HC Picks 387

October 11, 2023
by Investment and Research Team

Period : September 25, 2023 – October 9, 2023

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

-Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities-

Japan lifts coupon rate on 10-year government bonds to 0.8%

 > “Still low but BOJ is gradually trying to normalize to positive rate environment.”

● Four major Japanese banks to raise housing loan rates in October

 > “Good news that banks started to normalize spreads and rates.”

● Japan’s Kishida to Reform Asset Management to Lure Foreign Investors

 > “Although the statement includes inappropriate points, good news is that Japanese government is seriously considering to shift households assets from bank deposits to direct investments.”

#Policy (BOJ)

● Japan’s property sector sees ‘golden period’ as foreign investments surge 45%

 > “Japanese real estate may be the most attractive asset based in JPY, but relatively expensive. It is important to create relationships with banks and corporates to purchase at a discount.”


Japan Airlines reveals new First and Business Class for A350-1000s

 > “Wish to visit Japan? Welcome!”