HC Picks 241

November 13, 2019
by Akane Hashimoto

Category : [GOVERNANCE/STEWARDSHIP/FIDUCIARY][ECONOMY] [BUSINESS] [MARKET]

-Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities-


 

Governance / Stewardship / Fiduciary

・Japan is committed to corporate governance 

 “Market should be open to investors, otherwise, be private.”

 

 


 

Economy

・Household spending rose at a record year-on-year pace before Japan’s October tax hike

 “The biggest contributor to the record increase was transportation and telecommunication expenditures.”

 

 


 

Business

・SoftBank Founder Calls His Judgment ‘Really Bad’ After $4.7 Billion WeWork Loss 

 “It was quite an impressive honest presentation. Watch how Mr. Son turnarounds the situation. “

・Earning Results for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2019 Investor Briefing

 

 


 

Market

・Japan’s Biggest CLO Investor Cools on $750 Billion Market

・Japan’s Aso Signals New Openness to Introducing 50-Year Bonds