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Capital Markets & IT -lakyara

Financial institutions are under constant pressure to reduce costs, improve operational efficiency, adapt to regulatory changes and grow their business. NRI believes that a combination financial knowledge and information technology are crucial to the industry’s growth and development. Through our lakyara reports, NRI identifies the various capital markets and IT issues impacting our clients and the future of their business.
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Feb. 2006

Asset Management

Individual Investors Seeking Greater Diversification

Hiroki Nakazato

A growing number of funds are offering more frequent distributions for retired investors. Especially popular are diversified investment trusts able to invest in three asset classes: stocks, bonds, and real estate. Such funds reduce risk through diversification while offering yields on par with foreign bond funds.