Japan Hedge Funds Get Second Look From Investors as Stocks Soar

Japan Hedge Funds Get Second Look From Investors as Stocks Soar

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The yen has weakened 15 percent against the dollar since mid-November, helping boost the value of exporters’ earnings abroad as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called for unlimited money printing by the Bank of Japan to overcome persistent declining prices.