Hello Kitty Makes a Billionaire of Shintaro Tsuji

Sept. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Gillian Wee talks about the wealth of Shintaro Tsuji, the 85-year-old founder of Tokyo-based Sanrio Co. Sanrio is best known for the Hello Kitty character, which was introduced to the international retail market in 1974. Sanrio’s shares doubled this year, more than the 39 percent gain in Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average, making Tsuji a billionaire. (Source: Bloomberg)

George Magnus: Politics Holding Back Japan's Reflation
26:54 - George Magnus, senior independent economic adviser at UBS, talks about the prospect of helicopter money in Japan and the state of the global bond market. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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