Today’s Pick 123

June 28, 2017
by Akane Hashimoto

Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities

Underperforming Japanese companies face intense AGM season
Toshiba Chooses US-Japan Bidder for Memory Chip Biz Sale
Mitsubishi Motors CEO survives attempt to oust him
“A matter of business, politics and governance. Larger scale funds and investor base are required, but corporate governance and fiduciary responsibilities need to be addressed? in advance.”

One Pension Fund Manager Is Going Against the Grain
“Fiduciary duty of pension funds is a theme that had just started to be discussed.?”

Japan Inc says shrinking domestic market, worker shortage are biggest headaches
“Demand for further production may decline, but demand for various new services may emerge.”

 

Recent News

 

Business

Airbag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan and US, seeking $1.6B aid from Key Safety Systems

 

Market

China’s bond market to surpass Japan as world’s second largest in five years: UBS

 

Economy

Japan regional banks face further delays in merger plans
Another Lesson from Japan
Japan Government Raises Economy View, Says Moderate Recovery Intact

 

Business

Japan looks to US to partner on used aircraft resale

 

Market

Nikko AM releases Japan equity outlook