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The World Is Turning Japanese [Chart]

The World Is Turning Japanese [Chart]

The World Is Turning Japanese [Chart] Nearly a year ago, Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda described the unlikely inspiration behind Japan’s unprecedented monetary stimulus: Peter Pan. I trust that many of you are familiar with the story of Peter […]

Japan’s Negative Interest Rate Gamble

Japan’s Negative Interest Rate Gamble

Japan’s Negative Interest Rate Gamble by Dan Steinbock, Difference Group Instead of boosting growth, the Bank of Japan’s negative interest rates will contribute to domestic fiscal deterioration, regional risks, even global threats. About a week ago, the Bank of Japan’s […]

Cliff Asness: Fama On Momentum Investing

Cliff Asness: Fama On Momentum Investing

Cliff Asness: Fama On Momentum Investing The long-term success of the momentum factor seems to be a challenge to many observers. People say things like “momentum only works among small stocks” or “momentum only works for going short, not long.” […]