Japan’s remarkable vaccination progress

Yutaka Uda reflects on the forthcoming events in Japan that should trigger a rally in the Japanese markets over the summer.

Preparing for Japan’s re-opening

Mitsuhiro Yuasa reflects on Q1 earnings and looks towards the Olympics and General Elections.

Monitoring vaccination developments is essential

Yutaka Uda describes the current situation in Japan and the key events that will aid economic recovery.

Vaccinations are key to unlocking Japan

Mitsuhiro Yuasa describes the developing situation in Japan and PM Suga's plans.

A record-breaking December… what’s to follow?

Yutaka Uda reviews the components that have contributed to the Nikkei reaching a 30-year high and Japan’s record-breaking budget for 2021.

Japan’s recovery and push to digitalisation

As the COVID-19 situation improves in Japan, Mitsuhiro Yuasa discusses the different economic strategies being adopted by the Japanese government to aid recovery.

The road to recovery in Japan

Yutaka Uda looks at the growth potential in the Japanese markets amid a resurgence of COVID-19 cases.

Investment in infrastructure to determine the direction of the market

Yutaka Uda explores the potential of job creation through investment in infrastructure and the impact on the future of the market.

Japanese equities: benefiting from external and internal transformations

Mitsuhiro Yuasa comments on the Japan-EU Free Trade Agreement (JETFA) in this guest article by Börse am Sonntag.

Q&A with Mitsuhiro Yuasa

In this interview by the Italian newspaper Patrimoni, Mitsuhiro Yuasa discusses the strengths and weaknesses of the Japan economy, the role of inflation, forecasting trends and what sectors the Fund is focused on.