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John Vail

Head of Global Macro Strategy and Asset Allocation, Nikko Asset Management
John VailJohn Vail

John Vail is Nikko Asset Management’s head of global macro strategy and asset allocation and also chairs the group’s global investment committee. Before joining Nikko AM in 2006, he was chief Japanese equity strategist for JPMorgan Securities Japan from 2004 and chief strategist at Mizuho Securities USA from 2000. He also held various senior research and strategy positions at Fidelity from 1985 to 1992, based in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Japan, and covered pan-Asia equities at his own firm, Asia House Funds, for five years from 1993. Vail holds a BA from the University of Chicago.


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  • Understanding the Implications of Japan’s “Two Lost Decades”: Lessons for Europe and the United States
    by John Vail
    John Vail is Nikko Asset Management’s head of global macro strategy and asset allocation and also chairs the group’s global investment committee. Before joining Nikko AM in 2006, he was chief Japanese equity strategist for JPMorgan Securities Japan from 2004 and chief strategist at Mizuho Securities USA from 2000. He also held various senior research and strategy positions at Fidelity from 1985 to 1992, based in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Japan, and...

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