Jesper Koll / Japan, Market News on 24 Aug 2015

Japanese Market – Healthy Correction, Not Fundamental Rot

Japanese equities dropped 5.5% last week, for their sharpest weekly loss in over 15 months. The market is still up 11.8% year-to-date, and in our view, last week marks a healthy—and overdue—correction. The multi-year bull market for Japanese risk assets—equities and real estate—remains intact. 

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Jesper Koll / Abenomics, Equity, Japan, Market News on 27 Jul 2015

Japan Policy Update: Politics Now, Economics Later

I recently visited the Japanese prime minister’s (PM) offices and met with several senior decision makers to get a firsthand update on what lies ahead. The key takeaway for investors is that the structural bull case for Japan remains intact.

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Christopher Gannatti / Equity, Japan on 16 Jul 2015

WisdomTree’s Japan Equity Toolkit for 2015

Japan has been among the world’s best performing equity markets thus far this year. WisdomTree has an extensive Japanese toolkit, with 10 distinct Indexes tracked by exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

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Jeremy Schwartz / Equity, Japan on 06 Jul 2015

Japan: Land of the Rising Sun—and Rising Dividends

WisdomTree conducts an annual screening to measure dividends paid in its developed international Index family. The annual rebalance provides a plethora of data about how dividends are changing across regions, sectors and companies.

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Christopher Gannatti / Equity, Japan on 15 Jun 2015

Buybacks Are Becoming Popular in Japan

There is wide debate regarding the effectiveness of Abenomics, but we think that focusing too much on the economic aspects of Abenomics may be missing the point: An equity investment in Japan is an investment in companies rather than economic growth.

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