Japanese tech giant SoftBank is spinning off its mobile unit to raise cash for more tech investments, reports Marina Gerner. Who could benefit?
Investors in search of income have traditionally paid no attention to Japan. But that should soon change.
Japanese stocks look set to benefit from Donald Trump’s presidency, says Andrew Van Sickle.
After the political upheavals of 2016, a period of profound social and economic change is upon us. John Stepek looks at the big trends investors must be ready for next year.
As the yen weakens, stockpickers and Chinese tourists will be eager to get back into Japan. Canny investors should be first in line, says Rupert Foster.
Donald Trump’s presidency could spell the end of the global bond bull market. But there’s one asset it could be very good for, says John Stepek: Japanese stocks.
Japanese stocks haven’t done well this year as deflation maintains its grip on the country. But a big buying opportunity could be just around the corner. John Stepek explains why.
The Bank of Japan is now the largest investor in exchange-traded funds in the Japanese stockmarket, thereby skewing the market in two key ways.
This year has not been kind to Japanese equities. But at these levels, things can only get better for Japan, reports Andrew Van Sickle.
There are many reasons to buy Japanese stocks over US stocks. Here, John Stepek outlines three of the most compelling.
With the yen getting stronger, Japan looks to be losing the global currency war. But that could all be about to change, says John Stepek. Here’s why, and what it means for you.