Shigeki Nozawa

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BOJ's CPI overhaul suggests bond-buying slowdown, analysts say

Jul 27, 2015

BOJ's CPI overhaul suggests bond-buying slowdown, analysts say

The Bank of Japan’s drive to change the way inflation is measured suggests a tapering of bond-buying stimulus will come sooner than markets think. The central bank is lobbying for a revision to housing cost estimates that could boost its preferred price gauge to ...

GPIF head says no need to be 'bang on' with asset targets

Jul 16, 2015

GPIF head says no need to be 'bang on' with asset targets

The world’s biggest pension fund, nearing the end of a plan to shift its asset mix and bulk up on equities, need not rush itself to reach new allocation targets, according to its president. The ¥135 trillion Government Pension Investment Fund should be flexible ...