Samurai Descendant Turns Abe's Third Archer

Sept. 6 (Bloomberg) -- A descendent of a 16th century samurai general, Japan's Minister for Economic and Fiscal Policy Akira Amari is on the front lines of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's efforts to revive the world's third-largest economy by overturning decades-old regulations and spurring investment. Amari is featured as a key policymaker in Bloomberg Markets' October special issue on the 50 Most Influential People in global finance. Bloomberg's Andy Sharp reports. (Source: Bloomberg)

Why Hong Kong Is Seen as a Preferred IPO Hub
33:37 - Alex Frino, dean of the Macquarie Graduate School of Management, discusses the IPO market in Hong Kong where values are set to hit a five-year high and why companies find it so attractive. He speaks to Bloomberg's Angie Lau on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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