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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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Oct. 2007

For Management at Financial Firms

Leading Japanese and Foreign Asset Managers Developing Niches

Sadayuki Horie

Over the past four years, Japanese and foreign asset management firms have developed their own niches as the Japanese market has more than doubled in terms of both outstanding assets and revenues. While Japanese firms have specialized in managing domestic assets and providing customer support for individual investors and sales firms, foreign firms have tended to focus on foreign currency assets.