Pension giant GPIF to invest in Japanese startups for first time - Nikkei Asia

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Pension giant GPIF to invest in Japanese startups for first time - Nikkei Asia

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Investment by Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund could serve as a magnet for other pension money and give momentum to the development of Japanese startups, which have lagged behind those in the U.S., China and other countries.

TOKYO -- Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund, one of the world's largest institutional investors, will begin investing in Japanese startups in order to give the sector a boost, Nikkei has learned.

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Author / Journalist: Staff Writer

Category: InvestingFinanceAsia

Topics: Startups Nikkei Pension Investment Japanese Review Content Asian Government Japan Other

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Published On: 2022-07-04, 09:00:00

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