We examine whether Japanese households have taken on more risk in search of higher returns, and consider the implications for other developed markets.
The Japanese central bank held fire on monetary policy changes at its October meeting as it downgraded the inflation outlook yet again
It’s been a torrid period for stock markets recently. We examine what’s been happening and find out why some investors think it could be a time of opportunity.
Japan’s impressive labour market data masks the low number of women employed or actively looking for work, known as the participation rate. We look at what might happen as this number rises.
With no sign of a summer lull this year, here’s a brief summary of the key events from July and August that matter to investors.