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Sustainability

COP26: What to Expect from the UN’s Climate Summit

Ahead of COP26 in Glasgow, five sustainability experts across Nomura reflect on the issues that will be discussed to help the global economy reach net zero carbon emissions and keep the planet below 1.5°C

8 min read | October 2021

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Sustainability

Nomura’s Jeff McDermott: `Asia is Mission Critical to Address Climate Change’

Jeff McDermott, Nomura’s newly appointed Global Co-Head of Investment Banking talks about the pressing need for Asia to decarbonize and how Nomura can be a force for good in transitioning companies to greener energy.

15 min video | October 2021

Sustainability

Household Demand for Energy Independence to Boost Solar, Says Enphase CEO

Badri Kothandaraman, Chief Executive Officer at solar power company Enphase, told Nomura Greentech that the California blackouts and Texas shutdowns spotlight the advantage of energy independence for homeowners.

5 min read | October 2021

Sustainability

How New ESG Transparency Rules Will Unleash the Next Green Wave

Regulators across the world are revamping ESG disclosure rules to reduce greenwashing and catch up with demand from investors struggling to decipher how green their investments truly are.

6 min read | October 2021

Volatility

What's on the horizon for the global economy?

Our weekly updated overview highlights the key releases of global economic market data from around the globe and provides an economic outlook for the rest of 2021 by region.

3 min read | October 2021

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MacroBrew: The vaccine, your immune system, and what’s next for Covid-19?

Professor Shane Crotty and his team at the La Jolla Institute in California study immunity against infectious diseases. They investigate how the immune system remembers infections and vaccines.

60 min video | September 2021

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Technology

Fireside Chats – APAC Tech Strategy: Growth opportunities in a post Covid-19 world

Asia's tech cycle and growth opportunities to watch.

26 min podcast | September 2021

Sustainability

How the World’s Largest Infrastructure Asset Manager Set a Net Zero 2040 Goal

Chris Leslie, Global Head of Sustainability at Macquarie Asset Management explains to Nomura Greentech how the Australian finance firm is well on track to be carbon neutral thanks to a shift in culture.

3 min read | September 2021

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Volatility

Fireside Chats – China Investor Forum: Beijing’s ‘Volcker Moment’

China’s curbs on the property sector likely mean sacrificing short-term stability, but could pave the way for Beijing to pursue long-term growth

28 min podcast | August 2021

Sustainability

"Decarbonization is a Business Opportunity to be Maximized"

María Victoria Zingoni, Executive Managing Director at Spanish energy giant Repsol, told Nomura Greentech that the company is transforming its business by adding solar and wind farms to become net-zero by 2050.

7 min read | August 2021

Technology

Investing in the Art and Collectables Market: A $1.7 Trillion Asset Class

Investment in the art market, which has traditionally been limited to the ultra-wealthy, is now experiencing a shift in investor access and demand driven by securitization and technological improvements.

5 min read | August 2021

Sustainability

AI for Stock Selection – the ESG Connection

We introduce a novel AI-based technique for rating company ESG quality. Our method employs a unique Natural Language Processing (NLP) approach to analyse earnings call transcripts, uncovering ESG-relevant narratives and extracting ESG signals we can use to guide stock selection.

4 min read | August 2021

Sustainability

ESG: Fad or Future?

As ESG investing gains momentum, we explore the factors that point toward this being more a genuine lasting shift than a short-lived fad

9 min read | July 2021

Sustainability

Paul Polman: Embedding ESG in Business is the Right Thing to Do

Businesses must move from corporate social responsibility to being responsible social corporations.

5 min read | June 2021

Economics

Nomura Investment Forum Asia: Asia Healthcare in a Post-Pandemic World

Covid-19 has prompted hospitals across Asia to increase the use of technology in the delivery of their services. It’s also a wake-up call for India to boost its healthcare infrastructure.

2 min read | June 2021

Emerging Markets

Nomura Investment Forum Asia – Staying the Course With Asian Stocks Amid Near-Term Volatility

We expect strong earnings recovery this year for Asia ex-Japan equities and double-digit earnings growth in 2022.

2 min read | June 2021

Emerging Markets

Nomura Investment Forum Asia – 5G rollout to drive revenue growth at Chinese telcos

The growing adoption of 5G networks among customers in China is expected to boost domestic telecom companies’ average revenue per user and mobile revenue growth.

2 min read | June 2021

Economics

Resilience of global M&A

Global M&A saw a marked increase in the wake of the pandemic, but is this rise here to stay, and if so in which sectors?

6 min read | June 2021

Sustainability

Carbon Pricing and Financial Markets: The cheapest most expensive commodity

Various approaches to carbon pricing have been trialled in financial and capital markets, illustrating major changes in Enterprise Value.

5 min read | June 2021

Emerging Markets

It’s the Decade to Double Down on Chinese Equities

It is time for global investors to recognize China's scale and complexity, consider it a separate asset class and dedicate more resources and funds to this market.

3 min read | June 2021

Rates

A Measured Approach to ESG Investing

An overlay technique of consensus-ratings to improve the ESG quality of portfolios

5 min read | June 2021

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Technology

Fireside Chats - Asia Insights: Is the world out of chips?

The Global semi-conductor chip shortage and impact to markets.

26 min podcast | May 2021

Sustainability

A new green finance paradigm

The pandemic has spurred a reset in values regarding social and environmental stewardship.

4 min read | April 2021

Economics

Japan begins discussions on carbon pricing framework

Carbon pricing in Japan could focus on policy mix involving carbon tax, emissions trading, subsidies

3 min read | March 2021

Economics

US: Domestic Priorities for the Biden Administration in 2021

Vaccine rollout, pandemic support and infrastructure investment will likely be top priorities

5 min read | January 2021

Economics

Biden’s Green Shift and its Impact on Asia

A pillar of US President Joe Biden’s bid for the presidency was the radical reform of US environmental policy, but what will it mean for Asia?

3 min read | January 2021

Sustainability

Social Impact Investing Looks Set to Rise in ASEAN

ASEAN countries have made significant advances in reducing poverty and improving human development but improvements in gender equality and social mobility have been slow.

4 min read | December 2020

Technology

China’s dual circulation strategy: A tale of chips versus homes

2 min read | December 2020

Economics

Asia under Bidenomics

10 min read | November 2020

Economics

Highlights from Nomura ESG conference 2020

7 min read | November 2020

Economics

Economic policy under a Biden administration

4 min read | September 2020

Japan in focus

Case study: More important than ever: why ESG investment will remain crucial

6 min read | September 2020

Sustainability

The Covid-19 Crisis will Accelerate the Adoption of ESG Policies

Demand for sustainable finance solutions and products will accelerate beyond pre-crisis expectations.

6 min read | September 2020

Economics

More important than ever: why ESG investment will remain crucial

4 min read | August 2020

Geopolitics

Covid-19 a blessing in disguise for climate change?

We look at 6 ways that COVID-19 has helped address key issues in climate change.

4 min read | August 2020

Emerging Markets

China education: Embracing the online boom

2 min read | August 2020

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Central Banks

The world post Covid-19 (part 2)

The world remains in the grip of Covid-19, but the pandemic can also serve as a catalyst for change that can shape the world for decades to come.

29 min video | August 2020

Economics

Diversification from China: The push and pull factors

What are the Global implications of diversifying from China?

3 min read | August 2020

Technology

The Rise of eSports: An already growing ecosystem now accelerated by current events

The eSports ecosystem and related industries are expected to grow even after the current pandemic we are experiencing passes.

5 min read | August 2020

Central Banks

The world post Covid-19

Nomura special report

3 min read | July 2020

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Economics

Fireside Chats - The EU recovery fund: The what, the why, the how?

In this episode of our Fireside Chat series Jordan talks with Marco Brancolini from our EUR rates desk strategy team on the EU recovery fund.

21 min podcast | July 2020

Japan in focus

Japan’s post-Covid growth strategy and action plan

2 min read | July 2020

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Emerging Markets

Fireside Chats - Asia's Emerging Markets: The best of a bad bunch

The state of Asia's Emerging Markets and how they got there.

18 min podcast | July 2020

Volatility

FX Options: Embracing the Potential of Platforms

Regulatory requirements, clients’ drive for efficiency, and the experience of working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic are spurring a shift of FX option activity to platforms.

3 min read | June 2020

Japan in focus

Japan’s first digital bond offering using blockchain technology

4 min read | June 2020

Technology

Nomura Investment Forum Asia: Covid-19 will reshape global auto industry

4 min read | June 2020

Technology

Nomura Investment Forum Asia: Asia healthcare post Covid-19

3 min read | June 2020

Volatility

Sector challenges driving the rise of Convertible Bond issuance

Companies and investors set to benefit from new issuance of convertible bonds as they provide flexible finance solutions to corporates and high returns to investors.

1 min read | June 2020

Economics

US: Updating our Forecast as the Covid-19 Outbreak Matures

Different ways to think about the contraction and the long road to recovery

4 min read | May 2020

Economics

World after reopening and ideas for Japanese equities

Basic strategy likely to involve shift to sectors with high intrinsic growth rate (alpha)

3 min read | April 2020

Economics

The Global Economic Impact of Covid-19

Our weekly update on the global economic impact Covid-19 has had on GDP, and provide their base, good and bad scenarios.

3 min read | April 2020

Economics

Upturn in global IT cycle and the Japanese economy

4 min read | February 2020

Central Banks

2020 US Outlook: Extending a long expansion

2020 Growth Expectations

3 min read | February 2020

Economics

Event Risk Radar

The top market moving events that should be on your radar. Including the US Presidential election, trade talks, rate cuts & QE, Brexit and budgets, and green shoots in market survey data.

5 min video | January 2020

Technology

Asia Pacific technology: The bull phase to continue in 2020F

1 min read | January 2020

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Central Banks

Global economic outlook 2020: On shaky foundations

17 min video | January 2020

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Economics

Nomura Investment Forum Tokyo featured article: US-China conflict reshaping global trade order

5 min video | December 2019

Economics

How and why is France one of the Euro Area’s star performers?

Among its struggling European peers, how has France managed to stay ahead of the game?

3 min read | November 2019

Japan in focus

Quantum Computer Research of Nomura Asset Management

4 min read | November 2019

Technology

Does eFX still require a human touch?

Client demands for speed and efficiency, coupled with regulatory pressure for transparency, will continue to drive the growth of electronic trading, including trading of more complex products

4 min read | November 2019

Technology

What will be the role of quantum computing in the future of finance?

Tech giants like Google and IBM are racing to be the first ones to create the next generation of supercomputers, but how will they impact the world of finance?

2 min read | October 2019

Sustainability

Innovation driving Asia’s healthcare ecosystem

6 min read | October 2019

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Emerging Markets

Nomura's Commitment to Infrastructure and Power Finance

The Infrastructure and Power Finance (IPF) team is dedicated to providing capital solutions for energy, infrastructure and related assets.

2 min video | September 2019

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Japan in focus

Japan 2030

Nomura supported the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) in the creation of a deep dive podcast series looking into the future of Japan and where their culture, economy, and government will be by 2030 and beyond.

20 min podcast | September 2019

Economics

Nearing an inflection point: Preparing for a change in global growth velocity

2 min read | September 2019

Economics

Is the US on the verge of a recession?

With clear signs that the US economy has slowed, growing trade tensions rising, and new signs that global growth is slowing, is a US recession around the corner?

4 min read | September 2019

Technology

What will be the role of quantum computing in the future of finance?

Tech giants like Google and IBM are racing to be the first ones to create the next generation of supercomputers, but how will they impact the world of finance?

2 min read | August 2019

Japan in focus

Bonsai: A miniature view of global markets

How an understanding of Japan's revered bonsai helps explain the markets

3 min read | August 2019

Bonsai: How horticultural, technical and artistic expertise delivers excellence

Every tree starts with a seed or a cutting. And a bonsai, while timeless and breath-taking, is just the same.

3 min read | August 2019

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Japan in focus

The Bonsai Story

How the Japanese pursuit of perfection in bonsai has found a home in the West.

3 min video | August 2019

Bonsai

The dedication and pursuit of excellence that is inherent in caring for bonsai has taken root with Western horticulturalists and the sometimes spiritual routine that accompanies these tasks, has inspired a flourishing bonsai obsession, especially in the United Kingdom.

| August 2019

Japan in focus

Bonsai: Why long-term commitment and vision underpins their beauty

Japan’s ancient bonsai tradition, where miniaturised shrubs and trees are grown in pots for many hundreds of years. This art form is a millennium in the making.

4 min read | August 2019

Blockchain - disrupting the world of finance one distributed ledger at a time

A financial future built on distributed ledger technology, will blockchain take a bite out of banking complexity?

1 min read | July 2019

Central Banks

Global midyear economic outlook 2019

Our midyear review looks at different regions around the globe and the key factors affecting them through the remainder of 2019.

4 min read | July 2019

Emerging Markets

China video surveillance: Secure ground in the homeland

2 min read | July 2019

Economics

NIFA featured article - New equilibrium: US-China tensions and the fate of free trade

5 min read | June 2019

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Technology

NIFA featured article - Reaping the big-data dividend: Why China stands to gain most from AI

4 min read | June 2019

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Central Banks

Highlights from Nomura Investment Forum Asia 2019

1 min read | June 2019

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Technology

Dealing with Digital Transformation

6 min video | May 2019

Oishii

4 min video | May 2019

What do Japanese gardens tell us about financial markets?

We identify the 6 key themes between banking and horticulture.

2 min read | May 2019

Technology

How will asset managers survive in a data driven world?

Asset management’s next phase of disruption has arrived with big data creating the imperative for a radical re-imagination of technology in the investment processes.

6 min read | May 2019

Economics

China home appliances: Structural positives, near-term challenges

2 min read | April 2019

Economics

Chinese hog cycle and inflation

2 min read | April 2019

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Economics

Ten years after the financial crisis: a more stable financial system with new risks

2 min video | March 2019

Economics

Asia Top Ideas Breakfast Series

13 min podcast | March 2019

Technology

Demystifying blockchain technology: what you need to know

5 min read | March 2019

Emerging Markets

ASEAN internet: Opening up the mobile wallet

2 min read | February 2019

Search

| February 2019

Emerging Markets

Spearheading game-changing East-West M&A deals as Asia’s leading investment bank

2 min read | January 2019

Asia: Top 5 articles from 2018

1 min read | January 2019

Central Banks

Japan outlook 2019: gradual economic slowdown to continue

2 min read | January 2019

Technology

APAC technology: is there light at the end of the tunnel?

4 min read | January 2019

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Central Banks

India outlook 2019: elephant to lose stamina

1 min video | December 2018

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Economics

Korea outlook 2019: expect a counter-cyclical BOK policy

2 min video | December 2018

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Economics

ASEAN outlook 2019: split into two camps

2 min video | December 2018

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Economics

China outlook 2019: after winter comes spring

4 min video | December 2018

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Economics

Asia in 2019: always darkest before the dawn

3 min video | December 2018

Emerging Markets

New technology: memory hierarchy emerge through the mix

3 min read | November 2018

Central Banks

Surplus or deficit: what drives the current account matters

4 min read | October 2018

Emerging Markets

China FinTech – 2018: survival of the fittest

3 min read | July 2018

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Economics

Asia growth slowdown: six reasons why a growth slowdown lies ahead

4 min video | July 2018

Technology

Asia Pacific technology: bigger wave of the 4th Industrial Revolution

2 min read | June 2018

Emerging Markets

Digital disinflation: a powerful force taking off in emerging markets

2 min read | June 2018

Economics

From the factory to the lab: Central and Eastern Europe’s innovation push

Central and Eastern Europe has been a manufacturing hub for the continent, but the model is creaking; will digital and software innovation provide growth?

4 min read | June 2018

Economics

ASEAN: One body, many faces

6 min read | June 2018

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Central Banks

Highlights from Nomura Investment Forum Asia 2018

3 min video | June 2018

Emerging Markets

Higher oil prices drive EM divergence

We believe a continued rise in oil prices would divide EM by economic performance, for two main reasons...

1 min read | May 2018

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| May 2018

Economics

The Belt and Road Initiative: globalization, China style

3 min read | April 2018

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Economics

What is fuelling trade in global emerging markets?

2 min read | April 2018

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Economics

How is technology transforming global emerging markets?

Technology has transformed the global economy, and it’s giving emerging markets a competitive advantage.

1 min video | April 2018

Japan in focus

Japanese cross-border M&A takes off

Outbound M&A from Japanese companies is growing and could be a beacon in a volatile international environment

6 min read | March 2018

Economics

Time for the National Pension Service to escape “home bias”

2 min read | February 2018

Economics

Asia Economic Outlook 2018

1 min read | December 2017

Central Banks

The great decoupling: are Asian central banks breaking from the Fed?

2 min read | November 2017

Economics

China: coming out of the shadows

3 min read | September 2017

Economics

China equity strategy: Add Japan and India to our comparative study

3 min read | September 2017

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Economics

Highlights from Nomura Investment Forum Asia 2017

6 min video | August 2017

Economics

The tranquil path of Asian inflation

3 min read | August 2017

Economics

Are striving tiger cubs the next phase of flying geese?

11 min podcast | August 2017

Technology

China FinTech: from exuberance to execution

4 min read | May 2017