Monthly Archives: January 2014

Japan looks for distinctive asset managers around the world

Nomura Research Institute and Boston-based Cerulli Associates are kicking off their new collaboration with a jointly produced a report on the outlook for funds management in Japan. It features few insights that have not already appeared in, for example, ijapicap,  and many of … Continue reading

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PFA managers: Russell joins ‘other’ ranks, Capital departs

Both Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp and it subsidiary MU Investment Co Ltd lost their places on the Pension Fund Association’s roster of domestic stocks managers in the year ending 31 March 2013 when the  PFA had 23% of … Continue reading

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Demographics & currency tell on insurers’ global positions

The lead that Japan Post enjoys over AXA as the world’s largest insurance company by non-banking assets is narrowing to nearly nothing, A.M. Best’s most recent rankings show. The French giant already heads the league table by net premiums written and … Continue reading

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