HC Picks 293

December 16, 2020

Period : December 7, 2020 – December 14, 2020

Category : [Economy][Business]

-Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities-

● Japan Inc shakes off initial COVID-19 gloom but resurgence hits capex, hiring – BOJ survey

 > “May not be time to expect sharp recovery, but predictable slow cash flows growth shall help sustain economy.”

● Japan’s household spending rebounds from initial Covid hit


● SoftBank shares surge 7% after a report says it’s considering going private

 > “Woo, Softbank may be thinking that the public market is not helpful to raise flexible capital anymore… Could not be a positive message. What do you think?”

● NTT’s record bond issue to wrap up bumper year for Japan corporate bond market