HC Picks 338

January 5, 2022
by Akane Hashimoto

Period : December 28, 2021 – January 3, 2022

Category :  [Other] [Economy] [Policy (BOJ)] [Business] [Market]

Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities-

● Top 10 Japanese news stories of 2021

 > “To summarize. Sports look to be an important activity for all nations.”


● 84% of firms in Japan see economic growth in 2022

 > “Recovery from pandemic may be one of the reasons, but transformation to new life style and environmental friendly world should require a lot of investments.”


● Bank of Japan owns 60% of locally listed ETF, ETP assets

#Policy (BOJ)

● One country is home to half of the 10 most expensive Michelin-starred restaurants in the world

 > “Expensive meal does not make sense in this environment, but worth experiencing good service.”


● Japan Year-End Amount of Bank Notes Hits Another Record High

 > “Japanese are used to save money and live with no dependent on growth.”

● Nikkei marks best year-end close since 1980s bubble

 > “Growth without bubble mindset should be ideal.”