HC Picks 260

April 1, 2020
by Akane Hashimoto


-Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities-



・Investment Leaders, Hiro Mizuno and Torben Möger Pedersen, Join The B Team

 “Well, Mr. Mizuno is resigning from GPIF on March 31. How can he lead environmental discussions going forward?”

・Japan swap spreads stay wide as GPIF eyes foray into foreign bonds




Policy (BOJ)

・Bank of Japan sees deeper economic pain, even after emergency easing

 “We all have to support each other to settle down this pandemic. Velocity of the situation is still unclear.”





・‘Jobs for life’ in South Korea and Japan set to cushion virus blow

・Japan’s Auto Industry Was Slowing Down Before Coronavirus Crash in March