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)

BOJ Policy: How Will the Decision Impact the Yen?
34:56 - Shusuke Yamada, chief Japan FX strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses the Bank of Japan's policy decision, how it will impact the yen and the possibility of helicopter money entering the market. He speaks to Bloomberg's Yvonne Man on "Daybreak Asia." (Source: Bloomberg)
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