Investors' interest in Japan has faded

Aug 19, 2014 : After the intense activity of 2013, this year has seen a return to the old routines in Japan: strong bonds, weak stocks and a currency going nowhere. Foreign investors have been turning tail, with total outflows from the equity market topping $14bn so far this year. The FT's Ben McLannahan looks at what prime minister Shinzo Abe and central bank governor Haruhiko Kuroda can do to reignite interest.
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