HC Picks Category: 05 Policy (BOJ)

2021/06/13
How Japan’s Big Bet on Hydrogen Could Revolutionize the Energy Market
"New developments of this scale would always rely on government subsidies. However, if they can open up with a new earth friendly technology, there should be a reward. Technology for the future should be more important than today's profit."
2021/05/30
BOJ assets quadruple to ¥714.56 tril under Kuroda's aggressive easing
"They are transforming deposits to equity and bond investments indirectly, while encouraging households to participate in the market. How long are they doing this?"
2021/04/15
Fortress mentality threatens to slow the pace of Japanese innovation
"In the end, raising capital is not a key factor. Incentive and supporting policies are keys."
2021/04/01
Japan to speed up investment in energy transition
"Policy may drive innovation from old economy."
2021/03/02
A $9 Billion Mizuho Fund Sparks Review of ESG Labels in Japan
"Investors need protection from commercialism…"
2021/02/22
BOJ's response in focus as Japan's 10-year JGB yields hit two-year high
"BOJ welcomes market correction."
2020/12/22
Japan FSA to Ease Rules to Create Int’l Financial Hub
"Details are yet to come, but it is a good timing to set a growth policy."
2020/11/05
English-speaking team to help foreign funds
"This is an encouraging move to open up Japan market."
2020/10/26
Japan to be carbon neutral by 2050, insists prime minister
"Protecting the earth and environment is extremely important. At the same time, if there is a lack of electricity and telecom supply, the situation may be even worse than COVID-19."
2020/10/05
Suga: Tokyo can be global financial hub
"If this comes true, how exciting!"