Monthly Archives: October 2013

Profile: National Pension Fund Association

The National Pension Fund Association invests the retirement savings of the self-employed.  It has no relationship to the Pension Fund Association. Membership of the Association is via entities serving individuals living in the same prefecture or engaged in the same profession – accounting, dentistry and “legal scrivening” among them. It has … Continue reading

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Nights at Club Godfather, envelopes with $25k win pensions biz

International news agencies’ reporting on Japanese pension funds is frequently confused, unquestioning or wrong. So how delightful that Reuters’ Nathan Layne got to Sapporo to send back the skinny, which is here, on nights at Club Godfather and envelopes with … Continue reading

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