Research Payment Expectations Show Some Movement in Japan

Investors in Japanese equities share their research spending expectations.


Though there remains some uncertainty around research payment decisions and many expect plans to remain steady in the near future, there are some investors in Japanese equities who have some differing opinions on research payments worth exploring. Investment professionals managing Japanese equities shared their insights on research payments in the 2019 All-Japan Research Team survey.

  • How are firms paying for research?
  • What changes are expected for future research spending?
  • How does asset size affect payment expectations?

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More than 1,195 investment professionals at 459 firms managing an estimated $900 Billion in Japanese equities participated in Institutional Investor’s 2019 All-Japan Research Team survey.