Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternatives in Japan
The appetite for alternative investments among Japan-based institutional investors has become the subject of much conversation. Recent economic developments in Japan have pushed many institutions to expand their horizons in the search for yield, and now two-thirds of the country’s institutional investor base invests in at least one alternative asset class.
Using the latest data from Preqin Pro, this report examines the key trends surrounding Japan-based investors’ growing activity in alternative assets. With the help of expert commentary and on-the-ground insight from a host of Japanese industry partners, including a roundtable with four local investors, we ask what the future holds for alternatives in Japan.