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The Future of the Gaming Industry

SuMi's Coffee Break Column: Tatsuya Suzuki, Chief Portfolio Manager of the Japan Quality Growth Strategy, discusses the future of the gaming industry and stocks which stand to benefit from the future technological developments emerging in the industry.
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Market Review for August 2023

The Japanese equity market saw TOPIX increase by 0.4% and the Nikkei 225 slide by 1.7% in August. In the first half of the month, concerns over rising long-term US interest rates and China’s economy weighed on Japanese equities. However in the second half of the month Japanese equities rebounded following the positive performance of US semi-conductor stocks.
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Japanese Economic Growth Smashes Expectations

[EXTERNAL LINK] Hiroyuki Ueno, Chief Strategist at SuMi TRUST, recently shared his perspective on the growth drivers behind the Japanese stock market ahead of the preliminary GDP figure announcement.
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Japanese Stock Market To Stay Strong In 2023

[EXTERNAL LINK]  In Wealth Briefing Asia SuMi TRUST's Chief Strategist, Hiroyuki Ueno, discusses his outlook for the Japanese stock market ahead of the release of Japan's preliminary GDP figures.
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Are Chinese Tourists Coming Back to Japan?

SuMi's Coffee Break Column: Katsunori Ogawa, Chief Portfolio Manager of the Sakigake Strategy, looks at inbound tourism in Japan in a post-Covid world and what is holding back the recovery of tourism from China.