Business Feb 7, 2020

Japan's online brokers turning to independent financial advisers to boost growth

Internet-based securities companies are tying up with independent financial advisers, or IFAs, which recommend suitable financial products. Online securities houses, which have been growing thanks to low brokerage commissions made possible by branchless operations, hope to reinforce their customer bases through IFAs' face-to-face tailored advice ...

Goldman Sachs poised to enter Japan wealth management business

Business Feb 6, 2020

Goldman Sachs poised to enter Japan wealth management business

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. plans to start offering wealth management services in Japan, a person with knowledge of the matter has said. The U.S. bank will target high net worth individuals through its asset management unit, the person said, asking not to be identified because ...