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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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Dec. 2006

Retail Business

Retail investor Asset Management Trends

Hisashi Kaneko

Households are beginning to allocate assets to investment-type products, heralding a change in their attitude toward investing. but they continue to prefer conservative, low-risk investments. If financial institutions are to persuade individuals to purchase products with higher risk/return profiles, they need to take a longer-term approach to asset management.