Chris reflects on the first few months of Japan under new Prime Minister, Yoshihide Suga. Is he more or less aggressive on fiscal stimulus and corporate reform than his predecessor, Shinzo Abe? Will he maintain the political stability that Abe brought? Chris also adds his thoughts on what all this – plus coronavirus – means for the Polar Capital Japan Value Fund as we move into 2021.
Japan|28 Oct 2020
Co-manager, Japan Team
Chris Smith, CFA
Chris Smith is co-manager of the Japan Value Fund. He joined Polar Capital in January 2012 as a Japanese equity analyst, prior to which he gained five years’ experience working in accountancy.
He holds a BSc (1st Class Hons) in applied accounting and is a chartered accountant and a CFA charter holder.
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