government spending. PM Abe's Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) plans to spend over US$2.4 trillion worth of public works stimulus (equivalent to about 40% ...
All eyes and ears on Japan
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 APR 2013
... new BOJ governor Haruhiko Kuroda's first ever meeting as BOJ governor, he is well-aware that he and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are pulling the economy in the same direction - not like that other what's his face dissenting ex-governor of the Japanese central ...
First quarter (w)innings
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 2 APR 2013
... before "whatever it takes" found its way into the ECB's lexicon. And for good measure, the dynamic duo of Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and new BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda joined the "whatever it takes" club on the first quarter, promising to end the country's ...
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