ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Articles

Market Scramble: A tale of two hedge funds

TOKYO -- The outlook for Japanese equities remains mixed even as the benchmark index rallied more than 1,100 points in the three trading days since Sunday's upper house election. The divergent assessments of two major hedge funds are a case in point.

Effissimo Capital Management is bullish despite the broader hedge fund industry falling on hard times. It has been buying Japanese stocks left and right, including Dai-ichi Life Insurance, marine shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha and Japan Display.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Discover the all new Nikkei Asia app

  • Take your reading anywhere with offline reading functions
  • Never miss a story with breaking news alerts
  • Customize your reading experience

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more