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Japan's good value creates alpha opportunities - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Japan's good value creates alpha opportunities

Japan remains a very cheap equity market versus global peers

Global Economy

Japan ruling bloc easily wins vote held days after Abe's murder

Following the election, the government will need to find ways to revive the lackluster economy and tackle inflation
Abe shooting raises doubts over BOJ policy support as yen gains - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Global Economy

Abe shooting raises doubts over BOJ policy support as yen gains

Abe is known as a key supporter of BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda’s policy of maintaining rock-bottom interest rates

Global Economy

Ex-Japan leader Abe assassinated in shooting at campaign rally

"For this to happen during an election, which is the foundation of democracy is unforgivable. I condemn it."


Fertility, phones, reforms: a trader checklist for Suga's Japan

Market watchers are eyeing what the election of the unassuming son of a strawberry farmer means for the country’s equity markets.


Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Suga wins ruling party race to replace Prime Minister Abe

A farmer’s son long known as Abe’s back-room fixer, Suga won 377 of the 535 available votes Monday, the LDP said.


Japan’s new leader will likely keep big stimulus rolling

The emergence of Yoshihide Suga as the leading candidate to replace Prime Minister Shinzo Abe suggests Japan will stick to its economic strategy of massive monetary stimulus.

Tokyo seeks return to glory days with piece of Saudi Aramco IPO

(July 18): When members of Saudi Arabia’s royal family visited Japan last September and again in March, the Asian country made sure at least one message got through: Please list Saudi Aramco in Tokyo.

Adelson says US$6 bil Marina Bay Sands investment a ‘warm-up’ to Japan’s casino race

SINGAPORE (Feb 22): Sheldon Adelson – one of the world’s richest men and notably among the biggest funders of Donald Trump’s US presidency campaign – has pledged to spend up to US$10 billion ($14.2 billion) on building a casino facility in Japan,
Trump and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe (Image: Bloomberg)

Global Markets

Asia goes back to the future on trade to manage in Trump times

HONG KONG (Feb 15): Everything old is new again when it comes to trade deals.