A Tokyo stock picker watches his nation age

May 11, 2016

A Tokyo stock picker watches his nation age

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It’s an early weekday morning in Tokyo and the Japanese pub is already filled with a boisterous clientele, mostly pensioners. Sitting among them is Kengo Kuzuhara, taking notes. The 41-year-old wants to know how his elders spend their cash, as he runs a stock ...

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