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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. 2007

Capital Markets

Household Asset Allocation Trends

Atsuo Urakabe

With 1.533 trillion yen in financial assets, Japanese households are gradually increasing their allocation to risk assets. How will the new J-SOX law, in full effect since September, affect household asset selection?