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Insights and analysis on the Japan market.

How Japan got its swagger back

May 20, 2023

The FT Weekend's Big Read dives deeper on this and the article below is definitely worth a read.

The outlook for Japan's economy is certainly positive and some of the notable trends are:

· Stable GDP growth
· Lowest interest rates of any developed market
· Healthy levels of inflation and meaningful wage growth
· Large scale onshoring by major manufacturers
· Stock market at a 30+ year high but still widely considered to be undervalued
· Property markets in major cities on a solid growth trajectory
· Marked improvement in corporate governance and shareholder accountability in recent years
· Weaker yen

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