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May 30, 2024

Shekhar Hari Kumar on Reuters discussing Japan’s International Investment Position, 30 May 2024

Shekhar Hari Kumar, Macro Strategist at Exante Data, was featured in a recent Reuters article discussing Japan’s international investment position and the likelihood of Japanese investors repatriating their overseas equity and bond investments.

Recent data shows that Japanese investors were not interested in bringing back their investments, despite talks about changing Japan’s low-interest policies. As long as foreign bonds offer higher returns than Japanese bonds, this is unlikely to change.

According to Shekhar Hari Kumar from Exante Data, Japanese investors will likely continue investing in foreign assets rather than repatriating funds, and this trend is expected to persist.

To learn more, read the full article at: Reuters